The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 37 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.80% 4.98% 7.66%
As % of the Applications category 67.27% 53.85% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
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£225 £200 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £40.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -73.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £39.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £11.00 £42.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.06 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -6.25%
MS Excel
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
55 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.03% 9.25% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 3
Average daily rate £225 £168 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -44.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 12
Average hourly rate £11.25 £13.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -68.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £16.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +10 26 £331 - 3
Lutterworth - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 46 (80.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) MS Office
3 19 (33.33%) Windows
4 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
5 14 (24.56%) ITIL
6 13 (22.81%) Finance
7 12 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
9 9 (15.79%) SQL
10 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.04%) ERP
10 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
10 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
11 7 (12.28%) Oracle
11 7 (12.28%) Migration
11 7 (12.28%) Degree
12 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
12 6 (10.53%) Project Management
12 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
13 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
13 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (8.77%) Office 365
14 4 (7.02%) HTML
14 4 (7.02%) IIS
14 4 (7.02%) MS Project
14 4 (7.02%) MCSE
14 4 (7.02%) WAN
14 4 (7.02%) Ethernet

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (7.02%) IIS
2 2 (3.51%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (43.86%) MS Office
2 12 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.02%) MS Project
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) CA Clarity
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.02%) Internet
2 4 (7.02%) WAN
2 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
3 3 (5.26%) Kerberos
3 3 (5.26%) LDAP
3 3 (5.26%) IPsec
3 3 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (3.51%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.75%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) International Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Administrator
3 8 (14.04%) Support Technician
3 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support Technician
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Support Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) IT Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 6 (10.53%) IT Support
6 5 (8.77%) Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Test Analyst
7 4 (7.02%) Active Directory Specialist
8 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
1 4 (7.02%) HTML5
2 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) ADO.NET
2 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.26%) CSS
2 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.26%) WCF
2 3 (5.26%) WPF
2 3 (5.26%) Silverlight
2 3 (5.26%) jQuery
2 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Blackberry
1 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
1 4 (7.02%) AS400
1 4 (7.02%) PKI
1 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.75%) Statistics
3 1 (1.75%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
2 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) UNIX
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) ERP
3 7 (12.28%) Migration
4 6 (10.53%) Project Management
5 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.77%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.02%) Time Management
6 4 (7.02%) Change Management
6 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
7 3 (5.26%) UML
7 3 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.26%) MVC
7 3 (5.26%) MVVM
7 3 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.26%) Analytics
8 2 (3.51%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.26%) C#
3 3 (5.26%) XAML
4 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) MCSE
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.26%) ISEB
3 3 (5.26%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (3.51%) HNC
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.75%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 4 (7.02%) SLA
3 3 (5.26%) TickIT
4 1 (1.75%) QA
4 1 (1.75%) DO-160
4 1 (1.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (29.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.75%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 46 (80.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Telerik
4 2 (3.51%) VMware
4 2 (3.51%) Lotus
4 2 (3.51%) HP
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) Citrix
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Google
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 23 days ago