The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 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 of the Applications category for the Warrington region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 6.21% 8.50% 4.48%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 59.09% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Average daily rate £335 £300 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +172.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.18% 14.38% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Average daily rate £335 £300 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +172.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS Excel
Cheshire

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) MS Office
3 11 (47.83%) SLA
4 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (34.78%) Service Management
5 8 (34.78%) ITIL
5 8 (34.78%) MCP
5 8 (34.78%) OpenView
5 8 (34.78%) HP
6 7 (30.43%) Migration
6 7 (30.43%) ServiceCenter
6 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (21.74%) Network Design
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics
8 5 (21.74%) Lotus
8 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
8 5 (21.74%) IBM Notes
8 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) Ericsson
10 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (13.04%) Intranet
10 3 (13.04%) Back Office
10 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
10 3 (13.04%) .NET
10 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (21.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Ethernet
2 3 (13.04%) Intranet
3 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
General
1 9 (39.13%) Telecoms
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Service Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Leader
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 2 (8.70%) Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Service Management
2 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Network Design
3 5 (21.74%) Logistics
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) Balanced Scorecard
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VB
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) MCP
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) HNC
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) OpenView
2 7 (30.43%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) HP
3 5 (21.74%) Lotus
4 4 (17.39%) Ericsson
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (4.35%) Progress
6 1 (4.35%) Minitab
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