The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Newbury region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 8.40% 7.21% 6.88%
As % of the Applications category 42.31% 61.54% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Applications Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 19.85% 11.71% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Average daily rate £337 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.69% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £111 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £24.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2014, 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 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
4 8 (38.10%) MS Project
5 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) MS Office
7 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
8 4 (19.05%) Billing
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (14.29%) Windows
9 3 (14.29%) Marketing
9 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
9 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
10 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
10 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (9.52%) Product Marketing
10 2 (9.52%) MS Access
10 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
10 2 (9.52%) LAN
10 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
10 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (38.10%) MS Project
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
4 5 (23.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MS Access
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Ranorex
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) Billing
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Automation Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Lead
4 1 (4.76%) Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) PMI
1 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
1 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Project Management
2 8 (38.10%) PRINCE2
3 4 (19.05%) PRINCE
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (14.29%) Dependency Management
5 2 (9.52%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
5 2 (9.52%) Product Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.76%) Use Case
6 1 (4.76%) Test Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MBA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) EMC
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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