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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 47 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 45 48 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.98% 8.53% 15.71%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 73.85% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 25
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.68 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.85% -34.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.50 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £18.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
81 65 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 10.77% 11.55% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 45
Median daily rate £416 £380 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% +42.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £265 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £9.50 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £22.80 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +5 15 £400 -5.88% 6
Horsham - 11 £550 - 2
Worthing -41 8 £135 -
Gatwick -4 6 £440 +10.00% 1
East Grinstead - 1 £205 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 31 (44.93%) Windows
3 20 (28.99%) MS Office
4 18 (26.09%) CRM
5 16 (23.19%) SQL
5 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
6 15 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
7 14 (20.29%) Finance
8 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
9 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 12 (17.39%) VMware
10 11 (15.94%) .NET
10 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
11 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
11 10 (14.49%) MCP
11 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
11 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
11 10 (14.49%) Change Management
11 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
12 9 (13.04%) ITIL
12 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
12 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (11.59%) Office 365
13 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
13 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure

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 10 (14.49%) MS Exchange
1 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.14%) IIS
3 5 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.80%) Confluence
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.35%) SAS
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (28.99%) MS Office
2 7 (10.14%) MS Project
3 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.59%) Office 365
2 5 (7.25%) IaaS
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.90%) PaaS
5 2 (2.90%) SaaS
6 1 (1.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) Internet
1 5 (7.25%) VPN
2 4 (5.80%) DHCP
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.80%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.90%) 3G
3 2 (2.90%) ADSL
3 2 (2.90%) Broadband
3 2 (2.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.45%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) Intranet
4 1 (1.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) JIRA
2 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) AdminStudio
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) Gatling
3 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) InstallShield
3 2 (2.90%) MSI
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Developer
2 16 (23.19%) Analyst
3 14 (20.29%) CRM Developer
4 12 (17.39%) Consultant
5 10 (14.49%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 9 (13.04%) CRM Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) CRM Implementation Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Implementation Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Lead Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
10 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Administrator
10 4 (5.80%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.80%) Web Services
3 4 (5.80%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.90%) Ajax
5 2 (2.90%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.90%) HTML
5 2 (2.90%) Kendo UI
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.90%) WinForms
6 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
2 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.80%) PKI
5 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.93%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.84%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.25%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.90%) Unix
8 1 (1.45%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.09%) CRM
2 10 (14.49%) Change Management
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
4 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Project Management
5 7 (10.14%) Service Management
6 6 (8.70%) Case Management
7 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
7 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) Migration
8 4 (5.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.35%) MVC
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.35%) Problem Management
9 3 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 3 (4.35%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.19%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.59%) C#
4 4 (5.80%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.80%) VBScript
5 3 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.45%) C
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
3 10 (14.49%) MCP
4 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 8 (11.59%) MCSA
5 8 (11.59%) MCSE
6 4 (5.80%) ISEB
7 3 (4.35%) Degree
8 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.90%) MCDST
8 2 (2.90%) MCSD
9 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (23.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.90%) XenServer
6 1 (1.45%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.45%) MOM
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (8.70%) HP
4 4 (5.80%) F5
4 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 3 (4.35%) 3PAR
5 3 (4.35%) Citrix
5 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle
6 2 (2.90%) Telerik
7 1 (1.45%) Apple
7 1 (1.45%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) Dell
7 1 (1.45%) IBM
7 1 (1.45%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.45%) Meraki
7 1 (1.45%) Remedy
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com