The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 50 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.59% 7.75% 6.51%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 42.37% 37.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 29 22
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£350 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -13.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £169 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £405 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +159.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
82 118 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.18% 18.29% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 59
Average daily rate £350 £270 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -21.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £175 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £15.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +126.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £48.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Swindon +11 22 £350 +10.07% 7
Corsham -5 6 £365 +52.08%
Salisbury +6 1 £194 -12.80% 3
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Chippenham - 1 £350 - 5
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (43.08%) MS Office
3 22 (33.85%) Windows
4 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
5 15 (23.08%) SQL
5 15 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
6 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
6 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
6 14 (21.54%) Project Management
6 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
7 13 (20.00%) Finance
8 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (13.85%) McAfee
9 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
9 9 (13.85%) VMware
9 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (12.31%) Banking
10 8 (12.31%) ITIL
10 8 (12.31%) MS Project
10 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
10 8 (12.31%) VBScript
10 8 (12.31%) VB
10 8 (12.31%) SAN
11 7 (10.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
12 6 (9.23%) Release Management
12 6 (9.23%) IIS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (21.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.23%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 28 (43.08%) MS Office
2 15 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.31%) MS Project
4 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) SAN
2 4 (6.15%) LAN
2 4 (6.15%) WAN
2 4 (6.15%) DNS
3 3 (4.62%) Firewall
3 3 (4.62%) DHCP
4 2 (3.08%) VLAN
4 2 (3.08%) NAS
4 2 (3.08%) Multicast
4 2 (3.08%) HTTP
4 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) MPLS
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) DB2
4 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 6 (9.23%) Consultant
2 6 (9.23%) Developer
2 6 (9.23%) DBA
3 5 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 5 (7.69%) Administrator
3 5 (7.69%) Data Analyst
3 5 (7.69%) Senior DBA
3 5 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (6.15%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (4.62%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.62%) CLAS Consultant
6 2 (3.08%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.08%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.15%) XML
2 3 (4.62%) HTML
2 3 (4.62%) .NET
3 2 (3.08%) Ajax
3 2 (3.08%) jQuery
3 2 (3.08%) Sass
3 2 (3.08%) Flash
3 2 (3.08%) J2EE
3 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.54%) SOAP
4 1 (1.54%) Web Services
4 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.08%) W3C
4 1 (1.54%) NHS
4 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.54%) Statistics
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
3 9 (13.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Project Management
2 8 (12.31%) ITIL
3 6 (9.23%) Release Management
3 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
3 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
3 6 (9.23%) Service Management
3 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
4 5 (7.69%) ETL
4 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (7.69%) Database Security
4 5 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (6.15%) ERP
5 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.15%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
6 3 (4.62%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.62%) Time Management
6 3 (4.62%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) SQL
2 8 (12.31%) T-SQL
2 8 (12.31%) VBScript
2 8 (12.31%) VB
3 5 (7.69%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) X++
5 2 (3.08%) ActionScript
5 2 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.54%) VB6
6 1 (1.54%) COBOL
6 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.54%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) APMP
3 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.54%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) SLA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.23%) VMware Workstation
3 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.54%) vSphere
5 1 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (10.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
3 2 (3.08%) WSUS
3 2 (3.08%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) McAfee
2 9 (13.85%) VMware
3 4 (6.15%) Cisco
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.62%) Apple
5 2 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.08%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Dell
6 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
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