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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 34 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 41 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.20% 5.32% 8.99%
As % of the Applications category 40.32% 42.27% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 27
Median daily rate £293 £293 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £105 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £425 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
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
62 97 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.42% 12.58% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 69 80
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £113 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £477 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 9
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -3 14 £375 +11.94% 12
Chippenham -3 5 £140 +27.27% 8
Trowbridge 0 4 £210 -44.00%
Salisbury +3 1 £205 -41.42%
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (32.00%) Finance
4 15 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (26.00%) MS Office
5 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (22.00%) VMware
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (16.00%) SCCM
10 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (12.00%) Project Management
11 6 (12.00%) MySQL
11 6 (12.00%) MS Project
12 5 (10.00%) ITIL
12 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
12 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (10.00%) Migration
12 5 (10.00%) Firewall
12 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (10.00%) Office 365
12 5 (10.00%) ZABBIX
12 5 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
12 5 (10.00%) Resource Allocation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (26.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.00%) Moodle
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (26.00%) MS Office
3 6 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (10.00%) Office 365
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) WAN
4 2 (4.00%) Internet
4 2 (4.00%) LAN
4 2 (4.00%) SAN
4 2 (4.00%) SSL
4 2 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (2.00%) DSL
5 1 (2.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.00%) LDAP
5 1 (2.00%) MPLS
5 1 (2.00%) Skype
5 1 (2.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.00%) Architect
2 8 (16.00%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Network Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) PMO Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) WSDL
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.00%) Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Unix
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) Project Management
2 5 (10.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Migration
2 5 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
3 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (6.00%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 2 (4.00%) Content Management
5 2 (4.00%) CRM
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.00%) ETL
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (4.00%) Scrum
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (38.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) CCNA
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) MCSD
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) GMP
2 1 (2.00%) HL7
System Software
1 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
3 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.00%) vSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 5 (10.00%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.00%) Control-M
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.00%) VMware
3 3 (6.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) Juniper
5 1 (2.00%) Dell
5 1 (2.00%) Draytek
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) ProCurve
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.00%) SonicWALL
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) Veeam
5 1 (2.00%) Veritas
5 1 (2.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.00%) ZyXEL
Swindon, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £16 - £26 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago