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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 11.68% 7.41% 4.35%
As % of the Applications category 38.10% 45.45% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +43.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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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
42 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 30.66% 16.30% 14.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 4
Average daily rate £250 £323 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.48% +51.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £246 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £463 £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.50 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +9.52%
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 27 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 27 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 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (50.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) ITIL
3 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 12 (40.00%) MS Office
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (20.00%) Citrix
6 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (16.67%) iPad
7 5 (16.67%) iPhone
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) VMware
8 4 (13.33%) IVR
8 4 (13.33%) CMS
8 4 (13.33%) WFM
8 4 (13.33%) PBX
8 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Verint
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
9 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
10 2 (6.67%) Billing
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management
10 2 (6.67%) Time Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Project
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) PBX
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) ATM
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 6 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
8 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) IT Support
8 1 (3.33%) Telephony Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Officer
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.67%) iPhone
2 5 (16.67%) iPad
3 4 (13.33%) IVR
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) PMI
5 1 (3.33%) NHS
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.33%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (13.33%) WFM
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.33%) Validation
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCTS
2 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (46.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Verint
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee
5 1 (3.33%) HP
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