The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 5.88% 2.33% 1.60%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 40.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +77.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -7.81%
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 Taunton region.

Applications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.84% 5.81% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £260 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Taunton region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

MS Excel
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware