The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 17 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.90% 2.86% 5.00%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 28.57% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£265 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Applications Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 13.79% 10.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate £265 £165 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.60% -54.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Spalding +2 2 £265 -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VBA
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft