The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Warwick 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 10.00% 12.77% 11.32%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 46.15% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £336 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.34% +28.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -25.67%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Warwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 17.14% 27.66% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
Average daily rate £269 £310 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.30% +18.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £111 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £363 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
Warwickshire

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 18 April 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 9 (40.91%) SQL
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) VBA
2 8 (36.36%) Agresso
3 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 5 (22.73%) MS Office
5 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
5 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
7 2 (9.09%) MS Access
7 2 (9.09%) ERP
7 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (9.09%) MS Project
7 2 (9.09%) Lotus
7 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Marketing
8 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
8 1 (4.55%) Analytics
8 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (9.09%) MS Project
4 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Project Planner
2 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) MI Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (4.55%) Project Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Report Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) PMO Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
3 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows 7
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
2 2 (9.09%) ERP
2 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (4.55%) Analytics
3 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
3 1 (4.55%) Logistics
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CNE
2 1 (4.55%) Novell Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Business Objects
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Lotus
4 1 (4.55%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Ariba