The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 Liverpool 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 19 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.22% 2.60% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 11.11% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £82 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -73.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £14.79 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.93% 23.38% 10.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 25 10
Average daily rate £150 £248 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.39% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
Merseyside

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) MSI
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (10.00%) MS Project
5 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Trainer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) UML
1 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) BPR
1 1 (10.00%) Use Case
1 1 (10.00%) Time Management
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (10.00%) Data Management
1 1 (10.00%) Information Management
1 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
2 2 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (10.00%) VMware