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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 173 119 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 8.35% 6.87% 5.92%
As % of the Applications category 53.40% 49.38% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 62 49
Average daily rate
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£305 £339 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% +12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £181 £180
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 £14.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -6.37%
Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
324 241 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.64% 13.91% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 130 109
Average daily rate £298 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.03% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 47
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -7.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £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 25 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 25 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 25 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 31 £425 +6.25% 4
Southampton -12 21 £225 -30.76% 19
Hook -6 12 £275 -13.93%
Portsmouth +8 8 £225 +125.00% 4
Havant +2 8 £425 +6.25% 4
Aldershot - 7 - - 1
Fareham 0 6 £328 - 3
Farnborough -5 5 £210 -37.77% 3
Andover -8 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Winchester +3 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 25 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.

1 233 (71.04%) Microsoft
2 118 (35.98%) Security Cleared
3 114 (34.76%) Windows
4 106 (32.32%) MS Office
5 74 (22.56%) SC Cleared
6 72 (21.95%) HP
7 48 (14.63%) Project Management
8 46 (14.02%) Active Directory
9 45 (13.72%) SharePoint
10 44 (13.41%) Linux
10 44 (13.41%) Finance
11 43 (13.11%) Telecoms
11 43 (13.11%) SQL
11 43 (13.11%) ISTQB
12 42 (12.80%) MS PowerPoint
13 40 (12.20%) MS Project
14 39 (11.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 36 (10.98%) ITIL
16 35 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 34 (10.37%) VMware
17 34 (10.37%) DV Cleared
18 33 (10.06%) UNIX
18 33 (10.06%) Oracle
18 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
19 32 (9.76%) .NET
19 32 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (9.45%) PRINCE2
20 31 (9.45%) Windows XP
21 30 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (9.15%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 45 (13.72%) SharePoint
2 23 (7.01%) MS Exchange
3 19 (5.79%) IIS
4 17 (5.18%) Apache
5 11 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (2.74%) IBM Notes
7 7 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.22%) GlassFish
8 4 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (1.22%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.22%) 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
10 2 (0.61%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 106 (32.32%) MS Office
2 42 (12.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (12.20%) MS Project
4 14 (4.27%) 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 (4.88%) SAN
2 12 (3.66%) DNS
2 12 (3.66%) Firewall
3 11 (3.35%) X.400
3 11 (3.35%) X.500
4 10 (3.05%) LAN
4 10 (3.05%) WAN
4 10 (3.05%) DHCP
5 9 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.13%) WLAN
7 6 (1.83%) SSL
7 6 (1.83%) Internet
7 6 (1.83%) HTTP
8 5 (1.52%) S/MIME
8 5 (1.52%) VPN
8 5 (1.52%) LDAP
9 4 (1.22%) SMTP
9 4 (1.22%) Network Security
9 4 (1.22%) IPsec
10 3 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (7.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (5.18%) QlikView
3 16 (4.88%) MySQL
4 10 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.05%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.74%) MS Access
5 9 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle OWB
9 4 (1.22%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.91%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.22%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (1.22%) Hudson
4 3 (0.91%) Selenium
5 2 (0.61%) FitNesse
5 2 (0.61%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.61%) JUnit
5 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.61%) JMeter
5 2 (0.61%) Subversion
5 2 (0.61%) Maven
5 2 (0.61%) StarTeam
5 2 (0.61%) JIRA
5 2 (0.61%) Zephyr
5 2 (0.61%) RSpec
5 2 (0.61%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.61%) Toad
6 1 (0.30%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (13.41%) Finance
2 43 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 29 (8.84%) Military
4 5 (1.52%) Banking
4 5 (1.52%) Marketing
5 4 (1.22%) Billing
5 4 (1.22%) 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%) German Language
8 1 (0.30%) Legal
8 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (19.82%) Analyst
2 25 (7.62%) Support Engineer
3 23 (7.01%) Tester
4 22 (6.71%) Developer
5 18 (5.49%) Consultant
6 17 (5.18%) Coordinator
7 15 (4.57%) Administrator
8 13 (3.96%) Architect
8 13 (3.96%) Security Engineer
9 11 (3.35%) Business Analyst
10 10 (3.05%) Test Analyst
10 10 (3.05%) Project Coordinator
10 10 (3.05%) IT Support Engineer
10 10 (3.05%) IT Support
11 9 (2.74%) Data Analyst
11 9 (2.74%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (2.44%) Project Manager
12 8 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
12 8 (2.44%) Test Specialist
12 8 (2.44%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (9.76%) .NET
2 28 (8.54%) HTML
3 25 (7.62%) ASP.NET
4 24 (7.32%) JSP
5 15 (4.57%) XML
6 10 (3.05%) CSS
7 9 (2.74%) jQuery
8 8 (2.44%) XSLT
9 7 (2.13%) Ajax
10 6 (1.83%) Middleware
11 4 (1.22%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.22%) SAML
12 3 (0.91%) Classic ASP
12 3 (0.91%) WCF
12 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 2 (0.61%) JSF
14 1 (0.30%) Application Packaging
14 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
14 1 (0.30%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.10%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.79%) Open Source
3 12 (3.66%) Replication
4 6 (1.83%) Statistics
5 5 (1.52%) Kindle
6 4 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.22%) 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
1 114 (34.76%) Windows
2 44 (13.41%) Linux
3 35 (10.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (10.06%) UNIX
5 32 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (9.45%) Windows XP
7 26 (7.93%) Windows 7
8 18 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.13%) Windows Vista
9 7 (2.13%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (1.22%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.61%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (14.63%) Project Management
2 36 (10.98%) ITIL
3 33 (10.06%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (9.45%) PRINCE2
5 28 (8.54%) Migration
6 21 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (6.10%) Quality Management
8 19 (5.79%) Document Management
8 19 (5.79%) Time Management
9 16 (4.88%) CRM
10 15 (4.57%) Service Management
10 15 (4.57%) Service Delivery
11 13 (3.96%) Risk Management
11 13 (3.96%) Knowledge Management
12 12 (3.66%) Test Strategy
13 10 (3.05%) Configuration Management
14 9 (2.74%) Validation
14 9 (2.74%) Information Security
14 9 (2.74%) Programme Management
15 8 (2.44%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (13.11%) SQL
2 30 (9.15%) JavaScript
3 25 (7.62%) VBA
4 24 (7.32%) VB
4 24 (7.32%) C
5 20 (6.10%) PowerShell
6 18 (5.49%) PHP
6 18 (5.49%) Java
7 15 (4.57%) Python
7 15 (4.57%) Ruby
8 13 (3.96%) Bash Shell
9 12 (3.66%) C#
10 11 (3.35%) VBScript
11 10 (3.05%) Perl
12 5 (1.52%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.22%) 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
1 118 (35.98%) Security Cleared
2 74 (22.56%) SC Cleared
3 43 (13.11%) ISTQB
4 39 (11.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 34 (10.37%) DV Cleared
6 30 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (5.49%) MOS
8 17 (5.18%) MCITP
8 17 (5.18%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (4.57%) CISSP
10 14 (4.27%) Degree
11 7 (2.13%) MCSE
12 5 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.91%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.91%) MCTS
14 3 (0.91%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.61%) ECDL
15 2 (0.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.71%) QA
2 19 (5.79%) ISO 9001
3 17 (5.18%) SLA
4 13 (3.96%) 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 (14.02%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.96%) Snort
4 11 (3.35%) vSphere
5 9 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.44%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.22%) Shibboleth
7 4 (1.22%) 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 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (2.44%) SCCM
2 7 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (1.83%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.22%) WSUS
4 4 (1.22%) SCOM
5 3 (0.91%) ARCserve
5 3 (0.91%) HP SIM
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
6 2 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.30%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 233 (71.04%) Microsoft
2 72 (21.95%) HP
3 34 (10.37%) VMware
4 33 (10.06%) Oracle
5 27 (8.23%) Cisco
6 18 (5.49%) Red Hat
7 12 (3.66%) SAP
7 12 (3.66%) Citrix
8 9 (2.74%) Lotus
8 9 (2.74%) McAfee
9 6 (1.83%) Juniper
9 6 (1.83%) CA
10 5 (1.52%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.52%) IBM
10 5 (1.52%) Blue Coat
10 5 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.22%) Adobe
11 4 (1.22%) Remedy
12 3 (0.91%) Lumension
12 3 (0.91%) Nokia
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