The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 30 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.41% 3.21% 4.09%
As % of the Applications category 53.49% 34.21% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Average daily rate £550 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £400 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £400 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.30 £11.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -21.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
43 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.25% 9.38% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 5
Average daily rate £490 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £175 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Average hourly rate £12.30 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Nottingham -8 17 £665 +66.25% 4
Worksop - 2 £138 -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (41.67%) MS Office
3 19 (39.58%) Windows
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (25.00%) VMware
5 12 (25.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.92%) Project Management
6 11 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (16.67%) .NET
9 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
9 7 (14.58%) Linux
9 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
9 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
9 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (12.50%) Release Management
10 6 (12.50%) ArchiMate
10 6 (12.50%) Line Management
10 6 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (12.50%) UML
10 6 (12.50%) OO
10 6 (12.50%) CRM
10 6 (12.50%) SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Office
2 11 (22.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Project
4 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.17%) DHCP
2 2 (4.17%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) LDAP
2 2 (4.17%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) SMTP
2 2 (4.17%) VPN
2 2 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
3 1 (2.08%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) MS Access
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (14.58%) Analyst
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.42%) Administrator
3 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Designer
4 4 (8.33%) Project Delivery Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Solutions Designer
4 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) IT Support
5 2 (4.17%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (4.17%) Security Administrator
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Designer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) HTML
3 1 (2.08%) HTML5
3 1 (2.08%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.17%) FMCG
2 2 (4.17%) NHS
2 2 (4.17%) PACS
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Clustering
3 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Windows
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Linux
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.17%) Unix
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.08%) SUSE
8 1 (2.08%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Project Management
2 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (14.58%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 6 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (12.50%) CRM
4 6 (12.50%) Data Security
4 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (12.50%) Line Management
4 6 (12.50%) OO
4 6 (12.50%) Release Management
4 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 6 (12.50%) UML
4 6 (12.50%) Web Design
5 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 4 (8.33%) Coaching
5 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
1 6 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.17%) C#
2 2 (4.17%) Perl
2 2 (4.17%) Python
2 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.25%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.08%) NFS
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Vendors
1 30 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 6 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (12.50%) SAP
5 5 (10.42%) Cisco
6 4 (8.33%) Citrix
6 4 (8.33%) Symantec
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
8 2 (4.17%) EMC
8 2 (4.17%) HP
8 2 (4.17%) Juniper
8 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
8 2 (4.17%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.08%) Adobe
9 1 (2.08%) Becrypt
9 1 (2.08%) Brocade