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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 154 111 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.35% 6.47% 7.16%
As % of the Applications category 47.53% 49.12% 46.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 59 83
Average daily rate
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£290 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.88 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+113.59% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £10.55 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.80 £17.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -6.66%
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
324 226 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.47% 13.17% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 103 173
Average daily rate £300 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £184 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £430 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 40 60
Average hourly rate £13.43 £14.00 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -7.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £11.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.40 £20.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +9 20 £173 -54.60% 14
Hook 0 17 £308 -12.02% 3
Southampton -19 15 £285 -18.57% 17
Havant +6 13 £270 -33.33% 2
Farnborough +3 9 £210 -37.77% 4
Portsmouth -1 8 £205 +105.00% 7
Winchester +4 4 £358 -20.52% 2
Fareham -1 4 £295 - 3
Aldershot - 3 - - 1
New Milton - 1 - -
Waterlooville - 1 £90 -
Petersfield - - - -
Andover - - - - 3
Eastleigh - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 251 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 124 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 117 (34.31%) Windows
4 101 (29.62%) MS Office
5 89 (26.10%) SC Cleared
6 84 (24.63%) HP
7 65 (19.06%) Project Management
8 57 (16.72%) Finance
8 57 (16.72%) Analytical Skills
9 54 (15.84%) Telecoms
10 49 (14.37%) ISTQB
11 46 (13.49%) VMware
11 46 (13.49%) SQL
12 45 (13.20%) Linux
12 45 (13.20%) SharePoint
13 44 (12.90%) MS Project
14 43 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
14 43 (12.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 42 (12.32%) Active Directory
16 40 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
17 39 (11.44%) MS Exchange
18 36 (10.56%) UNIX
19 35 (10.26%) .NET
20 33 (9.68%) Cisco
20 33 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
21 32 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
21 32 (9.38%) Oracle
22 31 (9.09%) JavaScript
23 29 (8.50%) VBA
23 29 (8.50%) PRINCE2

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 45 (13.20%) SharePoint
2 39 (11.44%) MS Exchange
3 22 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (6.45%) IIS
4 19 (5.57%) Apache
5 12 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (2.93%) IBM Notes
7 8 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (2.05%) Lync
9 6 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (1.47%) NetWeaver
11 4 (1.17%) SAS
11 4 (1.17%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.17%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.88%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.88%) Confluence
12 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.59%) ArcGIS
13 2 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 101 (29.62%) MS Office
2 44 (12.90%) MS Project
3 43 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (5.57%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.17%) SPSS
6 2 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.47%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.59%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.29%) Magento
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.76%) SaaS
2 3 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.28%) DNS
2 16 (4.69%) DHCP
3 15 (4.40%) SAN
4 13 (3.81%) Firewall
5 11 (3.23%) WAN
5 11 (3.23%) LAN
6 9 (2.64%) SMTP
7 8 (2.35%) X.400
7 8 (2.35%) X.500
8 7 (2.05%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.76%) SSL
9 6 (1.76%) WLAN
9 6 (1.76%) Internet
10 5 (1.47%) LDAP
10 5 (1.47%) S/MIME
11 4 (1.17%) VPN
11 4 (1.17%) IPsec
11 4 (1.17%) Network Security
12 2 (0.59%) ATM
12 2 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.33%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.87%) MySQL
3 14 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.23%) QlikView
5 10 (2.93%) MS Access
6 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.47%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.17%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.59%) Data Mining
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
12 2 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (2.93%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.88%) Selenium
2 3 (0.88%) FitNesse
2 3 (0.88%) JIRA
2 3 (0.88%) Maven
2 3 (0.88%) JMeter
2 3 (0.88%) JUnit
2 3 (0.88%) RSpec
2 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
2 3 (0.88%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (0.88%) SoapUI
2 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.88%) Zephyr
3 2 (0.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.29%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.29%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.29%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.29%) Moq
General
1 57 (16.72%) Finance
2 54 (15.84%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.45%) Military
4 8 (2.35%) Marketing
5 7 (2.05%) Billing
6 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.17%) Banking
7 4 (1.17%) Retail
8 3 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.59%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Law
10 1 (0.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 77 (22.58%) Analyst
2 24 (7.04%) Tester
3 19 (5.57%) Consultant
4 18 (5.28%) Support Engineer
4 18 (5.28%) Administrator
4 18 (5.28%) Coordinator
5 17 (4.99%) Project Manager
5 17 (4.99%) Data Analyst
6 15 (4.40%) Developer
7 13 (3.81%) Security Engineer
7 13 (3.81%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
8 11 (3.23%) Architect
9 10 (2.93%) Test Leader
9 10 (2.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (2.64%) Test Specialist
10 9 (2.64%) Business Analyst
10 9 (2.64%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (2.64%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (2.35%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.26%) .NET
2 28 (8.21%) HTML
2 28 (8.21%) ASP.NET
3 27 (7.92%) JSP
4 11 (3.23%) XML
5 7 (2.05%) jQuery
5 7 (2.05%) XSLT
5 7 (2.05%) CSS
6 6 (1.76%) Middleware
7 5 (1.47%) Ajax
7 5 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (1.17%) SAML
9 3 (0.88%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.88%) WCF
9 3 (0.88%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.88%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.88%) Classic ASP
9 3 (0.88%) Web Services
10 2 (0.59%) SOAP
10 2 (0.59%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.72%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.28%) Management Information System
2 18 (5.28%) Open Source
3 7 (2.05%) Clustering
4 5 (1.47%) Blackberry
4 5 (1.47%) NHS
4 5 (1.47%) Kindle
5 4 (1.17%) Statistics
6 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (0.88%) PKI
6 3 (0.88%) DTV
6 3 (0.88%) Replication
7 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.59%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.59%) HACMP
8 1 (0.29%) CMDB
8 1 (0.29%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.29%) FMCG
8 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 117 (34.31%) Windows
2 45 (13.20%) Linux
3 40 (11.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (10.56%) UNIX
5 33 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (7.04%) Windows XP
7 21 (6.16%) Windows 7
8 20 (5.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 12 (3.52%) Windows 2000
10 8 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 7 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (1.17%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
13 3 (0.88%) AIX
14 2 (0.59%) Debian
15 1 (0.29%) Solaris
15 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.06%) Project Management
2 29 (8.50%) PRINCE2
3 28 (8.21%) Migration
4 25 (7.33%) ITIL
5 21 (6.16%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (6.16%) Time Management
6 20 (5.87%) Knowledge Management
7 19 (5.57%) CRM
7 19 (5.57%) Quality Management
7 19 (5.57%) Document Management
8 15 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (4.40%) Test Strategy
9 14 (4.11%) Service Delivery
10 13 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (3.52%) ERP
12 11 (3.23%) Test Automation
12 11 (3.23%) Programme Management
12 11 (3.23%) Risk Management
12 11 (3.23%) Service Management
13 10 (2.93%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (13.49%) SQL
2 31 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 29 (8.50%) VBA
4 23 (6.74%) PowerShell
5 22 (6.45%) VB
6 20 (5.87%) PHP
7 17 (4.99%) C
8 14 (4.11%) C#
8 14 (4.11%) Java
8 14 (4.11%) Python
8 14 (4.11%) Ruby
9 13 (3.81%) Bash Shell
10 9 (2.64%) VBScript
11 5 (1.47%) Perl
12 2 (0.59%) R
12 2 (0.59%) C++
12 2 (0.59%) ABAP
12 2 (0.59%) PHP5
13 1 (0.29%) Korn
13 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 124 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 89 (26.10%) SC Cleared
3 49 (14.37%) ISTQB
4 43 (12.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 32 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (7.92%) DV Cleared
7 20 (5.87%) MCITP
8 19 (5.57%) Cisco Certification
8 19 (5.57%) MOS
9 17 (4.99%) Degree
10 15 (4.40%) CISSP
11 7 (2.05%) MCSE
12 4 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.88%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.88%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.59%) CCNA
14 2 (0.59%) HND
14 2 (0.59%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.04%) QA
2 14 (4.11%) SLA
3 13 (3.81%) PCI DSS
4 12 (3.52%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.88%) BS7799
6 2 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.29%) GAAP
System Software
1 42 (12.32%) Active Directory
2 19 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.99%) vSphere
4 13 (3.81%) Snort
5 12 (3.52%) VMware ESX
6 9 (2.64%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.76%) vCloud
8 4 (1.17%) Shibboleth
8 4 (1.17%) XenApp
8 4 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.88%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (3.52%) ARCserve
2 11 (3.23%) HP SIM
3 10 (2.93%) Backup Exec
4 9 (2.64%) SCCM
4 9 (2.64%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.76%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.47%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.17%) SCOM
7 4 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
8 3 (0.88%) WSUS
8 3 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.88%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.88%) Puppet
8 3 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 2 (0.59%) SAP Afaria
9 2 (0.59%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.29%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 251 (73.61%) Microsoft
2 84 (24.63%) HP
3 46 (13.49%) VMware
4 33 (9.68%) Cisco
5 32 (9.38%) Oracle
6 22 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 16 (4.69%) Citrix
8 14 (4.11%) CA
9 12 (3.52%) SAP
10 10 (2.93%) Lotus
11 9 (2.64%) McAfee
12 7 (2.05%) Adobe
13 6 (1.76%) Juniper
13 6 (1.76%) Sophos
14 5 (1.47%) Netezza
14 5 (1.47%) Blue Coat
14 5 (1.47%) Symantec
14 5 (1.47%) Remedy
14 5 (1.47%) Veritas
14 5 (1.47%) CheckPoint
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