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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 19 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 134 110 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.93% 8.21% 5.71%
As % of the Applications category 52.76% 59.46% 45.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 69 37
Average daily rate
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£323 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £207 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.77 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.71% -10.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.03 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £27.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -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
254 185 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.93% 13.81% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 115 83
Average daily rate £320 £338 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.18% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 16 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £20.69 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 31 October 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 31 October 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 31 October 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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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
Guildford -5 27 £323 +7.50% 1
Woking +7 10 £375 -9.09% 6
Leatherhead -3 5 £300 - 4
Redhill -2 4 £320 -24.70% 6
Cobham - 3 £450 -
Dorking - 3 £268 - 2
Farnham - 3 - -
Godalming +8 2 - -
Weybridge +4 2 £425 +13.33% 1
Reigate - 2 £95 - 4
Egham - 2 £375 - 2
Epsom +9 1 £248 +15.11% 3
Staines -11 1 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £175 -
Camberley - 1 £135 - 2
Chertsey - - - -
Esher - - - - 1
Oxted - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 156 (60.94%) Microsoft
2 93 (36.33%) MS Office
3 76 (29.69%) Windows
4 55 (21.48%) Active Directory
5 52 (20.31%) SQL
6 44 (17.19%) Finance
7 41 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (14.84%) MS Project
8 38 (14.84%) Windows 7
9 35 (13.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 35 (13.67%) SQL Server
10 33 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (12.50%) MS Visio
12 31 (12.11%) SharePoint
13 30 (11.72%) Project Management
14 27 (10.55%) ITIL
15 25 (9.77%) VMware
16 24 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (9.38%) MS Exchange
16 24 (9.38%) Oracle
16 24 (9.38%) C#
17 22 (8.59%) .NET
17 22 (8.59%) XML
17 22 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 22 (8.59%) Firewall
18 21 (8.20%) DNS
18 21 (8.20%) Degree
19 20 (7.81%) CRM
20 19 (7.42%) PRINCE2
20 19 (7.42%) Business Objects

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 31 (12.11%) SharePoint
2 24 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.95%) MS Project Server
5 5 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.17%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.17%) Lync
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.78%) Confluence
8 2 (0.78%) Mule
9 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.39%) Moodle
9 1 (0.39%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.39%) FileNet
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 93 (36.33%) MS Office
2 38 (14.84%) MS Project
3 35 (13.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.56%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.78%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.78%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.39%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (3.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.17%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.39%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.08%) Office 365
2 3 (1.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.78%) PaaS
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.78%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.59%) Firewall
2 21 (8.20%) DNS
3 16 (6.25%) SAN
3 16 (6.25%) DHCP
4 15 (5.86%) WAN
5 14 (5.47%) Radio Access Network
6 13 (5.08%) VPN
7 12 (4.69%) LAN
8 10 (3.91%) 3G
8 10 (3.91%) 2G
9 9 (3.52%) LTE
9 9 (3.52%) NAS
9 9 (3.52%) TCP/IP
10 8 (3.13%) Internet
11 7 (2.73%) Wireless
11 7 (2.73%) Telnet
11 7 (2.73%) SNMP
12 6 (2.34%) VoIP
13 5 (1.95%) MPLS
13 5 (1.95%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.67%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (5.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (5.08%) MySQL
5 12 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
8 4 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 4 (1.56%) MS Access
8 4 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (4.30%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.78%) JIRA
5 1 (0.39%) Ant
5 1 (0.39%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.39%) MSI
5 1 (0.39%) NUnit
5 1 (0.39%) Subversion
5 1 (0.39%) Gradle
5 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
General
1 44 (17.19%) Finance
2 16 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.13%) Korean Language
4 7 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.73%) Banking
4 7 (2.73%) Marketing
5 6 (2.34%) Legal
6 5 (1.95%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.56%) Dutch Language
7 4 (1.56%) Billing
8 3 (1.17%) Publishing
8 3 (1.17%) Law
8 3 (1.17%) Electronics
9 2 (0.78%) Back Office
9 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.78%) Games
10 1 (0.39%) Retail
10 1 (0.39%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (20.70%) Analyst
2 40 (15.63%) Developer
3 20 (7.81%) Administrator
4 19 (7.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 17 (6.64%) Support Engineer
6 16 (6.25%) Project Manager
7 12 (4.69%) Coordinator
7 12 (4.69%) Architect
8 11 (4.30%) Support Analyst
9 10 (3.91%) Service Analyst
9 10 (3.91%) Service Desk Analyst
10 9 (3.52%) Desktop Support
11 8 (3.13%) Business Analyst
11 8 (3.13%) Consultant
11 8 (3.13%) Database Developer
12 7 (2.73%) PMO Manager
12 7 (2.73%) Network Engineer
12 7 (2.73%) Programmer
13 6 (2.34%) Tester
13 6 (2.34%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.59%) .NET
1 22 (8.59%) XML
2 11 (4.30%) Web Services
2 11 (4.30%) WCF
3 10 (3.91%) WPF
3 10 (3.91%) HTML
4 9 (3.52%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.13%) REST
6 6 (2.34%) SOAP
7 5 (1.95%) CSS
7 5 (1.95%) jQuery
8 4 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (1.17%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.17%) WAP
9 3 (1.17%) WinForms
10 2 (0.78%) Natural Language Processing
10 2 (0.78%) Visualforce
10 2 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (0.78%) WSDL
10 2 (0.78%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.02%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (4.30%) Blackberry
2 11 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 5 (1.95%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.95%) iPad
4 4 (1.56%) iPhone
4 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
4 4 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (1.17%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.17%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.78%) PMI
6 2 (0.78%) Replication
6 2 (0.78%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.78%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.78%) Open Source
6 2 (0.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (29.69%) Windows
2 38 (14.84%) Windows 7
3 16 (6.25%) Linux
3 16 (6.25%) Windows XP
3 16 (6.25%) UNIX
4 15 (5.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 8 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.95%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (11.72%) Project Management
3 27 (10.55%) ITIL
4 20 (7.81%) CRM
5 19 (7.42%) PRINCE2
6 17 (6.64%) Scrum
6 17 (6.64%) Project Planning
7 16 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (5.86%) Validation
8 15 (5.86%) ETL
9 12 (4.69%) Configuration Management
9 12 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (4.30%) Change Management
10 11 (4.30%) Migration
10 11 (4.30%) Data Analysis
10 11 (4.30%) Incident Management
11 10 (3.91%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (3.91%) Change Control
11 10 (3.91%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (3.52%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 52 (20.31%) SQL
2 24 (9.38%) C#
3 15 (5.86%) Perl
4 13 (5.08%) Java
4 13 (5.08%) JavaScript
5 11 (4.30%) C++
6 8 (3.13%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.73%) VBScript
7 7 (2.73%) VB
7 7 (2.73%) VBA
8 6 (2.34%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.95%) C
10 4 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.56%) Python
11 3 (1.17%) XPath
12 2 (0.78%) R
12 2 (0.78%) JAQL
12 2 (0.78%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (0.39%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 22 (8.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.20%) Degree
3 13 (5.08%) MCSE
4 12 (4.69%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.52%) SC Cleared
5 9 (3.52%) MCP
6 6 (2.34%) MCITP
6 6 (2.34%) MCSA
6 6 (2.34%) ISEB
7 5 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (1.95%) MCTS
8 4 (1.56%) CCNP
8 4 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.56%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.17%) MBA
10 2 (0.78%) PMP
10 2 (0.78%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.08%) SLA
2 11 (4.30%) QA
3 4 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.78%) P3O
System Software
1 55 (21.48%) Active Directory
2 17 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.69%) Terminal Services
4 7 (2.73%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.73%) XenApp
5 3 (1.17%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.78%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.39%) vSphere
7 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.39%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.73%) SCCM
2 5 (1.95%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 4 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (1.17%) SCSM
4 3 (1.17%) WSUS
4 3 (1.17%) SCOM
4 3 (1.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (1.17%) Sysprep
4 3 (1.17%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.39%) Nagios
5 1 (0.39%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.39%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 156 (60.94%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.77%) VMware
3 24 (9.38%) Oracle
4 19 (7.42%) Business Objects
5 16 (6.25%) Citrix
6 12 (4.69%) Cisco
6 12 (4.69%) Planview
7 10 (3.91%) SAP
7 10 (3.91%) Ericsson
8 9 (3.52%) Symantec
8 9 (3.52%) HP
8 9 (3.52%) Huawei
8 9 (3.52%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 8 (3.13%) Greenplum
9 8 (3.13%) Nortel
9 8 (3.13%) Altiris
9 8 (3.13%) Apple
10 6 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (2.34%) EMC
11 5 (1.95%) Avaya
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