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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.22% 7.89% 4.00%
As % of the Applications category 29.17% 50.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£293 £354 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -6.25%
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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
24 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 24.74% 15.79% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Average daily rate £350 £208 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.67% +84.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
1 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) SAP
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 5 (29.41%) Degree
4 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
4 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (23.53%) MS Access
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
5 3 (17.65%) VBA
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 3 (17.65%) ITSM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Security
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (17.65%) Legal
5 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
5 3 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
6 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.76%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (11.76%) MS Project
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) VPN
2 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (5.88%) VoIP
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MS Access
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SAP BW
4 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Local Government
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) EPoS
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) FMCG
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ITIL
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITSM
2 3 (17.65%) Data Security
2 3 (17.65%) Service Management
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (11.76%) Resource Management
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) ERP
4 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBA
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) XQuery
3 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) SAP
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) MobileIron
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix