The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 18 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 5.31% 7.23% 6.43%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 48.65% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 6
Average daily rate
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£353 £325 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +14.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £29.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.51% -27.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -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 Middlesex region.

Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.61% 14.86% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 23 12
Average daily rate £370 £275 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.54% -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £420 £647
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £23.07 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.64% -42.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) QA
3 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 3 (15.79%) VBA
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Handset
5 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 2 (10.53%) MS Access
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) LAN
5 2 (10.53%) Symbian
5 2 (10.53%) WAN
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) OS/2
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) .NET
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
5 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Data Integration

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
2 2 (10.53%) Coordinator
2 2 (10.53%) DBA
2 2 (10.53%) MI Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) HR Data Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Workday Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Tester
3 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Tester
3 1 (5.26%) Junior
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) CSS3
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) DHTML
3 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Handset
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) OS/2
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Migration
1 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
1 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
2 1 (5.26%) Analytics
2 1 (5.26%) Release Management
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
2 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
2 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) ETL
2 1 (5.26%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Change Management
2 1 (5.26%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (5.26%) MVC
2 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VBA
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ACCA
1 1 (5.26%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Symbian
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) Planview
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Lotus
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