The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 76 58 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.27% 6.17% 8.71%
As % of the Applications category 63.87% 46.03% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 40
Median daily rate £340 £260 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £119 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 10
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
119 126 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 16.08% 13.40% 13.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 51 65
Median daily rate £265 £300 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +16.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £122 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £457 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 33 14
Median hourly rate £9.50 £15.88 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.15% -34.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 111 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 44 (32.59%) MS Office
3 43 (31.85%) Project Management
3 43 (31.85%) Telecoms
4 35 (25.93%) Degree
5 31 (22.96%) ITIL
6 30 (22.22%) MS Project
6 30 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 29 (21.48%) MS PowerPoint
8 28 (20.74%) PRINCE2
9 26 (19.26%) Finance
10 25 (18.52%) Remedy
11 24 (17.78%) ITIL V3
12 22 (16.30%) Windows
13 21 (15.56%) LTE
14 20 (14.81%) VoLTE
14 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (14.81%) SharePoint
14 20 (14.81%) Ericsson
14 20 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
15 18 (13.33%) Marketing
16 17 (12.59%) Office 365
17 15 (11.11%) C#
18 14 (10.37%) .NET
18 14 (10.37%) Oracle
19 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
19 13 (9.63%) SQL
19 13 (9.63%) Computer Science
20 11 (8.15%) Analytics
21 10 (7.41%) Skype

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.93%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.74%) Documentum
5 1 (0.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
Applications
1 44 (32.59%) MS Office
2 30 (22.22%) MS Project
3 29 (21.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (5.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.48%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.48%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.48%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.74%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.74%) HFM
4 1 (0.74%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.59%) Office 365
2 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.22%) SaaS
5 2 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.48%) Google Analytics
5 2 (1.48%) Yammer
6 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.56%) LTE
2 20 (14.81%) VoLTE
2 20 (14.81%) Wi-Fi
3 10 (7.41%) Skype
4 6 (4.44%) Internet
5 5 (3.70%) HTTP
6 4 (2.96%) DNS
6 4 (2.96%) SMTP
7 3 (2.22%) VoIP
7 3 (2.22%) VPN
8 2 (1.48%) ATM
8 2 (1.48%) Broadband
8 2 (1.48%) DSLAM
8 2 (1.48%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.48%) Firewall
8 2 (1.48%) LAN
8 2 (1.48%) PPP
8 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.48%) xDSL
9 1 (0.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) Power BI
2 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.48%) MS Access
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) MySQL
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.74%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.74%) git-flow
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (31.85%) Telecoms
2 26 (19.26%) Finance
3 18 (13.33%) Marketing
4 10 (7.41%) French Language
5 9 (6.67%) Italian Language
5 9 (6.67%) Spanish Language
6 8 (5.93%) German Language
6 8 (5.93%) Retail
7 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.48%) Banking
8 2 (1.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.74%) Electronics
9 1 (0.74%) Games
9 1 (0.74%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 26 (19.26%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.81%) Voice Project Manager
3 18 (13.33%) Analyst
4 16 (11.85%) Developer
5 10 (7.41%) Administrator
6 9 (6.67%) .NET Developer
7 8 (5.93%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Consultant
8 7 (5.19%) Project Administrator
9 6 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Data Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Network Manager
9 6 (4.44%) Office 365 Architect
9 6 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Coordinator
10 5 (3.70%) Core Network Project Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Office 365 Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Senior Manager
10 5 (3.70%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.37%) .NET
2 9 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.93%) CSS
4 5 (3.70%) CSS3
4 5 (3.70%) HTML
4 5 (3.70%) MAPI
4 5 (3.70%) Web Services
5 4 (2.96%) Node.js
6 3 (2.22%) WinForms
7 2 (1.48%) XML
8 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.74%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.74%) Gherkin
8 1 (0.74%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.74%) JSON
8 1 (0.74%) Middleware
8 1 (0.74%) REST
8 1 (0.74%) RESTful
8 1 (0.74%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.74%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 30 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 20 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.44%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.96%) Fintech
5 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.22%) Clustering
6 3 (2.22%) Replication
6 3 (2.22%) Social Media
7 2 (1.48%) Animation
7 2 (1.48%) User Experience
7 2 (1.48%) Video Editing
8 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.74%) FMCG
8 1 (0.74%) Life Science
8 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.74%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Windows
2 5 (3.70%) Windows 10
3 4 (2.96%) Linux
3 4 (2.96%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.22%) Unix
4 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
5 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.74%) Android
6 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.74%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (31.85%) Project Management
2 31 (22.96%) ITIL
3 28 (20.74%) PRINCE2
4 24 (17.78%) ITIL V3
5 11 (8.15%) Analytics
6 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (6.67%) CRM
7 9 (6.67%) Presales
7 9 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 8 (5.93%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (5.93%) Data Entry
8 8 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.93%) Workflow
9 7 (5.19%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (5.19%) Data Analysis
9 7 (5.19%) High Availability
9 7 (5.19%) Identity Management
9 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.44%) Scrum
11 5 (3.70%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.11%) C#
2 13 (9.63%) SQL
3 10 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.44%) C++
5 6 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.70%) VBScript
7 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.22%) VBA
8 2 (1.48%) C
9 1 (0.74%) Java
9 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (25.93%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.44%) HND
3 6 (4.44%) MCITP
4 5 (3.70%) MCSE
4 5 (3.70%) PMP
5 4 (2.96%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.96%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.22%) CCNP
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.22%) MCDST
7 2 (1.48%) CCNA
7 2 (1.48%) MCP
7 2 (1.48%) MCSA
7 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.48%) SCSA
7 2 (1.48%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ACCA
8 1 (0.74%) CIMA
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) EFQM
3 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) SCCM
1 3 (2.22%) WMI
2 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 111 (82.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.52%) Remedy
3 20 (14.81%) Ericsson
4 14 (10.37%) Oracle
5 10 (7.41%) SAP
6 3 (2.22%) HP
7 2 (1.48%) Adobe
7 2 (1.48%) Amdocs
7 2 (1.48%) Google
7 2 (1.48%) Huawei
7 2 (1.48%) IBM
7 2 (1.48%) Marketo
7 2 (1.48%) Planview
7 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.48%) Sun
7 2 (1.48%) Tealium
7 2 (1.48%) Veritas
8 1 (0.74%) Aprimo
8 1 (0.74%) Mitel
8 1 (0.74%) Verint
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £30.91 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
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