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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 159 133 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.15% 6.82% 7.19%
As % of the Applications category 52.30% 43.89% 55.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 55 61
Average daily rate
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£375 £315 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 15
Average hourly rate £12.63 £72.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.58% +480.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £14.15 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.04 £115.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.60% -0.86%
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
304 303 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.67% 15.54% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 140 96
Average daily rate £350 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £165 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 47
Average hourly rate £12.63 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.83% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.63 £11.18 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.21 £115.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Southampton +7 48 £393 +24.60% 15
Havant +8 16 £375 -16.66% 1
Basingstoke -3 16 £228 +75.00% 6
Gosport +15 10 £408 - 1
Winchester -5 7 £388 - 3
Hook -16 7 £275 -35.29%
Portsmouth - 7 £308 - 2
Farnborough -3 6 £491 - 9
Eastleigh -2 2 £120 -70.00%
Andover +1 1 £350 - 1
Fareham - 1 £150 - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Bordon - - - -
Ringwood - - - -
Romsey - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (72.02%) Microsoft
2 139 (41.37%) Security Cleared
3 114 (33.93%) SC Cleared
4 106 (31.55%) Windows
5 90 (26.79%) MS Office
6 74 (22.02%) HP
7 71 (21.13%) Project Management
8 59 (17.56%) UNIX
9 57 (16.96%) SQL
9 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
10 53 (15.77%) Active Directory
11 51 (15.18%) ISTQB
12 48 (14.29%) Citrix
12 48 (14.29%) Oracle
13 43 (12.80%) Knowledge Management
14 42 (12.50%) Linux
14 42 (12.50%) Finance
15 40 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 40 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 39 (11.61%) MS Project
16 39 (11.61%) VMware
17 37 (11.01%) .NET
17 37 (11.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 36 (10.71%) HTML
18 36 (10.71%) JavaScript
19 35 (10.42%) VBA
19 35 (10.42%) DV Cleared
19 35 (10.42%) PowerShell
20 34 (10.12%) Cisco
21 33 (9.82%) SAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 25 (7.44%) SharePoint
2 22 (6.55%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.68%) Confluence
5 6 (1.79%) IIS
5 6 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.19%) Lync
6 4 (1.19%) SAS
7 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.30%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.30%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.30%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.30%) Apache
9 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 90 (26.79%) MS Office
2 39 (11.61%) MS Project
3 21 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 19 (5.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.98%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.89%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.89%) SPSS
7 2 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (5.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 19 (5.65%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (2.08%) Agresso
3 5 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.30%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.82%) SAN
2 11 (3.27%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.27%) SMTP
2 11 (3.27%) Firewall
3 9 (2.68%) WAN
3 9 (2.68%) DNS
4 8 (2.38%) LAN
5 7 (2.08%) Internet
6 6 (1.79%) SSL
7 5 (1.49%) DHCP
8 4 (1.19%) X.400
8 4 (1.19%) X.500
8 4 (1.19%) Extranet
8 4 (1.19%) ATM
9 3 (0.89%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.89%) FTP
9 3 (0.89%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.89%) VPN
9 3 (0.89%) Intranet
9 3 (0.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.95%) MS Access
3 19 (5.65%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.08%) Ingres
6 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.79%) QlikView
7 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.89%) Big Data
8 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.60%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle OWB
9 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.60%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.60%) MySQL
9 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.57%) ClearCase
2 12 (3.57%) JIRA
3 11 (3.27%) NUnit
3 11 (3.27%) Subversion
3 11 (3.27%) GoogleTest
4 10 (2.98%) Cucumber
4 10 (2.98%) QuickTest Pro
4 10 (2.98%) CppUnit
4 10 (2.98%) CruiseControl
5 9 (2.68%) JUnit
5 9 (2.68%) ClearQuest
5 9 (2.68%) JMeter
6 8 (2.38%) SoapUI
6 8 (2.38%) RSpec
6 8 (2.38%) Maven
7 7 (2.08%) Ant
8 6 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 5 (1.49%) Selenium
10 3 (0.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 42 (12.50%) Finance
2 22 (6.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.79%) Retail
4 4 (1.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.19%) Military
5 3 (0.89%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.89%) Marketing
5 3 (0.89%) Publishing
5 3 (0.89%) Games
6 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.60%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.30%) Banking
7 1 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 69 (20.54%) Analyst
2 25 (7.44%) Project Manager
3 20 (5.95%) Coordinator
4 18 (5.36%) Data Analyst
5 17 (5.06%) Developer
6 15 (4.46%) Administrator
7 14 (4.17%) Test Analyst
8 12 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (3.57%) Test Specialist
9 10 (2.98%) Consultant
9 10 (2.98%) Author
10 9 (2.68%) Test Leader
10 9 (2.68%) Architect
10 9 (2.68%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.38%) Project Coordinator
12 7 (2.08%) Desktop Support
12 7 (2.08%) Support Analyst
13 6 (1.79%) Support Engineer
13 6 (1.79%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (11.01%) .NET
2 36 (10.71%) HTML
3 32 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 25 (7.44%) JSP
5 14 (4.17%) XML
6 8 (2.38%) CSS
7 7 (2.08%) wxWidgets
7 7 (2.08%) Motif
8 5 (1.49%) jQuery
9 4 (1.19%) Ajax
10 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (0.89%) JSON
10 3 (0.89%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.89%) XHTML
10 3 (0.89%) Middleware
10 3 (0.89%) HTML5
11 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (0.60%) Classic ASP
11 2 (0.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (16.96%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.98%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.38%) Derivative
4 7 (2.08%) PKI
4 7 (2.08%) User Experience
5 6 (1.79%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.49%) Clustering
7 4 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.19%) NHS
8 3 (0.89%) Economics
8 3 (0.89%) Life Science
8 3 (0.89%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.89%) Open Source
9 2 (0.60%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.60%) Informatics
9 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.30%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (31.55%) Windows
2 59 (17.56%) UNIX
3 42 (12.50%) Linux
4 40 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (5.95%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.46%) Windows XP
8 11 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.19%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.19%) AIX
11 3 (0.89%) Android
11 3 (0.89%) Solaris
11 3 (0.89%) SUSE
11 3 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.60%) CentOS
12 2 (0.60%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (21.13%) Project Management
2 43 (12.80%) Knowledge Management
3 33 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (9.52%) Migration
5 31 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (8.04%) ITIL
7 26 (7.74%) Configuration Management
8 25 (7.44%) Test Scripting
9 24 (7.14%) PRINCE2
10 23 (6.85%) CRM
10 23 (6.85%) Software Testing
11 18 (5.36%) Security Testing
12 17 (5.06%) Integration Testing
13 15 (4.46%) ERP
14 14 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (4.17%) Change Management
14 14 (4.17%) Project Planning
14 14 (4.17%) Time Management
15 13 (3.87%) OO
16 12 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 57 (16.96%) SQL
2 36 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 35 (10.42%) VBA
3 35 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 21 (6.25%) C
5 17 (5.06%) Java
6 14 (4.17%) VB
7 11 (3.27%) C#
7 11 (3.27%) C++
8 7 (2.08%) Ruby
8 7 (2.08%) Python
9 5 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.19%) VBScript
11 3 (0.89%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.89%) Perl
11 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) Korn
12 1 (0.30%) PHP
12 1 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 139 (41.37%) Security Cleared
2 114 (33.93%) SC Cleared
3 51 (15.18%) ISTQB
4 40 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (11.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 35 (10.42%) DV Cleared
7 25 (7.44%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (7.14%) Degree
9 21 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 20 (5.95%) MCITP
11 17 (5.06%) ISEB
12 10 (2.98%) HND
13 6 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.49%) MCP
15 4 (1.19%) PMI Certification
15 4 (1.19%) CCNP
15 4 (1.19%) MCSA
15 4 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 3 (0.89%) CAPM
16 3 (0.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.08%) SLA
2 4 (1.19%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) COSO
3 2 (0.60%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 53 (15.77%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.68%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.79%) vSphere
5 5 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (1.49%) XenApp
6 3 (0.89%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.89%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (0.89%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.30%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.30%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 27 (8.04%) HP Quality Center
2 20 (5.95%) SCCM
3 10 (2.98%) ARCserve
4 8 (2.38%) Vagrant
4 8 (2.38%) Puppet
5 7 (2.08%) HP SIM
6 6 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (1.49%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (1.19%) SAP Afaria
8 4 (1.19%) SCOM
9 3 (0.89%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.89%) Nagios
10 2 (0.60%) SCDPM
10 2 (0.60%) SCSM
10 2 (0.60%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.60%) Unicenter
11 1 (0.30%) HP Data Protector
11 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.30%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 242 (72.02%) Microsoft
2 74 (22.02%) HP
3 48 (14.29%) Citrix
3 48 (14.29%) Oracle
4 39 (11.61%) VMware
5 34 (10.12%) Cisco
6 15 (4.46%) Red Hat
7 9 (2.68%) Primavera
8 8 (2.38%) Apple
8 8 (2.38%) CA
8 8 (2.38%) NetApp
9 7 (2.08%) Altiris
10 6 (1.79%) McAfee
10 6 (1.79%) Adobe
10 6 (1.79%) SAP
11 4 (1.19%) Lumension
12 3 (0.89%) Telerik
12 3 (0.89%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.89%) Ariba
12 3 (0.89%) JD Edwards
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