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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 124 106 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.70% 8.27% 8.48%
As % of the Applications category 52.77% 53.81% 55.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 75 61
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £437 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £312
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 16
Average hourly rate £16.75 £22.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.40 £34.50 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -5.89%
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
235 197 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.37% 15.37% 15.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 125 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £153 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 34
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £25.00 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -3 22 £375 +25.00% 6
Woking +5 14 £375 -6.25% 5
Weybridge +6 7 £425 +13.33% 4
Epsom - 5 £260 - 4
Chertsey - 3 £105 -
Leatherhead - 3 £148 - 3
Redhill +8 2 - - 3
Reigate +4 2 £95 -54.21% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -1 2 £512 +16.25%
Staines -2 2 £450 +12.50% 5
Cobham - 2 £450 -
Dorking - 2 £121 - 3
Egham - 2 £375 - 2
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Oxted - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Camberley - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 152 (64.14%) Microsoft
2 82 (34.60%) MS Office
3 77 (32.49%) Windows
4 51 (21.52%) SQL
5 45 (18.99%) Active Directory
6 40 (16.88%) Finance
7 36 (15.19%) Project Management
8 35 (14.77%) Windows 7
9 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
10 33 (13.92%) MS Project
11 31 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
12 30 (12.66%) ITIL
13 27 (11.39%) Degree
14 26 (10.97%) MS Visio
15 24 (10.13%) XML
15 24 (10.13%) Oracle
16 23 (9.70%) .NET
16 23 (9.70%) SharePoint
16 23 (9.70%) PRINCE2
17 21 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (8.44%) Firewall
18 20 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
19 19 (8.02%) Windows XP
19 19 (8.02%) C#
20 18 (7.59%) VMware
21 17 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
21 17 (7.17%) Telecoms
21 17 (7.17%) Project Planning
22 16 (6.75%) Citrix
23 15 (6.33%) MS Exchange

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (9.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (6.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (4.64%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.69%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.69%) MS Project Server
4 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.27%) Lync
6 2 (0.84%) Confluence
6 2 (0.84%) FileNet
6 2 (0.84%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.42%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.42%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.42%) SAS
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (34.60%) MS Office
2 33 (13.92%) MS Project
3 31 (13.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 26 (10.97%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.11%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.69%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.84%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.42%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.42%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.84%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.42%) Maximo
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.42%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.06%) Office 365
2 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.84%) SaaS
3 1 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.42%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.44%) Firewall
2 13 (5.49%) DNS
2 13 (5.49%) SAN
3 11 (4.64%) VPN
4 10 (4.22%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (3.80%) LAN
5 9 (3.80%) WAN
6 8 (3.38%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.38%) DHCP
7 7 (2.95%) LTE
7 7 (2.95%) Internet
8 6 (2.53%) 3G
8 6 (2.53%) 2G
8 6 (2.53%) VoIP
9 5 (2.11%) SNMP
9 5 (2.11%) Telnet
10 4 (1.69%) Intranet
10 4 (1.69%) Wireless
10 4 (1.69%) MPLS
10 4 (1.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.86%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.80%) MySQL
6 8 (3.38%) MS Access
6 8 (3.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.53%) Spotfire
8 6 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.53%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.53%) DataStage
9 4 (1.69%) Big Data
9 4 (1.69%) Data Mining
9 4 (1.69%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects XI
11 2 (0.84%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (0.84%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (5.49%) Visual Studio
2 11 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.11%) SpecFlow
4 3 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.84%) MSI
5 2 (0.84%) Subversion
5 2 (0.84%) JIRA
6 1 (0.42%) NUnit
6 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.42%) Gradle
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.42%) Ant
General
1 40 (16.88%) Finance
2 17 (7.17%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.38%) Legal
4 8 (3.38%) Korean Language
5 7 (2.95%) Retail
6 6 (2.53%) Marketing
7 5 (2.11%) Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Dutch Language
8 4 (1.69%) Japanese Language
8 4 (1.69%) Billing
8 4 (1.69%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.69%) Law
9 3 (1.27%) Publishing
10 2 (0.84%) Back Office
10 2 (0.84%) Electronics
11 1 (0.42%) Automotive
11 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.42%) Advertising
11 1 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 57 (24.05%) Analyst
2 34 (14.35%) Developer
3 17 (7.17%) Administrator
4 15 (6.33%) Project Manager
5 13 (5.49%) Support Analyst
5 13 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 12 (5.06%) Architect
7 11 (4.64%) Coordinator
8 10 (4.22%) Support Engineer
8 10 (4.22%) Data Analyst
9 9 (3.80%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (3.80%) Programmer
9 9 (3.80%) Desktop Support
10 8 (3.38%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (2.95%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.95%) Service Analyst
11 7 (2.95%) PMO Manager
12 6 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
12 6 (2.53%) Applications Manager
12 6 (2.53%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (10.13%) XML
2 23 (9.70%) .NET
3 13 (5.49%) HTML
4 11 (4.64%) Web Services
4 11 (4.64%) REST
5 9 (3.80%) WCF
6 8 (3.38%) jQuery
7 7 (2.95%) SOAP
8 6 (2.53%) CSS
8 6 (2.53%) ASP.NET
8 6 (2.53%) WPF
8 6 (2.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.69%) COM
10 3 (1.27%) WAP
10 3 (1.27%) JSON
10 3 (1.27%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (0.84%) Visualforce
11 2 (0.84%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.06%) Management Information System
2 10 (4.22%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.11%) iPad
5 4 (1.69%) iPhone
6 3 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.27%) PMI
7 2 (0.84%) EPoS
7 2 (0.84%) EFT
7 2 (0.84%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.84%) Replication
7 2 (0.84%) Social Network
7 2 (0.84%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.84%) Open Source
7 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Data Conversion
8 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 77 (32.49%) Windows
2 35 (14.77%) Windows 7
3 19 (8.02%) Windows XP
4 14 (5.91%) UNIX
5 11 (4.64%) Linux
6 10 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.53%) Windows 8
9 5 (2.11%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.42%) Android
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (15.19%) Project Management
2 30 (12.66%) ITIL
3 23 (9.70%) PRINCE2
4 20 (8.44%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (7.17%) Project Planning
6 15 (6.33%) CRM
7 12 (5.06%) Scrum
7 12 (5.06%) Data Analysis
7 12 (5.06%) Incident Management
8 11 (4.64%) Service Delivery
9 10 (4.22%) ETL
9 10 (4.22%) Business Analysis
10 9 (3.80%) Service Management
10 9 (3.80%) Change Control
11 8 (3.38%) Analytics
11 8 (3.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (3.38%) Change Management
11 8 (3.38%) MVC
11 8 (3.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 51 (21.52%) SQL
2 19 (8.02%) C#
3 13 (5.49%) Java
4 12 (5.06%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.22%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.80%) Perl
7 7 (2.95%) C++
7 7 (2.95%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.95%) VB
7 7 (2.95%) VBA
8 6 (2.53%) VBScript
9 4 (1.69%) C
10 3 (1.27%) XPath
11 2 (0.84%) Python
11 2 (0.84%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.84%) R
12 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.42%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 27 (11.39%) Degree
2 14 (5.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.80%) MCSE
4 6 (2.53%) MCP
4 6 (2.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.11%) ISEB
6 4 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.69%) MCITP
7 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.27%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.27%) CCNP
7 3 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.84%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.42%) CCSA
9 1 (0.42%) MOS
9 1 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.42%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.80%) SLA
1 9 (3.80%) QA
2 7 (2.95%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.84%) P3O
System Software
1 45 (18.99%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.53%) XenApp
4 5 (2.11%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.27%) ISA Server
5 3 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.84%) vSphere
6 2 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.42%) XenServer
7 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.69%) SCOM
1 4 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (1.27%) Sysprep
2 3 (1.27%) WSUS
2 3 (1.27%) SCCM
2 3 (1.27%) SCSM
2 3 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.42%) Nagios
4 1 (0.42%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 152 (64.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.13%) Oracle
3 18 (7.59%) VMware
4 16 (6.75%) Citrix
5 14 (5.91%) Planview
6 11 (4.64%) Cisco
6 11 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (3.80%) Business Objects
8 8 (3.38%) IBM
9 7 (2.95%) Ericsson
9 7 (2.95%) Apple
9 7 (2.95%) Confirmit
10 6 (2.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 6 (2.53%) Huawei
10 6 (2.53%) Axway
10 6 (2.53%) TIBCO
10 6 (2.53%) Symantec
10 6 (2.53%) EMC
11 5 (2.11%) Nortel
11 5 (2.11%) Avaya
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