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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 37 59 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.40% 8.75% 8.93%
As % of the Applications category 41.11% 42.45% 49.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 33
Average daily rate
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£306 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £95 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +48.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
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
90 139 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.14% 20.62% 18.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 93 69
Average daily rate £350 £350 £354
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £195 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 15
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +38.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £34.50 £64.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +6 24 £306 -18.33% 10
Corsham - 2 £95 - 1
Salisbury +1 1 £350 +233.33% 1
Trowbridge +1 1 £375 -21.05% 2
Chippenham - 1 £110 - 2
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 58 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 29 (37.18%) Windows
3 27 (34.62%) MS Office
4 21 (26.92%) SQL
4 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 16 (20.51%) Windows XP
6 16 (20.51%) VMware
7 15 (19.23%) McAfee
8 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
9 13 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 13 (16.67%) Project Management
9 13 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
10 12 (15.38%) Finance
10 12 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
10 12 (15.38%) VBScript
10 12 (15.38%) VB
11 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
13 9 (11.54%) MS Project
14 8 (10.26%) ITIL
14 8 (10.26%) C#
14 8 (10.26%) SAN
14 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (10.26%) Banking

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.56%) Lync
5 2 (2.56%) CMS
5 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.28%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 27 (34.62%) MS Office
2 11 (14.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (11.54%) MS Project
4 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) SAN
2 5 (6.41%) WAN
3 4 (5.13%) LAN
3 4 (5.13%) Firewall
4 3 (3.85%) DHCP
4 3 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (2.56%) HTTP
5 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.56%) Internet
5 2 (2.56%) VLAN
5 2 (2.56%) NAS
5 2 (2.56%) Multicast
6 1 (1.28%) Skype
6 1 (1.28%) Network Security
6 1 (1.28%) MPLS
6 1 (1.28%) Wireless
6 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
6 1 (1.28%) VPN
6 1 (1.28%) VoIP
6 1 (1.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.56%) MS Access
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.28%) Hudson
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Toad
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (16.67%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Developer
3 9 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (8.97%) DBA
5 6 (7.69%) Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.41%) Senior DBA
6 5 (6.41%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (5.13%) Administrator
8 3 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Change Manager
8 3 (3.85%) CLAS Consultant
9 2 (2.56%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) .NET
2 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.85%) J2EE
3 3 (3.85%) Classic ASP
3 3 (3.85%) RESTful
3 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (2.56%) HTML
4 2 (2.56%) Sass
4 2 (2.56%) Ajax
4 2 (2.56%) jQuery
4 2 (2.56%) Flash
4 2 (2.56%) CSS
4 2 (2.56%) XML
5 1 (1.28%) XSLT
5 1 (1.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.41%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (2.56%) User Experience
4 2 (2.56%) W3C
4 2 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.56%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.28%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 29 (37.18%) Windows
2 16 (20.51%) Windows XP
3 13 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.28%) UNIX
7 1 (1.28%) Linux
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) Project Management
2 8 (10.26%) ITIL
3 6 (7.69%) Release Management
3 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (6.41%) Database Security
4 5 (6.41%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (6.41%) Performance Improvement
4 5 (6.41%) Risk Management
4 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
4 5 (6.41%) Service Management
4 5 (6.41%) ETL
4 5 (6.41%) Migration
4 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (5.13%) ERP
6 3 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.85%) Change Management
6 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) SQL
2 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
2 12 (15.38%) VBScript
2 12 (15.38%) VB
3 8 (10.26%) C#
4 3 (3.85%) Java
4 3 (3.85%) X++
5 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.56%) ActionScript
5 2 (2.56%) VBA
6 1 (1.28%) C++
6 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 3 (3.85%) APMP
4 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PMP
5 1 (1.28%) MCITP
5 1 (1.28%) MCP
5 1 (1.28%) MCSE
5 1 (1.28%) MCSA
5 1 (1.28%) OCP
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.28%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.28%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) Xen
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (8.97%) SCCM
3 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.28%) SCOM
4 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.28%) MIMEsweeper
4 1 (1.28%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 58 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.51%) VMware
3 15 (19.23%) McAfee
4 5 (6.41%) Cisco
5 4 (5.13%) Oracle
6 3 (3.85%) SAP
6 3 (3.85%) Apple
7 2 (2.56%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) Dell
7 2 (2.56%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.28%) Veeam
8 1 (1.28%) Tableau
8 1 (1.28%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.28%) Websense
8 1 (1.28%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.28%) ESRI
8 1 (1.28%) OpenText
8 1 (1.28%) Avaya
8 1 (1.28%) NetApp
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