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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 170 177 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.18% 8.79% 7.82%
As % of the Applications category 50.90% 53.31% 52.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 103 75
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £125 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.05 £25.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
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
334 332 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.08% 16.48% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 193 144
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £131 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 18 46
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.52% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +10 32 £375 +64.83% 5
Basingstoke -5 26 £350 -7.89% 9
Havant +3 15 £373 +2.75% 3
Hook -9 11 £337 +34.60%
Portsmouth +5 8 £350 +27.27% 5
Farnborough +4 8 £325 +21.49% 12
Winchester -8 8 £415 +46.90% 5
Aldershot +2 6 £406 - 1
Andover +4 5 £331 -11.66%
Fareham -2 4 £258 -28.47% 5
Gosport +1 3 £575 -
Alton - 1 £170 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 246 (73.87%) Microsoft
2 117 (35.14%) Security Cleared
3 103 (30.93%) MS Office
4 102 (30.63%) Windows
5 90 (27.03%) SC Cleared
6 66 (19.82%) Project Management
7 55 (16.52%) UNIX
8 54 (16.22%) Active Directory
9 53 (15.92%) HP
10 52 (15.62%) MS Project
10 52 (15.62%) Finance
10 52 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
11 51 (15.32%) SQL
12 45 (13.51%) Oracle
12 45 (13.51%) .NET
13 44 (13.21%) Linux
13 44 (13.21%) VMware
14 42 (12.61%) SQL Server
15 41 (12.31%) MS Visio
16 39 (11.71%) PowerShell
17 38 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
17 38 (11.41%) JavaScript
17 38 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 36 (10.81%) HTML
19 35 (10.51%) CRM
19 35 (10.51%) Cisco
19 35 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
20 34 (10.21%) ISTQB
20 34 (10.21%) Microsoft Certification
20 34 (10.21%) ASP.NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 31 (9.31%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.10%) IIS
4 7 (2.10%) Confluence
5 5 (1.50%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.50%) Apache
5 5 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.50%) Lync
5 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.20%) MediaWiki
6 4 (1.20%) NetWeaver
7 3 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.90%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.60%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 103 (30.93%) MS Office
2 52 (15.62%) MS Project
3 41 (12.31%) MS Visio
4 31 (9.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.30%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.90%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.30%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (3.00%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.80%) Primavera
5 4 (1.20%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.30%) Agresso
7 1 (0.30%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) Office 365
2 3 (0.90%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.31%) SAN
2 9 (2.70%) SSL
3 8 (2.40%) DNS
3 8 (2.40%) LAN
3 8 (2.40%) WAN
4 7 (2.10%) ATM
5 6 (1.80%) VPN
5 6 (1.80%) Internet
6 5 (1.50%) IPsec
6 5 (1.50%) Unified Communications
6 5 (1.50%) LDAP
7 4 (1.20%) HTTP
7 4 (1.20%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.20%) SSH
7 4 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.90%) Extranet
8 3 (0.90%) Firewall
8 3 (0.90%) Intranet
8 3 (0.90%) SMTP
8 3 (0.90%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (12.61%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.20%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (3.90%) MS Access
5 13 (3.90%) QlikView
5 13 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.80%) Data Mining
10 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.20%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.20%) MySQL
11 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.20%) DB2
11 4 (1.20%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
11 4 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (3.60%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.30%) SoapUI
3 10 (3.00%) JIRA
4 9 (2.70%) HP UFT
4 9 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 8 (2.40%) JUnit
6 7 (2.10%) JMeter
6 7 (2.10%) Maven
6 7 (2.10%) RSpec
7 6 (1.80%) Selenium
7 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.20%) MSI
10 3 (0.90%) Subversion
10 3 (0.90%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.90%) ClearCase
10 3 (0.90%) Wise Package Studio
10 3 (0.90%) TestComplete
11 2 (0.60%) CppUnit
General
1 52 (15.62%) Finance
2 25 (7.51%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.90%) Retail
4 10 (3.00%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.40%) Marketing
6 6 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.90%) Games
7 3 (0.90%) Back Office
7 3 (0.90%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.60%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 77 (23.12%) Analyst
2 33 (9.91%) Developer
3 23 (6.91%) Consultant
4 22 (6.61%) Project Manager
5 21 (6.31%) Coordinator
6 19 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 17 (5.11%) Administrator
8 15 (4.50%) Test Analyst
9 13 (3.90%) Business Analyst
9 13 (3.90%) Test Leader
10 12 (3.60%) Test Specialist
11 11 (3.30%) Author
12 10 (3.00%) Support Engineer
13 9 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 8 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
14 8 (2.40%) Support Analyst
14 8 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (2.10%) Desktop Engineer
15 7 (2.10%) Systems Engineer
15 7 (2.10%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (13.51%) .NET
2 36 (10.81%) HTML
3 34 (10.21%) ASP.NET
4 22 (6.61%) JSP
5 10 (3.00%) CSS
6 8 (2.40%) jQuery
7 6 (1.80%) XML
8 5 (1.50%) SAML
8 5 (1.50%) Ajax
9 4 (1.20%) Application Packaging
9 4 (1.20%) HTML5
9 4 (1.20%) Middleware
9 4 (1.20%) XHTML
9 4 (1.20%) SOAP
9 4 (1.20%) Web Services
10 3 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.90%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (0.90%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 52 (15.62%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.60%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.70%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.40%) Clustering
5 8 (2.40%) User Experience
6 7 (2.10%) Visualisation
7 5 (1.50%) PKI
8 4 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.90%) iSeries
9 3 (0.90%) NHS
10 2 (0.60%) W3C
10 2 (0.60%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.60%) AS400
10 2 (0.60%) Replication
10 2 (0.60%) EPoS
10 2 (0.60%) Economics
10 2 (0.60%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.60%) Life Science
11 1 (0.30%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 102 (30.63%) Windows
2 55 (16.52%) UNIX
3 44 (13.21%) Linux
4 38 (11.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.71%) Windows 7
7 15 (4.50%) Windows XP
7 15 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.90%) AIX
9 9 (2.70%) Solaris
10 6 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.50%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.50%) Android
11 5 (1.50%) Windows 2000
12 3 (0.90%) SUSE
12 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.60%) CentOS
13 2 (0.60%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (19.82%) Project Management
2 38 (11.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (10.51%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (10.51%) CRM
4 33 (9.91%) ITIL
5 32 (9.61%) Migration
6 31 (9.31%) Knowledge Management
7 30 (9.01%) PRINCE2
8 21 (6.31%) Configuration Management
9 20 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (6.01%) Test Scripting
10 19 (5.71%) Security Testing
10 19 (5.71%) Time Management
10 19 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (5.71%) SDLC
11 17 (5.11%) Change Management
12 15 (4.50%) Information Security
13 14 (4.20%) Data Analysis
13 14 (4.20%) Change Control
14 13 (3.90%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.32%) SQL
2 39 (11.71%) PowerShell
3 38 (11.41%) JavaScript
4 23 (6.91%) Java
5 18 (5.41%) C#
5 18 (5.41%) VBA
6 15 (4.50%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.60%) C
8 11 (3.30%) VB
9 10 (3.00%) Perl
10 8 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.10%) Ruby
12 6 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.50%) PHP
13 5 (1.50%) VBScript
14 4 (1.20%) Korn
15 2 (0.60%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.60%) C++
16 1 (0.30%) COBOL
16 1 (0.30%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 117 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 90 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 34 (10.21%) ISTQB
3 34 (10.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 24 (7.21%) Degree
6 22 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (5.71%) ISEB
7 19 (5.71%) MCITP
7 19 (5.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 18 (5.41%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.80%) HND
10 4 (1.20%) MCSE
10 4 (1.20%) CISSP
10 4 (1.20%) GCIA
10 4 (1.20%) GCIH
10 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.30%) SLA
2 7 (2.10%) QA
3 6 (1.80%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.80%) COSO
3 6 (1.80%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.10%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.80%) vSphere
6 5 (1.50%) Shibboleth
7 4 (1.20%) XenApp
8 3 (0.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.90%) VMware Server
8 3 (0.90%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (5.41%) SCCM
2 12 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.40%) SCOM
4 7 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (2.10%) Puppet
4 7 (2.10%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.50%) ARCserve
5 5 (1.50%) SCSM
6 4 (1.20%) HP SIM
6 4 (1.20%) SAP Afaria
6 4 (1.20%) SCDPM
6 4 (1.20%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (0.90%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.90%) LiteSpeed
7 3 (0.90%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.60%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.60%) Nagios
8 2 (0.60%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 246 (73.87%) Microsoft
2 53 (15.92%) HP
3 45 (13.51%) Oracle
4 44 (13.21%) VMware
5 35 (10.51%) Cisco
6 22 (6.61%) Citrix
7 9 (2.70%) McAfee
8 8 (2.40%) SAP
8 8 (2.40%) Lumension
9 7 (2.10%) CA
9 7 (2.10%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.50%) Altiris
10 5 (1.50%) Juniper
10 5 (1.50%) IBM
11 4 (1.20%) Remedy
11 4 (1.20%) Apple
11 4 (1.20%) Becrypt
11 4 (1.20%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.20%) Telerik
12 3 (0.90%) ArcSight
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £12.00 - £15.00 per hour + none
Posted: 19 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Computer People
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 13 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £225 - £245 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £330 - £350 per day + NEG
Posted: 20 days ago
Hampshire
First Recruitment Group
Posted: 21 days ago