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 21 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.85% 7.11% 5.32%
As % of the Applications category 51.25% 37.50% 41.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £380 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £487 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -40.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £15.70 £22.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
80 80 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.12% 18.96% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 41 34
Average daily rate £363 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £178 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.60 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.45 £24.50 £22.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -6.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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
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 21 October 2014. 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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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 +8 15 £318 -25.29% 7
East Grinstead 0 7 £340 -12.82%
Gatwick +2 5 £238 -
Worthing - 2 £575 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £425 -
Horsham - 1 £410 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 68 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 46 (49.46%) Windows
3 40 (43.01%) MS Office
4 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
6 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
8 15 (16.13%) ITIL
9 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
10 12 (12.90%) SQL
10 12 (12.90%) Project Management
11 11 (11.83%) Finance
11 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
11 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
12 10 (10.75%) VMware
13 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
13 9 (9.68%) CRM
13 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
13 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
14 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (8.60%) SCCM
14 8 (8.60%) Cisco
14 8 (8.60%) Citrix
14 8 (8.60%) MS Project
14 8 (8.60%) Migration
14 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.53%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
2 13 (13.98%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.53%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (6.45%) Lync
6 4 (4.30%) IIS
6 4 (4.30%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (2.15%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.15%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.08%) SAS
9 1 (1.08%) CICS
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 40 (43.01%) MS Office
2 8 (8.60%) MS Project
3 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) VoIP
2 4 (4.30%) Cisco IPT
3 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.23%) SAN
4 2 (2.15%) Firewall
4 2 (2.15%) DHCP
4 2 (2.15%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.15%) VPN
4 2 (2.15%) DNS
5 1 (1.08%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.08%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.08%) ADSL
5 1 (1.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.08%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.08%) VLAN
5 1 (1.08%) Internet
5 1 (1.08%) MPLS
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.08%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) MS Access
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.08%) PVCS
2 1 (1.08%) ERwin
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) Trac
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Back Office
2 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (36.56%) Analyst
2 16 (17.20%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (15.05%) Support Analyst
4 10 (10.75%) Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (9.68%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support
7 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Migration Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) Voice Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) Report Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.23%) Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
2 3 (3.23%) HTML
2 3 (3.23%) jQuery
3 2 (2.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (2.15%) REST
3 2 (2.15%) WCF
3 2 (2.15%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.15%) XML
3 2 (2.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) SAML
4 1 (1.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.08%) JSON
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Statistics
5 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
5 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.08%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.08%) CMDB
6 1 (1.08%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 46 (49.46%) Windows
2 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.38%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.23%) Android
8 2 (2.15%) UNIX
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.08%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.08%) HPUX
9 1 (1.08%) Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.13%) ITIL
2 12 (12.90%) Project Management
3 9 (9.68%) PRINCE2
3 9 (9.68%) CRM
4 8 (8.60%) Migration
4 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
5 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.45%) Service Management
6 6 (6.45%) Programme Management
6 6 (6.45%) Business Transformation
7 4 (4.30%) Information Security
7 4 (4.30%) Workflow
7 4 (4.30%) Validation
7 4 (4.30%) ERP
8 3 (3.23%) MVC
8 3 (3.23%) Risk Management
8 3 (3.23%) Change Management
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.23%) Change Control
9 2 (2.15%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) C#
2 3 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.15%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.38%) Degree
4 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.23%) PMP
5 3 (3.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.15%) ECDL
6 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.15%) ISEB
7 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCP
7 1 (1.08%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) CCNP
7 1 (1.08%) CCNA
7 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.08%) P3O
3 1 (1.08%) GAMP
3 1 (1.08%) GMP
System Software
1 33 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.23%) XenApp
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 68 (73.12%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) VMware
3 8 (8.60%) Citrix
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) Lotus
4 4 (4.30%) Apple
5 3 (3.23%) Avaya
5 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.23%) SAP
5 3 (3.23%) HP
5 3 (3.23%) Symantec
6 2 (2.15%) Dell
6 2 (2.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.08%) Juniper
7 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.08%) Mercator
7 1 (1.08%) Northgate
7 1 (1.08%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.08%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago