The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 22 45 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.84% 12.20% 7.72%
As % of the Applications category 44.00% 57.69% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 10
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £144 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £334 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 6
Average hourly rate £31.44 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
MS Excel
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
50 78 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 13.26% 21.14% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 24
Average daily rate £350 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £142 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £415 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 12
Average hourly rate £31.44 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.80 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.61 £30.22 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick -5 7 £350 +21.73% 1
Gaydon - 4 - -
Leamington Spa +2 3 - -
Rugby - 1 £225 -
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (33.33%) MS Office
4 16 (29.63%) Project Management
5 15 (27.78%) Change Management
6 14 (25.93%) Automotive
7 13 (24.07%) Windows
8 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
9 9 (16.67%) SQL
9 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (14.81%) ITIL
10 8 (14.81%) MS Project
11 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
11 7 (12.96%) Finance
11 7 (12.96%) Degree
12 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.11%) Electronics
12 6 (11.11%) Validation
12 6 (11.11%) Migration
12 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
12 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
12 6 (11.11%) DHCP
12 6 (11.11%) VBA
12 6 (11.11%) DNS
12 6 (11.11%) FlexRay
12 6 (11.11%) CAN bus
12 6 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 18 (33.33%) MS Office
3 8 (14.81%) MS Project
4 6 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
6 3 (5.56%) Simulink
6 3 (5.56%) Stateflow
6 3 (5.56%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Agresso
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.85%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) DHCP
1 6 (11.11%) DNS
1 6 (11.11%) FlexRay
2 4 (7.41%) VPN
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) WAN
3 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.70%) Intranet
3 2 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) ADSL
3 2 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.85%) Gigabit Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) MS Access
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.85%) CorVu
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.85%) QlikView
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 14 (25.93%) Automotive
2 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 7 (12.96%) Finance
4 6 (11.11%) Electronics
5 4 (7.41%) Aerospace
6 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.70%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Data Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Change Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Commercial Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Change Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Database Developer
5 2 (3.70%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Project Planner
5 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 1 (1.85%) Software Architect
6 1 (1.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.85%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) OOXML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) CAN bus
3 5 (9.26%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.85%) FMCG
6 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.85%) GIS
6 1 (1.85%) PKI
6 1 (1.85%) PDA
6 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.85%) SCADA
6 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.07%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Project Management
2 15 (27.78%) Change Management
3 8 (14.81%) ITIL
4 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
5 6 (11.11%) Validation
5 6 (11.11%) Migration
5 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.26%) SysML
6 5 (9.26%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.26%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
6 5 (9.26%) SDLC
7 4 (7.41%) Factor Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 4 (7.41%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 4 (7.41%) CRM
8 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (11.11%) VBA
3 3 (5.56%) C
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.85%) Perl
4 1 (1.85%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
4 1 (1.85%) VB
4 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) IEC 61508
2 2 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.85%) SCOM
3 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) IBM
3 4 (7.41%) HP
3 4 (7.41%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Citrix
3 4 (7.41%) Lotus
4 3 (5.56%) PTC
4 3 (5.56%) Google
5 2 (3.70%) Panasonic
5 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.70%) Symantec
5 2 (3.70%) MathWorks
5 2 (3.70%) VMware
5 2 (3.70%) Cisco
5 2 (3.70%) EMC