The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 16.87% 5.00% 6.86%
As % of the Applications category 56.00% 26.09% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
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£353 £463 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.67% +21.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £375 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £778 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Applications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 23 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 30.12% 19.17% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 10
Average daily rate £238 £375 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -8.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £253 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £745 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 1
Average hourly rate £13.09 £14.04 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.80% -9.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Uxbridge region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Uxbridge region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Uxbridge

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Uxbridge region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MS Excel also 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 that cited MS Excel.

1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Project Management
3 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 9 (37.50%) MS Project
4 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (37.50%) Time Management
5 8 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
5 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 8 (33.33%) Retail
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) CRM
6 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 6 (25.00%) Windows
8 5 (20.83%) Business Development
9 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
9 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) MS Office
9 4 (16.67%) C
9 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
9 4 (16.67%) Demand Management
9 4 (16.67%) Coaching
9 4 (16.67%) People Management
10 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) MS Access
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MS Excel also 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 that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Project
2 7 (29.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (4.17%) FastStats
4 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.33%) Star Schema
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) HR Specialist
3 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) Planning Manager
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Report Writer
4 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
1 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 9 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (37.50%) Time Management
3 8 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 8 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 8 (33.33%) CRM
4 5 (20.83%) Business Development
5 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 4 (16.67%) Demand Management
5 4 (16.67%) Coaching
5 4 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Customer Segmentation
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.17%) PMP
1 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Cognos
2 2 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.17%) SAP