The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 10 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 91 100 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.04% 11.03% 12.10%
As % of the Applications category 66.91% 66.67% 61.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 50 23
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +30.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £199 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £282
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 24
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.45 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.97% -25.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £8.23 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £14.05 £18.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
136 150 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.50% 16.54% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 70 45
Average daily rate £300 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £203 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £410 £367
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 33
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.25 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.42 £18.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 118 (57.84%) Microsoft
2 104 (50.98%) MS Office
3 81 (39.71%) Finance
4 56 (27.45%) ITIL
5 54 (26.47%) Windows
6 42 (20.59%) Security Cleared
6 42 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (17.16%) SQL
8 33 (16.18%) MS PowerPoint
9 32 (15.69%) Project Management
10 30 (14.71%) Financial Institution
10 30 (14.71%) SC Cleared
11 27 (13.24%) Active Directory
12 26 (12.75%) ATM
12 26 (12.75%) Banking
13 23 (11.27%) HP
14 22 (10.78%) SLA
14 22 (10.78%) SharePoint
15 21 (10.29%) MS Project
15 21 (10.29%) Management Information System
16 20 (9.80%) Project Planning
16 20 (9.80%) SCCM
17 19 (9.31%) PowerShell
17 19 (9.31%) Windows 7
18 18 (8.82%) Service Management
19 17 (8.33%) CMDB
20 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
20 16 (7.84%) MS Visio
20 16 (7.84%) DV Cleared
21 15 (7.35%) Data Centre

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 22 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.96%) SAS
3 4 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (1.96%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.96%) IIS
4 3 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.47%) Lync
5 2 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.49%) Documentum
Applications
1 104 (50.98%) MS Office
2 33 (16.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (10.29%) MS Project
4 16 (7.84%) MS Visio
5 10 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.75%) ATM
2 14 (6.86%) LDAP
3 10 (4.90%) Internet
4 5 (2.45%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.45%) Wireless
5 4 (1.96%) WAN
5 4 (1.96%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.96%) ADSL
5 4 (1.96%) LAN
5 4 (1.96%) MPLS
6 3 (1.47%) Firewall
6 3 (1.47%) Intranet
7 2 (0.98%) X.500
7 2 (0.98%) 3G
7 2 (0.98%) DNS
7 2 (0.98%) SAN
8 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.49%) VoIP
8 1 (0.49%) VPN
8 1 (0.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.88%) DB2
2 12 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
3 4 (1.96%) MS Access
4 3 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.47%) Base SAS
4 3 (1.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.49%) MSI
1 1 (0.49%) Yeoman
General
1 81 (39.71%) Finance
2 30 (14.71%) Financial Institution
3 26 (12.75%) Banking
4 12 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.94%) Retail
6 5 (2.45%) Automotive
7 3 (1.47%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.98%) Advertising
8 2 (0.98%) Local Government
9 1 (0.49%) German Language
9 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 83 (40.69%) Analyst
2 19 (9.31%) Project Manager
3 14 (6.86%) Coordinator
3 14 (6.86%) Administrator
4 11 (5.39%) Security Analyst
4 11 (5.39%) Data Analyst
5 9 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (4.41%) Service Analyst
5 9 (4.41%) Test Analyst
6 8 (3.92%) IT Security Analyst
7 7 (3.43%) Incident Manager
7 7 (3.43%) MI Analyst
7 7 (3.43%) IT Administrator
7 7 (3.43%) Consultant
8 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (2.94%) Support Analyst
8 6 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
9 5 (2.45%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.35%) .NET
2 11 (5.39%) SOAP
3 9 (4.41%) XML
3 9 (4.41%) HTML
4 6 (2.94%) Middleware
5 2 (0.98%) SAML
5 2 (0.98%) Web Services
5 2 (0.98%) REST
5 2 (0.98%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.49%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.49%) J2EE
6 1 (0.49%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.49%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.33%) CMDB
4 15 (7.35%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.41%) Clustering
6 5 (2.45%) Economics
6 5 (2.45%) Statistics
6 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.96%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.96%) e-Health
7 4 (1.96%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.47%) NHS
8 3 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.49%) PMI
10 1 (0.49%) EPoS
10 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (26.47%) Windows
2 19 (9.31%) Windows 7
3 12 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (5.39%) UNIX
5 9 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.45%) Linux
8 5 (2.45%) Windows 2000
8 5 (2.45%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.98%) AIX
9 2 (0.98%) Solaris
10 1 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.49%) Android
10 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (27.45%) ITIL
2 32 (15.69%) Project Management
3 20 (9.80%) Project Planning
4 18 (8.82%) Service Management
5 15 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (7.35%) Data Analysis
6 12 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 12 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (5.39%) Change Management
7 11 (5.39%) ITSM
7 11 (5.39%) Logistics
8 10 (4.90%) Data Protection
8 10 (4.90%) Security Management
8 10 (4.90%) Configuration Management
8 10 (4.90%) Information Security
8 10 (4.90%) Change Control
9 9 (4.41%) Release Management
9 9 (4.41%) Incident Management
10 8 (3.92%) Matrix Management
10 8 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.16%) SQL
2 19 (9.31%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.37%) VB
4 11 (5.39%) VBA
5 4 (1.96%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.47%) VBScript
7 1 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 42 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 30 (14.71%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.84%) DV Cleared
4 9 (4.41%) CISSP
4 9 (4.41%) Degree
5 8 (3.92%) ISEB
6 7 (3.43%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (2.45%) CCNA
8 5 (2.45%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (2.45%) MCP
9 4 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.98%) MCSE
10 2 (0.98%) PMP
10 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.49%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.49%) CCA
11 1 (0.49%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.78%) SLA
2 7 (3.43%) QA
3 4 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (13.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.90%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.96%) Firmware
5 3 (1.47%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.98%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.98%) vSphere
7 1 (0.49%) UAG
7 1 (0.49%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.49%) XenApp
7 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.80%) SCCM
2 10 (4.90%) OVSD
3 7 (3.43%) SCOM
4 6 (2.94%) SCOrch
5 5 (2.45%) OpenView
6 4 (1.96%) CA Spectrum
7 3 (1.47%) SCVMM
8 2 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.98%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.98%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.98%) NetVault Backup
9 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.49%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.49%) Control-M
9 1 (0.49%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 118 (57.84%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.27%) HP
3 13 (6.37%) VMware
4 9 (4.41%) Citrix
5 6 (2.94%) Cisco
6 5 (2.45%) Remedy
7 4 (1.96%) CA
7 4 (1.96%) NetApp
7 4 (1.96%) Oracle
8 3 (1.47%) Adobe
8 3 (1.47%) SAP
8 3 (1.47%) Cyber-Ark
9 2 (0.98%) 3PAR
9 2 (0.98%) Lumension
9 2 (0.98%) EMC
9 2 (0.98%) IBM
9 2 (0.98%) Brocade
10 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.49%) Altiris
10 1 (0.49%) Google
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