The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 183 150 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.18% 7.29% 6.04%
As % of the Applications category 53.04% 47.62% 48.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 85 53
Average daily rate
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£365 £293 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.78% -16.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £16.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% +19.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £32.75 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
MS Excel
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
345 315 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.42% 15.30% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 177 107
Average daily rate £340 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £140 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 20 40
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.44 £23.00 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +3 38 £260 -20.00% 8
Southampton +7 27 £350 +35.92% 13
Winchester -6 18 £388 +33.62% 3
Gosport +2 11 £500 +36.98%
Portsmouth 0 8 £130 -52.72% 4
Hook +4 6 £329 +9.59%
Farnborough -5 6 £325 +54.76% 2
Fareham -1 4 £365 -2.01% 6
Aldershot -1 4 £449 -
Havant -3 4 £425 - 1
Andover -4 4 £306 -
Alton 0 1 £170 -
Petersfield - 1 £100 - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 242 (75.39%) Microsoft
2 124 (38.63%) Security Cleared
3 116 (36.14%) MS Office
4 99 (30.84%) Windows
5 93 (28.97%) SC Cleared
6 62 (19.31%) Project Management
7 56 (17.45%) SQL
8 54 (16.82%) MS Project
9 53 (16.51%) Active Directory
10 52 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
11 49 (15.26%) Finance
12 47 (14.64%) ITIL
12 47 (14.64%) UNIX
13 46 (14.33%) VMware
14 44 (13.71%) SQL Server
15 43 (13.40%) .NET
15 43 (13.40%) Oracle
16 42 (13.08%) HP
17 41 (12.77%) Linux
18 39 (12.15%) SharePoint
19 38 (11.84%) JavaScript
20 37 (11.53%) MS PowerPoint
21 36 (11.21%) HTML
22 34 (10.59%) Telecoms
23 33 (10.28%) MS Visio
23 33 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
24 32 (9.97%) Cisco
24 32 (9.97%) Management Information System
25 31 (9.66%) Migration
25 31 (9.66%) PowerShell

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 39 (12.15%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.30%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.80%) Lync
5 5 (1.56%) IIS
5 5 (1.56%) Apache
5 5 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.56%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.25%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.93%) MediaWiki
7 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.62%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.31%) TPMS
9 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.31%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 116 (36.14%) MS Office
2 54 (16.82%) MS Project
3 37 (11.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 33 (10.28%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.49%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.31%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 23 (7.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.49%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.25%) SAP SRM
5 4 (1.25%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.62%) Primavera
6 2 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.31%) Agresso
7 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.31%) CA PPM
7 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-AP
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.56%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.25%) Office 365
3 4 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.36%) SAN
2 10 (3.12%) VPN
3 9 (2.80%) LAN
4 8 (2.49%) SSL
5 7 (2.18%) Firewall
5 7 (2.18%) WAN
6 6 (1.87%) ATM
6 6 (1.87%) DNS
6 6 (1.87%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.87%) Wireless
6 6 (1.87%) Internet
7 5 (1.56%) IPsec
7 5 (1.56%) Unified Communications
7 5 (1.56%) LDAP
8 4 (1.25%) DHCP
8 4 (1.25%) IPv4
8 4 (1.25%) IPv6
9 3 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.93%) SSH
9 3 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (5.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (5.61%) Oracle Database
5 14 (4.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (4.36%) MS Access
6 13 (4.05%) QlikView
7 11 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.12%) Data Mining
8 10 (3.12%) Oracle Reports
8 10 (3.12%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.56%) DB2
11 5 (1.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (1.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.18%) Oracle APEX
2 7 (2.18%) Selenium
3 6 (1.87%) SoapUI
4 5 (1.56%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.25%) TestComplete
5 4 (1.25%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.93%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (0.93%) Hudson
6 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.93%) HP UFT
6 3 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.93%) MSI
7 2 (0.62%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.62%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (0.62%) ERwin
8 1 (0.31%) WiX
8 1 (0.31%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.31%) Jasmine
General
1 49 (15.26%) Finance
2 34 (10.59%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.36%) Retail
4 10 (3.12%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.49%) Marketing
6 7 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.25%) Military
8 3 (0.93%) Law
8 3 (0.93%) Back Office
9 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Electronics
10 1 (0.31%) Legal
10 1 (0.31%) Banking
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (24.61%) Analyst
2 35 (10.90%) Developer
3 24 (7.48%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.17%) Data Analyst
5 22 (6.85%) Coordinator
6 21 (6.54%) Consultant
7 17 (5.30%) Administrator
8 12 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
8 12 (3.74%) Support Engineer
9 11 (3.43%) Business Analyst
9 11 (3.43%) Support Analyst
9 11 (3.43%) Test Specialist
10 10 (3.12%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (2.80%) Service Analyst
11 9 (2.80%) Project Coordinator
11 9 (2.80%) Architect
11 9 (2.80%) Author
12 8 (2.49%) Service Desk Analyst
12 8 (2.49%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (13.40%) .NET
2 36 (11.21%) HTML
3 29 (9.03%) ASP.NET
4 19 (5.92%) JSP
5 12 (3.74%) CSS
6 10 (3.12%) jQuery
7 8 (2.49%) Ajax
8 7 (2.18%) Web Services
8 7 (2.18%) Middleware
9 5 (1.56%) SAML
9 5 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (1.56%) XML
9 5 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 4 (1.25%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.25%) SOAP
11 3 (0.93%) HTML5
11 3 (0.93%) WCF
11 3 (0.93%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.93%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.62%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.20%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (9.97%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.18%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.87%) Replication
6 5 (1.56%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.56%) iSeries
7 4 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.25%) Clustering
7 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.25%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (0.93%) User Experience
8 3 (0.93%) AS400
8 3 (0.93%) PKI
9 2 (0.62%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 2 (0.62%) EPoS
9 2 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 99 (30.84%) Windows
2 47 (14.64%) UNIX
3 41 (12.77%) Linux
4 33 (10.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.92%) Windows 7
7 16 (4.98%) Windows XP
8 15 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (3.43%) AIX
10 8 (2.49%) Windows 8
11 7 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (2.18%) Solaris
12 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.56%) Android
13 3 (0.93%) SUSE
13 3 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (19.31%) Project Management
2 47 (14.64%) ITIL
3 31 (9.66%) Migration
4 30 (9.35%) PRINCE2
4 30 (9.35%) CRM
5 27 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (7.17%) Time Management
8 21 (6.54%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (5.61%) Change Management
9 18 (5.61%) Knowledge Management
9 18 (5.61%) Test Scripting
9 18 (5.61%) SDLC
10 17 (5.30%) Security Testing
11 16 (4.98%) Configuration Management
12 15 (4.67%) Information Security
12 15 (4.67%) Programme Management
12 15 (4.67%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (4.36%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (17.45%) SQL
2 38 (11.84%) JavaScript
3 31 (9.66%) PowerShell
4 24 (7.48%) C
5 22 (6.85%) C#
6 18 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 17 (5.30%) Java
8 13 (4.05%) Perl
9 12 (3.74%) VBA
10 10 (3.12%) VB
11 9 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.49%) VBScript
12 8 (2.49%) Shell Script
13 5 (1.56%) PHP
14 3 (0.93%) Korn
15 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.62%) R
15 2 (0.62%) C++
16 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 124 (38.63%) Security Cleared
2 93 (28.97%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.72%) Degree
3 28 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (7.48%) ISTQB
5 20 (6.23%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (5.92%) MCITP
6 19 (5.92%) DV Cleared
6 19 (5.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (4.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 15 (4.67%) ISEB
9 7 (2.18%) HND
10 5 (1.56%) MCSE
11 4 (1.25%) MCSA
11 4 (1.25%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.93%) GCIA
12 3 (0.93%) GCIH
12 3 (0.93%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.93%) PMP
12 3 (0.93%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.36%) SLA
2 9 (2.80%) QA
3 6 (1.87%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.87%) COSO
3 6 (1.87%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.43%) vSphere
4 9 (2.80%) VMware ESX
5 8 (2.49%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.56%) Shibboleth
7 4 (1.25%) XenApp
8 3 (0.93%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (4.98%) SCCM
2 7 (2.18%) SCOM
3 6 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.56%) SCSM
5 4 (1.25%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.25%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.93%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.62%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.62%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (0.62%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.62%) Unicenter
7 2 (0.62%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.31%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.31%) WMI
Vendors
1 242 (75.39%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.33%) VMware
3 43 (13.40%) Oracle
4 42 (13.08%) HP
5 32 (9.97%) Cisco
6 16 (4.98%) Citrix
7 15 (4.67%) SAP
8 12 (3.74%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.80%) IBM
10 8 (2.49%) Remedy
11 7 (2.18%) McAfee
11 7 (2.18%) EMC
12 6 (1.87%) CA
12 6 (1.87%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.87%) Lumension
13 5 (1.56%) Google
13 5 (1.56%) Coremetrics
13 5 (1.56%) BMC
13 5 (1.56%) Juniper
14 4 (1.25%) OpenText
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