The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 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 Stockport 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 11.11% 5.26% 11.54%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£369 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -9.71%
Applications Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 14.81% 10.53% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
MS Excel
Manchester

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 22 July 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (37.50%) MCSE
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (25.00%) MS Access
4 2 (25.00%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
5 1 (12.50%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Technician
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix