The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 36 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 4.34% 4.56% 10.95%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 44.00% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 16
Median daily rate £270 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £308 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
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 Kent region.

Applications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
42 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 9.11% 10.37% 15.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 24
Median daily rate £275 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £128 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £13.67 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Kent region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -3 9 £270 -20.58% 1
Chatham - 3 £375 -
West Malling - 2 £425 - 2
Maidstone - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (27.03%) .NET
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) XML
7 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
8 7 (18.92%) HTML
9 6 (16.22%) MS Office
9 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (13.51%) Degree
10 5 (13.51%) Citrix
10 5 (13.51%) Firewall
10 5 (13.51%) Windows
10 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
11 4 (10.81%) LDAP
11 4 (10.81%) CRM
11 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.81%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
1 6 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (13.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
2 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) LDAP
3 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 3 (8.11%) VLAN
3 3 (8.11%) VPN
4 1 (2.70%) PBX
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 12 (32.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (21.62%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.11%) Xcode
3 2 (5.41%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (40.54%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Developer
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Developer
4 7 (18.92%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Process Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) iOS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Process Mapping Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Security Management Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 9 (24.32%) XML
3 7 (18.92%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.11%) Cocoa
5 3 (8.11%) Cocoa Touch
5 3 (8.11%) JSON
5 3 (8.11%) OpenGL
5 3 (8.11%) REST
5 3 (8.11%) Web Services
6 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET
6 2 (5.41%) DHTML
6 2 (5.41%) WinForms
6 2 (5.41%) WPF
7 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Grid Computing
3 3 (8.11%) iPad
3 3 (8.11%) iPhone
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Data Conversion
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.11%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.81%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Testing
3 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) Memory Management
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile Development
3 3 (8.11%) MVC
4 2 (5.41%) BPMN
4 2 (5.41%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
4 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Scrum
4 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
4 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) Perl
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) Objective-C
4 3 (8.11%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) ISEB
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.81%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
1 4 (10.81%) SCOrch
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Citrix
3 4 (10.81%) Dell
3 4 (10.81%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Polycom
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
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