The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel Developer
Rank 357 358 302
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -56
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 46 37 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.16% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 76
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£450 £475 £495
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £275 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £300 £328
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +42.85%
Excel Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Excel Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Excel Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Excel Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Excel Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Excel Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
City of London +6 9 £453 +6.47% 3
Bromley +2 1 £225 -
Excel Developer
England

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title.

1 101 (87.07%) VBA
2 53 (45.69%) SQL
2 53 (45.69%) Front Office
3 49 (42.24%) Finance
4 42 (36.21%) RAD
5 31 (26.72%) Python
5 31 (26.72%) Derivative
6 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
7 28 (24.14%) Java
7 28 (24.14%) Banking
8 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
9 21 (18.10%) C#
10 17 (14.66%) Equities
10 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
11 16 (13.79%) Fixed Income
12 15 (12.93%) MS Access
12 15 (12.93%) Quantitative Analysis
13 14 (12.07%) .NET
13 14 (12.07%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (9.48%) Go
15 10 (8.62%) Investment Banking
15 10 (8.62%) Equity Derivative
15 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (8.62%) Oracle
15 10 (8.62%) ETL
15 10 (8.62%) OO
16 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
16 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (0.86%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 14 (12.07%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (5.17%) MS Office
4 5 (4.31%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) LatentZero
1 4 (3.45%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.86%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) MS Access
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.31%) QlikView
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.72%) DTS
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 53 (45.69%) Front Office
2 49 (42.24%) Finance
3 28 (24.14%) Banking
4 10 (8.62%) Investment Banking
5 7 (6.03%) Retail
6 5 (4.31%) French Language
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Law
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) .NET
2 5 (4.31%) XML
3 2 (1.72%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) FpML
4 1 (0.86%) CSS3
4 1 (0.86%) HTML5
4 1 (0.86%) OLE
4 1 (0.86%) OLE DB
4 1 (0.86%) CSS
4 1 (0.86%) HTML
4 1 (0.86%) MDX
4 1 (0.86%) WCF
4 1 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Derivative
2 17 (14.66%) Equities
3 16 (13.79%) Fixed Income
4 10 (8.62%) Equity Derivative
5 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.59%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.86%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.86%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.86%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.72%) Windows
1 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) RAD
2 15 (12.93%) Quantitative Analysis
3 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (8.62%) ETL
3 10 (8.62%) OO
4 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
4 9 (7.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (6.90%) Analytics
6 6 (5.17%) Business Analysis
6 6 (5.17%) Fund Management
6 6 (5.17%) Investment Management
6 6 (5.17%) Greeks
7 5 (4.31%) Data Analysis
7 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.31%) Data Management
8 4 (3.45%) CRM
8 4 (3.45%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.59%) Problem Management
10 2 (1.72%) Software Testing
10 2 (1.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (87.07%) VBA
2 53 (45.69%) SQL
3 31 (26.72%) Python
4 28 (24.14%) Java
5 21 (18.10%) C#
6 11 (9.48%) Go
7 8 (6.90%) C++
8 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
9 5 (4.31%) VB
10 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.86%) R
12 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.86%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) QA
1 2 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) COREP
Vendors
1 17 (14.66%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Oracle
3 7 (6.03%) Bloomberg
4 4 (3.45%) Fidessa
5 2 (1.72%) SAP
5 2 (1.72%) Sybase
5 2 (1.72%) Progress
5 2 (1.72%) Reuters
6 1 (0.86%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago