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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.33% 7.48% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 40.74% 37.93% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate
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£205 £404 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.19% -5.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
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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
27 29 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.63% 19.73% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 11
Average daily rate £180 £404 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.39% +24.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £390 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +78.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 7 July 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 (72.00%) MS Office
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
4 11 (44.00%) Citrix
5 10 (40.00%) ITIL
6 7 (28.00%) MCP
6 7 (28.00%) LAN
6 7 (28.00%) WAN
6 7 (28.00%) DHCP
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (28.00%) Thin Client
6 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Fat Client
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Documentum
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
3 1 (4.00%) CICS
3 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (72.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) Internet
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
3 1 (4.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) HTTP
3 1 (4.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Local Government
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Administrator
1 7 (28.00%) Desktop Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (4.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) ISPF
2 1 (4.00%) WCF
2 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (28.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.00%) NHS
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) zOS
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.00%) OO
3 2 (8.00%) Project Management
3 2 (8.00%) ITSM
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Web Development
4 1 (4.00%) Release Management
4 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.00%) System Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Time Management
4 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (4.00%) People Management
4 1 (4.00%) Security Management
4 1 (4.00%) Validation
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Perl
3 1 (4.00%) XQuery
3 1 (4.00%) Assembly Language
3 1 (4.00%) REXX
3 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) JCL
3 1 (4.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) MCP
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (28.00%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Workstation
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
3 1 (4.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) OpenText
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase
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