The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.98% 1.54% 3.09%
As % of the Applications category 51.72% 28.57% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£300 - £82
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.79
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.77 - £11.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 - £17.76
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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Merseyside

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

Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 7 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.55% 5.38% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 25
Average daily rate £300 £250 £248
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £250 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £18.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 - £11.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.12 - £67.40
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 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 27 April 2015, 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 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (77.27%) Windows
3 16 (72.73%) MS Office
4 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
5 12 (54.55%) Citrix
6 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
10 4 (18.18%) VMware
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
10 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
10 4 (18.18%) MCP
10 4 (18.18%) DNS
10 4 (18.18%) LAN
10 4 (18.18%) WAN
10 4 (18.18%) DHCP
10 4 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (13.64%) Project Management
11 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
12 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
1 4 (18.18%) DHCP
1 4 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
3 1 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Officer
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) MSMQ
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Thin Client
1 4 (18.18%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 10 (45.45%) Windows XP
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 2 (9.09%) ITSM
3 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Document Management
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
4 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
4 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) Validation
4 1 (4.55%) OOP
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C#
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) XQuery
1 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) MCP
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Terminal Services
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau
4 1 (4.55%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) CA
4 1 (4.55%) OpenText
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £12.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago