The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 6.14% 6.73% 4.76%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 53.85% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate
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£210 £104 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+101.92% -58.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
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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 Telford region.

Applications Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 10.53% 12.50% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate £230 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% +44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 11 (61.11%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Open Workbench
3 6 (33.33%) Change Control
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) LAN
6 3 (16.67%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle
6 3 (16.67%) ISEB
6 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) UNIX
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) Niku
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
7 2 (11.11%) Pega
7 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Telford 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 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Office
2 7 (38.89%) Open Workbench
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) LAN
1 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PVCS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Military
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) XML
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Open Source
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) ETL
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (16.67%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Niku
3 2 (11.11%) Pega
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) Omniture
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods