The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 16 35
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 112 103 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.50% 8.03% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 46.09% 51.76% 39.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 38 45
Average daily rate £350 £225 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 7
Average hourly rate £16.25 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.80 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £31.25 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
243 199 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.28% 15.51% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 75 109
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 27
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £12.25 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £36.25 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -5 19 £295 +68.57% 5
Woking -7 13 £388 +1.97% 10
Staines 0 8 £388 +72.22% 4
Camberley +4 4 £400 +207.69% 1
Epsom - 4 £200 - 2
Weybridge +3 3 £520 - 1
Dorking -3 2 £306 +135.00% 2
Reigate -9 2 £120 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames +4 1 £250 -16.10%
Redhill 0 1 £120 -73.33% 1
Egham - 1 £500 - 1
Chertsey - 1 £575 -
Haslemere - - - -
Hindhead - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Addlestone - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Tadworth - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Shepperton - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (71.23%) Microsoft
2 79 (36.07%) MS Office
3 72 (32.88%) Windows
4 39 (17.81%) SQL
5 38 (17.35%) Finance
6 36 (16.44%) Active Directory
6 36 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
8 34 (15.53%) Project Management
9 32 (14.61%) ITIL
10 29 (13.24%) Windows 7
11 27 (12.33%) CRM
12 26 (11.87%) MS Project
13 24 (10.96%) Degree
14 23 (10.50%) .NET
15 22 (10.05%) MS Visio
16 21 (9.59%) PRINCE2
17 20 (9.13%) SharePoint
18 19 (8.68%) Management Information System
18 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 18 (8.22%) Telecoms
20 17 (7.76%) Change Management
20 17 (7.76%) C#
21 16 (7.31%) Oracle
21 16 (7.31%) MS Access
21 16 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
22 15 (6.85%) Citrix
22 15 (6.85%) JavaScript
22 15 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
22 15 (6.85%) Data Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (9.13%) SharePoint
2 14 (6.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.28%) Apache
4 5 (2.28%) CloudStack
5 4 (1.83%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.91%) Lync
6 2 (0.91%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.91%) SAS
6 2 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.46%) FileNet
7 1 (0.46%) Documentum
7 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 79 (36.07%) MS Office
2 36 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 26 (11.87%) MS Project
4 22 (10.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.28%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.91%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.46%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.46%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (6.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.91%) CA Clarity
5 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.46%) Maximo
5 1 (0.46%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.46%) Agresso
5 1 (0.46%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.46%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.46%) SaaS
1 1 (0.46%) Office 365
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.94%) LAN
2 11 (5.02%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.02%) WAN
3 10 (4.57%) VPN
4 8 (3.65%) Ethernet
5 7 (3.20%) HTTP
6 5 (2.28%) Firewall
6 5 (2.28%) 3G
6 5 (2.28%) VoIP
6 5 (2.28%) NetScaler
7 4 (1.83%) SSH
7 4 (1.83%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (1.83%) ADSL
7 4 (1.83%) FTP
7 4 (1.83%) SMTP
7 4 (1.83%) Internet
7 4 (1.83%) 2G
8 3 (1.37%) SAN
8 3 (1.37%) LTE
8 3 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.31%) MS Access
3 12 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.74%) MySQL
7 5 (2.28%) Data Mining
8 4 (1.83%) Spotfire
8 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.37%) DataStage
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.91%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.91%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 2 (0.91%) Big Data
10 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.37%) Subversion
3 2 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.91%) TortoiseSVN
3 2 (0.91%) MSI
4 1 (0.46%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.46%) Toad
4 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.46%) PVCS
4 1 (0.46%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.46%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.46%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 38 (17.35%) Finance
2 18 (8.22%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.48%) Marketing
4 10 (4.57%) Retail
5 9 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (3.65%) Manufacturing
7 7 (3.20%) Games
8 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.83%) Legal
9 3 (1.37%) Publishing
10 2 (0.91%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.91%) Law
11 1 (0.46%) Automotive
11 1 (0.46%) Advertising
11 1 (0.46%) Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 63 (28.77%) Analyst
2 26 (11.87%) Developer
3 15 (6.85%) Support Engineer
3 15 (6.85%) Data Analyst
4 14 (6.39%) Support Analyst
4 14 (6.39%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.48%) Business Analyst
5 12 (5.48%) Administrator
6 11 (5.02%) Programmer
7 10 (4.57%) 1st Line Support
8 9 (4.11%) Consultant
8 9 (4.11%) Coordinator
8 9 (4.11%) Architect
9 7 (3.20%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (3.20%) Desktop Support
10 6 (2.74%) Systems Support
10 6 (2.74%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (2.74%) Help Desk Support
10 6 (2.74%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (2.28%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (10.50%) .NET
2 10 (4.57%) XML
3 9 (4.11%) HTML
4 7 (3.20%) .NET Framework
5 6 (2.74%) jQuery
5 6 (2.74%) Web Services
6 5 (2.28%) REST
7 4 (1.83%) JSON
7 4 (1.83%) CSS
8 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.37%) COM
8 3 (1.37%) WCF
8 3 (1.37%) WPF
9 2 (0.91%) Silverlight
9 2 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.46%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.46%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Management Information System
2 8 (3.65%) Computer Science
3 6 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.28%) Social Network
5 4 (1.83%) EPoS
5 4 (1.83%) EFT
5 4 (1.83%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.91%) Statistics
7 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.91%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.91%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.91%) NHS
7 2 (0.91%) Firmware
7 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.46%) Xbox
8 1 (0.46%) Clustering
8 1 (0.46%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.46%) PMI
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 72 (32.88%) Windows
2 29 (13.24%) Windows 7
3 14 (6.39%) Linux
4 13 (5.94%) UNIX
4 13 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (5.48%) Windows XP
6 8 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (2.28%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.46%) NetWare
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.53%) Project Management
2 32 (14.61%) ITIL
3 27 (12.33%) CRM
4 21 (9.59%) PRINCE2
5 19 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (7.76%) Change Management
7 16 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (6.85%) Data Analysis
9 14 (6.39%) User Acceptance Testing
9 14 (6.39%) Migration
10 11 (5.02%) Logistics
10 11 (5.02%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (4.57%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.11%) Service Management
12 9 (4.11%) Scrum
13 8 (3.65%) Resource Management
13 8 (3.65%) System Testing
13 8 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (3.20%) ERP
14 7 (3.20%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (17.81%) SQL
2 17 (7.76%) C#
3 15 (6.85%) JavaScript
4 11 (5.02%) PowerShell
5 9 (4.11%) VBA
6 8 (3.65%) C
7 6 (2.74%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.74%) VBScript
7 6 (2.74%) VB
7 6 (2.74%) C++
7 6 (2.74%) Delphi
7 6 (2.74%) Python
8 5 (2.28%) Java
8 5 (2.28%) PHP
9 3 (1.37%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.37%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.46%) RPG
10 1 (0.46%) Perl
10 1 (0.46%) XPath
10 1 (0.46%) Lua
Qualifications
1 24 (10.96%) Degree
2 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.74%) MCSE
4 5 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.83%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.37%) CCNA
6 3 (1.37%) ISEB
6 3 (1.37%) PMP
6 3 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.37%) MCITP
7 2 (0.91%) ACTC
7 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 2 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.46%) CCSA
8 1 (0.46%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) HNC
8 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.39%) SLA
2 8 (3.65%) QA
3 7 (3.20%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.37%) P3O
5 2 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.46%) GAAP
System Software
1 36 (16.44%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.20%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (3.20%) XenApp
3 6 (2.74%) XenDesktop
4 5 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.28%) XenServer
5 3 (1.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.46%) UAG
6 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.46%) Xen
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.91%) SCOM
2 2 (0.91%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.91%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (0.91%) SCSM
3 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.46%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 156 (71.23%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.31%) Oracle
3 15 (6.85%) Citrix
4 12 (5.48%) VMware
5 9 (4.11%) Planview
6 8 (3.65%) SAP
7 7 (3.20%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.74%) HP
8 6 (2.74%) Cisco
8 6 (2.74%) IBM
8 6 (2.74%) AppSense
9 5 (2.28%) Ericsson
10 3 (1.37%) Symantec
10 3 (1.37%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.37%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.37%) Apple
10 3 (1.37%) Avaya
10 3 (1.37%) Cognos
10 3 (1.37%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.37%) Confirmit
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