The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 8.33% 33.33% 80.00%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £7.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.06 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.40% -6.25%
MS Excel
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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 West Bromwich region.

Applications Category
West Bromwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Bromwich 16.67% 33.33% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £213 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £7.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

MS Excel
Top 8 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Bromwich 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Demand Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Bromwich 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Procurement Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Information Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Demand Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft