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 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 21 23 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 165 137 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.89% 7.28% 6.52%
As % of the Applications category 57.09% 44.19% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 53 44
Average daily rate
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£388 £315 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £126 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 12
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.88 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.96% +23.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £13.35 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £69.25 £39.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
- -4.69%
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
289 310 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.82% 16.46% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 141 67
Average daily rate £355 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £183 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 36
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £12.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% +19.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £43.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 5 March 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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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
Southampton +7 51 £393 +27.53% 22
Havant +10 15 £388 -13.88% 3
Hook -9 12 £275 +4.76% 2
Basingstoke -13 9 £260 -13.33% 7
Farnborough -6 8 £491 - 4
Portsmouth - 7 £285 - 7
Winchester -4 5 £365 - 6
Eastleigh +3 4 £120 -
Andover +1 1 £350 - 1
Fareham -3 1 £150 - 5
Aldershot - 1 - - 1
Ringwood - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 265 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 154 (42.08%) Security Cleared
3 127 (34.70%) SC Cleared
4 121 (33.06%) Windows
5 98 (26.78%) MS Office
6 85 (23.22%) HP
7 79 (21.58%) Project Management
8 72 (19.67%) SQL
9 69 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
10 59 (16.12%) Active Directory
11 57 (15.57%) UNIX
12 53 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (13.93%) Oracle
14 49 (13.39%) Citrix
14 49 (13.39%) ISTQB
15 46 (12.57%) VMware
16 43 (11.75%) Finance
17 42 (11.48%) MS Project
18 40 (10.93%) Telecoms
18 40 (10.93%) Knowledge Management
19 37 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
19 37 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
20 36 (9.84%) MS Exchange
20 36 (9.84%) VBA
21 35 (9.56%) Linux
21 35 (9.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 34 (9.29%) .NET
22 34 (9.29%) Migration
22 34 (9.29%) DV Cleared
23 33 (9.02%) PowerShell

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 36 (9.84%) MS Exchange
2 31 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (3.83%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.46%) IIS
5 9 (2.46%) Confluence
6 7 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.64%) Lync
8 5 (1.37%) SAS
9 4 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.82%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.27%) LiveCycle
12 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.27%) JBoss
12 1 (0.27%) CMS
Applications
1 98 (26.78%) MS Office
2 42 (11.48%) MS Project
3 21 (5.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (5.46%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.73%) PaintShop Pro
6 4 (1.09%) SPSS
7 2 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.55%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.27%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 21 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.91%) Agresso
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.91%) SaaS
2 3 (0.82%) Office 365
3 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.74%) SAN
2 19 (5.19%) SMTP
3 13 (3.55%) Firewall
4 12 (3.28%) DNS
5 11 (3.01%) TCP/IP
6 8 (2.19%) WAN
6 8 (2.19%) DHCP
7 7 (1.91%) LAN
8 5 (1.37%) Internet
9 4 (1.09%) X.400
9 4 (1.09%) X.500
9 4 (1.09%) SSL
10 3 (0.82%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.82%) IMAP
10 3 (0.82%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.82%) FTP
10 3 (0.82%) Extranet
11 2 (0.55%) Intranet
11 2 (0.55%) RTP
11 2 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.74%) MS Access
2 21 (5.74%) Oracle Reports
3 11 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.91%) Ingres
5 7 (1.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.09%) MySQL
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.09%) QlikView
7 4 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.82%) Big Data
9 2 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (3.83%) ClearCase
2 13 (3.55%) Jenkins
3 12 (3.28%) JIRA
4 11 (3.01%) Subversion
4 11 (3.01%) NUnit
4 11 (3.01%) ClearQuest
4 11 (3.01%) GoogleTest
5 10 (2.73%) Cucumber
5 10 (2.73%) QuickTest Pro
5 10 (2.73%) CruiseControl
5 10 (2.73%) CppUnit
6 9 (2.46%) JUnit
6 9 (2.46%) JMeter
7 8 (2.19%) RSpec
7 8 (2.19%) SoapUI
7 8 (2.19%) Maven
8 7 (1.91%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.91%) Ant
9 5 (1.37%) Selenium
10 4 (1.09%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 43 (11.75%) Finance
2 40 (10.93%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.37%) Retail
5 4 (1.09%) Military
5 4 (1.09%) Marketing
6 3 (0.82%) Billing
6 3 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.82%) Italian Language
6 3 (0.82%) Games
6 3 (0.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.55%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 78 (21.31%) Analyst
2 29 (7.92%) Project Manager
3 23 (6.28%) Administrator
4 22 (6.01%) Coordinator
5 19 (5.19%) Developer
5 19 (5.19%) Data Analyst
6 15 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (3.83%) Test Analyst
8 13 (3.55%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (3.01%) Project Coordinator
9 11 (3.01%) Test Specialist
10 10 (2.73%) Author
11 9 (2.46%) Business Analyst
11 9 (2.46%) Architect
12 8 (2.19%) Test Leader
12 8 (2.19%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (1.91%) Security Specialist
13 7 (1.91%) Senior Systems Administrator
13 7 (1.91%) Support Analyst
13 7 (1.91%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (9.29%) .NET
2 31 (8.47%) HTML
3 29 (7.92%) ASP.NET
4 22 (6.01%) JSP
5 15 (4.10%) XML
6 7 (1.91%) wxWidgets
6 7 (1.91%) Motif
7 6 (1.64%) CSS
8 5 (1.37%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.09%) Software Packaging
9 4 (1.09%) Ajax
10 3 (0.82%) jQuery
10 3 (0.82%) JSON
10 3 (0.82%) Web Services
11 2 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (0.55%) HTML5
11 2 (0.55%) Middleware
11 2 (0.55%) OLE
11 2 (0.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (18.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.01%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.19%) Derivative
4 7 (1.91%) Clustering
5 6 (1.64%) PKI
6 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.37%) User Experience
7 4 (1.09%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.09%) NHS
8 3 (0.82%) Economics
8 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.82%) Life Science
8 3 (0.82%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.82%) HACMP
9 2 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.55%) Open Source
9 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.55%) Statistics
9 2 (0.55%) Informatics
9 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 121 (33.06%) Windows
2 57 (15.57%) UNIX
3 53 (14.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (9.56%) Linux
6 25 (6.83%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.64%) Windows XP
8 14 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.73%) Windows 2000
9 10 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.37%) AIX
11 3 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.55%) Solaris
12 2 (0.55%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.55%) Android
12 2 (0.55%) CentOS
12 2 (0.55%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (21.58%) Project Management
2 40 (10.93%) Knowledge Management
3 34 (9.29%) Migration
4 32 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (7.38%) ITIL
7 24 (6.56%) Test Scripting
8 23 (6.28%) Software Testing
8 23 (6.28%) Configuration Management
9 21 (5.74%) PRINCE2
10 20 (5.46%) CRM
11 18 (4.92%) Time Management
11 18 (4.92%) Project Planning
12 17 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (4.37%) Integration Testing
13 16 (4.37%) ERP
14 15 (4.10%) Security Testing
15 14 (3.83%) Mentoring
15 14 (3.83%) Data Analysis
16 12 (3.28%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (19.67%) SQL
2 36 (9.84%) VBA
3 33 (9.02%) PowerShell
4 32 (8.74%) JavaScript
5 19 (5.19%) C
6 17 (4.64%) VB
7 14 (3.83%) Java
8 13 (3.55%) C#
9 11 (3.01%) C++
10 7 (1.91%) Ruby
10 7 (1.91%) Python
11 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.09%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.55%) VBScript
14 1 (0.27%) Korn
14 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
14 1 (0.27%) COBOL
14 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 154 (42.08%) Security Cleared
2 127 (34.70%) SC Cleared
3 49 (13.39%) ISTQB
4 37 (10.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (9.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 34 (9.29%) DV Cleared
7 26 (7.10%) Degree
8 19 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (4.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 17 (4.64%) MCITP
11 15 (4.10%) ISEB
12 9 (2.46%) VCP4
13 8 (2.19%) HND
14 6 (1.64%) MCP
14 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.09%) MCSA
15 4 (1.09%) PMI Certification
15 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.82%) MOS
16 3 (0.82%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.73%) SLA
2 7 (1.91%) QA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) COSO
3 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 59 (16.12%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.73%) vSphere
3 10 (2.73%) VMware ESX
4 8 (2.19%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.91%) XenApp
6 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.55%) vCloud
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.27%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 28 (7.65%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (4.92%) SCCM
2 18 (4.92%) ARCserve
3 14 (3.83%) HP SIM
4 8 (2.19%) Puppet
4 8 (2.19%) Vagrant
5 7 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.09%) SAP Afaria
7 4 (1.09%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.82%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.82%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.82%) Nagios
8 3 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.55%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.55%) SCOM
9 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.27%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 265 (72.40%) Microsoft
2 85 (23.22%) HP
3 51 (13.93%) Oracle
4 49 (13.39%) Citrix
5 46 (12.57%) VMware
6 28 (7.65%) Cisco
7 16 (4.37%) CA
8 14 (3.83%) Primavera
8 14 (3.83%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.19%) SAP
9 8 (2.19%) Apple
9 8 (2.19%) NetApp
10 7 (1.91%) Altiris
10 7 (1.91%) Adobe
11 6 (1.64%) Lumension
11 6 (1.64%) McAfee
12 4 (1.09%) Remedy
12 4 (1.09%) IBM
12 4 (1.09%) Netezza
13 3 (0.82%) Ariba
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