The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Telford region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.21% 1.94% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 38.10% 25.00% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Average daily rate £173 - £271
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 - £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 - £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.67% -6.66%
Applications Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 18.92% 7.77% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 14
Average daily rate £366 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.87% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £330 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MS Excel
Shropshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Telford region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Transition Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP