The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Developer
Rank 556 492 533
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +41
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 72 117 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.23% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 97 40
Average daily rate £375 £400 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £306 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.54 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.69% +6.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.54 £21.25
% change year-on-year
- +6.05%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 21 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -56 67 £375 -9.09% 5
London -19 49 £438 -12.50% 4
South East +2 10 £215 -38.57%
City of London +28 7 £315 -33.68% 1
Scotland -6 5 £368 -
West Sussex - 5 £215 -
South West +2 4 £325 -16.12% 1
Edinburgh -8 4 £425 -
West Midlands -10 3 £450 +60.71%
Bristol - 3 £300 - 1
Birmingham - 3 £450 -
Surrey -1 2 £300 -
Glasgow +6 1 £310 -
Hampshire +5 1 £335 -4.28%
Oxfordshire +5 1 £310 -11.42%
North East -26 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 94 (69.12%) VBA
2 50 (36.76%) Finance
3 49 (36.03%) SQL
3 49 (36.03%) Banking
4 43 (31.62%) SQL Server
5 40 (29.41%) C#
6 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
7 28 (20.59%) Front Office
7 28 (20.59%) Investment Banking
8 23 (16.91%) Fixed Income
9 21 (15.44%) Spreadsheet
10 18 (13.24%) .NET
11 17 (12.50%) MS Access
12 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
13 15 (11.03%) Derivative
13 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (10.29%) RAD
15 13 (9.56%) VB
15 13 (9.56%) Scala
16 12 (8.82%) Windows
17 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
17 11 (8.09%) C++
18 10 (7.35%) Data Management
18 10 (7.35%) Java
18 10 (7.35%) Risk Management
19 9 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
19 9 (6.62%) Equities
19 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
19 9 (6.62%) Degree
20 8 (5.88%) Migration

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.21%) SAS
2 3 (2.21%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 36 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 21 (15.44%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.94%) MS Office
4 3 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.74%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.21%) Skype
2 2 (1.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) MS Access
3 7 (5.15%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.68%) QlikView
6 4 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.47%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.47%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (1.47%) OLAP
8 2 (1.47%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (1.47%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.74%) Maven
2 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (36.76%) Finance
2 49 (36.03%) Banking
3 28 (20.59%) Front Office
3 28 (20.59%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.41%) Retail
5 5 (3.68%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.94%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.24%) .NET
2 5 (3.68%) HTML
3 4 (2.94%) Web Services
3 4 (2.94%) XML
4 3 (2.21%) ADO
4 3 (2.21%) DAO
4 3 (2.21%) HTML5
5 1 (0.74%) ODBC
5 1 (0.74%) Spring
5 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Fixed Income
2 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.03%) Derivative
3 9 (6.62%) Equities
4 7 (5.15%) Market Risk
5 5 (3.68%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.94%) Hedge funds
6 4 (2.94%) Reference Data
7 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.21%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.47%) Fintech
8 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.47%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.47%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.74%) FMCG
9 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.74%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (1.47%) Linux
2 2 (1.47%) Unix
3 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (10.29%) RAD
2 10 (7.35%) Data Management
2 10 (7.35%) Risk Management
3 9 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (6.62%) Software Engineering
4 8 (5.88%) Migration
5 5 (3.68%) Analytics
5 5 (3.68%) CRM
5 5 (3.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (2.94%) Data Analysis
6 4 (2.94%) Data Migration
6 4 (2.94%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.94%) OO
6 4 (2.94%) Workflow
7 3 (2.21%) Market Making
7 3 (2.21%) Proprietary Trading
7 3 (2.21%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 94 (69.12%) VBA
2 49 (36.03%) SQL
3 40 (29.41%) C#
4 13 (9.56%) Scala
4 13 (9.56%) VB
5 11 (8.09%) C++
5 11 (8.09%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.35%) Java
7 7 (5.15%) Python
7 7 (5.15%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.68%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.94%) VB6
10 2 (1.47%) Ruby
10 2 (1.47%) VBScript
11 1 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) Basel III
1 1 (0.74%) COREP
1 1 (0.74%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.15%) Oracle
2 7 (5.15%) Sybase
3 5 (3.68%) Bloomberg
3 5 (3.68%) Tableau
4 1 (0.74%) SAP
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