The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.68% 11.22% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category 48.72% 58.97% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 2
Average daily rate £295 £175 £192
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £111 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £268 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.81% 19.02% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 9
Average daily rate £275 £213 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £95 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £302 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +133.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
Surrey

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) MS Office
3 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (20.00%) MS Project
7 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
7 8 (17.78%) SQL
7 8 (17.78%) Windows
7 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
8 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
9 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (13.33%) ERP
9 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
9 6 (13.33%) ITIL
9 6 (13.33%) Change Management
9 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (13.33%) Network Design
9 6 (13.33%) Planview
10 5 (11.11%) Fault Management
10 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
10 5 (11.11%) Logistics
10 5 (11.11%) Games
10 5 (11.11%) MS Access
10 5 (11.11%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (2.22%) IIS
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Office
2 9 (20.00%) MS Project
3 8 (17.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.22%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Ethernet
2 4 (8.89%) VPN
2 4 (8.89%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (6.67%) LTE
3 3 (6.67%) SSH
3 3 (6.67%) 2G
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
3 3 (6.67%) WAN
3 3 (6.67%) SMTP
3 3 (6.67%) FTP
3 3 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) Internet
3 3 (6.67%) 3G
4 2 (4.44%) Intranet
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) HSRP
5 1 (2.22%) RSVP
5 1 (2.22%) VRRP
5 1 (2.22%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.11%) MS Access
3 5 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.44%) Big Data
4 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.22%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MSI
1 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (31.11%) Telecoms
2 13 (28.89%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Data Integrity Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.44%) Management Accountant
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 1 (2.22%) RAN Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) IT Support
7 1 (2.22%) Designer
7 1 (2.22%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) jQuery
1 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (2.22%) Regular Expression
1 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) Xbox
3 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.33%) ERP
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 6 (13.33%) Change Management
2 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.33%) Network Design
3 5 (11.11%) Fault Management
3 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) Statistical Analysis
3 5 (11.11%) Logistics
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) Regression Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Use Case
4 4 (8.89%) Game Development
4 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Test Strategy
5 3 (6.67%) Software Architecture
5 3 (6.67%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.11%) C
2 5 (11.11%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) VB
5 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Lua
6 1 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) HNC
3 1 (2.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
1 4 (8.89%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Planview
3 5 (11.11%) Ericsson
4 4 (8.89%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) Huawei
7 1 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.22%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.22%) Altiris
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) NEC
7 1 (2.22%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) Symantec
7 1 (2.22%) IBM
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