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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel Developer
Rank 331 346 264
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -82
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 68 38 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.32% 0.17% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.19% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 30 87
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £345 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £553 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.08 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-39.70% -
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
19643 20190 18456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.52% 92.91% 93.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13788 13644 12573
Average daily rate £446 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 323 387 425
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £19.22
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +23 23 £500 +33.33% 1
Excel Developer
England

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 114 (80.28%) VBA
2 67 (47.18%) SQL
3 60 (42.25%) Finance
4 51 (35.92%) Front Office
5 49 (34.51%) MS Excel
6 43 (30.28%) Banking
6 43 (30.28%) RAD
7 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
8 29 (20.42%) Java
9 28 (19.72%) Derivative
10 26 (18.31%) Python
11 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
12 24 (16.90%) C#
13 22 (15.49%) MS Access
14 19 (13.38%) .NET
14 19 (13.38%) ETL
15 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (11.27%) Quantitative Analysis
17 15 (10.56%) Spreadsheet
17 15 (10.56%) VB
17 15 (10.56%) Fixed Income
18 14 (9.86%) T-SQL
19 13 (9.15%) Data Modelling
19 13 (9.15%) Equities
20 11 (7.75%) Oracle
20 11 (7.75%) OO
21 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
21 10 (7.04%) Bloomberg

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (34.51%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.56%) Spreadsheet
3 9 (6.34%) MS Office
4 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) LatentZero
1 7 (4.93%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.70%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.49%) MS Access
3 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.63%) QlikView
5 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.70%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.11%) JIRA
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 60 (42.25%) Finance
2 51 (35.92%) Front Office
3 43 (30.28%) Banking
4 9 (6.34%) Retail
5 8 (5.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.11%) French Language
7 2 (1.41%) Marketing
7 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.70%) Law
8 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.70%) Back Office
8 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.38%) .NET
2 5 (3.52%) XML
3 4 (2.82%) HTML
4 3 (2.11%) WPF
5 2 (1.41%) jQuery
5 2 (1.41%) WCF
6 1 (0.70%) HTML5
6 1 (0.70%) CSS3
6 1 (0.70%) DAO
6 1 (0.70%) JSON
6 1 (0.70%) MDX
6 1 (0.70%) ADO
6 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.70%) CSS
6 1 (0.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.72%) Derivative
2 15 (10.56%) Fixed Income
3 13 (9.15%) Equities
4 7 (4.93%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (4.23%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.82%) Data Integration
6 4 (2.82%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.11%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.41%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.70%) Swaptions
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.41%) UNIX
1 2 (1.41%) Windows
1 2 (1.41%) Windows XP
1 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.28%) RAD
2 19 (13.38%) ETL
3 16 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (11.27%) Quantitative Analysis
4 13 (9.15%) Data Modelling
5 11 (7.75%) OO
6 7 (4.93%) Risk Management
6 7 (4.93%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (4.93%) Analytics
7 6 (4.23%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (4.23%) Fund Management
7 6 (4.23%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.23%) Migration
7 6 (4.23%) Scrum
7 6 (4.23%) Data Management
8 5 (3.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (3.52%) Asset Management
8 5 (3.52%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.52%) Greeks
Programming Languages
1 114 (80.28%) VBA
2 67 (47.18%) SQL
3 29 (20.42%) Java
4 26 (18.31%) Python
5 24 (16.90%) C#
6 15 (10.56%) VB
7 14 (9.86%) T-SQL
8 9 (6.34%) C++
9 7 (4.93%) VB.NET
10 6 (4.23%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.70%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (4.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) Basel III
Vendors
1 25 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) Oracle
3 10 (7.04%) Bloomberg
4 6 (4.23%) Fidessa
5 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
5 3 (2.11%) Perforce
6 2 (1.41%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.41%) SAP
6 2 (1.41%) Cognos
7 1 (0.70%) Sybase
7 1 (0.70%) Reuters