The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 1.89% 5.00% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £170 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.43% 15.00% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £400 £275 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
London

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
2 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
2 1 (16.67%) SCSM
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Security Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) CRM
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
1 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) AppDNA
1 1 (16.67%) SCOrch
1 1 (16.67%) SCSM
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) SCOM
1 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco