The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Swindon 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 43 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.13% 10.75% 6.59%
As % of the Applications category 17.81% 48.86% 52.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 29 17
Average daily rate
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£375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £150 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £442 £584
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.06 £13.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.59% +22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.67 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.24% -8.31%
Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
73 88 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 17.59% 22.00% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 60 32
Average daily rate £394 £359 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £13.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.59% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
MS Excel
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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 29 July 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 29 July 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 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
5 9 (21.95%) Windows
6 8 (19.51%) MS Office
6 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
6 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
6 8 (19.51%) Change Management
7 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
7 7 (17.07%) VBA
7 7 (17.07%) .NET
7 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
8 6 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (14.63%) C#
8 6 (14.63%) HTML
8 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
8 6 (14.63%) VB
8 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
8 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
8 6 (14.63%) MS Project
8 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
8 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.20%) Retail
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (12.20%) MS Access
9 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Content Management Server
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.44%) Railo
4 1 (2.44%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (14.63%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) MS Access
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.76%) QlikView
3 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects XI
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (9.76%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (9.76%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.88%) OLAP
5 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.44%) Ant
2 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.44%) Hudson
2 1 (2.44%) MSI
2 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.44%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 11 (26.83%) Banking
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (12.20%) Retail
5 3 (7.32%) Retail Banking
5 3 (7.32%) Publishing
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Analyst
2 12 (29.27%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Report Developer
5 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Web Editor
6 2 (4.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET
2 6 (14.63%) HTML
3 4 (9.76%) MDX
3 4 (9.76%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) CSS3
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (4.88%) HTML5
5 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (4.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) XHTML
6 1 (2.44%) WSDL
6 1 (2.44%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.44%) LAMP
6 1 (2.44%) Spring
6 1 (2.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
2 7 (17.07%) Windows XP
3 4 (9.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.44%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Change Management
2 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
4 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 4 (9.76%) Content Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.76%) Low Latency
4 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (7.32%) Information Security
5 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.32%) CRM
5 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) ERP
6 2 (4.88%) ITIL
6 2 (4.88%) MVC
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) T-SQL
3 7 (17.07%) VBA
4 6 (14.63%) C#
4 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) VB
5 4 (9.76%) VBScript
6 2 (4.88%) VB6
6 2 (4.88%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ACCA
3 1 (2.44%) CIMA
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) Basel II
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Business Objects
3 4 (9.76%) SAP
4 3 (7.32%) McAfee
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Computacenter
5 2 (4.88%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
6 1 (2.44%) Apple
6 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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