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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 157 114 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.50% 6.31% 6.75%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 50.22% 46.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 71
Average daily rate
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£293 £350 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.42% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £155 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 18
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.06 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -6.25%
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
314 227 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.00% 12.56% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 108 154
Average daily rate £295 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £430 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 37 48
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.38 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% -20.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £24.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +22 30 £380 +0.66% 7
Southampton -16 17 £230 -29.23% 12
Havant +8 15 £425 +4.93% 2
Portsmouth +6 8 £275 +175.00% 2
Hook -6 7 £300 -6.12% 3
Farnborough -2 6 £210 -37.77% 5
Fareham -2 5 £295 - 2
Aldershot - 5 - -
Winchester - 4 £290 - 4
Andover -4 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £165 - 1
New Milton - 1 - -
Petersfield - - - - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 232 (72.05%) Microsoft
2 110 (34.16%) Security Cleared
3 108 (33.54%) Windows
4 97 (30.12%) MS Office
5 76 (23.60%) SC Cleared
6 74 (22.98%) HP
7 52 (16.15%) Finance
8 50 (15.53%) Project Management
9 48 (14.91%) Telecoms
10 46 (14.29%) ISTQB
11 45 (13.98%) Linux
12 43 (13.35%) SharePoint
13 42 (13.04%) SQL
14 41 (12.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 39 (12.11%) MS PowerPoint
16 37 (11.49%) MS Project
16 37 (11.49%) UNIX
16 37 (11.49%) Active Directory
17 35 (10.87%) VMware
18 34 (10.56%) .NET
19 32 (9.94%) JavaScript
19 32 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (9.63%) Oracle
20 31 (9.63%) PRINCE2
20 31 (9.63%) Cisco
20 31 (9.63%) Migration
21 30 (9.32%) HTML
21 30 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (9.01%) ITIL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (13.35%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.07%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.90%) Apache
4 18 (5.59%) IIS
5 14 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (3.11%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.55%) Lync
9 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.24%) GlassFish
9 4 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.24%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.93%) Confluence
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.62%) WordPress
11 2 (0.62%) Drupal
11 2 (0.62%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 97 (30.12%) MS Office
2 39 (12.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 37 (11.49%) MS Project
4 18 (5.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.31%) SPSS
6 1 (0.31%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 6 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.24%) SAP BPC
3 3 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.62%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.31%) Magento
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.31%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.31%) Agresso
5 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.93%) SaaS
2 1 (0.31%) Office 365
2 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.97%) SAN
2 13 (4.04%) DNS
3 11 (3.42%) LAN
3 11 (3.42%) WAN
3 11 (3.42%) DHCP
4 10 (3.11%) Firewall
5 8 (2.48%) X.400
5 8 (2.48%) X.500
5 8 (2.48%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.86%) SSL
6 6 (1.86%) Internet
6 6 (1.86%) WLAN
7 5 (1.55%) S/MIME
7 5 (1.55%) SMTP
7 5 (1.55%) LDAP
8 4 (1.24%) HTTP
8 4 (1.24%) VPN
8 4 (1.24%) Network Security
8 4 (1.24%) IPsec
9 2 (0.62%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.59%) MySQL
3 16 (4.97%) QlikView
4 11 (3.42%) MS Access
5 9 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.55%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.93%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 10 (3.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.24%) Selenium
2 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.93%) Zephyr
3 3 (0.93%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.93%) RSpec
3 3 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.93%) FitNesse
3 3 (0.93%) JIRA
3 3 (0.93%) JUnit
3 3 (0.93%) JMeter
3 3 (0.93%) Subversion
3 3 (0.93%) Maven
4 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.31%) Toad
5 1 (0.31%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.31%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.31%) XMLSpy
General
1 52 (16.15%) Finance
2 48 (14.91%) Telecoms
3 25 (7.76%) Military
4 5 (1.55%) Banking
4 5 (1.55%) Marketing
5 4 (1.24%) Billing
6 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.62%) Retail
7 2 (0.62%) Local Government
7 2 (0.62%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.31%) Games
8 1 (0.31%) Back Office
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (22.36%) Analyst
2 24 (7.45%) Tester
3 22 (6.83%) Support Engineer
4 21 (6.52%) Developer
4 21 (6.52%) Consultant
5 15 (4.66%) Coordinator
5 15 (4.66%) Administrator
6 13 (4.04%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.04%) Security Engineer
7 12 (3.73%) Data Analyst
8 11 (3.42%) Business Analyst
8 11 (3.42%) Architect
9 10 (3.11%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (2.80%) Test Specialist
10 9 (2.80%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (2.48%) Project Coordinator
11 8 (2.48%) QA Tester
11 8 (2.48%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (2.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.56%) .NET
2 30 (9.32%) HTML
3 28 (8.70%) ASP.NET
4 27 (8.39%) JSP
5 12 (3.73%) XML
6 9 (2.80%) CSS
7 8 (2.48%) XSLT
7 8 (2.48%) jQuery
8 6 (1.86%) Middleware
8 6 (1.86%) Ajax
9 4 (1.24%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.24%) SAML
10 3 (0.93%) SOAP
10 3 (0.93%) Web Services
10 3 (0.93%) Classic ASP
10 3 (0.93%) WCF
10 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 2 (0.62%) Symfony
11 2 (0.62%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.59%) Open Source
2 17 (5.28%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.80%) Replication
4 6 (1.86%) Statistics
5 5 (1.55%) Kindle
5 5 (1.55%) NHS
6 4 (1.24%) Clustering
7 3 (0.93%) DTV
7 3 (0.93%) PKI
7 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.62%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.62%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.62%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) MPEG
9 1 (0.31%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.31%) AVVID
9 1 (0.31%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.31%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 108 (33.54%) Windows
2 45 (13.98%) Linux
3 37 (11.49%) UNIX
4 32 (9.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (9.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 22 (6.83%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.17%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.17%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.24%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.62%) Debian
13 1 (0.31%) AIX
13 1 (0.31%) Solaris
13 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (15.53%) Project Management
2 31 (9.63%) PRINCE2
2 31 (9.63%) Migration
3 29 (9.01%) ITIL
4 27 (8.39%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (5.59%) Quality Management
6 17 (5.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (5.28%) CRM
6 17 (5.28%) Document Management
6 17 (5.28%) Time Management
7 16 (4.97%) Knowledge Management
8 14 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 12 (3.73%) Test Strategy
10 11 (3.42%) Risk Management
10 11 (3.42%) Service Management
10 11 (3.42%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.11%) Software Engineering
11 10 (3.11%) Programme Management
12 9 (2.80%) Change Management
12 9 (2.80%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (13.04%) SQL
2 32 (9.94%) JavaScript
3 25 (7.76%) VBA
4 23 (7.14%) VB
5 22 (6.83%) C
6 21 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 20 (6.21%) PHP
8 18 (5.59%) Java
9 15 (4.66%) Python
9 15 (4.66%) Ruby
10 13 (4.04%) Bash Shell
11 12 (3.73%) C#
12 10 (3.11%) VBScript
13 7 (2.17%) Perl
14 3 (0.93%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.62%) C++
15 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.62%) ActionScript 2.0
15 2 (0.62%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.62%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 110 (34.16%) Security Cleared
2 76 (23.60%) SC Cleared
3 46 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 41 (12.73%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 32 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 26 (8.07%) DV Cleared
7 20 (6.21%) MCITP
8 19 (5.90%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (5.28%) MOS
10 15 (4.66%) CISSP
10 15 (4.66%) Degree
11 7 (2.17%) MCSE
12 4 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.93%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.93%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.62%) ECDL
14 2 (0.62%) CCNA
14 2 (0.62%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.52%) QA
2 16 (4.97%) ISO 9001
3 13 (4.04%) PCI DSS
4 10 (3.11%) SLA
5 3 (0.93%) BS7799
5 3 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.93%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.31%) GAAP
7 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 37 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.04%) Snort
4 12 (3.73%) vSphere
5 9 (2.80%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (1.86%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.24%) vCloud
7 4 (1.24%) Shibboleth
8 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.62%) XenApp
9 2 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.31%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) SCCM
2 7 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.86%) ARCserve
3 6 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.86%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.86%) HP SIM
4 4 (1.24%) SCOM
4 4 (1.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (0.93%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.93%) Puppet
5 3 (0.93%) WSUS
6 2 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.62%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.62%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.62%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (0.62%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.31%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 232 (72.05%) Microsoft
2 74 (22.98%) HP
3 35 (10.87%) VMware
4 31 (9.63%) Cisco
4 31 (9.63%) Oracle
5 20 (6.21%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.11%) Lotus
6 10 (3.11%) Citrix
7 9 (2.80%) SAP
7 9 (2.80%) McAfee
8 8 (2.48%) CA
9 6 (1.86%) Juniper
10 5 (1.55%) Adobe
10 5 (1.55%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.55%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.55%) Remedy
11 4 (1.24%) IBM
11 4 (1.24%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.93%) JD Edwards
Hampshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gosport, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £370.00 - £416.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £160.00 - £190.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago