The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 7.91% 7.76% 5.26%
As % of the Applications category 34.38% 42.86% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
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£210 £323 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% -24.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.94
% change year-on-year
- -6.29%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 23.02% 18.10% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate £188 £270 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +125.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (96.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
3 13 (41.94%) IVR
3 13 (41.94%) CMS
3 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) WFM
3 13 (41.94%) PBX
3 13 (41.94%) Verint
4 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
6 9 (29.03%) MS Office
6 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Finance
8 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
9 3 (9.68%) iPad
9 3 (9.68%) iPhone
9 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (9.68%) VMware
9 3 (9.68%) Citrix
9 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
9 3 (9.68%) LAN
9 3 (9.68%) WAN
9 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
10 2 (6.45%) SQL
10 2 (6.45%) .NET
10 2 (6.45%) Time Management
10 2 (6.45%) Degree
10 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 13 (41.94%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 13 (41.94%) PBX
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) ATM
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (48.39%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Telephony Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (9.68%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.45%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.45%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) IVR
2 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) iPhone
3 3 (9.68%) iPad
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows 8
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) WFM
1 13 (41.94%) Data Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
4 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Validation
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) MCTS
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (32.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Verint
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Avaya
4 1 (3.23%) McAfee
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
Peterborough
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Rate: £13.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 5 days ago