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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 24 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 7.20% 9.00% 10.29%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 82.61% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
12 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.60% 10.90% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 0
Average daily rate £363 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) MS Office
3 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Content Management
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (25.00%) QA
6 3 (25.00%) Wiki
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) XML
6 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
7 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
7 2 (16.67%) CESG
7 2 (16.67%) GIS
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management
7 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) SAP
7 2 (16.67%) JSP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SAP CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (16.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (16.67%) SAP BPC
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Author
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Author
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) JSP
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Wiki
1 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (16.67%) CESG
2 2 (16.67%) GIS
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (16.67%) Coaching
3 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
Taunton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 375 per day
Posted: 12 days ago