The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 17 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 3.42% 5.63% 5.88%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 30.00% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Average daily rate £338 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £250 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £458 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
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 Newbury region.

Applications Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 40 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.90% 18.78% 15.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 19
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
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 Newbury

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (20.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) VBA
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) SPSS
5 1 (10.00%) Automotive
5 1 (10.00%) MBA
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (10.00%) R

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (10.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Application Development Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Junior IT Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Statistics
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) R
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MBA
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
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