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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 24.24% 10.34% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£276 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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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 Stockport region.

Applications Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 24.24% 10.34% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £175 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015, 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 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
3 8 (61.54%) WAN
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
6 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) MDX
7 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (7.69%) SDLC
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) LAN
1 8 (61.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Desktop Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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