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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 493 416 491
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +75
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 94 128 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.27% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.29% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 106 62
Average daily rate £400 £475 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -61.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -61.11%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 15 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -113 90 £400 -20.00% 12
London -68 52 £475 -7.76% 12
City of London -30 21 £450 -11.37% 7
South East -8 11 £305 +35.55%
West Midlands -8 11 £225 -33.82%
Birmingham - 7 £150 -
South West -19 5 £213 -29.16%
East of England - 2 £423 -
Bristol - 2 £256 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Tamworth - - - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 121 (77.07%) VBA
2 109 (69.43%) SQL
3 60 (38.22%) Finance
4 46 (29.30%) Banking
5 43 (27.39%) SQL Server
6 32 (20.38%) MS Excel
7 28 (17.83%) Spreadsheet
8 22 (14.01%) RAD
9 21 (13.38%) C#
10 20 (12.74%) Investment Banking
11 19 (12.10%) Cognos
11 19 (12.10%) Front Office
12 18 (11.46%) Cognos TM1
13 17 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (8.28%) MS Access
15 13 (8.28%) T-SQL
15 13 (8.28%) .NET
16 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
17 11 (7.01%) Retail
17 11 (7.01%) Derivative
18 10 (6.37%) Degree
18 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (6.37%) Fixed Income
18 10 (6.37%) VB
19 9 (5.73%) Oracle
19 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
19 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 8 (5.10%) Financial Modelling
20 8 (5.10%) Microsoft

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (5.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.55%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (20.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (17.83%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.55%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (11.46%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.27%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (8.28%) MS Access
4 12 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (5.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.55%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.27%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.64%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 1 (0.64%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (0.64%) OLAP
11 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.64%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.64%) ProC
General
1 60 (38.22%) Finance
2 46 (29.30%) Banking
3 20 (12.74%) Investment Banking
4 19 (12.10%) Front Office
5 11 (7.01%) Retail
6 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.55%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.91%) Marketing
9 2 (1.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.64%) Publishing
10 1 (0.64%) Law
10 1 (0.64%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.28%) .NET
2 5 (3.18%) ADO
3 4 (2.55%) MDX
4 3 (1.91%) HTML
4 3 (1.91%) XML
5 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.27%) Middleware
6 1 (0.64%) Web Services
6 1 (0.64%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.01%) Derivative
2 10 (6.37%) Fixed Income
3 7 (4.46%) Equities
4 6 (3.82%) Credit Derivative
5 4 (2.55%) Market Risk
6 3 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.27%) Statistics
7 2 (1.27%) Economics
7 2 (1.27%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.64%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.64%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.64%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) AS400
8 1 (0.64%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (0.64%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.27%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (14.01%) RAD
2 17 (10.83%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (5.10%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (3.82%) Data Analysis
4 6 (3.82%) Asset Management
4 6 (3.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (3.82%) ETL
4 6 (3.82%) Predictive Modelling
4 6 (3.82%) Analytics
5 5 (3.18%) OO
5 5 (3.18%) Migration
6 4 (2.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (2.55%) Unit Testing
6 4 (2.55%) OOP
7 3 (1.91%) Data Migration
7 3 (1.91%) Customer Insight
7 3 (1.91%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (1.91%) E-Commerce
7 3 (1.91%) Resource Management
7 3 (1.91%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 121 (77.07%) VBA
2 109 (69.43%) SQL
3 21 (13.38%) C#
4 13 (8.28%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.37%) VB
6 6 (3.82%) Python
7 4 (2.55%) VBScript
7 4 (2.55%) C++
8 2 (1.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.64%) F#
9 1 (0.64%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.64%) Java
9 1 (0.64%) PHP
9 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.64%) Haskell
9 1 (0.64%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 10 (6.37%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) PhD
3 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (12.10%) Cognos
2 9 (5.73%) Oracle
3 8 (5.10%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.91%) Bloomberg
4 3 (1.91%) Sage
5 2 (1.27%) thinkFolio
5 2 (1.27%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.64%) Reuters
6 1 (0.64%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.64%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Google
6 1 (0.64%) Teradata
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