The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 19 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 35 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.22% 3.94% 2.45%
As % of the Applications category 67.31% 34.78% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 1
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£375 £225 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £15.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.52 £15.50 £17.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
MS Excel
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
52 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.21% 11.33% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 10
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 2 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +18.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.30 £10.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.51 £15.50 £17.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 28 £375 +7.14% 20
Gateshead 0 2 - - 1
MS Excel
North East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 25 (39.06%) MS Office
3 22 (34.38%) Windows
4 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
4 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
5 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
6 16 (25.00%) HP
7 15 (23.44%) Problem Management
8 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
8 14 (21.88%) SQL
9 12 (18.75%) VBA
9 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
10 11 (17.19%) .NET
10 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.06%) C#
11 9 (14.06%) ITIL
11 9 (14.06%) Finance
12 8 (12.50%) Service Management
12 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 8 (12.50%) MS Project
12 8 (12.50%) WAN
12 8 (12.50%) LAN
13 7 (10.94%) Data Management
13 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (9.38%) WhatsUp Gold
14 6 (9.38%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 18 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (39.06%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Project
3 5 (7.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) LAN
1 8 (12.50%) WAN
2 6 (9.38%) DNS
2 6 (9.38%) Firewall
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (6.25%) Network Security
5 3 (4.69%) Junos
5 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (4.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.69%) SSL
5 3 (4.69%) SAN
5 3 (4.69%) Intranet
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
6 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) UMTS
7 1 (1.56%) VoIP
7 1 (1.56%) GSM
7 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.81%) Relational Database
5 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (6.25%) SAP BI
6 1 (1.56%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 9 (14.06%) Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Coordinator
5 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Business Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (3.13%) MI Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) PMO Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Programme Support Officer
7 2 (3.13%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) Migration Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.19%) .NET
2 8 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (9.38%) HTML
4 4 (6.25%) MDX
4 4 (6.25%) Web Services
5 3 (4.69%) XML
5 3 (4.69%) CSS
5 3 (4.69%) HTML5
5 3 (4.69%) CSS3
6 2 (3.13%) REST
7 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) N-Tier
1 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.81%) IVR
3 4 (6.25%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.69%) Clustering
4 3 (4.69%) NHS
5 2 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.38%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.56%) UNIX
5 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Incident Management
2 15 (23.44%) Problem Management
3 12 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 11 (17.19%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (14.06%) ITIL
6 8 (12.50%) Service Management
7 7 (10.94%) Data Management
8 6 (9.38%) Network Management
8 6 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (7.81%) Coaching
9 5 (7.81%) Web Design
9 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
10 4 (6.25%) CRM
10 4 (6.25%) Change Management
10 4 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 4 (6.25%) WFM
11 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
11 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.69%) Network Design
11 3 (4.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 12 (18.75%) VBA
3 9 (14.06%) C#
4 6 (9.38%) VBScript
4 6 (9.38%) VB
4 6 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.69%) MUMPS
6 2 (3.13%) C
6 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.56%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) HL7
2 3 (4.69%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.69%) vSphere
2 3 (4.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.56%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.56%) OpenView
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.56%) MIIS
Vendors
1 29 (45.31%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (7.81%) Juniper
3 5 (7.81%) Genesys
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Cisco
3 5 (7.81%) CheckPoint
3 5 (7.81%) McAfee
3 5 (7.81%) F5
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
4 4 (6.25%) Lotus
5 3 (4.69%) InterSystems
5 3 (4.69%) CA
5 3 (4.69%) EMC
5 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
5 3 (4.69%) TippingPoint
6 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
6 2 (3.13%) Crossbeam
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
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