The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 6.78% 2.08% 6.45%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 16.67% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£319 - £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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 Kingston Upon Thames region.

Applications Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 13.56% 12.50% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £359 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £314 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £398 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

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 20 August 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) SSH
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) DEFINITY
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) IPv4
1 1 (20.00%) DEFINITY
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (20.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (20.00%) SCSM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
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