The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.70% 3.23% -
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £370 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
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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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Applications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 13.51% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £364 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Ant
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft