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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.80% 9.26% 8.11%
As % of the Applications category 38.89% 62.50% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£230 £186 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.48% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £167 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £205 £197
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
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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
18 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 17.48% 14.81% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
Average daily rate £336 £210 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.11% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £151 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £240 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 June 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 June 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) WSUS
6 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (14.29%) MCITP
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Technical Writer
1 2 (14.29%) Problem Manager
1 2 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Designer
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Team Leader
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Junior
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
2 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) JSP
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
1 1 (7.14%) JSF
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Thin Client
1 2 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
3 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Malware Detection\Protection
3 2 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
3 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) VBScript
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C-shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
2 1 (7.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (14.29%) MCITP
3 2 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (14.29%) ISA Server
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 2 (14.29%) WSUS
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
1 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) HP
2 2 (14.29%) EMC
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec
2 2 (14.29%) McAfee
2 2 (14.29%) Websense
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle