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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 33 11 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.14% 7.69% 5.97%
As % of the Applications category 22.81% 47.92% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 19
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£288 £355 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £186 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £415 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% +58.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
MS Excel
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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
57 48 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 13.77% 16.05% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 54
Average daily rate £400 £373 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +11.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £180 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £443 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +58.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) MS Office
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
4 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 7 (25.00%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 5 (17.86%) C#
6 5 (17.86%) SLA
6 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
7 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (14.29%) VB
7 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 4 (14.29%) SAP
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.29%) Web Services
7 4 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) XSLT
8 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
8 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (10.71%) IIS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP HR-PA
1 2 (7.14%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) ATM
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
4 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) EDMS
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Hudson
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) MSI
3 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.57%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Developer
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Applications Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Research Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) MI Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) XSLT
3 3 (10.71%) LINQ
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.57%) LAMP
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.14%) Line Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) VB
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) VBA
4 3 (10.71%) VBScript
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) ISEB
1 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 3 (10.71%) ISO 9001
2 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.57%) Unisys
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) EMC
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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