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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Excel Developer
Rank 518 512 420
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -92
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 84 92 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 61 106
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%

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
51719 51910 44155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.37% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31426 31539 25286
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2027 2080 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 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 23 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 21 April 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 -12 72 £425 +6.25% 6
London +2 49 £500 +8.10% 5
City of London +10 11 £475 +11.76% 2
South East -14 3 £313 +2.45%
West Yorkshire -4 2 £233 -
Yorkshire -14 2 £233 -
East of England +10 1 £290 -31.36%
South West +1 1 £400 +88.23% 1
Bristol -2 1 £400 +56.09% 1
Bromley - 1 £225 -
Bradford - 1 £180 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £350 -
Surrey - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Bingley - - - -

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 165 (80.10%) VBA
2 104 (50.49%) SQL
3 73 (35.44%) Finance
4 69 (33.50%) MS Excel
5 61 (29.61%) Front Office
6 59 (28.64%) RAD
7 47 (22.82%) Banking
8 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
9 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
10 35 (16.99%) Python
11 33 (16.02%) MS Access
11 33 (16.02%) Java
12 30 (14.56%) Derivative
13 28 (13.59%) C#
14 26 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (11.65%) .NET
16 20 (9.71%) Fixed Income
16 20 (9.71%) ETL
17 19 (9.22%) Equities
17 19 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 19 (9.22%) Spreadsheet
18 18 (8.74%) Quantitative Analysis
19 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 17 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
20 16 (7.77%) Oracle
20 16 (7.77%) T-SQL
20 16 (7.77%) MS Office
20 16 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
21 15 (7.28%) JavaScript
21 15 (7.28%) Retail

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 13 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.94%) SAS
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.49%) Node.js
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 69 (33.50%) MS Excel
2 19 (9.22%) Spreadsheet
3 16 (7.77%) MS Office
4 6 (2.91%) PowerPivot
5 5 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.94%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.40%) LatentZero
1 7 (3.40%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.97%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.87%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.02%) MS Access
3 19 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.37%) QlikView
6 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 3 (1.46%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.46%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.46%) DB2
10 2 (0.97%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.97%) DTS
10 2 (0.97%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 73 (35.44%) Finance
2 61 (29.61%) Front Office
3 47 (22.82%) Banking
4 15 (7.28%) Retail
5 11 (5.34%) Investment Banking
6 5 (2.43%) French Language
7 3 (1.46%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Law
9 1 (0.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (11.65%) .NET
2 8 (3.88%) XML
3 7 (3.40%) HTML
4 5 (2.43%) jQuery
5 4 (1.94%) HTML5
6 3 (1.46%) Flash
6 3 (1.46%) WPF
6 3 (1.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (0.97%) FpML
7 2 (0.97%) WCF
8 1 (0.49%) CSS3
8 1 (0.49%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.49%) CSS
8 1 (0.49%) Web Services
8 1 (0.49%) OLE
8 1 (0.49%) OLE DB
8 1 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.49%) JSON
8 1 (0.49%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.56%) Derivative
2 20 (9.71%) Fixed Income
3 19 (9.22%) Equities
4 16 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.91%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.94%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.94%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.46%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.97%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.97%) iPad
9 2 (0.97%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.49%) NHS
10 1 (0.49%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.49%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.46%) Windows
2 2 (0.97%) UNIX
2 2 (0.97%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.49%) Linux
3 1 (0.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (28.64%) RAD
2 26 (12.62%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (9.71%) ETL
4 18 (8.74%) Quantitative Analysis
5 17 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (5.34%) OO
7 10 (4.85%) Data Management
7 10 (4.85%) Release Management
8 9 (4.37%) Analytics
9 8 (3.88%) Unit Testing
9 8 (3.88%) Web Development
9 8 (3.88%) Fund Management
10 7 (3.40%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.40%) Risk Management
10 7 (3.40%) Investment Management
10 7 (3.40%) Greeks
11 6 (2.91%) Migration
11 6 (2.91%) Data Modelling
11 6 (2.91%) Scrum
12 5 (2.43%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 165 (80.10%) VBA
2 104 (50.49%) SQL
3 35 (16.99%) Python
4 33 (16.02%) Java
5 28 (13.59%) C#
6 16 (7.77%) T-SQL
7 15 (7.28%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.31%) Golang
9 12 (5.83%) VB
10 9 (4.37%) VB.NET
10 9 (4.37%) C++
11 3 (1.46%) C
11 3 (1.46%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.49%) R
12 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.49%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (4.37%) Degree
2 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.43%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) EMIR
2 2 (0.97%) MiFID
3 1 (0.49%) COREP
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (19.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.77%) Oracle
3 10 (4.85%) Bloomberg
4 6 (2.91%) Fidessa
5 5 (2.43%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.43%) SAP
6 3 (1.46%) Perforce
6 3 (1.46%) Tableau
6 3 (1.46%) Jaspersoft
7 2 (0.97%) Progress
7 2 (0.97%) Reuters
8 1 (0.49%) Netezza
8 1 (0.49%) Cognos
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