The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Hampshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 176 117 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.50% 6.72% 6.02%
As % of the Applications category 53.82% 48.95% 43.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 62 51
Average daily rate
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£300 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £181 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 20
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £16.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
327 239 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.80% 13.73% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 130 113
Average daily rate £295 £320 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +12.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £195 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 41 47
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -7.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.80 £26.15 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
South East

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +23 32 £413 +3.12% 3
Southampton -12 21 £225 -30.76% 17
Hook -3 13 £288 -10.15%
Portsmouth +9 8 £225 +125.00% 2
Havant +2 8 £425 +6.25% 4
Aldershot - 7 - -
Fareham -1 6 £328 - 4
Farnborough -5 5 £210 -37.77% 3
Andover -9 4 £375 -6.25%
Winchester +4 3 £283 - 5
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 28 July 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.

1 235 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 120 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 115 (34.85%) Windows
4 105 (31.82%) MS Office
5 76 (23.03%) SC Cleared
6 75 (22.73%) HP
7 49 (14.85%) Project Management
8 47 (14.24%) SharePoint
9 46 (13.94%) Active Directory
10 45 (13.64%) Finance
11 44 (13.33%) Telecoms
11 44 (13.33%) Linux
11 44 (13.33%) SQL
11 44 (13.33%) ISTQB
12 42 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
13 40 (12.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 39 (11.82%) MS Project
15 36 (10.91%) ITIL
16 35 (10.61%) VMware
17 34 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (10.30%) UNIX
17 34 (10.30%) DV Cleared
18 33 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (10.00%) .NET
19 32 (9.70%) Oracle
19 32 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
20 31 (9.39%) Windows XP
20 31 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (9.39%) PRINCE2
21 30 (9.09%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 47 (14.24%) SharePoint
2 25 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.76%) IIS
4 17 (5.15%) Apache
5 13 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.73%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.21%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.21%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.21%) Lync
9 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.91%) NetWeaver
9 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.61%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 105 (31.82%) MS Office
2 42 (12.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 39 (11.82%) MS Project
4 15 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.91%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.30%) Magento
3 1 (0.30%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.85%) SAN
2 12 (3.64%) DNS
2 12 (3.64%) Firewall
3 11 (3.33%) X.400
3 11 (3.33%) X.500
4 10 (3.03%) LAN
4 10 (3.03%) WAN
4 10 (3.03%) DHCP
5 9 (2.73%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.12%) WLAN
7 6 (1.82%) SSL
7 6 (1.82%) SMTP
7 6 (1.82%) Internet
7 6 (1.82%) HTTP
8 5 (1.52%) LDAP
8 5 (1.52%) S/MIME
8 5 (1.52%) VPN
9 4 (1.21%) Network Security
9 4 (1.21%) IPsec
10 3 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.15%) QlikView
3 16 (4.85%) MySQL
4 10 (3.03%) MS Access
5 9 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.73%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.91%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.91%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.73%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.91%) Selenium
3 3 (0.91%) Hudson
4 2 (0.61%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.61%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.61%) JUnit
4 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.61%) JMeter
4 2 (0.61%) Subversion
4 2 (0.61%) Maven
4 2 (0.61%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.61%) JIRA
4 2 (0.61%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.61%) RSpec
4 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.61%) Toad
5 1 (0.30%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 45 (13.64%) Finance
2 44 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.48%) Military
4 5 (1.52%) Banking
4 5 (1.52%) Marketing
5 4 (1.21%) Billing
5 4 (1.21%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.91%) Retail
6 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.61%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.61%) Back Office
7 2 (0.61%) Law
7 2 (0.61%) Local Government
7 2 (0.61%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 66 (20.00%) Analyst
2 26 (7.88%) Support Engineer
3 24 (7.27%) Tester
4 21 (6.36%) Developer
5 17 (5.15%) Coordinator
5 17 (5.15%) Consultant
6 16 (4.85%) Administrator
7 13 (3.94%) Architect
7 13 (3.94%) Security Engineer
8 11 (3.33%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.03%) Test Analyst
9 10 (3.03%) Data Analyst
9 10 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
9 10 (3.03%) IT Support Engineer
9 10 (3.03%) IT Support
10 9 (2.73%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (2.42%) Project Manager
11 8 (2.42%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (2.42%) Test Specialist
11 8 (2.42%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.00%) .NET
2 28 (8.48%) HTML
3 26 (7.88%) ASP.NET
4 25 (7.58%) JSP
5 15 (4.55%) XML
6 9 (2.73%) CSS
7 8 (2.42%) XSLT
7 8 (2.42%) jQuery
8 6 (1.82%) Middleware
8 6 (1.82%) Ajax
9 4 (1.21%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.21%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.21%) SAML
10 3 (0.91%) Classic ASP
10 3 (0.91%) WCF
10 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 2 (0.61%) JSF
12 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
12 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
12 1 (0.30%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.76%) Open Source
3 12 (3.64%) Replication
4 6 (1.82%) Statistics
5 5 (1.52%) Kindle
6 4 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.21%) NHS
7 3 (0.91%) Clustering
7 3 (0.91%) PKI
7 3 (0.91%) DTV
8 2 (0.61%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) MPEG
9 1 (0.30%) EPoS
9 1 (0.30%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.30%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.30%) SCORM
9 1 (0.30%) STB
9 1 (0.30%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 115 (34.85%) Windows
2 44 (13.33%) Linux
3 34 (10.30%) UNIX
3 34 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (9.39%) Windows XP
6 26 (7.88%) Windows 7
7 18 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.12%) Windows Vista
8 7 (2.12%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.21%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.91%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (14.85%) Project Management
2 36 (10.91%) ITIL
3 32 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (9.39%) PRINCE2
5 28 (8.48%) Migration
6 21 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (6.06%) Quality Management
8 19 (5.76%) Document Management
8 19 (5.76%) Time Management
9 16 (4.85%) CRM
10 15 (4.55%) Service Management
10 15 (4.55%) Service Delivery
11 14 (4.24%) Knowledge Management
12 13 (3.94%) Risk Management
13 12 (3.64%) Test Strategy
14 9 (2.73%) Validation
14 9 (2.73%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.73%) Information Security
14 9 (2.73%) Programme Management
15 8 (2.42%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (13.33%) SQL
2 30 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 25 (7.58%) VBA
4 24 (7.27%) VB
5 23 (6.97%) C
6 21 (6.36%) PowerShell
7 18 (5.45%) PHP
7 18 (5.45%) Java
8 15 (4.55%) Python
8 15 (4.55%) Ruby
9 13 (3.94%) Bash Shell
10 12 (3.64%) C#
11 11 (3.33%) VBScript
12 9 (2.73%) Perl
13 4 (1.21%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.91%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.61%) C++
15 2 (0.61%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.61%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 120 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 76 (23.03%) SC Cleared
3 44 (13.33%) ISTQB
4 40 (12.12%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 34 (10.30%) DV Cleared
6 31 (9.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (5.45%) MOS
7 18 (5.45%) MCITP
8 15 (4.55%) CISSP
9 14 (4.24%) Degree
10 7 (2.12%) MCSE
11 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.91%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.91%) MCTS
13 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.61%) ECDL
14 2 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.67%) QA
2 19 (5.76%) ISO 9001
3 17 (5.15%) SLA
4 13 (3.94%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.91%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.91%) BS7799
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.30%) GAAP
System Software
1 46 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.94%) Snort
4 11 (3.33%) vSphere
5 9 (2.73%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.12%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.21%) Shibboleth
7 4 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.91%) XenApp
8 3 (0.91%) vCloud
9 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (2.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (2.42%) SCCM
2 7 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.82%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.52%) ARCserve
4 5 (1.52%) HP SIM
5 4 (1.21%) WSUS
5 4 (1.21%) SCOM
6 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.61%) Puppet
6 2 (0.61%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.61%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (0.61%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.30%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 235 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 75 (22.73%) HP
3 35 (10.61%) VMware
4 32 (9.70%) Oracle
5 28 (8.48%) Cisco
6 18 (5.45%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.64%) SAP
7 12 (3.64%) Citrix
8 9 (2.73%) Lotus
8 9 (2.73%) McAfee
9 8 (2.42%) CA
10 6 (1.82%) Juniper
11 5 (1.52%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.52%) IBM
11 5 (1.52%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.52%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.21%) Adobe
12 4 (1.21%) Remedy
13 3 (0.91%) Lumension
13 3 (0.91%) Nokia
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BELL MICROSYSTEMS LTD
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