The first table below looks at the demand for the Excel Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 524 502 480
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -22
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 66 71 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 68
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £238 £320
% change year-on-year
+36.84% -25.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £140.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.46% +503.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-79.46% +300.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Excel Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Excel Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK.

Excel Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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
England -9 63 £400 -20.00% 17
London -13 41 £446 -11.19% 12
South West -23 9 £350 - 3
City of London +16 8 £450 -18.18% 9
North West -3 5 £325 +44.44% 2
East of England -15 4 £300 +106.89%
Manchester - 3 £325 -
Croydon - 2 £255 -
South East - 2 £500 -
Scotland -23 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £250 - 1
Essex - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Gloucester - - - - 1
Warrington - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Basildon - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title.

1 126 (75.45%) VBA
2 113 (67.66%) SQL
3 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
4 47 (28.14%) Finance
5 42 (25.15%) Banking
6 36 (21.56%) MS Excel
7 24 (14.37%) C#
7 24 (14.37%) Front Office
8 22 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (11.38%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (10.18%) T-SQL
10 17 (10.18%) .NET
11 15 (8.98%) Fixed Income
11 15 (8.98%) Investment Banking
12 14 (8.38%) RAD
13 13 (7.78%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (7.19%) Migration
14 12 (7.19%) MS Access
14 12 (7.19%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (7.19%) Degree
15 11 (6.59%) VB
15 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (5.99%) Retail
16 10 (5.99%) Equities
16 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
16 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
17 9 (5.39%) SAS

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.99%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.39%) SAS
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (21.56%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.38%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (3.59%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.80%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.20%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.60%) Global One
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (7.19%) MS Access
2 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.80%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (1.80%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.20%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
8 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.60%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (28.14%) Finance
2 42 (25.15%) Banking
3 24 (14.37%) Front Office
4 15 (8.98%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.99%) Retail
6 4 (2.40%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
7 3 (1.80%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) .NET
2 5 (2.99%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.40%) MDX
4 3 (1.80%) ADO
5 2 (1.20%) Web Services
5 2 (1.20%) XML
5 2 (1.20%) Middleware
6 1 (0.60%) WPF
6 1 (0.60%) REST
6 1 (0.60%) ActiveX
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Fixed Income
2 10 (5.99%) Equities
3 9 (5.39%) Derivative
4 7 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.40%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.80%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 2 (1.20%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.20%) Economics
8 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.60%) iSeries
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.17%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (8.38%) RAD
3 13 (7.78%) Data Analysis
4 12 (7.19%) Migration
5 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
6 7 (4.19%) ETL
7 6 (3.59%) Business Analysis
7 6 (3.59%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (2.99%) Analytics
8 5 (2.99%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (2.99%) Data Management
9 4 (2.40%) Data Modelling
9 4 (2.40%) Validation
9 4 (2.40%) Integration Testing
9 4 (2.40%) Investment Management
10 3 (1.80%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (1.80%) Data Migration
10 3 (1.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (1.80%) Customer Insight
10 3 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (75.45%) VBA
2 113 (67.66%) SQL
3 24 (14.37%) C#
4 17 (10.18%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.59%) VB
6 5 (2.99%) VBScript
7 3 (1.80%) C++
7 3 (1.80%) Java
8 1 (0.60%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.19%) Degree
2 3 (1.80%) PhD
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.60%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
1 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 12 (7.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.19%) Cognos
2 7 (4.19%) SAP
2 7 (4.19%) Business Objects
3 4 (2.40%) Oracle
4 3 (1.80%) Sage
4 3 (1.80%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.20%) Northgate
6 1 (0.60%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.60%) Teradata
6 1 (0.60%) Reuters
6 1 (0.60%) Genesys
6 1 (0.60%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.60%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.60%) Remedy
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £315 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago