The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 38 56 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.30% 10.28% 11.70%
As % of the Applications category 40.43% 53.33% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 26
Median daily rate £370 £368 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £180 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £36.50 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.37% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £16.00 £21.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -5.75%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 105 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.11% 19.27% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 59 57
Median daily rate £360 £368 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +33.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 23
Median hourly rate £37.75 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.54% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.75 £22.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.71%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +10 14 £350 +84.21% 1
Gatwick -7 7 £350 -17.40% 1
Worthing -22 4 £470 +24.91% 1
Horsham +3 3 £525 - 1
East Grinstead -3 3 £425 +54.54%
Burgess Hill -5 3 £105 -48.78%
Chichester - 1 - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
2 34 (40.96%) Windows
3 20 (24.10%) SQL
3 20 (24.10%) CRM
4 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
4 19 (22.89%) Finance
4 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
5 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.28%) MS Office
7 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
7 15 (18.07%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (16.87%) .NET
8 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (16.87%) VMware
9 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
10 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
10 12 (14.46%) C#
10 12 (14.46%) XML
10 12 (14.46%) ITIL
10 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
11 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
11 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
11 11 (13.25%) Web Services
12 10 (12.05%) MCP
12 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
12 10 (12.05%) Change Management
12 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (12.05%) Office 365

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.82%) IIS
4 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.61%) CMS
5 3 (3.61%) SAS
6 1 (1.20%) Apache
6 1 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.20%) Confluence
6 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Office
2 6 (7.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.02%) MS Project
4 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.20%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.20%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.05%) Office 365
2 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (7.23%) IaaS
4 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (3.61%) SaaS
6 2 (2.41%) PaaS
7 1 (1.20%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
1 5 (6.02%) SNMP
1 5 (6.02%) VPN
2 4 (4.82%) DHCP
2 4 (4.82%) DNS
2 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (3.61%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.41%) 3G
4 2 (2.41%) ADSL
4 2 (2.41%) Broadband
4 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
4 2 (2.41%) SAN
5 1 (1.20%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.20%) LAN
5 1 (1.20%) MPLS
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
5 1 (1.20%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.82%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.61%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (7.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.02%) NUnit
3 2 (2.41%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.41%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) MSI
4 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Gatling
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Law
3 3 (3.61%) Marketing
4 2 (2.41%) Back Office
4 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (30.12%) Developer
2 17 (20.48%) Analyst
3 14 (16.87%) CRM Developer
4 12 (14.46%) Consultant
4 12 (14.46%) Project Manager
5 10 (12.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (10.84%) CRM Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) CRM Implementation Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Implementation Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Lead Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (9.64%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.43%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) .NET
2 12 (14.46%) XML
3 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
3 11 (13.25%) Web Services
4 8 (9.64%) HTML
5 7 (8.43%) jQuery
6 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (6.02%) CSS
7 3 (3.61%) ActiveX
7 3 (3.61%) XSL
7 3 (3.61%) XSLT
8 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.41%) Ajax
8 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
8 2 (2.41%) Kendo UI
8 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (2.41%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (14.46%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.02%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.02%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) PKI
5 3 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.41%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.20%) CMDB
7 1 (1.20%) NHS
7 1 (1.20%) PMI
7 1 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.96%) Windows
2 19 (22.89%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (10.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.23%) Unix
6 5 (6.02%) Linux
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.20%) Fedora
9 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) CRM
2 18 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) ITIL
4 10 (12.05%) Change Management
5 8 (9.64%) Service Management
6 7 (8.43%) Case Management
6 7 (8.43%) MVC
7 6 (7.23%) ITIL V3
7 6 (7.23%) Project Management
7 6 (7.23%) SDLC
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.02%) SOA
8 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.82%) Security Management
9 4 (4.82%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.61%) Prototyping
10 3 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.10%) SQL
2 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.46%) C#
4 7 (8.43%) VBScript
5 4 (4.82%) Java
5 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.82%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) VB
7 1 (1.20%) ABAP
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.05%) MCP
4 9 (10.84%) SC Cleared
5 8 (9.64%) Degree
5 8 (9.64%) MCSA
5 8 (9.64%) MCSE
6 4 (4.82%) ISEB
6 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
6 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.41%) MCDST
7 2 (2.41%) MCSD
8 1 (1.20%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (3.61%) XenApp
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.41%) XenServer
6 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 5 (6.02%) SCOM
3 1 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.20%) MOM
3 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.87%) VMware
3 7 (8.43%) SAP
4 6 (7.23%) HP
5 4 (4.82%) 3PAR
5 4 (4.82%) Citrix
5 4 (4.82%) F5
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.61%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.61%) webMethods
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco
7 2 (2.41%) Remedy
7 2 (2.41%) Tableau
7 2 (2.41%) Telerik
8 1 (1.20%) Apple
8 1 (1.20%) Dell
8 1 (1.20%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.20%) Meraki
8 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow