The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.06% 2.94% -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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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 Macclesfield region.

Applications Category
Macclesfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Macclesfield 6.06% 7.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £275 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) MS Project
2 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Macclesfield 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Project
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Coordinator
1 4 (57.14%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (42.86%) Project Administrator
2 3 (42.86%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) E-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco