The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 28 13 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.53% 8.87% 6.17%
As % of the Applications category 39.42% 50.59% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 9
Average daily rate
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£423 £140 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+201.78% -54.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £106 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £363 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £13.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
104 85 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 14.04% 17.53% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 22
Average daily rate £300 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £113 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 11
Average hourly rate £13.35 £14.50 £13.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +7.80%
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 Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire 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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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
Oxford -21 17 £438 +297.72% 9
Banbury - 2 £300 - 2
Burford - 1 £100 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (38.46%) MS Office
3 24 (26.37%) Windows
4 18 (19.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
5 17 (18.68%) MS Project
5 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 14 (15.38%) SQL
6 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
6 14 (15.38%) Project Management
7 13 (14.29%) Publishing
7 13 (14.29%) Degree
8 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
8 12 (13.19%) ITIL
8 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
8 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
9 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
10 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
10 10 (10.99%) Finance
10 10 (10.99%) Migration
11 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
12 8 (8.79%) ISEB
12 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
13 7 (7.69%) Validation
13 7 (7.69%) Service Management
14 6 (6.59%) VBA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.30%) Lync
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.10%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.10%) GroupWise
Applications
1 35 (38.46%) MS Office
2 18 (19.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (18.68%) MS Project
4 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.10%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (1.10%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.10%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Boomi
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
2 3 (3.30%) VPN
2 3 (3.30%) LAN
2 3 (3.30%) VoIP
2 3 (3.30%) WAN
2 3 (3.30%) Intranet
3 2 (2.20%) Firewall
3 2 (2.20%) Extranet
3 2 (2.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.20%) SAN
3 2 (2.20%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.10%) PABX
4 1 (1.10%) NAS
4 1 (1.10%) DHCP
4 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.10%) Wireless
4 1 (1.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) MS Access
5 2 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) ERwin
2 1 (1.10%) UltraEdit
2 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (14.29%) Publishing
2 10 (10.99%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Advertising
3 4 (4.40%) Retail
4 3 (3.30%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Front Office
6 1 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (45.05%) Analyst
2 13 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.89%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Data Analyst
5 7 (7.69%) IT Support
5 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.49%) Administrator
7 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Project Support Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.30%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.30%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 3 (3.30%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.40%) HTML
2 3 (3.30%) XML
3 2 (2.20%) Web Services
4 1 (1.10%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.30%) Statistics
3 3 (3.30%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.20%) PMI
4 2 (2.20%) NHS
4 2 (2.20%) Life Science
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.37%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.49%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) Windows XP
4 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.30%) CentOS
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Fedora
6 2 (2.20%) UNIX
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
1 17 (18.68%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (15.38%) Project Management
3 12 (13.19%) Service Delivery
3 12 (13.19%) ITIL
3 12 (13.19%) Data Modelling
4 10 (10.99%) Business Analysis
4 10 (10.99%) Migration
5 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.79%) Project Planning
6 7 (7.69%) Validation
6 7 (7.69%) Service Management
7 6 (6.59%) UML
7 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.59%) Data Mapping
7 6 (6.59%) User Stories
7 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
8 5 (5.49%) Waterfall
8 5 (5.49%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) VBA
3 2 (2.20%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.10%) VB
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) C
4 1 (1.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) ISEB
3 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.40%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (4.40%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.30%) PMP
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.20%) MCSE
7 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.10%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) P3O
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) XenApp
3 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) XenServer
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
1 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (62.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.49%) Citrix
2 5 (5.49%) Dell
3 4 (4.40%) VMware
3 4 (4.40%) Adobe
4 3 (3.30%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.20%) HP
5 2 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle
6 1 (1.10%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.10%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.10%) NetApp
6 1 (1.10%) Novell
6 1 (1.10%) EMC
6 1 (1.10%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.10%) Remedy
6 1 (1.10%) McAfee
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