The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.30% 8.05% 4.03%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 37.84% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £181 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £243 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £13.59 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.70% -22.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
MS Excel
Northamptonshire

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

Applications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
55 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 20.07% 21.26% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 7
Average daily rate £325 £188 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -47.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £212 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.93 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.98% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) MS Office
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
6 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
7 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.63%) CISA
8 5 (15.63%) CISM
8 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
8 5 (15.63%) CISSP
8 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma
8 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
8 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (15.63%) Lean Six Sigma
8 5 (15.63%) CRISC
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
9 4 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
9 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 4 (12.50%) SAP
9 4 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) CIMA
9 4 (12.50%) ACCA
9 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
10 3 (9.38%) Management Information System

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) SAS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Office
2 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
4 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) DTS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) FrontPage
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Service Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Risk Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Information Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Information Risk Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Change Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
6 3 (9.38%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Change Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Process Manager
8 1 (3.13%) IT Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.25%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) OLE
2 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
2 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
2 2 (6.25%) CSS3
2 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
2 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) UNIX
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Risk Management
1 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (15.63%) Six Sigma
2 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
2 5 (15.63%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 4 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.25%) Web Design
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITSM
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C
2 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CISSP
1 5 (15.63%) CISA
1 5 (15.63%) CISM
1 5 (15.63%) CRISC
2 4 (12.50%) ACCA
2 4 (12.50%) CIMA
2 4 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) QiCA
3 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) RACF
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) BMC
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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