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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 33 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.46% 6.12% 7.22%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 56.25% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 16
Median daily rate £400 £261 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.11% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £382 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
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
44 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.28% 10.88% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 28
Median daily rate £400 £273 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.78% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £89 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £439 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £20.83 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.44% -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +7 11 £425 - 1
Chatham - 4 £338 - 1
Maidstone - 3 £155 - 1
Tonbridge - 2 £453 -
Dartford - 1 £120 - 1
West Malling - 1 £425 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 22 (43.14%) Finance
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 15 (29.41%) MS Office
6 14 (27.45%) Degree
7 13 (25.49%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (25.49%) XML
8 11 (21.57%) Web Services
8 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
9 10 (19.61%) JSON
9 10 (19.61%) iPhone
9 10 (19.61%) iPad
9 10 (19.61%) Memory Management
9 10 (19.61%) Apple iOS
9 10 (19.61%) REST
9 10 (19.61%) Cocoa Touch
9 10 (19.61%) iOS Development
9 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
9 10 (19.61%) Mobile Development
9 10 (19.61%) OpenGL
9 10 (19.61%) Cocoa
9 10 (19.61%) Xcode
9 10 (19.61%) Objective-C
10 9 (17.65%) Project Management
11 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
11 8 (15.69%) Windows
11 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (13.73%) T-SQL

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 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (29.41%) MS Office
2 13 (25.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (15.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Firewall
2 2 (3.92%) DNS
3 1 (1.96%) DHCP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.96%) LAN
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) PBX
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Skype
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) VLAN
3 1 (1.96%) VPN
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.96%) DTS
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.96%) Power BI
5 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Xcode
2 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 22 (43.14%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Advertising
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Electronics
4 2 (3.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (29.41%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) iOS Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Project Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Process Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Security Management Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) XML
2 11 (21.57%) Web Services
3 10 (19.61%) Cocoa
3 10 (19.61%) Cocoa Touch
3 10 (19.61%) JSON
3 10 (19.61%) OpenGL
3 10 (19.61%) REST
4 5 (9.80%) CSS
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) .NET
6 1 (1.96%) ADO
6 1 (1.96%) EDI
6 1 (1.96%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.61%) iPad
2 10 (19.61%) iPhone
2 10 (19.61%) Mobile App
3 8 (15.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) PMI
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Data Conversion
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Grid Computing
5 1 (1.96%) Informatics
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Apple iOS
2 8 (15.69%) Windows
3 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Unix
4 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) iOS Development
2 10 (19.61%) Memory Management
2 10 (19.61%) Mobile Development
3 9 (17.65%) Project Management
4 6 (11.76%) CRM
5 5 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.88%) Exploratory Testing
8 2 (3.92%) BPMN
8 2 (3.92%) Data Loss Prevention
8 2 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.92%) Investment Management
8 2 (3.92%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.92%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) SQL
2 10 (19.61%) Objective-C
3 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.84%) Java
4 4 (7.84%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) VBA
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.96%) MCDST
4 1 (1.96%) MCSE
4 1 (1.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) MiFID
2 2 (3.92%) FATCA
3 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (3.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.96%) SCOM
2 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Citrix
2 3 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (3.92%) iManage
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) Avaya
4 1 (1.96%) Dell
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Polycom
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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