The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 11.43% 10.23% 12.16%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 47.37% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£158 £275 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.72% -5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Applications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 14.29% 21.59% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £150 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +2.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Hemel Hempstead region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Hemel Hempstead region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 12 (50.00%) MS Office
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
4 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
4 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
5 5 (20.83%) Service Management
5 5 (20.83%) Brocade
5 5 (20.83%) SLA
5 5 (20.83%) IBM
5 5 (20.83%) OpenView
5 5 (20.83%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) SAN
5 5 (20.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (20.83%) Lotus
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) HPUX
5 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) MCP
5 5 (20.83%) IBM XIV
6 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Retail
7 3 (12.50%) VBScript
7 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.33%) vSphere

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 5 (20.83%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) dBASE
General
1 13 (54.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Backup Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support
5 3 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Microstrategy Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Design Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Trainer
7 1 (4.17%) Project Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) IBM XIV
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) HPUX
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Project Management
1 5 (20.83%) Service Management
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) SOA
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Change Control
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (4.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
1 2 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) NetBackup
1 7 (29.17%) Backup Exec
2 5 (20.83%) OpenView
2 5 (20.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) HP
2 5 (20.83%) Lotus
2 5 (20.83%) IBM
2 5 (20.83%) Brocade
3 2 (8.33%) Acronis
3 2 (8.33%) Veritas
3 2 (8.33%) Symantec
3 2 (8.33%) Sophos
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.17%) Nokia