The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury 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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 9.26% 3.23% 8.57%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £208 £194 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.95% -13.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
MS Excel
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 12.96% 3.23% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Average daily rate £365 £194 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -13.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

MS Excel
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) MS Project
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) APMP
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) PMP
7 1 (12.50%) Information Management
7 1 (12.50%) Resource Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
General
1 8 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planner
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (37.50%) PMO Manager
3 3 (37.50%) PMO Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Associate Project Manager
4 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (25.00%) PMO Planner
4 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (12.50%) PMO Coordinator
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) APMP
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft