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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.26% 8.30% 10.08%
As % of the Applications category 28.21% 47.92% 48.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
Average daily rate
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£105 £120 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -58.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £68 £120 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £237 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 17
Average hourly rate - £18.72 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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
39 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.12% 17.33% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 6
Average daily rate £198 £180 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £74 £120 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 22
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -42.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £27.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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 23 January 2015.

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
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 23 January 2015. 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 -11 2 - - 3
Loughborough - - - - 1
Lutterworth - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 20 (54.05%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
4 14 (37.84%) MS Office
5 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
6 11 (29.73%) Incident Management
7 10 (27.03%) Migration
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) PKI
9 8 (21.62%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (21.62%) ITIL
9 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
10 7 (18.92%) DNS
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (16.22%) IPsec
11 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (16.22%) Kerberos
11 6 (16.22%) Remedy
11 6 (16.22%) LDAP
12 5 (13.51%) Workflow
12 5 (13.51%) MCSE
12 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
13 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.81%) Retail
13 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) LiveLink
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Lync
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 14 (37.84%) MS Office
2 8 (21.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) TCP/IP
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) IPsec
3 6 (16.22%) Kerberos
3 6 (16.22%) LDAP
4 4 (10.81%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
5 2 (5.41%) VoIP
5 2 (5.41%) WAN
6 1 (2.70%) DPNSS
6 1 (2.70%) SCCP
6 1 (2.70%) CTI
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) SNMP
6 1 (2.70%) DHCP
6 1 (2.70%) ADSL
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) PSTN
6 1 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (2.70%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Active Directory Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Support Technician
3 4 (10.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 2 (5.41%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Test Coordinator
5 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.41%) UAT Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Author
5 2 (5.41%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) WCF
3 1 (2.70%) WPF
3 1 (2.70%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) HTML5
3 1 (2.70%) TAPI
3 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) PKI
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.41%) iSeries
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.41%) AS400
4 2 (5.41%) EPoS
4 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.70%) Derivative
5 1 (2.70%) Wiki
5 1 (2.70%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
2 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Incident Management
2 10 (27.03%) Migration
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
6 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Time Management
8 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.70%) Project Management
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.70%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) ERP
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.70%) Document Management
8 1 (2.70%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCIE
4 1 (2.70%) CCNP
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Remedy
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) Symantec
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) SAP
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Telerik
5 1 (2.70%) Alias
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