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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 54 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.01% 11.58% 9.16%
As % of the Applications category 51.92% 66.67% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 19
Average daily rate
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£380 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.60% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £199 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £371 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £314
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +1.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £129.90 £18.80 £19.81
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 90 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.51% 17.37% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 33
Average daily rate £300 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £165 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £378 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 10
Average hourly rate £13.35 £16.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.56% +25.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £8.00 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £18.50 £23.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 30 June 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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
Oxford -13 29 £395 +12.85% 4
Banbury - 3 £300 -
Abingdon -2 1 £400 +70.21% 2
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 69 (68.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (33.66%) MS Office
3 31 (30.69%) Windows
4 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
4 19 (18.81%) SQL
5 18 (17.82%) Active Directory
5 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (16.83%) MS Project
7 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
7 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
8 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
9 14 (13.86%) Project Management
9 14 (13.86%) Degree
10 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (11.88%) Finance
10 12 (11.88%) Publishing
11 11 (10.89%) Data Modelling
11 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
11 11 (10.89%) Windows 8
12 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
12 10 (9.90%) Migration
13 9 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (7.92%) Business Analysis
15 7 (6.93%) Validation
15 7 (6.93%) ITIL
15 7 (6.93%) Adobe

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.90%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.98%) Lync
5 2 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.99%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.99%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (33.66%) MS Office
2 17 (16.83%) MS Project
3 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (4.95%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.99%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.99%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.99%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.99%) Primavera
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Boomi
2 1 (0.99%) Office 365
2 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.96%) DHCP
1 4 (3.96%) Internet
2 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) DNS
2 3 (2.97%) Intranet
3 2 (1.98%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.98%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) VoIP
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
3 2 (1.98%) Extranet
4 1 (0.99%) Firewall
4 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
4 1 (0.99%) PABX
4 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.98%) OLAP
6 2 (1.98%) MS Access
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.98%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Big Data
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.98%) ERwin
1 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.99%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.99%) UltraEdit
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
1 12 (11.88%) Publishing
2 6 (5.94%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Advertising
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Analyst
2 11 (10.89%) Business Analyst
2 11 (10.89%) Support Analyst
3 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
3 9 (8.91%) Administrator
4 8 (7.92%) Data Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.94%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.94%) IT Support
7 5 (4.95%) Consultant
8 4 (3.96%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.96%) Developer
8 4 (3.96%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.96%) Report Analyst
8 4 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.96%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (2.97%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) Project Support Analyst
9 3 (2.97%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.93%) HTML
2 6 (5.94%) XML
3 2 (1.98%) MDX
3 2 (1.98%) jQuery
3 2 (1.98%) Web Services
3 2 (1.98%) .NET
3 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.99%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.95%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.97%) Statistics
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.98%) Life Science
5 2 (1.98%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (1.98%) PMI
5 2 (1.98%) NHS
5 2 (1.98%) Replication
6 1 (0.99%) Clustering
6 1 (0.99%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.99%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (30.69%) Windows
2 16 (15.84%) Windows 7
3 11 (10.89%) Windows 8
4 7 (6.93%) Linux
5 5 (4.95%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.97%) CentOS
7 3 (2.97%) Fedora
7 3 (2.97%) UNIX
8 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.99%) Android
9 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.82%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (14.85%) PRINCE2
3 14 (13.86%) Project Management
4 11 (10.89%) Data Modelling
5 10 (9.90%) Migration
6 9 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
7 8 (7.92%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.93%) ITIL
8 7 (6.93%) Validation
9 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.94%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (5.94%) Data Mapping
10 5 (4.95%) Data Migration
10 5 (4.95%) Project Planning
10 5 (4.95%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (3.96%) Service Management
11 4 (3.96%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) T-SQL
2 6 (5.94%) VBA
3 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.97%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.99%) Python
5 1 (0.99%) VB
5 1 (0.99%) C
5 1 (0.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (13.86%) Degree
2 5 (4.95%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.95%) ISEB
3 4 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.96%) PMP
3 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.97%) MCSE
4 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) P3O
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (17.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.97%) XenApp
3 3 (2.97%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.99%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.99%) vSphere
5 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) SCCM
1 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.99%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 69 (68.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) Adobe
3 5 (4.95%) Citrix
3 5 (4.95%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Dell
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 3 (2.97%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.98%) McAfee
6 2 (1.98%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.98%) SAP
6 2 (1.98%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) EMC
7 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.99%) NetApp
7 1 (0.99%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.99%) Remedy
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