The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 106 112 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.95% 8.44% 7.91%
As % of the Applications category 44.73% 57.73% 54.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 81 51
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £158 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.04 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.97% +6.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.75 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £31.50 £25.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -6.66%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
237 194 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.78% 14.62% 14.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 127 94
Average daily rate £372 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 37
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.25 £25.35 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Guildford -2 24 £375 +17.18% 4
Woking +4 12 £375 -6.25% 7
Weybridge +3 6 £425 +13.33% 4
Leatherhead - 4 £148 - 2
Epsom - 4 - - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 3 £105 -76.13% 1
Dorking - 3 £123 - 3
Reigate +5 2 £95 -45.71% 2
Cobham - 2 £450 -
Egham - 2 £375 - 1
Staines +2 1 £450 +12.50% 3
Redhill +1 1 - - 5
Camberley - 1 £135 - 1
Chertsey - - - - 1
Esher - - - - 1
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - - 3
Oxted - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Whyteleafe - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 141 (61.84%) Microsoft
2 77 (33.77%) MS Office
3 75 (32.89%) Windows
4 47 (20.61%) SQL
5 41 (17.98%) Active Directory
6 36 (15.79%) Finance
7 34 (14.91%) Windows 7
8 31 (13.60%) SQL Server
8 31 (13.60%) MS Project
9 30 (13.16%) ITIL
9 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (12.72%) Project Management
10 29 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
12 27 (11.84%) MS Visio
13 26 (11.40%) Oracle
14 24 (10.53%) XML
15 23 (10.09%) SharePoint
16 22 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (9.65%) Degree
17 21 (9.21%) PRINCE2
18 20 (8.77%) .NET
18 20 (8.77%) C#
18 20 (8.77%) Firewall
18 20 (8.77%) Telecoms
19 19 (8.33%) Windows XP
20 17 (7.46%) VMware
21 16 (7.02%) CRM
21 16 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
21 16 (7.02%) Project Planning

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 23 (10.09%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.70%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.82%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.75%) MS Project Server
5 4 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.32%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.32%) Lync
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.88%) Confluence
7 2 (0.88%) Mule
7 2 (0.88%) FileNet
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.44%) SAS
8 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.44%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 77 (33.77%) MS Office
2 31 (13.60%) MS Project
3 28 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (11.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.75%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.88%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.44%) Maximo
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.70%) Office 365
2 3 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Taleo
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.77%) Firewall
2 13 (5.70%) DNS
2 13 (5.70%) SAN
3 11 (4.82%) VPN
3 11 (4.82%) Radio Access Network
4 9 (3.95%) LAN
4 9 (3.95%) WAN
4 9 (3.95%) Internet
5 8 (3.51%) DHCP
6 7 (3.07%) VoIP
6 7 (3.07%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.07%) 3G
6 7 (3.07%) 2G
6 7 (3.07%) LTE
7 5 (2.19%) SNMP
7 5 (2.19%) Telnet
7 5 (2.19%) MPLS
7 5 (2.19%) NAS
8 4 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.60%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.39%) MySQL
5 8 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.63%) Spotfire
6 6 (2.63%) MS Access
6 6 (2.63%) DataStage
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.19%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.75%) Big Data
8 4 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.19%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.32%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.88%) JIRA
5 2 (0.88%) MSI
6 1 (0.44%) Gradle
6 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.44%) Ant
6 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.44%) NUnit
6 1 (0.44%) Subversion
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 20 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.51%) Korean Language
5 6 (2.63%) Banking
5 6 (2.63%) Legal
6 5 (2.19%) Marketing
7 4 (1.75%) Billing
7 4 (1.75%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.75%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.75%) Japanese Language
7 4 (1.75%) Law
8 3 (1.32%) Publishing
9 2 (0.88%) Back Office
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Games
10 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (21.49%) Analyst
2 30 (13.16%) Developer
3 19 (8.33%) Administrator
4 14 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (5.70%) Project Manager
6 12 (5.26%) Architect
7 11 (4.82%) Support Analyst
7 11 (4.82%) Coordinator
8 9 (3.95%) Support Engineer
8 9 (3.95%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.51%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (3.51%) Desktop Support
9 8 (3.51%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (3.51%) Service Analyst
10 7 (3.07%) Network Engineer
10 7 (3.07%) Service Manager
10 7 (3.07%) PMO Manager
11 6 (2.63%) Applications Manager
11 6 (2.63%) Delivery Manager
11 6 (2.63%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.53%) XML
2 20 (8.77%) .NET
3 12 (5.26%) REST
3 12 (5.26%) Web Services
4 9 (3.95%) HTML
5 8 (3.51%) WCF
6 7 (3.07%) SOAP
7 6 (2.63%) WPF
8 5 (2.19%) CSS
8 5 (2.19%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.19%) jQuery
8 5 (2.19%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.75%) COM
10 3 (1.32%) WAP
10 3 (1.32%) JSON
10 3 (1.32%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.88%) Application Packaging
11 2 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.88%) Natural Language Processing
11 2 (0.88%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.82%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.07%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.19%) iPad
5 4 (1.75%) iPhone
6 3 (1.32%) PMI
6 3 (1.32%) Data Conversion
6 3 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.32%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.88%) Social Network
7 2 (0.88%) Open Source
7 2 (0.88%) Replication
7 2 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.44%) EPoS
8 1 (0.44%) EFT
8 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 75 (32.89%) Windows
2 34 (14.91%) Windows 7
3 19 (8.33%) Windows XP
4 15 (6.58%) UNIX
5 11 (4.82%) Linux
6 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.19%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.44%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.44%) Android
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.16%) ITIL
2 29 (12.72%) Project Management
2 29 (12.72%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (9.21%) PRINCE2
4 16 (7.02%) CRM
4 16 (7.02%) Project Planning
5 15 (6.58%) Incident Management
5 15 (6.58%) Scrum
6 14 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (4.39%) Validation
7 10 (4.39%) Service Management
7 10 (4.39%) ETL
8 9 (3.95%) Service Delivery
8 9 (3.95%) Business Analysis
8 9 (3.95%) Analytics
9 8 (3.51%) Data Analysis
9 8 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (3.51%) Workflow
9 8 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 8 (3.51%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (20.61%) SQL
2 20 (8.77%) C#
3 14 (6.14%) Java
4 10 (4.39%) PowerShell
4 10 (4.39%) Perl
5 9 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 8 (3.51%) C++
6 8 (3.51%) VB
7 7 (3.07%) T-SQL
7 7 (3.07%) VBScript
8 6 (2.63%) VBA
9 4 (1.75%) C
10 3 (1.32%) Python
10 3 (1.32%) XPath
11 2 (0.88%) R
11 2 (0.88%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.44%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 22 (9.65%) Degree
2 16 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.82%) MCSE
4 6 (2.63%) MCP
5 5 (2.19%) ISEB
5 5 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.19%) MCITP
6 4 (1.75%) CCNP
6 4 (1.75%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.32%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) MCTS
8 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) MCSA
8 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.44%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) SLA
1 9 (3.95%) QA
2 4 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) P3O
System Software
1 41 (17.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.19%) Terminal Services
3 5 (2.19%) XenApp
4 4 (1.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.32%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.88%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (2.19%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (2.19%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (2.19%) SCOM
2 4 (1.75%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (1.75%) SCSM
3 3 (1.32%) Sysprep
3 3 (1.32%) SCCM
3 3 (1.32%) WSUS
4 2 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.44%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.44%) Nagios
5 1 (0.44%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 141 (61.84%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.40%) Oracle
3 17 (7.46%) VMware
4 14 (6.14%) Citrix
5 13 (5.70%) Planview
6 12 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (4.39%) Business Objects
7 10 (4.39%) Cisco
8 8 (3.51%) Apple
8 8 (3.51%) Ericsson
9 7 (3.07%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (3.07%) Huawei
10 6 (2.63%) Axway
10 6 (2.63%) SolarWinds
10 6 (2.63%) TIBCO
10 6 (2.63%) IBM
10 6 (2.63%) EMC
10 6 (2.63%) Nortel
10 6 (2.63%) BMC
11 5 (2.19%) Avaya
Surrey
DP Connect
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Rate: £225 - £270 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £59 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
St Paul s Catholic College
Rate: From £15,189 to £15,882 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago