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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 2 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.66% 28.24% 5.45%
As % of the Applications category 65.79% 68.52% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £165 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.06 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -6.25%
MS Excel
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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
38 54 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.36% 41.22% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 7
Average daily rate £375 £175 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £150 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) MS Office
3 12 (27.91%) Planview
4 11 (25.58%) MS Project
4 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
5 10 (23.26%) SQL
6 8 (18.60%) Oracle
6 8 (18.60%) Ericsson
6 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
6 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
6 8 (18.60%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (13.95%) MySQL
8 6 (13.95%) ITIL
8 6 (13.95%) UNIX
8 6 (13.95%) Windows
8 6 (13.95%) Linux
8 6 (13.95%) ETL
8 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
8 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (13.95%) LTE
9 5 (11.63%) C#
9 5 (11.63%) C++
9 5 (11.63%) Perl
9 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
9 5 (11.63%) XML
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.63%) SNMP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (4.65%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) FileNet
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Office
2 11 (25.58%) MS Visio
2 11 (25.58%) MS Project
3 7 (16.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) Radio Access Network
2 6 (13.95%) LTE
3 5 (11.63%) 2G
3 5 (11.63%) SNMP
3 5 (11.63%) 3G
3 5 (11.63%) Telnet
4 4 (9.30%) Internet
4 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) VPN
5 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 3 (6.98%) LAN
5 3 (6.98%) WAN
5 3 (6.98%) SMTP
5 3 (6.98%) DHCP
5 3 (6.98%) FTP
5 3 (6.98%) HTTP
5 3 (6.98%) SSH
6 1 (2.33%) HSUPA
6 1 (2.33%) 4G
6 1 (2.33%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.95%) MySQL
2 6 (13.95%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.30%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.65%) MS Access
5 2 (4.65%) Big Data
6 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.65%) JIRA
3 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (18.60%) Telecoms
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
4 2 (4.65%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Capacity Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Data Integrity Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) PMO Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Database Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Planner
6 2 (4.65%) Desktop Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) ETL Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Programme Office Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Data Administrator
7 1 (2.33%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.65%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) WSDL
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) UNIX
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) ETL
3 5 (11.63%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.63%) Validation
3 5 (11.63%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (9.30%) Workflow
4 4 (9.30%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.98%) Fault Management
5 3 (6.98%) Performance Management
5 3 (6.98%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) C#
2 5 (11.63%) C++
2 5 (11.63%) Perl
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 2 (4.65%) C
4 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Planview
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 8 (18.60%) Ericsson
4 5 (11.63%) Business Objects
4 5 (11.63%) Nortel
4 5 (11.63%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (11.63%) Huawei
5 4 (9.30%) Greenplum
6 3 (6.98%) Talend
6 3 (6.98%) Citrix
7 1 (2.33%) Mapinfo
7 1 (2.33%) Primavera
7 1 (2.33%) NEC
7 1 (2.33%) i-GRasp
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