The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.64% 5.80% 7.04%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 80.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -3.44%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 9.84% 7.25% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £263 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bathgate - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 3 (37.50%) MS Office
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Omniture
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Ergonomics
2 2 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) GIS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) QGIS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) GIS Operator
3 1 (12.50%) Governance Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Ergonomics
2 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Change Control
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (25.00%) Service Management
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
1 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Omniture
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
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