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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 38 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.05% 3.33% 5.54%
As % of the Applications category 74.51% 40.00% 47.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 6
Average daily rate £363 £350 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +124.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £721 £460 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £14.15 £13.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.50 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £15.00 £13.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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
51 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.46% 8.33% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 9
Average daily rate £425 £358 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% +197.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £284 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Average hourly rate £12.30 £13.25 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.16% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.21 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +14 29 £375 - 2
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 26 (50.98%) MS Office
2 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (41.18%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) MS Project
4 15 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
6 10 (19.61%) Windows
6 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Project Planning
7 9 (17.65%) CRM
8 8 (15.69%) Product Management
9 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
9 7 (13.73%) SAP
9 7 (13.73%) Oracle
10 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.76%) Java
10 6 (11.76%) .NET
10 6 (11.76%) Web Services
10 6 (11.76%) Linux
10 6 (11.76%) UML
10 6 (11.76%) OO
10 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 6 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 6 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.96%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (50.98%) MS Office
2 16 (31.37%) MS Project
3 15 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (19.61%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) ATM
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
1 1 (1.96%) Skype
1 1 (1.96%) SMTP
1 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.96%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
2 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.96%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Access
3 1 (1.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Law
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Coordinator
3 7 (13.73%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Architect
4 6 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Project Delivery Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Change Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.88%) Project Change Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) .NET
1 6 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.96%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Project Management
2 14 (27.45%) PRINCE2
3 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (19.61%) Project Planning
4 9 (17.65%) CRM
5 8 (15.69%) Product Management
6 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (11.76%) ArchiMate
7 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
7 6 (11.76%) Data Security
7 6 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Line Management
7 6 (11.76%) OO
7 6 (11.76%) Release Management
7 6 (11.76%) Service Design
7 6 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 6 (11.76%) UML
7 6 (11.76%) Web Design
8 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) SAP
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (11.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Tableau