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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 3.48% 11.58% 18.60%
As % of the Applications category 30.77% 57.89% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 8
Average daily rate £206 £299 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.02% -20.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £282 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £450 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
Berkshire

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
13 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.30% 20.00% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 12
Average daily rate £138 £287 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% -20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £275 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £408 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (31.25%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) SNA
5 2 (12.50%) LAN
5 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (12.50%) DNS
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCNP
5 2 (12.50%) CCNA
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) CCSA
5 2 (12.50%) OSPF
5 2 (12.50%) BGP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
1 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (18.75%) MS Project
4 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) IaaS
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (12.50%) Converged Networks
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
1 2 (12.50%) SNA
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) Wireless
1 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
2 1 (6.25%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) Broadband
2 1 (6.25%) Kerberos
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Analyst
1 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Coordinator
1 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Project Administrator
1 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Administration Assistant
2 1 (6.25%) Information Specialist
2 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Programme Coordinator
2 1 (6.25%) Project Assistant
2 1 (6.25%) Project Support Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Project Support Coordinator
2 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (6.25%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
2 1 (6.25%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Change Management
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) CCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ACCA
2 1 (6.25%) CIMA
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft