The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Staines region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.76% 4.64% 5.92%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 56.25% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £388 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £225 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.52% 8.25% 14.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 12
Average daily rate £250 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £225 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
Surrey

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Staines

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Staines region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) XenApp
3 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) AppSense
3 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) UNIX
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) CloudStack
4 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (26.32%) XenServer
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.79%) PMP
6 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Marketing
6 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
6 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 (26.32%) CloudStack
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) CA Clarity
2 1 (5.26%) SAP CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP MM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Toad
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Change Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Excel Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
5 1 (5.26%) MSI Packager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.53%) Firmware
3 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
2 6 (31.58%) UNIX
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) Data Entry
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.26%) CRM
6 1 (5.26%) ERP
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
6 1 (5.26%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 6 (31.58%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMP
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (36.84%) XenApp
2 6 (31.58%) XenDesktop
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) XenServer
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) AppSense
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Teradata
3 2 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP