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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.04% 7.07% 2.02%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 41.18% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £110 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £301 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.15% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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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
21 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 14.79% 17.17% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Average daily rate £288 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +28.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 24 April 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 (73.33%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Open Workbench
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Back Office
5 2 (13.33%) Niku
5 2 (13.33%) SCCM
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) webMethods
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) Open Workbench
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
3 1 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Analytics
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) B2B
3 1 (6.67%) B2C
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) Content Management
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Niku
3 1 (6.67%) webMethods
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Pega
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (6.67%) Adobe
3 1 (6.67%) Omniture
3 1 (6.67%) Google