The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 5 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 11.17% 16.06% 4.38%
As % of the Applications category 64.52% 61.11% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 3
Average daily rate
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£425 £420 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +86.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £295 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £500 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -5.72%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 36 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.32% 26.28% 25.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 18
Average daily rate £325 £375 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £252 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Guildford region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Guildford region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) MS Office
3 16 (32.65%) MS Visio
4 14 (28.57%) SQL
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle
5 12 (24.49%) Linux
6 11 (22.45%) UNIX
6 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (20.41%) MS Project
7 10 (20.41%) Perl
7 10 (20.41%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (20.41%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (18.37%) C#
8 9 (18.37%) Windows
8 9 (18.37%) ETL
9 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
9 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (16.33%) Data Management
9 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) Validation
10 7 (14.29%) Scrum
10 7 (14.29%) MySQL
10 7 (14.29%) C++
11 6 (12.24%) Ericsson
11 6 (12.24%) 2G
11 6 (12.24%) 3G
11 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) Lync
2 1 (2.04%) FileNet
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Office
2 16 (32.65%) MS Visio
3 10 (20.41%) MS Project
4 6 (12.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (12.24%) 2G
2 6 (12.24%) 3G
3 4 (8.16%) SNMP
3 4 (8.16%) Telnet
3 4 (8.16%) LTE
4 3 (6.12%) 4G
4 3 (6.12%) DHCP
4 3 (6.12%) DNS
5 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 1 (2.04%) GSM
6 1 (2.04%) Intranet
6 1 (2.04%) Internet
6 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.04%) SAP BI
6 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
1 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Developer
2 13 (26.53%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Database Developer
5 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Project Planner
7 2 (4.08%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.08%) Designer
8 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.04%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.12%) Web Services
4 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.08%) SOAP
4 2 (4.08%) WSDL
4 2 (4.08%) WinForms
4 2 (4.08%) REST
4 2 (4.08%) WPF
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) jQuery
5 1 (2.04%) WCF
5 1 (2.04%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.04%) CSS
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) UNIX
3 9 (18.37%) Windows
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ETL
2 8 (16.33%) Data Management
2 8 (16.33%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.29%) Validation
3 7 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (12.24%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Migration
6 4 (8.16%) ERP
6 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.16%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.16%) Performance Management
6 4 (8.16%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.12%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) Perl
3 9 (18.37%) C#
4 7 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (10.20%) Java
5 5 (10.20%) C
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) VBScript
7 2 (4.08%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) MCITP
3 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) CISSP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.04%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.49%) Oracle
3 8 (16.33%) Business Objects
4 6 (12.24%) Ericsson
5 5 (10.20%) Greenplum
5 5 (10.20%) Huawei
5 5 (10.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 5 (10.20%) Nortel
6 4 (8.16%) Planview
7 3 (6.12%) VMware
7 3 (6.12%) SAP
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco
8 2 (4.08%) Talend
9 1 (2.04%) Tufin
9 1 (2.04%) Altiris
9 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Nokia
9 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) Juniper
Guildford
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago