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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 9.52% 10.29% 25.58%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 24.14% 84.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +23.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £162 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 16.67% 42.65% 30.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
Average daily rate £370 £332 £302
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +9.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £236 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £304
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) MS Project
4 9 (36.00%) MS Office
4 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) VBA
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) InfoPath
5 8 (32.00%) MS Project Server
5 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (28.00%) Time Management
6 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) QA
8 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Change Management
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
10 3 (12.00%) Network Management
10 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (12.00%) Junos
10 3 (12.00%) F5

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (36.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (32.00%) MS Project Server
2 8 (32.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Project
2 9 (36.00%) MS Office
3 8 (32.00%) InfoPath
4 3 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
1 3 (12.00%) Firewall
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (12.00%) Network Security
1 3 (12.00%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Tools Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Quality Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Support
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) QA Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (4.00%) PKI
3 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Project Management
1 7 (28.00%) Time Management
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Management
4 3 (12.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (12.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (12.00%) Logistics
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
1 8 (32.00%) VBA
2 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Crossbeam
3 3 (12.00%) TippingPoint
3 3 (12.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (12.00%) 3PAR
3 3 (12.00%) F5
3 3 (12.00%) HP
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) Juniper
3 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (12.00%) McAfee
4 2 (8.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix