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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 9.09% 8.70% 4.82%
As % of the Applications category 47.37% 53.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£298 £293 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.70% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £227 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £359 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
19 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.19% 16.30% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
Average daily rate £398 £240 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% +28.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) VBScript
6 4 (25.00%) MCSE
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (25.00%) VMware
6 4 (25.00%) MCITP
6 4 (25.00%) Degree
6 4 (25.00%) SCCM
6 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
7 3 (18.75%) Change Control
7 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (18.75%) vSphere
7 3 (18.75%) HP SIM
7 3 (18.75%) Malware Detection\Protection
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) VLAN
7 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
7 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
7 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (18.75%) Firewall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
1 3 (18.75%) VPN
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Analyst
1 2 (12.50%) Consultant
1 2 (12.50%) Problem Manager
1 2 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (6.25%) Designer
2 1 (6.25%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
2 1 (6.25%) Junior
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
2 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
2 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) JSP
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) JSF
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 1 (6.25%) Online Games
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
2 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
2 3 (18.75%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 2 (12.50%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) VBScript
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C-shell
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCITP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCTS
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) HP SIM
2 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (12.50%) WSUS
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) McAfee
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Websense
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle