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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel Developer
Rank 556 524 518
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 68 70 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 47
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£400 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £523 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £300 £238
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £28.75 £140.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.04% -79.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £28.75 £140.00
% change year-on-year
-53.04% -79.46%

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
53473 51353 48123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.48% 92.45% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33986 31093 28245
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1969 2035 2149
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 5 August 2015.

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 30 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 5 August 2015. 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 -6 67 £400 - 9
London +9 41 £475 +6.44% 6
City of London +5 16 £475 +5.55% 3
West Midlands - 11 £325 -
South East -9 5 £294 -41.25%
Coventry - 5 £325 -
South West -14 4 £375 +26.05% 3
East of England +3 3 £375 +25.00%
North West -18 3 £250 -23.07%
Birmingham - 3 £313 -
Cambridgeshire -4 2 - -
Bristol -9 2 £379 +27.31% 1
West Sussex - 2 £291 -
Lancashire - 2 £285 -
Crawley - 2 £291 -
Devon -1 1 - -
Bromley -2 1 £170 -24.44%
Surrey -4 1 £325 -35.00%
Essex -10 1 £375 +25.00%
Manchester -11 1 £100 -69.23%
Berkshire - 1 £275 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 £375 -
Wigan - 1 £100 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Plymouth - 1 - -
Blackburn - 1 £250 -
Preston - 1 £321 -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 (85.52%) VBA
2 59 (40.69%) SQL
3 58 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 47 (32.41%) Finance
5 37 (25.52%) Front Office
6 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 34 (23.45%) Banking
8 33 (22.76%) MS Access
8 33 (22.76%) RAD
9 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
10 24 (16.55%) Spreadsheet
11 23 (15.86%) C#
12 19 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (11.72%) Python
14 16 (11.03%) Investment Banking
15 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
16 13 (8.97%) .NET
17 12 (8.28%) MS Office
17 12 (8.28%) Equities
17 12 (8.28%) Derivative
18 11 (7.59%) Fixed Income
19 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
20 9 (6.21%) Java
20 9 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
20 9 (6.21%) Retail
20 9 (6.21%) Degree
21 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
22 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
22 7 (4.83%) ETL

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 7 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.69%) CMS
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 58 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.55%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (8.28%) MS Office
4 5 (3.45%) PowerPivot
5 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.38%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.38%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.76%) MS Access
2 26 (17.93%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (2.76%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.38%) DTS
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) QlikView
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (32.41%) Finance
2 37 (25.52%) Front Office
3 34 (23.45%) Banking
4 16 (11.03%) Investment Banking
5 9 (6.21%) Retail
6 5 (3.45%) French Language
7 3 (2.07%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.69%) Billing
9 1 (0.69%) Back Office
9 1 (0.69%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.97%) .NET
2 4 (2.76%) XML
3 3 (2.07%) Flash
3 3 (2.07%) HTML
3 3 (2.07%) HTML5
3 3 (2.07%) Web Services
4 2 (1.38%) Google Maps API
4 2 (1.38%) OAuth
4 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.38%) FpML
5 1 (0.69%) OLE
5 1 (0.69%) OLE DB
5 1 (0.69%) MDX
5 1 (0.69%) WPF
5 1 (0.69%) ADO
5 1 (0.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.28%) Equities
2 12 (8.28%) Derivative
3 11 (7.59%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.45%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (3.45%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.07%) Mathematics
6 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.07%) Market Risk
6 3 (2.07%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.38%) iPad
7 2 (1.38%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.38%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.69%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.69%) NHS
8 1 (0.69%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.38%) Windows
1 2 (1.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.76%) RAD
2 14 (9.66%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.52%) Unit Testing
5 7 (4.83%) Data Analysis
5 7 (4.83%) ETL
6 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (4.14%) Web Development
6 6 (4.14%) Investment Management
6 6 (4.14%) Greeks
7 5 (3.45%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (3.45%) Release Management
7 5 (3.45%) Asset Management
7 5 (3.45%) OO
7 5 (3.45%) CRM
7 5 (3.45%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.76%) Validation
8 4 (2.76%) TDD
8 4 (2.76%) Business Analysis
8 4 (2.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 124 (85.52%) VBA
2 59 (40.69%) SQL
3 23 (15.86%) C#
4 17 (11.72%) Python
5 10 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.21%) Java
7 6 (4.14%) VB
8 5 (3.45%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.76%) C++
10 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.38%) R
10 2 (1.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.38%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (1.38%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.69%) VB6
11 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) COREP
2 3 (2.07%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) EMIR
3 2 (1.38%) SLA
3 2 (1.38%) MiFID
4 1 (0.69%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.14%) Oracle
3 5 (3.45%) SAP
4 3 (2.07%) Tableau
5 2 (1.38%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.38%) Google
5 2 (1.38%) Cognos
5 2 (1.38%) Progress
5 2 (1.38%) Sybase
6 1 (0.69%) Reuters
6 1 (0.69%) IBM
6 1 (0.69%) Wall Street Systems
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