The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 18 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 11.92% 5.91% 9.64%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 31.58% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £338 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £415 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.98
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.13%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Applications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.89% 18.72% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 4
Average daily rate £205 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £590 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Luton region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Luton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) MS Office
3 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 6 (24.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) MS Project
5 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (20.00%) Campaign Management
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Retail
6 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (12.00%) C#
7 3 (12.00%) .NET
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 3 (12.00%) Statistics
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) VMware
7 3 (12.00%) Email Migration
8 2 (8.00%) REST
8 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
8 2 (8.00%) French Language
8 2 (8.00%) Italian Language
8 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
8 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Mule
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (40.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Project
3 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.00%) VoIP
2 1 (4.00%) DHCP
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) OLAP
1 1 (4.00%) MS Access
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (4.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Local Government
3 2 (8.00%) French Language
3 2 (8.00%) Italian Language
3 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
3 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Project Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Project Support Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Administrator
2 3 (12.00%) Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) SOAP
2 2 (8.00%) WCF
2 2 (8.00%) REST
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) VxWorks
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) CRM
2 5 (20.00%) Campaign Management
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (12.00%) Email Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Microservices
5 2 (8.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) AOP
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 1 (4.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Ada
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) PMP
2 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ACCA
3 1 (4.00%) CIMA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
1 1 (4.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Citrix
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau
4 1 (4.00%) Ariba
4 1 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Cognos
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
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