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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 4.91% 8.99% 16.07%
As % of the Applications category 32.00% 30.77% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £288 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +187.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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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
25 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwick 15.34% 29.21% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 13
Average daily rate £350 £335 £148
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +126.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £272 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £520 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £12.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +16.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £15.00 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £25.40 £13.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

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 4 September 2015, 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
3 5 (27.78%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) MS Project
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) MS Access
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warwick by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
1 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Agresso
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) QlikView
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Data Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Planner
4 1 (5.56%) IT Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Graduate
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Structures
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.56%) Psychology
4 1 (5.56%) Blog
4 1 (5.56%) FMCG
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
2 5 (27.78%) Data Cleansing
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
6 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus