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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 38 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 9.11% 3.78% 3.19%
As % of the Applications category 52.78% 18.97% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £235 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.29% -43.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £187 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £287 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.59 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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
72 58 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.27% 19.93% 20.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 23
Average daily rate £325 £268 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.49% -16.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £168 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.17 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.10 £19.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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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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 +5 27 £325 +38.29% 10
Brackley - - - -
Corby - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 33 (60.00%) MS Office
2 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
3 25 (45.45%) Windows
4 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 19 (34.55%) Windows XP
6 15 (27.27%) ITIL
6 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
7 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
8 9 (16.36%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (16.36%) Finance
8 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
8 9 (16.36%) C
9 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
9 8 (14.55%) SAP
9 8 (14.55%) Service Management
9 8 (14.55%) ITSM
9 8 (14.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (12.73%) Windows Vista
10 7 (12.73%) .NET
10 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
11 6 (10.91%) C#
11 6 (10.91%) HTML
11 6 (10.91%) Oracle
11 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
11 6 (10.91%) CSS
11 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
11 6 (10.91%) Dell
11 6 (10.91%) Dell Certification
11 6 (10.91%) Web Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 33 (60.00%) MS Office
2 9 (16.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Intranet
1 1 (1.82%) Firewall
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
1 1 (1.82%) SAN
1 1 (1.82%) VoIP
1 1 (1.82%) WAN
1 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) FrontPage
General
1 9 (16.36%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (72.73%) Analyst
2 23 (41.82%) Service Analyst
2 23 (41.82%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.91%) Deskside Support
5 6 (10.91%) Deskside Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (10.91%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (10.91%) C# Developer
5 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (9.09%) Change Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) .NET
2 6 (10.91%) HTML
2 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
2 6 (10.91%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (10.91%) HTML5
2 6 (10.91%) CSS3
2 6 (10.91%) jQuery
3 2 (3.64%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) NHS
4 3 (5.45%) NPfIT
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.82%) Informatics
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Windows
2 20 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 19 (34.55%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Service Management
2 8 (14.55%) ITSM
3 6 (10.91%) Web Development
4 3 (5.45%) Validation
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
4 3 (5.45%) ETL
4 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.45%) Data Migration
4 3 (5.45%) Data Mapping
5 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.64%) Web Design
5 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.64%) Project Management
6 1 (1.82%) PRINCE
6 1 (1.82%) CAD
6 1 (1.82%) Change Management
6 1 (1.82%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (1.82%) Line Management
6 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) C
2 7 (12.73%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.91%) C#
4 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
1 14 (25.45%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (10.91%) Dell Certification
4 5 (9.09%) ACCA
4 5 (9.09%) CIMA
5 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) SAP
3 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 6 (10.91%) Dell
4 3 (5.45%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 2 (3.64%) NetApp
6 1 (1.82%) Websense
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) Nokia
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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