The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.78% 4.98% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 53.33% 39.29% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £282 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.95% +41.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £191 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £338 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.15%
MS Excel
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
30 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.96% 12.67% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 4
Average daily rate £250 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £375 £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £31.90 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.94% +155.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £18.78 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £31.90 £12.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -8.51%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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
Bath +5 6 £288 -3.36% 5
Taunton -14 2 £338 +45.16%
Street - 1 £490 -
Yeovil - 1 - -
Weston-super-Mare - - - -
Bridgwater - - - -
Cheddar - - - -
Clevedon - - - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 10 (47.62%) SQL
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
5 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) MySQL
8 3 (14.29%) IIS
8 3 (14.29%) MS Project
8 3 (14.29%) MS Office
8 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (14.29%) Linux
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
8 3 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (14.29%) Back Office
8 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (14.29%) WSUS
8 3 (14.29%) SCCM
8 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) SAP
9 2 (9.52%) Web Services
9 2 (9.52%) XML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Project
2 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (14.29%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Tester
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
1 2 (9.52%) XML
1 2 (9.52%) WinForms
1 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
1 2 (9.52%) WCF
1 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) XSL
2 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) ETL
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Manual Testing
3 2 (9.52%) BDD
3 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (4.76%) CRUD
4 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
4 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MOS
4 1 (4.76%) MCITP
4 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) Informatica
5 1 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (4.76%) Tableau
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