The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwick 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 4 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 13.04% 19.79% 2.60%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 54.29% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£183 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 Warwick region.

Applications Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 35 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 16.30% 36.46% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 0
Average daily rate £183 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 Warwick

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Warwick

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Warwick

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Warwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwick

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 6 (30.00%) VBA
3 6 (30.00%) MS Access
3 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) PDA
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) MS Project
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwick 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 10 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (35.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) LAN
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
3 1 (5.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MS Access
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) MI Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (15.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Implementation Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) GIS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.00%) Vaadin
1 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) Java EE
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) PDA
2 1 (5.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Change Control
3 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.00%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) Java
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
3 1 (5.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) ESRI
3 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (5.00%) Juniper