The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.34% 1.60% 4.05%
As % of the Applications category 68.18% 37.50% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £300 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £300 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -3.44%
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.17% 4.26% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 5
Average daily rate £401 £204 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.93% -37.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £127 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £281 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +17 8 £500 +66.66% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £419 - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) CRM
2 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) C#
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (20.83%) MCITP
7 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) WCF
9 3 (12.50%) MS Project
9 3 (12.50%) MS Office
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (12.50%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) .NET
9 3 (12.50%) Workflow
10 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.33%) Project Management
10 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
10 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL
10 2 (8.33%) Java
10 2 (8.33%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (8.33%) OLAP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Project
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) OLAP
3 2 (8.33%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Integration Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) AWS Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) SOA Architect
6 2 (8.33%) Test Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (12.50%) SOAP
1 3 (12.50%) WCF
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) MDX
2 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) CRM
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) TDD
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) High Availability
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) SIEM
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Office Automation
7 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCITP
3 2 (8.33%) CCNA
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) MCDST
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) Dell
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee
2 1 (4.17%) Panasonic
2 1 (4.17%) Sophos
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