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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 514 477 426
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -51
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 99 101 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 72 112
Average daily rate
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£450 £353 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% -29.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+19.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 6
Average hourly rate £30.00 £24.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +34.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +39.13%

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
51627 47265 47439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.78% 92.65% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 32694 28640 26630
Average daily rate £400 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2099 2053 2601
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 27 November 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 27 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 27 November 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 -1 99 £450 +23.28% 9
London -4 75 £475 +18.75% 2
City of London +32 29 £488 -7.14% 1
South West - 7 £318 - 1
South East -29 5 £325 -14.75% 3
North West -5 2 £278 -
West Yorkshire -8 2 £188 -
Yorkshire -11 2 £188 - 2
Manchester - 2 £278 -
Bristol - 2 £325 -
Surrey -12 1 - -
West Midlands -20 1 £160 -22.89%
Wales - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Glamorgan - - - -
Kent - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bradford - - - -
South Wales - - - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 143 (77.72%) VBA
2 93 (50.54%) SQL
3 56 (30.43%) Finance
4 53 (28.80%) Banking
5 52 (28.26%) MS Excel
6 40 (21.74%) Front Office
7 35 (19.02%) C#
8 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
9 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 29 (15.76%) .NET
11 25 (13.59%) Spreadsheet
12 24 (13.04%) Fixed Income
13 23 (12.50%) VB
13 23 (12.50%) RAD
13 23 (12.50%) ETL
14 20 (10.87%) Retail
14 20 (10.87%) Derivative
15 17 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (9.24%) T-SQL
16 16 (8.70%) MS Access
16 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
17 15 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 14 (7.61%) MS Office
18 14 (7.61%) Migration
18 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (7.61%) Investment Banking
19 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
20 11 (5.98%) Java
20 11 (5.98%) Business Objects
20 11 (5.98%) Data Modelling

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (3.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.63%) SAS
3 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.54%) JBoss
3 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.59%) Spreadsheet
3 14 (7.61%) MS Office
4 7 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.09%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.63%) LatentZero
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.54%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.54%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.54%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.54%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.70%) MS Access
3 15 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (4.89%) QlikView
4 9 (4.89%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.09%) MySQL
9 2 (1.09%) SAP BW
9 2 (1.09%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.54%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.54%) DB2
10 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.63%) JIRA
3 2 (1.09%) Toad
4 1 (0.54%) Subversion
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 56 (30.43%) Finance
2 53 (28.80%) Banking
3 40 (21.74%) Front Office
4 20 (10.87%) Retail
5 14 (7.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Publishing
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (15.76%) .NET
2 5 (2.72%) HTML
3 4 (2.17%) XML
4 3 (1.63%) WPF
5 2 (1.09%) jQuery
5 2 (1.09%) Web Services
6 1 (0.54%) DAO
6 1 (0.54%) OLE
6 1 (0.54%) XHTML
6 1 (0.54%) Flash
6 1 (0.54%) ADO
6 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.54%) CSS
6 1 (0.54%) JSP
6 1 (0.54%) Struts
6 1 (0.54%) REST
6 1 (0.54%) WCF
6 1 (0.54%) Java EE
6 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Fixed Income
2 20 (10.87%) Derivative
3 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.43%) Equities
6 4 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.63%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.63%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.63%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.63%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.63%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.09%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.09%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.09%) NHS
9 1 (0.54%) IVR
9 1 (0.54%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.35%) Windows
2 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.63%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (0.54%) Linux
5 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.50%) RAD
1 23 (12.50%) ETL
2 17 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (7.61%) Migration
3 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (5.98%) Data Modelling
5 8 (4.35%) Analytics
6 7 (3.80%) Data Management
6 7 (3.80%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (3.80%) Multithreading
7 6 (3.26%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (3.26%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (2.72%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (2.72%) Scrum
8 5 (2.72%) Business Analysis
8 5 (2.72%) Project Management
9 4 (2.17%) Quantitative Analysis
9 4 (2.17%) Greeks
9 4 (2.17%) Release Management
9 4 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (77.72%) VBA
2 93 (50.54%) SQL
3 35 (19.02%) C#
4 23 (12.50%) VB
5 17 (9.24%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.98%) Java
7 9 (4.89%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.26%) Python
9 4 (2.17%) JavaScript
9 4 (2.17%) C++
10 1 (0.54%) Perl
10 1 (0.54%) VBScript
10 1 (0.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 6 (3.26%) Degree
2 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.54%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.72%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.54%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.54%) Basel III
2 1 (0.54%) EMIR
2 1 (0.54%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 32 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.98%) Business Objects
3 10 (5.43%) Oracle
4 9 (4.89%) SAP
5 7 (3.80%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.72%) Bloomberg
7 3 (1.63%) Perforce
7 3 (1.63%) Cognos
7 3 (1.63%) Sybase
7 3 (1.63%) thinkFolio
8 2 (1.09%) Northgate
8 2 (1.09%) Tableau
8 2 (1.09%) Fidessa
9 1 (0.54%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.54%) Sun
9 1 (0.54%) Genesys
9 1 (0.54%) Remedy
9 1 (0.54%) Jaspersoft
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