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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 141 172 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.82% 8.73% 8.99%
As % of the Applications category 48.29% 54.43% 56.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 98 96
Average daily rate
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£350 £314 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £124 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 18
Average hourly rate £14.20 £115.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.65% +784.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £29.10 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £115.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
292 316 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.13% 16.03% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 180 162
Average daily rate £350 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £125 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £471 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 23 46
Average hourly rate £12.35 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.60% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £115.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 3 June 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 -1 21 £425 +36.54% 23
Basingstoke -3 20 £275 +96.42% 12
Havant +3 16 £318 -2.30% 4
Portsmouth +6 9 £345 - 7
Winchester -6 7 £383 - 3
Hook -24 7 £337 -8.43% 1
Aldershot +7 5 £375 +226.08% 1
Farnborough +1 5 £483 +48.46% 5
Andover +3 3 £331 -11.66% 1
Fareham 0 3 £150 -39.39% 3
Gosport +11 1 £405 - 2
Alton - 1 £170 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 220 (71.90%) Microsoft
2 117 (38.24%) Security Cleared
3 102 (33.33%) Windows
4 93 (30.39%) SC Cleared
5 85 (27.78%) MS Office
6 64 (20.92%) Project Management
7 61 (19.93%) HP
8 53 (17.32%) UNIX
9 52 (16.99%) Active Directory
10 47 (15.36%) MS Project
10 47 (15.36%) Finance
11 46 (15.03%) Oracle
12 45 (14.71%) PowerShell
13 43 (14.05%) Linux
13 43 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (13.73%) ISTQB
15 41 (13.40%) VMware
16 40 (13.07%) SQL
16 40 (13.07%) .NET
17 38 (12.42%) Cisco
17 38 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (12.09%) HTML
18 37 (12.09%) JavaScript
18 37 (12.09%) Knowledge Management
18 37 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
19 36 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
20 33 (10.78%) ASP.NET
21 32 (10.46%) SQL Server
21 32 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
21 32 (10.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 29 (9.48%) SharePoint
2 16 (5.23%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.29%) IIS
4 7 (2.29%) Confluence
5 5 (1.63%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.63%) Apache
5 5 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.31%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.31%) MediaWiki
6 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.65%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.65%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 85 (27.78%) MS Office
2 47 (15.36%) MS Project
3 27 (8.82%) MS Visio
4 26 (8.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (3.27%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.98%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 25 (8.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.25%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (3.27%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.96%) Primavera
5 4 (1.31%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.33%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.33%) Agresso
6 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.98%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.84%) SAN
2 12 (3.92%) SSL
3 9 (2.94%) WAN
4 8 (2.61%) LAN
4 8 (2.61%) DNS
5 7 (2.29%) Internet
5 7 (2.29%) Firewall
6 6 (1.96%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.96%) SMTP
7 5 (1.63%) LDAP
7 5 (1.63%) ATM
7 5 (1.63%) IPsec
8 4 (1.31%) SSH
8 4 (1.31%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (1.31%) X.400
8 4 (1.31%) X.500
8 4 (1.31%) HTTP
8 4 (1.31%) DHCP
8 4 (1.31%) VPN
9 3 (0.98%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.58%) Oracle Reports
3 12 (3.92%) MS Access
4 11 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.63%) QlikView
10 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.31%) MySQL
10 4 (1.31%) SAP BW
10 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.98%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.98%) DB2
11 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.27%) JIRA
3 9 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 9 (2.94%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (2.61%) JUnit
5 7 (2.29%) JMeter
5 7 (2.29%) Maven
5 7 (2.29%) RSpec
6 6 (1.96%) Selenium
6 6 (1.96%) Visual Studio
7 5 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.31%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (1.31%) MSI
9 3 (0.98%) Subversion
9 3 (0.98%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.98%) Wise Package Studio
10 2 (0.65%) GoogleTest
10 2 (0.65%) Hudson
10 2 (0.65%) LoadRunner
General
1 47 (15.36%) Finance
2 13 (4.25%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.94%) Retail
4 7 (2.29%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.63%) Military
6 4 (1.31%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.98%) Publishing
7 3 (0.98%) Games
7 3 (0.98%) Back Office
7 3 (0.98%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 64 (20.92%) Analyst
2 22 (7.19%) Coordinator
2 22 (7.19%) Project Manager
3 21 (6.86%) Consultant
4 17 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 16 (5.23%) Developer
6 13 (4.25%) Test Specialist
7 12 (3.92%) Test Leader
8 11 (3.59%) Test Analyst
9 10 (3.27%) Business Analyst
9 10 (3.27%) Author
9 10 (3.27%) Administrator
10 9 (2.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (2.61%) Support Engineer
12 7 (2.29%) 2nd Line Support
13 6 (1.96%) Desktop Engineer
13 6 (1.96%) Desktop Support
13 6 (1.96%) Systems Administrator
13 6 (1.96%) Systems Engineer
13 6 (1.96%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.07%) .NET
2 37 (12.09%) HTML
3 33 (10.78%) ASP.NET
4 25 (8.17%) JSP
5 10 (3.27%) XML
6 8 (2.61%) CSS
7 6 (1.96%) Ajax
7 6 (1.96%) jQuery
8 5 (1.63%) SAML
9 4 (1.31%) Middleware
9 4 (1.31%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.98%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.98%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.98%) JSON
10 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 3 (0.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (0.98%) HTML5
10 3 (0.98%) XHTML
10 3 (0.98%) Regular Expression
11 2 (0.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 43 (14.05%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.61%) Client/Server
3 8 (2.61%) Clustering
3 8 (2.61%) PKI
3 8 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.29%) User Experience
4 7 (2.29%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.65%) iSeries
6 2 (0.65%) Life Science
6 2 (0.65%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.65%) Economics
6 2 (0.65%) Replication
6 2 (0.65%) EPoS
6 2 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) W3C
7 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 102 (33.33%) Windows
2 53 (17.32%) UNIX
3 43 (14.05%) Linux
4 37 (12.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (7.52%) Windows 7
7 17 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (5.23%) Windows XP
9 11 (3.59%) AIX
10 8 (2.61%) Solaris
11 5 (1.63%) Windows 2000
11 5 (1.63%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.31%) Oracle Linux
12 4 (1.31%) Android
13 3 (0.98%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.98%) SUSE
14 2 (0.65%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.65%) CentOS
14 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (20.92%) Project Management
2 38 (12.42%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (12.09%) Knowledge Management
4 32 (10.46%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (9.80%) Migration
6 26 (8.50%) CRM
7 24 (7.84%) PRINCE2
8 23 (7.52%) Test Scripting
9 22 (7.19%) Security Testing
9 22 (7.19%) ITIL
10 21 (6.86%) Configuration Management
11 19 (6.21%) SDLC
12 18 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (5.56%) Software Testing
14 16 (5.23%) Time Management
15 15 (4.90%) Change Control
15 15 (4.90%) Data Analysis
16 14 (4.58%) Project Planning
16 14 (4.58%) Change Management
17 13 (4.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 40 (13.07%) SQL
3 37 (12.09%) JavaScript
4 26 (8.50%) VBA
5 21 (6.86%) Java
6 12 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.92%) C
6 12 (3.92%) C#
7 11 (3.59%) VB
8 9 (2.94%) Perl
9 7 (2.29%) Shell Script
9 7 (2.29%) Ruby
10 5 (1.63%) VBScript
10 5 (1.63%) PHP
10 5 (1.63%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.31%) Korn
12 2 (0.65%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.65%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) COBOL
13 1 (0.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 117 (38.24%) Security Cleared
2 93 (30.39%) SC Cleared
3 42 (13.73%) ISTQB
4 36 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (10.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 27 (8.82%) DV Cleared
7 25 (8.17%) Cisco Certification
8 23 (7.52%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 23 (7.52%) MCITP
9 22 (7.19%) ISEB
10 14 (4.58%) Degree
11 4 (1.31%) CISSP
11 4 (1.31%) HND
11 4 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.31%) PMI Certification
11 4 (1.31%) GCIA
11 4 (1.31%) GCIH
12 3 (0.98%) CAPM
13 2 (0.65%) MCSE
13 2 (0.65%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.27%) SLA
2 5 (1.63%) QA
3 4 (1.31%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.31%) COSO
3 4 (1.31%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (16.99%) Active Directory
2 25 (8.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.92%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.29%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.63%) vSphere
5 5 (1.63%) Shibboleth
6 4 (1.31%) XenApp
7 3 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.98%) LiteSpeed
7 3 (0.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (0.98%) VMware Server
8 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (6.21%) SCCM
2 18 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (2.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (2.29%) Puppet
3 7 (2.29%) Vagrant
4 6 (1.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (1.96%) ARCserve
5 5 (1.63%) SCOM
6 4 (1.31%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.31%) HP SIM
6 4 (1.31%) SAP Afaria
7 3 (0.98%) SCDPM
7 3 (0.98%) SCSM
7 3 (0.98%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.98%) Nagios
7 3 (0.98%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (0.65%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.33%) WMI
9 1 (0.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 220 (71.90%) Microsoft
2 61 (19.93%) HP
3 46 (15.03%) Oracle
4 41 (13.40%) VMware
5 38 (12.42%) Cisco
6 30 (9.80%) Citrix
7 10 (3.27%) McAfee
8 8 (2.61%) Lumension
9 7 (2.29%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.96%) Juniper
10 6 (1.96%) SAP
11 5 (1.63%) CA
11 5 (1.63%) Apple
11 5 (1.63%) Altiris
12 3 (0.98%) Telerik
12 3 (0.98%) Clearswift
12 3 (0.98%) Intergraph
12 3 (0.98%) Siebel
12 3 (0.98%) Becrypt
12 3 (0.98%) Nintex
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £14 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £355.00 - £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £18.55 per hour + n/a
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Venn Group
Rate: £8 - £10 Per Hour £19,500 when made permanent
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £280 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £125 - £130 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago