The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.35% 13.61% 11.32%
As % of the Applications category 76.92% 64.52% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 5
Average daily rate
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£270 £281 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -20.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £329 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +7.14%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.15% 21.09% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 11
Average daily rate £270 £280 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £343 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 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
Erskine -3 10 £270 -3.91%
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 11 (50.00%) MS Office
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 8 (36.36%) HP
3 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) F5
4 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (27.27%) Time Management
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) PMI
5 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
5 5 (22.73%) LAN
5 5 (22.73%) MS Project
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 4 (18.18%) Juniper
6 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
6 4 (18.18%) Firewall
6 4 (18.18%) ITSM
6 4 (18.18%) Internet
6 4 (18.18%) Riverbed

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 8 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (18.18%) MS Project Server
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Project
3 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 3 (13.64%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
1 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) Internet
3 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) Junos
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
4 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
2 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) PMI
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Economics
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITSM
3 4 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
3 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Network Management
4 3 (13.64%) Logistics
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) PMI Certification
3 3 (13.64%) CAPM
4 2 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (4.55%) MCP
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
1 3 (13.64%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.64%) vSphere
2 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) HP
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
3 6 (27.27%) F5
4 4 (18.18%) Crossbeam
4 4 (18.18%) TippingPoint
4 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
4 4 (18.18%) Juniper
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 4 (18.18%) McAfee
5 3 (13.64%) EMC
5 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
6 2 (9.09%) ProCurve
6 2 (9.09%) VMware
7 1 (4.55%) Cadence