The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 - 4
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 2.56% - 25.71%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £375 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
MS Excel
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 5.13% 6.67% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £381 - £150
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £319 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) EPiServer CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport 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 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) EPiServer CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) EPiServer Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) EPiServer