The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Sussex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 44 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.99% 8.45% 5.86%
As % of the Applications category 67.69% 41.11% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 10
Average daily rate £336 £350 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% -3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.75 £24.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
65 90 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 17.71% 20.55% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 46 36
Average daily rate £275 £355 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 17
Average hourly rate £15.75 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.42% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £15.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £26.00 £28.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
South East

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +1 11 £380 +3.40% 8
Worthing -3 7 £319 -12.06% 2
East Grinstead +1 6 £475 +26.66%
Horsham -4 1 £265 +120.83% 4
Chichester - 1 - - 1
Burgess Hill - - - - 1
Gatwick - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (45.28%) Windows
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
4 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (28.30%) MS Office
6 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (22.64%) Project Management
8 10 (18.87%) Citrix
8 10 (18.87%) Finance
8 10 (18.87%) VMware
8 10 (18.87%) .NET
8 10 (18.87%) Degree
8 10 (18.87%) Change Control
9 8 (15.09%) C#
9 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
9 8 (15.09%) DNS
9 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
10 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
10 7 (13.21%) QA
10 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
10 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
10 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
10 7 (13.21%) Oracle
10 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (13.21%) Clustering
11 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.32%) VB6
11 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
11 6 (11.32%) HTML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Exchange
3 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (7.55%) IIS
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.77%) Lync
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (28.30%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Captivate
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.09%) TCP/IP
1 8 (15.09%) DNS
2 5 (9.43%) VLAN
2 5 (9.43%) LAN
2 5 (9.43%) WAN
3 4 (7.55%) SAN
4 3 (5.66%) DHCP
5 2 (3.77%) Firewall
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.89%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.89%) Ingres
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Developer
5 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (7.55%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) HTML
2 6 (11.32%) jQuery
2 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
3 5 (9.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (9.43%) REST
3 5 (9.43%) WCF
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
4 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.77%) Flash
6 1 (1.89%) AppFabric
6 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.89%) LINQ
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) XHTML
6 1 (1.89%) XML
6 1 (1.89%) XSLT
6 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Blog
3 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.89%) PMI
5 1 (1.89%) NHS
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.21%) Windows XP
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Linux
4 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Project Management
2 10 (18.87%) Change Control
3 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.32%) Quality Management
3 6 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (9.43%) Business Development
4 5 (9.43%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.43%) MVC
5 4 (7.55%) Workflow
5 4 (7.55%) ITIL
5 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.55%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (7.55%) QMS
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Data Security
6 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 8 (15.09%) C#
3 7 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 6 (11.32%) VB6
4 6 (11.32%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) VBA
7 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (18.87%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCP
5 2 (3.77%) MCSD
5 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) MCDBA
5 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.77%) MCPD
6 1 (1.89%) CCNP
6 1 (1.89%) CCNA
6 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 3 (5.66%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (30.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.66%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
2 1 (1.89%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) Citrix
2 10 (18.87%) VMware
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle
4 6 (11.32%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Adobe
6 1 (1.89%) Tableau
6 1 (1.89%) Capita
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) SAP
6 1 (1.89%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.89%) Primavera
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15.00 - £16.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago