The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.40% 5.66% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 60.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £194 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.83% -32.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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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 Ipswich region.

Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.20% 9.43% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Average daily rate £350 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £131 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £388 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Apple
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) Sophos
4 2 (33.33%) Data Management
4 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Document Management
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Finance

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) MS Access
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Support Assistant
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Architect
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Assistant
1 2 (33.33%) IT Assistant
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) NHS Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
1 2 (33.33%) Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (33.33%) Document Management
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 2 (33.33%) UML
1 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 2 (33.33%) Sophos
2 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (16.67%) Business Objects
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