The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 1.14% 9.94% 1.14%
As % of the Applications category 8.00% 48.57% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +140.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.20% 20.47% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Average daily rate £275 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £12.25 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £20.55 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Norwich -1 1 £400 +64.94% 3
Dereham - - - -
Diss - - - -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
5 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
5 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) Clustering
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) MSI
5 2 (22.22%) Lotus
5 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
5 2 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Wintel Support
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Project Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) CRM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (11.11%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView
1 2 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Lotus
3 2 (22.22%) HP