The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 33 6 21
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.80% 12.88% 5.57%
As % of the Applications category 22.64% 58.33% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 37 13
Average daily rate
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£340 £420 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £450 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.35% 22.09% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 57 27
Average daily rate £400 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £288 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £15.13 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.62% +37.50%
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 Swindon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Finance
3 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) MS Office
4 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
4 7 (28.00%) Change Management
4 7 (28.00%) Banking
5 5 (20.00%) VB
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (16.00%) VBScript
6 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Information Security
7 3 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (12.00%) Computacenter
7 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (12.00%) Service Management
7 3 (12.00%) ISEB
7 3 (12.00%) McAfee
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 7 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR-PA
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (4.00%) EDMS
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) MSI
1 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (4.00%) AdminStudio
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Local Government
5 1 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.00%) Publishing
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Developer
2 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 1 (4.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (4.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.00%) LAMP
3 1 (4.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) WCF
3 1 (4.00%) jQuery
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) User Experience
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (12.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Document Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) VB
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (16.00%) VBScript
3 2 (8.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) MCITP
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Computacenter
3 3 (12.00%) McAfee
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.00%) Unisys
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
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