The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 30 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.95% 4.79% 9.38%
As % of the Applications category 93.75% 50.00% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 4
Average daily rate
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£110 £325 £231
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% +40.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.75 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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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 Warrington region.

Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 12.75% 9.59% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 7
Average daily rate £110 £325 £247
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% +31.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £15.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 - £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.23 - £18.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) MS Office
2 27 (61.36%) ITIL
2 27 (61.36%) Service Management
3 26 (59.09%) SLA
4 25 (56.82%) HP
5 23 (52.27%) MCP
6 22 (50.00%) IBM Notes
6 22 (50.00%) OpenView
6 22 (50.00%) Lotus
6 22 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
8 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
9 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (18.18%) Windows
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.64%) MS Project
13 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (9.09%) MS Project Server
14 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
14 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
14 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (9.09%) Oracle
14 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
15 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
15 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (9.09%) MS Project Server
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Documentum
3 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.82%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 27 (61.36%) MS Office
2 6 (13.64%) MS Project
3 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) BODI
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Analyst
2 23 (52.27%) Service Analyst
3 22 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Support
6 1 (2.27%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Administrator
6 1 (2.27%) Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Project Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Network Planner
6 1 (2.27%) Server Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Service Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) HPUX
3 3 (6.82%) Solaris
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) ITIL
1 27 (61.36%) Service Management
2 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Time Management
4 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
4 3 (6.82%) Coaching
5 2 (4.55%) Change Control
5 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.55%) CAFM
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.55%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (52.27%) MCP
2 17 (38.64%) Security Cleared
3 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) MCSA
6 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.27%) PMP
6 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (59.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (50.00%) OpenView
1 22 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
2 2 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 25 (56.82%) HP
3 22 (50.00%) Lotus
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) Compuware
5 3 (6.82%) Business Objects
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 3 (6.82%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) BT
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix