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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 4.24% 4.82% 3.16%
As % of the Applications category 29.41% 28.57% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£277 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.72% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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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
17 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 14.41% 16.87% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 5
Average daily rate £267 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% -12.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.06 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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 (84.62%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Open Workbench
5 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Back Office
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Remedy
5 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
5 2 (15.38%) Niku
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Analytics
5 2 (15.38%) Line Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
6 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (7.69%) Microservices

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) Open Workbench
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
1 1 (7.69%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PVCS
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) Flash
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) CESG
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Resource Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Microservices
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 1 (7.69%) B2B
3 1 (7.69%) B2C
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) Content Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Business Objects
2 2 (15.38%) Remedy
2 2 (15.38%) Niku
3 1 (7.69%) Omniture
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Pega
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe