The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Maidenhead region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 10.84% 5.06% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 45.00% 40.00% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£210 £354 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.63% -16.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -6.37%
Applications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 10 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.10% 12.66% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 3
Average daily rate £270 £208 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.12% +32.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £199 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £343 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014, 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 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) MS Access
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) VB
6 5 (21.74%) SAP
6 5 (21.74%) Business Objects
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Nortel
6 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
6 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
6 5 (21.74%) ATM
6 5 (21.74%) SDH
6 5 (21.74%) RSVP
6 5 (21.74%) VRRP
6 5 (21.74%) 3G
6 5 (21.74%) DWDM
6 5 (21.74%) MPLS
6 5 (21.74%) OSPF
6 5 (21.74%) BGP
6 5 (21.74%) LTE
6 5 (21.74%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (21.74%) HSRP
6 5 (21.74%) 2G
6 5 (21.74%) Network Design

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 5 (21.74%) ATM
2 5 (21.74%) SDH
2 5 (21.74%) RSVP
2 5 (21.74%) VRRP
2 5 (21.74%) 3G
2 5 (21.74%) DWDM
2 5 (21.74%) MPLS
2 5 (21.74%) OSPF
2 5 (21.74%) BGP
2 5 (21.74%) LTE
2 5 (21.74%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (21.74%) HSRP
2 5 (21.74%) 2G
3 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (17.39%) LAN
4 1 (4.35%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) MS Access
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
General
1 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.35%) Local Government
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) French Language
4 1 (4.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) RAN Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Test Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Network Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Coordinator
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Junior
5 1 (4.35%) Project Planner
5 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) EDI
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) EPoS
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
3 3 (13.04%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) ITSM
3 3 (13.04%) Data Security
3 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Data Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) VB
3 3 (13.04%) VBA
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
4 1 (4.35%) XQuery
4 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) OPNET
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) SAP
1 5 (21.74%) Business Objects
1 5 (21.74%) Nortel
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
1 5 (21.74%) Huawei
1 5 (21.74%) BT
2 3 (13.04%) MobileIron
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) VMware