The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 11.90% 13.04% 9.09%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 66.67% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£155 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
- +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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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 High Wycombe region.

Applications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 20.24% 19.57% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £155 £250 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.00% -35.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.25 £14.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +40.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.19
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.54%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
6 1 (6.25%) SLA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 8 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Team Leader
1 4 (25.00%) Desktop Team Leader
2 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 2 (12.50%) Field Service Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PC Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) PC Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) HP
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