The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.95% 6.73% 7.41%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 29.17% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £293 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.65% -17.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £227 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £359 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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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 Maidenhead region.

Applications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 13.64% 23.08% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 8
Average daily rate £295 £350 £208
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +68.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £390 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) MCITP
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
5 3 (21.43%) vSphere
5 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
5 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 3 (21.43%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
5 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
5 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
5 3 (21.43%) Symantec
5 3 (21.43%) McAfee
5 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
5 3 (21.43%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (7.14%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Law
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Problem Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
2 1 (7.14%) Junior
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Report Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
1 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
2 1 (7.14%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
2 3 (21.43%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) VBScript
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C-shell
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCSE
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) MCITP
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware ESX
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) vSphere
3 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
3 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 1 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) HP SIM
2 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
3 2 (14.29%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) SolarWinds
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) EMC
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec
3 3 (21.43%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) Websense
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft