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 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 112 113 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.80% 8.04% 7.13%
As % of the Applications category 58.95% 46.69% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 54 29
Average daily rate
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£372 £325 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.46% +54.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £126 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £496 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 5
Average hourly rate £16.63 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.46 £15.30 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £96.50 £26.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
190 242 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 14.93% 17.21% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 117 75
Average daily rate £400 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £123 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £430 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 20
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £12.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.38 £48.50 £33.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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 +5 25 £300 +14.83% 9
Woking +11 9 £270 -22.30% 6
Camberley -4 7 £400 +223.23%
Reigate +8 6 £450 +275.00% 5
Staines +7 6 £510 +36.45% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £405 -
Redhill -1 3 £335 +179.16% 5
Weybridge -3 2 - - 1
Egham -3 2 £345 -31.00% 2
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £450 - 1
Chertsey +2 1 - - 2
Epsom -5 1 £110 -49.71% 2
Cobham - 1 £365 - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 135 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 61 (27.73%) Windows
3 60 (27.27%) MS Office
4 54 (24.55%) Finance
5 49 (22.27%) MS Visio
6 46 (20.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 44 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 39 (17.73%) SQL
9 37 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (16.36%) Active Directory
11 32 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
12 28 (12.73%) .NET
13 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 26 (11.82%) VMware
14 26 (11.82%) Project Management
14 26 (11.82%) Degree
15 25 (11.36%) MS Project
15 25 (11.36%) SharePoint
16 24 (10.91%) C#
17 23 (10.45%) SAP
18 22 (10.00%) XML
19 21 (9.55%) Data Modelling
20 20 (9.09%) Oracle
20 20 (9.09%) Business Analysis
21 19 (8.64%) Time Management
21 19 (8.64%) MS Exchange
22 18 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 18 (8.18%) Lync
22 18 (8.18%) Data Governance
23 17 (7.73%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 25 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.64%) MS Exchange
3 18 (8.18%) Lync
4 9 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.18%) IIS
7 4 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.36%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.36%) TPMS
9 2 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.91%) JBoss
10 1 (0.45%) CMS
10 1 (0.45%) FileNet
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.45%) Apache
10 1 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 60 (27.27%) MS Office
2 49 (22.27%) MS Visio
3 46 (20.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (11.36%) MS Project
5 5 (2.27%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.91%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (5.00%) SAP SRM
2 5 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.45%) Maximo
5 1 (0.45%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos Controller
5 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.82%) Office 365
1 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.91%) Mimecast
3 2 (0.91%) SaaS
4 1 (0.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.45%) IaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.27%) DNS
2 14 (6.36%) Internet
3 11 (5.00%) Firewall
3 11 (5.00%) SAN
4 9 (4.09%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.09%) VPN
5 8 (3.64%) DHCP
5 8 (3.64%) HTTP
6 6 (2.73%) NAS
7 5 (2.27%) LDAP
8 4 (1.82%) VoIP
8 4 (1.82%) WAN
9 3 (1.36%) LAN
10 2 (0.91%) MPLS
11 1 (0.45%) IPsec
11 1 (0.45%) Intranet
11 1 (0.45%) SSL
11 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.45%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.45%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (3.18%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.18%) MarkLogic
7 4 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.82%) MS Access
7 4 (1.82%) Essbase
8 3 (1.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.36%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (0.91%) QlikView
9 2 (0.91%) Star Schema
9 2 (0.91%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (7.27%) Visual Studio
2 10 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.18%) JUnit
4 4 (1.82%) Selenium
5 3 (1.36%) NUnit
5 3 (1.36%) JIRA
6 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.91%) CaliberRM
6 2 (0.91%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.91%) RequisitePro
6 2 (0.91%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.45%) Ant
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.45%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.45%) Hudson
7 1 (0.45%) Moq
7 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
General
1 54 (24.55%) Finance
2 14 (6.36%) Legal
3 12 (5.45%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.64%) Publishing
5 6 (2.73%) Retail
5 6 (2.73%) Marketing
6 5 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.27%) Banking
7 2 (0.91%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.45%) Back Office
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 67 (30.45%) Analyst
2 29 (13.18%) Developer
3 20 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 19 (8.64%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.18%) Project Manager
5 18 (8.18%) Administrator
6 16 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.00%) Governance Analyst
8 10 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (3.64%) Report Analyst
9 8 (3.64%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Architect
10 7 (3.18%) Author
10 7 (3.18%) Technical Author
10 7 (3.18%) Desktop Support
10 7 (3.18%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (2.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 6 (2.73%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (2.73%) 2nd Line Support
12 5 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.73%) .NET
2 22 (10.00%) XML
3 15 (6.82%) Web Services
4 10 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 9 (4.09%) REST
5 9 (4.09%) .NET Framework
6 8 (3.64%) CSS
6 8 (3.64%) XSLT
7 7 (3.18%) HTML
7 7 (3.18%) JSON
8 6 (2.73%) WCF
8 6 (2.73%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (2.27%) Middleware
9 5 (2.27%) jQuery
10 3 (1.36%) WPF
11 2 (0.91%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.91%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.91%) SOAP
12 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.55%) Clustering
3 6 (2.73%) Replication
4 5 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.27%) Statistics
4 5 (2.27%) PKI
4 5 (2.27%) User Experience
5 4 (1.82%) NHS
5 4 (1.82%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.36%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.36%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.36%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.45%) VLE
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) iPhone
7 1 (0.45%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 61 (27.73%) Windows
2 17 (7.73%) Windows 7
3 15 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.64%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.18%) Linux
7 6 (2.73%) UNIX
8 3 (1.36%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.45%) AIX
10 1 (0.45%) Solaris
10 1 (0.45%) VMS
10 1 (0.45%) Android
10 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (12.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (11.82%) Project Management
4 21 (9.55%) Data Modelling
5 20 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 19 (8.64%) Time Management
7 18 (8.18%) Data Governance
8 17 (7.73%) Change Management
9 16 (7.27%) Migration
9 16 (7.27%) ITIL
9 16 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (6.82%) Waterfall
10 15 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
11 14 (6.36%) Quality Management
11 14 (6.36%) PRINCE2
12 11 (5.00%) CRM
12 11 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (5.00%) Data Management
12 11 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
13 9 (4.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.73%) SQL
2 24 (10.91%) C#
3 16 (7.27%) T-SQL
4 15 (6.82%) Java
5 11 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (3.18%) JavaScript
6 7 (3.18%) Python
6 7 (3.18%) XQuery
7 6 (2.73%) VB
7 6 (2.73%) VBA
8 4 (1.82%) VBScript
8 4 (1.82%) C
9 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.91%) XPath
10 2 (0.91%) Perl
10 2 (0.91%) PHP
10 2 (0.91%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.45%) C++
11 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 26 (11.82%) Degree
2 13 (5.91%) Security Cleared
3 12 (5.45%) ISEB
4 11 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 10 (4.55%) MBA
6 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.73%) MCSE
8 5 (2.27%) PMP
8 5 (2.27%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.27%) APMP
9 4 (1.82%) HND
9 4 (1.82%) MCP
10 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.91%) MCITP
10 2 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.91%) ACCA
11 1 (0.45%) MCSA
11 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.45%) CISSP
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.82%) Solvency II
1 15 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.45%) GAAP
3 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.73%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.27%) NFS
4 5 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.82%) Docker
6 3 (1.36%) vSphere
7 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.45%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.45%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.45%) XenServer
8 1 (0.45%) UAG
8 1 (0.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.09%) SCOM
2 6 (2.73%) SCCM
2 6 (2.73%) Puppet
3 5 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.82%) WSUS
4 4 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.82%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.91%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (0.91%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.45%) Nagios
7 1 (0.45%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.45%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.45%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.45%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.45%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.45%) SCSM
7 1 (0.45%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 135 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.82%) VMware
3 23 (10.45%) SAP
4 20 (9.09%) Oracle
5 16 (7.27%) Business Objects
6 11 (5.00%) Ariba
7 8 (3.64%) NetApp
8 7 (3.18%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.73%) HP
9 6 (2.73%) Cisco
9 6 (2.73%) Citrix
10 5 (2.27%) EMC
10 5 (2.27%) Planview
11 4 (1.82%) Veritas
11 4 (1.82%) Sophos
12 3 (1.36%) Hyperion
12 3 (1.36%) LANDesk
13 2 (0.91%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.91%) Juniper
13 2 (0.91%) Remedy
Cobham, Surrey
Latcom Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 23 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £10 - £21.5 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: £22 - £29 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Guildford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Surrey
Real Staffing
Rate: £20 - £25 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum direct - no agency margin
Posted: 21 days ago