The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.60% 5.96% 8.30%
As % of the Applications category 26.67% 43.75% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Average daily rate
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£125 £333 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.40% -26.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £175.00 £18.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+872.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.24% 13.62% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 19
Average daily rate £218 £331 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.33% -5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £115 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 23
Average hourly rate £96.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+382.50% -42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) MS Office
4 7 (23.33%) Windows
4 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (20.00%) Degree
6 5 (16.67%) Validation
6 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
6 5 (16.67%) GIS
6 5 (16.67%) ArcGIS
6 5 (16.67%) Mapinfo
6 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (13.33%) CRM
7 4 (13.33%) SAP
7 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
7 4 (13.33%) MS Project
7 4 (13.33%) SQL
7 4 (13.33%) ABAP
7 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
7 4 (13.33%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (13.33%) Middleware
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
8 3 (10.00%) McAfee
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 5 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
3 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) LLU
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SAP BW
1 4 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Data Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Senior Manager
1 5 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (10.00%) Senior Architect
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.33%) BAPI
3 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) GIS
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Handset
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Xbox
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.00%) AIX
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.67%) Validation
3 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.33%) CRM
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) ERP
5 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.67%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) MATLAB
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) ABAP
3 3 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ARCserve
1 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Mapinfo
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
3 4 (13.33%) Business Objects
3 4 (13.33%) HP
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
4 3 (10.00%) McAfee
4 3 (10.00%) Dell
4 3 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) BT
5 1 (3.33%) FatWire
5 1 (3.33%) Aprimo
5 1 (3.33%) Marketo
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