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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.70% 14.97% 8.02%
As % of the Applications category 53.49% 60.98% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 5
Average daily rate
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£394 £338 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £281 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £271
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
- -4.69%
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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
43 41 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.00% 24.55% 24.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 16
Average daily rate £305 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £208 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £430 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £165.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.21% +768.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) MS Office
3 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 13 (26.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle
5 10 (20.00%) Linux
6 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (18.00%) MS Project
6 9 (18.00%) UNIX
7 8 (16.00%) Perl
7 8 (16.00%) C#
7 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (16.00%) Data Management
7 8 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (14.00%) Business Objects
8 7 (14.00%) ETL
9 6 (12.00%) Scrum
9 6 (12.00%) Validation
9 6 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (10.00%) Migration
10 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) MySQL
11 4 (8.00%) .NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (8.00%) Lync
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 19 (38.00%) MS Office
2 15 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 9 (18.00%) MS Project
4 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (8.00%) 3G
2 4 (8.00%) 2G
3 3 (6.00%) 4G
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) SNMP
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
4 2 (4.00%) Telnet
4 2 (4.00%) LTE
5 1 (2.00%) Intranet
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) GSM
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
6 1 (2.00%) SAP BI
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (16.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Developer
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 7 (14.00%) Report Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Administrator
4 5 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Designer
6 2 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 1 (2.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.00%) WinForms
3 2 (4.00%) WPF
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.00%) jQuery
4 1 (2.00%) WCF
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.00%) FMCG
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Linux
3 9 (18.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) Data Management
2 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (14.00%) ETL
3 6 (12.00%) Scrum
3 6 (12.00%) Validation
3 6 (12.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (10.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.00%) ERP
5 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (8.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.00%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.00%) Analytics
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) Perl
2 8 (16.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) C++
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) VBScript
5 2 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) CISSP
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.00%) SCCM
1 1 (2.00%) Puppet
1 1 (2.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (8.00%) Planview
4 4 (8.00%) Greenplum
5 3 (6.00%) Huawei
5 3 (6.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 3 (6.00%) Nortel
5 3 (6.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco
7 1 (2.00%) Talend
7 1 (2.00%) Tufin
7 1 (2.00%) Altiris
7 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.00%) NetApp
7 1 (2.00%) Nokia
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.00%) Juniper