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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 504 493 486
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 76 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 69
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £225 £320
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -29.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Average hourly rate £25.63 £140.00 £23.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.69% +503.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.13 £140.00 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £140.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.63 £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-81.69% +300.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 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 22 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 23 July 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 -16 72 £400 -20.00% 13
London -22 42 £450 -10.44% 11
South West -19 10 £350 -
City of London +17 9 £413 -21.42% 6
North West 0 5 £325 +44.44% 1
East of England -18 4 £300 +106.89% 1
Scotland -16 2 - -
South East - 2 £500 -
Croydon - 2 £255 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £300 -
Gloucestershire - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Gloucester - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Stirling - - - -
Warrington - - - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 124 (74.70%) VBA
2 115 (69.28%) SQL
3 50 (30.12%) SQL Server
4 47 (28.31%) Finance
5 44 (26.51%) Banking
6 36 (21.69%) MS Excel
7 23 (13.86%) C#
7 23 (13.86%) Front Office
8 22 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (11.45%) Spreadsheet
10 17 (10.24%) T-SQL
10 17 (10.24%) Investment Banking
11 15 (9.04%) .NET
12 14 (8.43%) RAD
12 14 (8.43%) Fixed Income
13 13 (7.83%) Data Analysis
13 13 (7.83%) Degree
14 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (7.23%) Migration
14 12 (7.23%) MS Access
14 12 (7.23%) VB
14 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
15 11 (6.63%) Retail
15 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (6.02%) Equities
16 10 (6.02%) SharePoint
16 10 (6.02%) Unit Testing
17 9 (5.42%) SAS

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.02%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.42%) SAS
3 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (11.45%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.01%) PowerPivot
4 3 (1.81%) MS Office
5 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.60%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (3.01%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.20%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.60%) Global One
3 1 (0.60%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.23%) MS Access
2 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.81%) SAP BW
6 3 (1.81%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (1.20%) Xcelsius
7 2 (1.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.60%) OLAP
8 1 (0.60%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (28.31%) Finance
2 44 (26.51%) Banking
3 23 (13.86%) Front Office
4 17 (10.24%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.63%) Retail
6 4 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.81%) Marketing
7 3 (1.81%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Billing
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.04%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.41%) MDX
4 3 (1.81%) ADO
5 2 (1.20%) Middleware
5 2 (1.20%) Web Services
5 2 (1.20%) XML
6 1 (0.60%) ActiveX
6 1 (0.60%) HTML
6 1 (0.60%) WPF
6 1 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) Fixed Income
2 10 (6.02%) Equities
3 8 (4.82%) Derivative
4 6 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.01%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.41%) Data Extraction
7 3 (1.81%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
8 2 (1.20%) Economics
8 2 (1.20%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.60%) iSeries
9 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.60%) AS400
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.81%) Windows
2 2 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (8.43%) RAD
3 13 (7.83%) Data Analysis
4 12 (7.23%) Migration
5 10 (6.02%) Unit Testing
6 7 (4.22%) ETL
7 6 (3.61%) Predictive Modelling
7 6 (3.61%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.01%) Portfolio Management
8 5 (3.01%) Analytics
8 5 (3.01%) Data Management
9 4 (2.41%) Integration Testing
9 4 (2.41%) Investment Management
9 4 (2.41%) Validation
9 4 (2.41%) Data Modelling
10 3 (1.81%) E-Commerce
10 3 (1.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (1.81%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (1.81%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 124 (74.70%) VBA
2 115 (69.28%) SQL
3 23 (13.86%) C#
4 17 (10.24%) T-SQL
5 12 (7.23%) VB
6 5 (3.01%) VBScript
7 3 (1.81%) C++
7 3 (1.81%) Java
8 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.60%) Python
8 1 (0.60%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 13 (7.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.81%) PhD
3 2 (1.20%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
1 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (7.23%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.22%) Business Objects
2 7 (4.22%) SAP
2 7 (4.22%) Cognos
3 4 (2.41%) Oracle
4 3 (1.81%) Sage
4 3 (1.81%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.20%) Northgate
6 1 (0.60%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.60%) Remedy
6 1 (0.60%) Teradata
6 1 (0.60%) Reuters
6 1 (0.60%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.60%) Genesys
6 1 (0.60%) Sybase
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £250 to £325 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Rate: Contract Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago