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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 156 130 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.46% 7.54% 6.40%
As % of the Applications category 47.85% 55.32% 45.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 49
Average daily rate £311 £345 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.78% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £190 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £423 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 19
Average hourly rate £72.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+417.85% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £10.48 £9.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £40.00 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.67% -6.66%
Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
326 235 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.59% 13.63% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 118 113
Average daily rate £313 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £179 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 50
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.20 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £115.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +18 25 £130 -59.37% 10
Hook +4 23 £425 +14.86% 4
Southampton -6 17 £313 +25.00% 16
Gosport - 10 - - 2
Havant -9 8 £325 -18.75% 1
Andover -5 5 - -
Aldershot - 3 £115 -
Winchester - 3 - - 4
Farnborough -4 2 £325 +30.00% 4
Eastleigh - 2 £400 - 2
Fareham - - - - 4
Portsmouth - - - - 4
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 187 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 104 (37.96%) Security Cleared
3 99 (36.13%) Windows
4 84 (30.66%) MS Office
5 62 (22.63%) Active Directory
6 55 (20.07%) SC Cleared
7 52 (18.98%) SQL
8 50 (18.25%) SQL Server
9 45 (16.42%) ITIL
10 43 (15.69%) Telecoms
11 40 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
12 38 (13.87%) SharePoint
13 37 (13.50%) HP
14 36 (13.14%) MS Project
15 34 (12.41%) Finance
16 33 (12.04%) MS PowerPoint
17 32 (11.68%) Project Management
18 31 (11.31%) Oracle
18 31 (11.31%) Linux
19 28 (10.22%) PRINCE2
19 28 (10.22%) DV Cleared
20 27 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
22 25 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
22 25 (9.12%) .NET
23 24 (8.76%) UNIX
24 23 (8.39%) VMware
24 23 (8.39%) Windows 7
25 22 (8.03%) Windows XP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 38 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.38%) MS Exchange
2 12 (4.38%) WebSphere
3 8 (2.92%) MS Project Server
4 7 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (1.46%) NetWeaver
5 4 (1.46%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.09%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.09%) IIS
7 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.73%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.73%) Apache
7 2 (0.73%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.73%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 84 (30.66%) MS Office
2 36 (13.14%) MS Project
3 33 (12.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (4.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.73%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.36%) PaintShop Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (1.46%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) SaaS
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.11%) Firewall
2 12 (4.38%) LDAP
3 10 (3.65%) DHCP
3 10 (3.65%) DNS
4 8 (2.92%) SSL
4 8 (2.92%) VPN
5 7 (2.55%) Network Security
5 7 (2.55%) SAN
6 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.82%) LAN
7 5 (1.82%) WAN
7 5 (1.82%) Internet
8 4 (1.46%) X.400
8 4 (1.46%) X.500
8 4 (1.46%) HTTP
9 3 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 3 (1.09%) SSH
9 3 (1.09%) SMTP
9 3 (1.09%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.12%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.74%) QlikView
4 11 (4.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.01%) MS Access
4 11 (4.01%) MySQL
5 10 (3.65%) Pentaho
5 10 (3.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (3.65%) Oracle Database
6 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.82%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.46%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (1.46%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (1.09%) DB2
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.46%) Hudson
1 4 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (1.46%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.09%) StarTeam
2 3 (1.09%) Subversion
2 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.73%) Toad
4 1 (0.36%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.36%) Selenium
4 1 (0.36%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.36%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.36%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.36%) MSI
4 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
General
1 43 (15.69%) Telecoms
2 34 (12.41%) Finance
3 20 (7.30%) Military
4 7 (2.55%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.82%) Local Government
6 3 (1.09%) Marketing
7 2 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.73%) Back Office
7 2 (0.73%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 2 (0.73%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.36%) German Language
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Retail
8 1 (0.36%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.36%) Law
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (21.17%) Analyst
2 28 (10.22%) Consultant
3 25 (9.12%) Developer
4 19 (6.93%) Support Engineer
5 15 (5.47%) Administrator
6 13 (4.74%) Coordinator
7 12 (4.38%) IT Support
8 11 (4.01%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (4.01%) Architect
8 11 (4.01%) Business Intelligence Consultant
9 10 (3.65%) Project Manager
9 10 (3.65%) Business Analyst
10 9 (3.28%) 1st Line Support
11 8 (2.92%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (2.92%) Insight Analyst
11 8 (2.92%) PMO Analyst
12 7 (2.55%) Wintel Engineer
12 7 (2.55%) Project Coordinator
12 7 (2.55%) Business Consultant
12 7 (2.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (9.12%) .NET
2 20 (7.30%) HTML
3 16 (5.84%) XML
4 11 (4.01%) Middleware
5 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.19%) CSS
6 6 (2.19%) JSP
6 6 (2.19%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.82%) jQuery
7 5 (1.82%) Ajax
8 4 (1.46%) Web Services
8 4 (1.46%) XSLT
9 3 (1.09%) SOAP
9 3 (1.09%) Classic ASP
9 3 (1.09%) WinForms
10 2 (0.73%) SAML
10 2 (0.73%) COM
10 2 (0.73%) WCF
11 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (0.36%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.65%) Replication
3 7 (2.55%) Statistics
4 4 (1.46%) Open Source
5 3 (1.09%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.09%) PKI
5 3 (1.09%) PMI
6 2 (0.73%) Clustering
6 2 (0.73%) Economics
7 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.36%) iPhone
7 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.36%) Kindle
7 1 (0.36%) Derivative
7 1 (0.36%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.36%) EPoS
7 1 (0.36%) NHS
7 1 (0.36%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.36%) SCORM
7 1 (0.36%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 99 (36.13%) Windows
2 31 (11.31%) Linux
3 27 (9.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (8.76%) UNIX
6 23 (8.39%) Windows 7
7 22 (8.03%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.82%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) CentOS
9 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.36%) AIX
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.36%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (16.42%) ITIL
2 40 (14.60%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (11.68%) Project Management
4 28 (10.22%) PRINCE2
5 27 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (7.66%) Migration
7 15 (5.47%) Configuration Management
8 13 (4.74%) Data Analysis
8 13 (4.74%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (4.74%) Workflow
9 12 (4.38%) Time Management
9 12 (4.38%) Programme Management
10 11 (4.01%) Data Modelling
11 10 (3.65%) Service Management
11 10 (3.65%) Validation
11 10 (3.65%) ETL
11 10 (3.65%) CRM
11 10 (3.65%) Dimensional Modelling
11 10 (3.65%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.98%) SQL
2 20 (7.30%) Java
3 15 (5.47%) VB
4 14 (5.11%) C
4 14 (5.11%) PowerShell
5 13 (4.74%) C#
5 13 (4.74%) JavaScript
6 10 (3.65%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.92%) Perl
8 7 (2.55%) VBScript
8 7 (2.55%) VBA
9 5 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.46%) C++
11 3 (1.09%) Python
11 3 (1.09%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.73%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.73%) PHP
12 2 (0.73%) Ruby
12 2 (0.73%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 104 (37.96%) Security Cleared
2 55 (20.07%) SC Cleared
3 28 (10.22%) DV Cleared
4 14 (5.11%) Degree
5 13 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (4.01%) ISTQB
7 9 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.19%) MOS
9 5 (1.82%) PMP
9 5 (1.82%) PMI Certification
10 4 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.46%) MCITP
11 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.09%) MCSE
11 3 (1.09%) CISSP
11 3 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.73%) ECDL
12 2 (0.73%) RHCE
12 2 (0.73%) CCDP
12 2 (0.73%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.66%) SLA
2 10 (3.65%) QA
3 9 (3.28%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.09%) GxP
4 3 (1.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.36%) P3O
5 1 (0.36%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 62 (22.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.65%) VMware ESX
2 10 (3.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.92%) vCloud
4 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (2.55%) XenApp
5 3 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.73%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.36%) KVM
7 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (3.65%) SCCM
2 7 (2.55%) SCOM
2 7 (2.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (2.19%) NetBackup
3 6 (2.19%) HP SIM
3 6 (2.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Afaria
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 187 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.50%) HP
3 31 (11.31%) Oracle
4 23 (8.39%) VMware
5 17 (6.20%) Citrix
6 15 (5.47%) Cisco
7 10 (3.65%) JBoss
8 9 (3.28%) SAP
9 7 (2.55%) Symantec
10 5 (1.82%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.82%) IBM
10 5 (1.82%) Adobe
10 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.09%) Tableau
11 3 (1.09%) Nokia
11 3 (1.09%) Juniper
11 3 (1.09%) McAfee
12 2 (0.73%) Remedy
12 2 (0.73%) Clearswift
12 2 (0.73%) Salesforce.com
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Orderwork
Rate: Competitive day rates
Posted: Yesterday
Hook, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £60 - £80 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £75 to £95 per day
Posted: 21 days ago