The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 22 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 18 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.88% 7.03% 6.37%
As % of the Applications category 38.30% 41.94% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Average daily rate
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£224 £407 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.99% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £400 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.63 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% +36.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 12.74% 16.76% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 14
Average daily rate £180 £404 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.39% +24.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £400 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -9 11 £135 -66.54% 5
Wirral - 4 - - 1
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 29 (61.70%) MS Office
2 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
3 22 (46.81%) Windows
4 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
5 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
6 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 11 (23.40%) Citrix
7 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
8 10 (21.28%) ITIL
9 9 (19.15%) LAN
9 9 (19.15%) WAN
10 8 (17.02%) DHCP
10 8 (17.02%) DNS
10 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
10 8 (17.02%) VMware
10 8 (17.02%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (14.89%) Fat Client
11 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
11 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (14.89%) Thin Client
11 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
11 7 (14.89%) MCP
11 7 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.77%) NHS
13 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.26%) JCAPS
3 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Documentum
4 1 (2.13%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) CICS
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.13%) Alfresco
4 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.13%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (61.70%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.38%) MS Project
4 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) LAN
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 8 (17.02%) DHCP
2 8 (17.02%) DNS
3 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.13%) OSPF
4 1 (2.13%) BGP
4 1 (2.13%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.13%) SSH
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) NAS
4 1 (2.13%) SSL
4 1 (2.13%) SAN
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Billing
2 1 (2.13%) Local Government
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Back Office
2 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 7 (14.89%) Administrator
2 7 (14.89%) Desktop Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Developer
3 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.26%) Architect
5 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Database Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) WCF
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XML
3 1 (2.13%) XSLT
3 1 (2.13%) MSMQ
3 1 (2.13%) Middleware
3 1 (2.13%) ISPF
3 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.13%) MDX
3 1 (2.13%) WPF
3 1 (2.13%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.13%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Thin Client
1 7 (14.89%) Fat Client
2 6 (12.77%) NHS
3 3 (6.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (46.81%) Windows
2 15 (31.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.02%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) zOS
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ITIL
2 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.51%) Project Management
5 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.38%) Migration
5 3 (6.38%) SDLC
6 2 (4.26%) Database Mirroring
6 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.26%) OO
6 2 (4.26%) CRM
6 2 (4.26%) Information Security
6 2 (4.26%) ITSM
6 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Time Management
7 1 (2.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (2.13%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.38%) C#
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) VB
3 1 (2.13%) XQuery
3 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.13%) REXX
3 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.13%) JCL
3 1 (2.13%) VB6
3 1 (2.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) MCP
1 7 (14.89%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
1 7 (14.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CCIE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) HL7
2 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (36.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.89%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.13%) RACF
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (59.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Citrix
3 8 (17.02%) VMware
4 3 (6.38%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Neverfail
6 1 (2.13%) Teradata
6 1 (2.13%) FrontRange
6 1 (2.13%) Aruba
6 1 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase
6 1 (2.13%) Cisco
6 1 (2.13%) EMC
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) OpenText
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