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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 45 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.53% 6.37% 5.72%
As % of the Applications category 44.55% 38.24% 43.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 17
Average daily rate
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£240 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £246 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £485 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.22 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.63% -5.20%
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
101 68 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.13% 16.67% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 43
Average daily rate £260 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £153 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -23.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.01 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+0.08% -3.22%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 +13 18 £230 -45.88% 4
East Grinstead +1 7 £358 +43.00% 1
Gatwick 0 7 £125 -52.83%
Worthing -4 4 - - 1
Horsham - 1 £250 - 1
Lancing - - - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
Burgess Hill - - - -
Chichester - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - - 2
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 70 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 46 (47.42%) Windows
3 44 (45.36%) MS Office
4 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
5 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
6 19 (19.59%) SQL
6 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
6 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
7 16 (16.49%) Project Management
8 14 (14.43%) ITIL
9 12 (12.37%) VMware
10 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
11 10 (10.31%) Windows XP
11 10 (10.31%) MS Exchange
11 10 (10.31%) Cisco
12 9 (9.28%) MS Project
12 9 (9.28%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (9.28%) Degree
12 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.25%) QA
13 8 (8.25%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (8.25%) Migration
13 8 (8.25%) CRM
13 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
13 8 (8.25%) .NET
14 7 (7.22%) C#
14 7 (7.22%) Citrix
14 7 (7.22%) Quality Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.31%) MS Exchange
3 9 (9.28%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (7.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.12%) Lync
5 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 4 (4.12%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.06%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.06%) IBM Notes
6 2 (2.06%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.03%) SAS
7 1 (1.03%) CICS
Applications
1 44 (45.36%) MS Office
2 9 (9.28%) MS Project
3 4 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) VoIP
2 4 (4.12%) SAN
2 4 (4.12%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (2.06%) Firewall
3 2 (2.06%) WAN
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.06%) VPN
3 2 (2.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.03%) ADSL
4 1 (1.03%) DHCP
4 1 (1.03%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.03%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.03%) VLAN
4 1 (1.03%) MPLS
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) MS Access
3 1 (1.03%) Ingres
3 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.12%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.03%) Trac
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.03%) ERwin
5 1 (1.03%) PVCS
General
1 6 (6.19%) Finance
2 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
5 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (31.96%) Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) Support Analyst
2 16 (16.49%) 2nd Line Support
3 11 (11.34%) Support Engineer
4 10 (10.31%) Consultant
5 9 (9.28%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (9.28%) Help Desk Support
6 7 (7.22%) IT Support Analyst
6 7 (7.22%) IT Support
7 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Data Centre Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) Migration Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support
8 4 (4.12%) Developer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) Voice Engineer
8 4 (4.12%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
8 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) .NET
2 6 (6.19%) jQuery
2 6 (6.19%) HTML
3 4 (4.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (4.12%) REST
3 4 (4.12%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.12%) WCF
3 4 (4.12%) CSS
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
5 1 (1.03%) XML
5 1 (1.03%) XHTML
5 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.15%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.09%) Blog
5 2 (2.06%) Statistics
5 2 (2.06%) iPhone
5 2 (2.06%) iPad
5 2 (2.06%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 19 (19.59%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.31%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.15%) Windows 2000
6 4 (4.12%) Android
6 4 (4.12%) Windows Phone
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.09%) UNIX
7 3 (3.09%) Linux
8 2 (2.06%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.03%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.03%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (16.49%) Project Management
2 14 (14.43%) ITIL
3 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
4 8 (8.25%) PRINCE2
4 8 (8.25%) CRM
4 8 (8.25%) Migration
5 7 (7.22%) Quality Management
6 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (6.19%) Workflow
6 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (6.19%) Business Transformation
6 6 (6.19%) Change Control
7 5 (5.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.15%) Information Security
7 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
7 5 (5.15%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (5.15%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.15%) Service Management
8 4 (4.12%) MVC
8 4 (4.12%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.59%) SQL
2 7 (7.22%) C#
3 6 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.15%) VB6
4 5 (5.15%) VB
5 3 (3.09%) Java
6 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.03%) VBScript
7 1 (1.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.28%) Degree
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.09%) PMP
5 3 (3.09%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.06%) ECDL
6 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.06%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 2 (2.06%) ISEB
7 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.03%) MCP
7 1 (1.03%) MCSD
7 1 (1.03%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.03%) CCNP
7 1 (1.03%) CCNA
7 1 (1.03%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) P3O
System Software
1 33 (34.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (7.22%) SCCM
2 2 (2.06%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.03%) WSUS
3 1 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 70 (72.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.37%) VMware
3 10 (10.31%) Cisco
4 7 (7.22%) Citrix
5 4 (4.12%) Business Objects
5 4 (4.12%) Lotus
5 4 (4.12%) Apple
6 3 (3.09%) Symantec
6 3 (3.09%) SAP
6 3 (3.09%) Avaya
7 2 (2.06%) Dell
7 2 (2.06%) EMC
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle
8 1 (1.03%) Remedy
8 1 (1.03%) Primavera
8 1 (1.03%) Northgate
8 1 (1.03%) Capita
8 1 (1.03%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.03%) Riverbed
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