The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 27 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 17 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.44% 5.01% 7.66%
As % of the Applications category 36.17% 50.00% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate
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£250 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 12.27% 10.03% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 13
Average daily rate £250 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £295 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 5
Average hourly rate £16.83 £11.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.95% -18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.00 £15.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Northampton -4 11 £250 -37.50% 4
Corby - 2 - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) MS Office
3 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (34.69%) Windows
5 16 (32.65%) ITIL
5 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
6 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
7 14 (28.57%) Service Management
8 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
9 11 (22.45%) ITSM
9 11 (22.45%) Finance
10 10 (20.41%) C
10 10 (20.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
11 8 (16.33%) Project Management
11 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (12.24%) SLA
13 5 (10.20%) NHS
13 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
13 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
14 4 (8.16%) SQL
14 4 (8.16%) SAP
14 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (8.16%) MS Project
15 3 (6.12%) Change Management
15 3 (6.12%) Validation
15 3 (6.12%) Migration
15 3 (6.12%) NPfIT
15 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
15 3 (6.12%) VBA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 3 (6.12%) MS Project Server
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Lync
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (57.14%) MS Office
2 8 (16.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.16%) MS Project
4 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.04%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
1 1 (2.04%) PaaS
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DHCP
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) VoIP
1 2 (4.08%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) 2G
2 1 (2.04%) Wireless
2 1 (2.04%) VLAN
2 1 (2.04%) GPRS
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) 3G
2 1 (2.04%) MPLS
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.04%) VPN
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Network Security
2 1 (2.04%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MS Access
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.08%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.04%) Ant
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.45%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.04%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Service Analyst
2 17 (34.69%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (24.49%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Data Migration Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SAP Data Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SAP Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Incident Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Customer Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.04%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) JSF
2 1 (2.04%) ISPF
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) JSP
2 1 (2.04%) SOAP
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) J2EE
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (26.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.20%) NHS
4 3 (6.12%) NPfIT
5 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.04%) Informatics
6 1 (2.04%) Kindle
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) AIX
5 1 (2.04%) HPUX
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Service Management
3 11 (22.45%) ITSM
4 8 (16.33%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) Change Management
7 3 (6.12%) Validation
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.12%) ETL
7 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
7 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Workflow
8 2 (4.08%) Matrix Management
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Information Management
8 2 (4.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) C
2 4 (8.16%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VBA
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) Java
4 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) VBScript
5 1 (2.04%) VB
5 1 (2.04%) REXX
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (30.61%) SC Cleared
3 10 (20.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (6.12%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) ACCA
5 1 (2.04%) CIMA
5 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Control-M
2 1 (2.04%) CA Endevor
2 1 (2.04%) Puppet
2 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) BMC
3 2 (4.08%) Lotus
3 2 (4.08%) Remedy
3 2 (4.08%) McAfee
3 2 (4.08%) Altiris
3 2 (4.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Perforce
4 1 (2.04%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.04%) Mapinfo
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Sun
4 1 (2.04%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.04%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.04%) hybris
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Northamptonshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago