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 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 164 176 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 7.73% 8.50% 6.72%
As % of the Applications category 46.99% 53.66% 48.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 98 62
Average daily rate
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£365 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 6 18
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.96% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £29.00 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.26%
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
349 328 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.45% 15.85% 13.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 188 130
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £133 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £450 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 23 41
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £11.44 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £26.50 £26.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 30 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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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 -3 33 £338 -18.18% 10
Southampton +5 26 £350 +55.55% 7
Havant +3 11 £425 - 1
Portsmouth +1 8 £350 +55.55% 7
Winchester -7 8 £415 +46.90%
Farnborough +2 7 £325 +54.76% 8
Hook -6 7 £338 +17.39%
Gosport +2 6 £500 +36.98%
Aldershot -2 6 £406 -
Andover +6 4 £331 -11.66%
Fareham -3 3 £258 -21.37% 3
Alton - 1 £170 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 234 (73.35%) Microsoft
2 114 (35.74%) Security Cleared
3 105 (32.92%) MS Office
4 98 (30.72%) Windows
5 83 (26.02%) SC Cleared
6 63 (19.75%) Project Management
7 54 (16.93%) MS Project
8 52 (16.30%) UNIX
8 52 (16.30%) Active Directory
9 51 (15.99%) SQL
10 48 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
11 47 (14.73%) Finance
12 46 (14.42%) .NET
13 45 (14.11%) HP
14 44 (13.79%) VMware
15 42 (13.17%) SQL Server
16 41 (12.85%) Linux
17 40 (12.54%) Oracle
18 39 (12.23%) MS Visio
18 39 (12.23%) PowerShell
18 39 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
19 38 (11.91%) JavaScript
20 36 (11.29%) HTML
20 36 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
21 35 (10.97%) ITIL
21 35 (10.97%) SharePoint
22 34 (10.66%) Cisco
23 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 33 (10.34%) ASP.NET
23 33 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 35 (10.97%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 15 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (2.19%) IIS
4 7 (2.19%) Confluence
5 5 (1.57%) GlassFish
5 5 (1.57%) Apache
5 5 (1.57%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.25%) Lync
6 4 (1.25%) MediaWiki
6 4 (1.25%) NetWeaver
6 4 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
7 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.31%) SAS
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.31%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 105 (32.92%) MS Office
2 54 (16.93%) MS Project
3 39 (12.23%) MS Visio
4 33 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (3.45%) PaintShop Pro
6 3 (0.94%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 27 (8.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (2.19%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.25%) Primavera
4 4 (1.25%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP FI-AP
6 1 (0.31%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.31%) Agresso
6 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.25%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.25%) Office 365
2 3 (0.94%) SaaS
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.70%) SAN
2 8 (2.51%) SSL
2 8 (2.51%) LAN
2 8 (2.51%) WAN
3 7 (2.19%) ATM
3 7 (2.19%) DNS
4 6 (1.88%) VPN
4 6 (1.88%) Internet
5 5 (1.57%) IPsec
5 5 (1.57%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.57%) LDAP
6 4 (1.25%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.94%) HTTP
7 3 (0.94%) Intranet
7 3 (0.94%) Firewall
7 3 (0.94%) SSH
7 3 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.94%) Extranet
8 2 (0.63%) DWDM
8 2 (0.63%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.39%) MS Access
5 13 (4.08%) Oracle Reports
5 13 (4.08%) QlikView
5 13 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.82%) Data Mining
9 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.25%) SAP BW
11 4 (1.25%) MySQL
11 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (1.25%) DB2
11 4 (1.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (3.76%) SoapUI
2 11 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 9 (2.82%) Cucumber
3 9 (2.82%) HP UFT
3 9 (2.82%) JIRA
4 8 (2.51%) JUnit
5 7 (2.19%) JMeter
5 7 (2.19%) Maven
5 7 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (2.19%) RSpec
5 7 (2.19%) Selenium
6 5 (1.57%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (1.25%) MSI
7 4 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.94%) LoadRunner
8 3 (0.94%) TestComplete
8 3 (0.94%) Wise Package Studio
9 2 (0.63%) Hudson
10 1 (0.31%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 26 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.76%) Retail
4 10 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 8 (2.51%) Marketing
6 6 (1.88%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.94%) Back Office
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.63%) Military
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Games
9 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (22.57%) Analyst
2 33 (10.34%) Developer
3 24 (7.52%) Consultant
4 23 (7.21%) Project Manager
4 23 (7.21%) Data Analyst
5 22 (6.90%) Coordinator
6 17 (5.33%) Administrator
7 14 (4.39%) Test Specialist
8 13 (4.08%) Test Leader
9 12 (3.76%) Test Analyst
10 11 (3.45%) Author
11 10 (3.13%) Business Analyst
11 10 (3.13%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (2.51%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.51%) Support Engineer
14 7 (2.19%) 2nd Line Support
14 7 (2.19%) Systems Engineer
14 7 (2.19%) Systems Administrator
14 7 (2.19%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.42%) .NET
2 36 (11.29%) HTML
3 33 (10.34%) ASP.NET
4 21 (6.58%) JSP
5 12 (3.76%) CSS
6 9 (2.82%) jQuery
7 5 (1.57%) Application Packaging
7 5 (1.57%) Ajax
7 5 (1.57%) Web Services
7 5 (1.57%) SAML
8 4 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
8 4 (1.25%) XHTML
8 4 (1.25%) XML
8 4 (1.25%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 4 (1.25%) HTML5
9 3 (0.94%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 3 (0.94%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.94%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.94%) SOAP
9 3 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.03%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.76%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.51%) Clustering
6 7 (2.19%) User Experience
6 7 (2.19%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.25%) iSeries
7 4 (1.25%) PKI
8 3 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.63%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.63%) AS400
9 2 (0.63%) Replication
9 2 (0.63%) EPoS
9 2 (0.63%) NHS
9 2 (0.63%) W3C
10 1 (0.31%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.31%) GIS
10 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.31%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 98 (30.72%) Windows
2 52 (16.30%) UNIX
3 41 (12.85%) Linux
4 39 (12.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (9.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (5.64%) Windows 7
7 16 (5.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (4.39%) Windows XP
9 12 (3.76%) AIX
10 8 (2.51%) Solaris
11 6 (1.88%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.57%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.57%) Android
12 5 (1.57%) Windows 2000
13 3 (0.94%) SUSE
13 3 (0.94%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.63%) CentOS
14 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (19.75%) Project Management
2 36 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (10.97%) ITIL
4 33 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (10.03%) CRM
6 31 (9.72%) PRINCE2
6 31 (9.72%) Migration
7 24 (7.52%) Knowledge Management
8 20 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (6.27%) Security Testing
8 20 (6.27%) Time Management
8 20 (6.27%) SDLC
9 19 (5.96%) Test Scripting
9 19 (5.96%) Configuration Management
10 18 (5.64%) Change Management
10 18 (5.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (4.70%) Information Security
12 14 (4.39%) Data Analysis
12 14 (4.39%) Service Delivery
13 13 (4.08%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 51 (15.99%) SQL
2 39 (12.23%) PowerShell
3 38 (11.91%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.90%) Java
5 19 (5.96%) C#
6 15 (4.70%) T-SQL
7 12 (3.76%) VBA
8 11 (3.45%) C
9 10 (3.13%) Perl
9 10 (3.13%) VB
10 7 (2.19%) Shell Script
10 7 (2.19%) Ruby
11 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.57%) VBScript
12 5 (1.57%) PHP
13 4 (1.25%) Korn
14 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.31%) ABAP
14 1 (0.31%) R
Qualifications
1 114 (35.74%) Security Cleared
2 83 (26.02%) SC Cleared
3 33 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (8.78%) ISTQB
5 23 (7.21%) Degree
5 23 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 20 (6.27%) ISEB
8 19 (5.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 19 (5.96%) MCITP
9 16 (5.02%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.88%) HND
11 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.94%) MCSE
12 3 (0.94%) CISSP
12 3 (0.94%) MCP
12 3 (0.94%) CCNA
12 3 (0.94%) A+ Certification
12 3 (0.94%) GCIA
12 3 (0.94%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.76%) SLA
2 9 (2.82%) QA
3 6 (1.88%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.88%) COSO
3 6 (1.88%) COBIT
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (16.30%) Active Directory
2 27 (8.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 7 (2.19%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.19%) vSphere
5 5 (1.57%) Shibboleth
5 5 (1.57%) XenApp
6 3 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.94%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (5.96%) SCCM
2 7 (2.19%) SCOM
2 7 (2.19%) Puppet
2 7 (2.19%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.88%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.57%) SCSM
5 4 (1.25%) SAP Afaria
5 4 (1.25%) SCDPM
5 4 (1.25%) ARCserve
5 4 (1.25%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.94%) HP SIM
6 3 (0.94%) LiteSpeed
6 3 (0.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.94%) Unicenter
6 3 (0.94%) ArcSight ESM
7 2 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.63%) Nagios
7 2 (0.63%) Hyperic
7 2 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 234 (73.35%) Microsoft
2 45 (14.11%) HP
3 44 (13.79%) VMware
4 40 (12.54%) Oracle
5 34 (10.66%) Cisco
6 14 (4.39%) Citrix
7 9 (2.82%) SAP
8 8 (2.51%) Lumension
9 7 (2.19%) IBM
9 7 (2.19%) CA
9 7 (2.19%) McAfee
10 6 (1.88%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.57%) Juniper
12 4 (1.25%) Google
12 4 (1.25%) Coremetrics
12 4 (1.25%) Becrypt
12 4 (1.25%) Telerik
12 4 (1.25%) SolarWinds
13 3 (0.94%) Altiris
13 3 (0.94%) Endeca
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