The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 136 105 128
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +23
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 10 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.044% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.048% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate
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£300 - £310
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £238 £288
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-79.46% +300.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3021 2089 2940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.30% 92.89% 93.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1948 1285 1730
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 166 235
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £11.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Excel Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Excel Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Excel Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Excel Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Excel Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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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Last Year
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Excel Developer
England

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title.

1 17 (80.95%) VBA
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
5 7 (33.33%) Banking
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (19.05%) C#
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
7 4 (19.05%) Validation
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
7 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
8 3 (14.29%) PowerPivot
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) VB
9 2 (9.52%) SAP
9 2 (9.52%) MS Access
9 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (9.52%) Retail
9 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (9.52%) Release Management

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (14.29%) PowerPivot
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) MS Access
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
1 7 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Validation
1 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Release Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Information Management
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) VBA
2 15 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy