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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 8.77% 7.07% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 43.75% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£210 £110 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -56.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
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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
16 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 14.04% 16.16% 6.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Average daily rate £210 £425 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.58% +46.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 28 May 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 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 7 (46.67%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Business Objects
3 6 (40.00%) Change Control
4 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Open Workbench
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) ISEB
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Back Office
6 2 (13.33%) Niku
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
7 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.67%) User Experience
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 5 (33.33%) Open Workbench
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Change Control
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) B2C
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 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Business Objects
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Niku
4 1 (6.67%) Pega
4 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.67%) Omniture
4 1 (6.67%) Google
4 1 (6.67%) Adobe
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Informatica
4 1 (6.67%) webMethods