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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 191 113 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.75% 6.50% 5.94%
As % of the Applications category 55.69% 41.70% 53.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 39 37
Average daily rate
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£305 £290 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 19
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.38 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.52% -7.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.25 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £25.75 £67.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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
343 271 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.71% 15.59% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 118 59
Average daily rate £305 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.42% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 42
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.81 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £35.00 £41.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Hook -1 31 £321 +28.25%
Gosport - 28 £455 - 2
Southampton -8 25 £200 -27.27% 14
Basingstoke +1 20 £182 -56.00% 4
Portsmouth 0 9 £340 +33.99% 7
Winchester +6 6 £280 - 2
Farnborough - 5 £200 - 4
Eastleigh - 5 £175 - 3
Havant -4 3 £450 +50.00%
Aldershot - 3 - -
Fareham -6 2 £375 - 10
Andover -8 1 £475 +427.77% 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 257 (73.43%) Microsoft
2 152 (43.43%) Security Cleared
3 125 (35.71%) Windows
4 117 (33.43%) SC Cleared
5 93 (26.57%) MS Office
6 81 (23.14%) HP
7 80 (22.86%) Project Management
8 70 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 69 (19.71%) SQL
10 53 (15.14%) Finance
11 52 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (14.29%) Active Directory
13 49 (14.00%) Telecoms
14 47 (13.43%) VMware
14 47 (13.43%) UNIX
15 45 (12.86%) ISTQB
16 43 (12.29%) MS Exchange
17 42 (12.00%) MS Project
18 40 (11.43%) Citrix
19 39 (11.14%) Oracle
20 37 (10.57%) Migration
21 36 (10.29%) SharePoint
22 35 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
23 34 (9.71%) DV Cleared
23 34 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
24 33 (9.43%) .NET
25 32 (9.14%) Linux
25 32 (9.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 32 (9.14%) Windows 7
26 31 (8.86%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 43 (12.29%) MS Exchange
2 36 (10.29%) SharePoint
3 22 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.14%) IIS
6 10 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (2.57%) Lync
8 7 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.00%) SAS
9 6 (1.71%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.43%) Confluence
11 4 (1.14%) Apache
12 3 (0.86%) CMS
12 3 (0.86%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.57%) NetWeaver
13 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.57%) Drupal
13 2 (0.57%) WordPress
14 1 (0.29%) LiveCycle
14 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
Applications
1 93 (26.57%) MS Office
2 42 (12.00%) MS Project
3 28 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (5.14%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.00%) SPSS
6 5 (1.43%) PaintShop Pro
7 3 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.29%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.29%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (3.14%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.29%) Agresso
2 8 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.57%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.57%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.29%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.29%) SaaS
2 4 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.43%) SAN
2 20 (5.71%) SMTP
3 17 (4.86%) DNS
4 16 (4.57%) Firewall
5 15 (4.29%) DHCP
6 13 (3.71%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.57%) LAN
7 9 (2.57%) WAN
8 5 (1.43%) X.400
8 5 (1.43%) X.500
8 5 (1.43%) Internet
9 4 (1.14%) WLAN
10 3 (0.86%) IMAP
11 2 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.57%) BIG-IP
11 2 (0.57%) VPN
11 2 (0.57%) FTP
11 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.57%) SSL
12 1 (0.29%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.71%) MS Access
3 19 (5.43%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (3.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.71%) MySQL
7 6 (1.71%) Ingres
8 5 (1.43%) QlikView
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.86%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.86%) Big Data
10 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (3.14%) ClearCase
2 10 (2.86%) Subversion
3 9 (2.57%) NUnit
3 9 (2.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 9 (2.57%) ClearQuest
3 9 (2.57%) GoogleTest
4 8 (2.29%) CppUnit
4 8 (2.29%) CruiseControl
5 6 (1.71%) Ant
5 6 (1.71%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.43%) JMeter
6 5 (1.43%) JIRA
6 5 (1.43%) Selenium
7 4 (1.14%) FitNesse
7 4 (1.14%) Maven
7 4 (1.14%) JUnit
7 4 (1.14%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.14%) RSpec
7 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.14%) SoapUI
General
1 53 (15.14%) Finance
2 49 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.00%) Marketing
3 7 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.43%) Military
4 5 (1.43%) Banking
4 5 (1.43%) Billing
5 4 (1.14%) Retail
6 3 (0.86%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.57%) Publishing
7 2 (0.57%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (21.71%) Analyst
2 26 (7.43%) Project Manager
2 26 (7.43%) Administrator
3 24 (6.86%) Data Analyst
4 20 (5.71%) Coordinator
4 20 (5.71%) Developer
5 13 (3.71%) Test Analyst
5 13 (3.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (3.43%) Project Coordinator
6 12 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (2.86%) Tester
8 8 (2.29%) Architect
8 8 (2.29%) Consultant
8 8 (2.29%) Support Engineer
8 8 (2.29%) Security Specialist
8 8 (2.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 7 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (2.00%) Desktop Support
10 6 (1.71%) Support Analyst
10 6 (1.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.43%) .NET
2 31 (8.86%) HTML
3 28 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 24 (6.86%) JSP
5 15 (4.29%) XML
6 6 (1.71%) Motif
6 6 (1.71%) CSS
6 6 (1.71%) wxWidgets
7 5 (1.43%) jQuery
7 5 (1.43%) Web Services
7 5 (1.43%) Ajax
8 4 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.86%) WCF
9 3 (0.86%) OLE
10 2 (0.57%) XSLT
10 2 (0.57%) SOAP
10 2 (0.57%) Symfony
10 2 (0.57%) CodeIgniter
10 2 (0.57%) JSON
10 2 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 70 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.00%) Derivative
4 6 (1.71%) Clustering
5 5 (1.43%) NHS
5 5 (1.43%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.14%) PKI
6 4 (1.14%) Kindle
6 4 (1.14%) Open Source
7 3 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.86%) HACMP
8 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.57%) Informatics
8 2 (0.57%) Statistics
8 2 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.57%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.29%) Life Science
9 1 (0.29%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 125 (35.71%) Windows
2 52 (14.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (13.43%) UNIX
4 34 (9.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (9.14%) Linux
5 32 (9.14%) Windows 7
6 21 (6.00%) Windows XP
7 13 (3.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (3.14%) Windows 2000
9 9 (2.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.14%) AIX
11 3 (0.86%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.57%) Debian
13 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (22.86%) Project Management
2 37 (10.57%) Migration
3 35 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 29 (8.29%) ITIL
5 24 (6.86%) PRINCE2
6 21 (6.00%) ERP
7 20 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (5.71%) Test Scripting
7 20 (5.71%) Time Management
8 17 (4.86%) CRM
8 17 (4.86%) Software Testing
9 16 (4.57%) Data Migration
10 15 (4.29%) Security Testing
10 15 (4.29%) Mentoring
10 15 (4.29%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (4.29%) Change Management
11 14 (4.00%) Configuration Management
11 14 (4.00%) Integration Testing
12 13 (3.71%) OO
12 13 (3.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (19.71%) SQL
2 31 (8.86%) JavaScript
3 28 (8.00%) VBA
4 25 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 19 (5.43%) VB
6 18 (5.14%) C
7 15 (4.29%) C#
8 9 (2.57%) C++
9 8 (2.29%) Python
10 7 (2.00%) Java
11 4 (1.14%) PHP
11 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.86%) VBScript
13 2 (0.57%) PHP5
13 2 (0.57%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.57%) R
13 2 (0.57%) Ruby
13 2 (0.57%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.57%) ABAP
14 1 (0.29%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 152 (43.43%) Security Cleared
2 117 (33.43%) SC Cleared
3 45 (12.86%) ISTQB
4 34 (9.71%) DV Cleared
5 32 (9.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (7.43%) Degree
7 22 (6.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 21 (6.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (5.43%) MCITP
10 18 (5.14%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (2.29%) HND
12 7 (2.00%) MCP
13 6 (1.71%) ISEB
14 5 (1.43%) MOS
15 4 (1.14%) MCSA
16 3 (0.86%) MCSE
16 3 (0.86%) CCNP
16 3 (0.86%) PMI Certification
17 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
17 2 (0.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.86%) QA
2 8 (2.29%) ISO 9001
2 8 (2.29%) SLA
3 3 (0.86%) BS7799
3 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.29%) GAAP
5 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 50 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.00%) vSphere
4 11 (3.14%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.43%) vCloud
6 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.14%) XenApp
7 3 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (0.57%) Snort
9 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.29%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.29%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 19 (5.43%) HP Quality Center
2 18 (5.14%) ARCserve
3 15 (4.29%) HP SIM
4 12 (3.43%) SCCM
5 6 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (1.71%) Backup Exec
6 5 (1.43%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 4 (1.14%) Puppet
7 4 (1.14%) Vagrant
8 3 (0.86%) SCOM
8 3 (0.86%) WSUS
9 2 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.57%) Unicenter
9 2 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.57%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
10 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.29%) SAP Afaria
10 1 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 257 (73.43%) Microsoft
2 81 (23.14%) HP
3 47 (13.43%) VMware
4 40 (11.43%) Citrix
5 39 (11.14%) Oracle
6 28 (8.00%) Cisco
7 16 (4.57%) CA
8 15 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 11 (3.14%) SAP
10 10 (2.86%) Adobe
10 10 (2.86%) Primavera
11 8 (2.29%) NetApp
12 7 (2.00%) Netezza
13 6 (1.71%) Symantec
13 6 (1.71%) Lotus
14 5 (1.43%) Veritas
14 5 (1.43%) Apple
14 5 (1.43%) Acronis
14 5 (1.43%) Sophos
15 4 (1.14%) Altiris
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £100 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 5 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £18.00 - £21.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago