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 1 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 14.43% 22.41% 10.61%
As % of the Applications category 82.35% 83.87% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 6
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£270 £282 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £329 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
17 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 17.53% 26.72% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 10
Average daily rate £267 £280 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £331 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 1 June 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 1 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
Erskine -5 14 £270 -4.25%
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 10 (45.45%) ITIL
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
5 8 (36.36%) HP
6 7 (31.82%) Cisco
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) WAN
7 6 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (27.27%) Time Management
7 6 (27.27%) F5
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
8 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 4 (18.18%) PMI
9 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
9 4 (18.18%) Juniper
9 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
9 4 (18.18%) Internet
9 4 (18.18%) MS Project
9 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
9 4 (18.18%) Finance
9 4 (18.18%) McAfee
9 4 (18.18%) Firewall
9 4 (18.18%) ITSM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 9 (40.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project Server
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (9.09%) Lync
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (18.18%) 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 4 (18.18%) 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%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) PMI
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Cryptography
3 2 (9.09%) Economics
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
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%) Time Management
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) ITSM
4 4 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
5 3 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Management
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
6 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBScript
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 12 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (18.18%) 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%) JSP 440
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
3 3 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (4.55%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) HP
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) F5
5 4 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 4 (18.18%) McAfee
5 4 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 4 (18.18%) TippingPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Crossbeam
6 3 (13.64%) 3PAR
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) EMC
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) ProCurve