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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 9 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.11% 2.81% 8.91%
As % of the Applications category 56.16% 25.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 21
Average daily rate
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£375 £380 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £504 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
73 36 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.22% 11.25% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 19 42
Average daily rate £330 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.58% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £507 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.46 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% -7.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.72 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £14.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
Crawley +5 10 £388 +1.97% 3
Worthing 0 9 £330 - 3
Horsham - 5 £138 -
East Grinstead +3 3 £475 - 2
Gatwick - 3 £475 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £463 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Hassocks - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 39 (48.75%) Windows
3 32 (40.00%) MS Office
4 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
5 18 (22.50%) MS Exchange
6 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 15 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (17.50%) Windows 7
9 13 (16.25%) MS Project
9 13 (16.25%) Citrix
10 12 (15.00%) Finance
11 11 (13.75%) Degree
12 10 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (11.25%) SAP
13 9 (11.25%) SQL
13 9 (11.25%) ITIL
13 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
14 8 (10.00%) Project Management
14 8 (10.00%) XSLT
14 8 (10.00%) CSS
14 8 (10.00%) HTML
14 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (8.75%) Web Services
15 7 (8.75%) Cisco
15 7 (8.75%) Windows XP
15 7 (8.75%) Validation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 8 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.50%) IIS
6 4 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.50%) Lync
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.25%) SAS
8 1 (1.25%) NetWeaver
8 1 (1.25%) CICS
8 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.25%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 32 (40.00%) MS Office
2 13 (16.25%) MS Project
3 10 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.25%) InfoPath
5 2 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.25%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
1 1 (1.25%) IaaS
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.25%) Intranet
2 3 (3.75%) VPN
2 3 (3.75%) Ethernet
2 3 (3.75%) Firewall
2 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (3.75%) SAN
2 3 (3.75%) VLAN
2 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (3.75%) NetScaler
3 2 (2.50%) Internet
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
3 2 (2.50%) LAN
3 2 (2.50%) WAN
3 2 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (1.25%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.25%) Wireless
4 1 (1.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.50%) QlikView
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) MS Access
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.25%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.75%) LabVIEW
1 3 (3.75%) Subversion
1 3 (3.75%) Trac
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.25%) MorphX
General
1 12 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Analyst
2 9 (11.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.00%) Consultant
3 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.75%) Service Analyst
4 7 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Architect
6 5 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
7 4 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Report Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Test Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.75%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Junior
8 3 (3.75%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.00%) XSLT
1 8 (10.00%) CSS
1 8 (10.00%) HTML
2 7 (8.75%) Web Services
3 5 (6.25%) .NET
3 5 (6.25%) XSL
3 5 (6.25%) Application Packaging
4 3 (3.75%) WCF
4 3 (3.75%) jQuery
4 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (3.75%) REST
5 2 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (1.25%) SOAP
6 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.25%) SAML
6 1 (1.25%) LAMP
6 1 (1.25%) JSON
6 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.25%) Taxonomies
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.50%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.50%) Blog
5 2 (2.50%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.50%) Clustering
5 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.25%) PKI
6 1 (1.25%) Statistics
6 1 (1.25%) Telematics
6 1 (1.25%) iPhone
6 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 39 (48.75%) Windows
2 14 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.75%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.00%) Linux
6 3 (3.75%) Android
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.50%) UNIX
8 1 (1.25%) HPUX
8 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (11.25%) ITIL
3 8 (10.00%) Project Management
4 7 (8.75%) Validation
5 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 5 (6.25%) ERP
6 5 (6.25%) B2B
6 5 (6.25%) Content Management
6 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
6 5 (6.25%) Information Architecture
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.00%) MVC
7 4 (5.00%) Workflow
7 4 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.25%) SQL
2 8 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) Python
3 3 (3.75%) C#
4 2 (2.50%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) ABAP
5 1 (1.25%) PHP
5 1 (1.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (13.75%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) MCP
5 3 (3.75%) MCSE
5 3 (3.75%) ISEB
5 3 (3.75%) CCNP
5 3 (3.75%) CCNA
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.75%) MCDST
6 2 (2.50%) ECDL
6 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) GAMP
3 2 (2.50%) GMP
4 1 (1.25%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (26.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) XenApp
2 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) SCCM
2 3 (3.75%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (73.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.25%) Citrix
3 9 (11.25%) SAP
4 7 (8.75%) Cisco
5 6 (7.50%) VMware
6 4 (5.00%) Apple
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle
7 3 (3.75%) Avaya
7 3 (3.75%) McAfee
8 2 (2.50%) Panasonic
8 2 (2.50%) Tableau
8 2 (2.50%) Sophos
8 2 (2.50%) HP
8 2 (2.50%) Dell
8 2 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.25%) Baan
9 1 (1.25%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
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Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
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Computer Futures
Rate: £10 - £15 per hour
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago