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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 43 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 34 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.96% 2.92% 6.67%
As % of the Applications category 40.48% 24.39% 42.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 21
Average daily rate £350 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £156 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £28.00 £20.16 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.92% +32.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £19.67 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £20.78 £17.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
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
84 82 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.26% 11.97% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 52 57
Average daily rate £400 £425 £347
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +22.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 6
Average hourly rate £13.75 £20.25 £18.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +10.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.75 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £23.22 £32.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

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 13 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 15 £400 +33.33% 12
Salisbury -3 4 £273 -22.14% 3
Chippenham - 1 £110 - 2
Malmesbury - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 52 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.07%) Finance
3 30 (32.97%) MS Office
4 18 (19.78%) Project Management
4 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
5 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
6 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
6 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (13.19%) MS Project
8 12 (13.19%) MS Visio
9 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
9 11 (12.09%) ISEB
9 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
9 11 (12.09%) Windows
10 10 (10.99%) VBA
10 10 (10.99%) Degree
10 10 (10.99%) APMP
11 9 (9.89%) Java
11 9 (9.89%) ITIL
11 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
11 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
11 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (8.79%) IBM
12 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
12 8 (8.79%) UML
12 8 (8.79%) MS Access
12 8 (8.79%) SQL
12 8 (8.79%) Big Data
13 7 (7.69%) Test Automation

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (32.97%) MS Office
2 14 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (13.19%) MS Project
3 12 (13.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.10%) BASE24
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DNS
1 4 (4.40%) Firewall
1 4 (4.40%) VPN
1 4 (4.40%) Wireless
2 3 (3.30%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) ATM
3 1 (1.10%) DHCP
3 1 (1.10%) LAN
3 1 (1.10%) Multicast
3 1 (1.10%) NAS
3 1 (1.10%) SAN
3 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.79%) Big Data
2 8 (8.79%) MS Access
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.20%) QlikView
6 1 (1.10%) DataStage
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.10%) QualityStage
6 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (34.07%) Finance
2 2 (2.20%) Banking
2 2 (2.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.10%) Law
3 1 (1.10%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Analyst
2 16 (17.58%) Developer
3 14 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 7 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) Architect
5 6 (6.59%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (6.59%) VBA Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Associate Project Manager
6 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (5.49%) Project Planner
6 5 (5.49%) Software Team Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Test Leader
6 5 (5.49%) Test Team Leader
7 4 (4.40%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.40%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) XML
2 4 (4.40%) RESTful
2 4 (4.40%) Spring
3 3 (3.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.10%) Ajax
4 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.10%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.10%) CSS
4 1 (1.10%) HTML
4 1 (1.10%) J2EE
4 1 (1.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.59%) Smart Meter
5 2 (2.20%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.20%) iPad
5 2 (2.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.10%) Biology
6 1 (1.10%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.10%) PKI
6 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.09%) Windows
2 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
2 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
3 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.30%) Linux
4 3 (3.30%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.78%) Project Management
2 17 (18.68%) PRINCE2
3 11 (12.09%) Data Modelling
4 9 (9.89%) ITIL
4 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (8.79%) UML
6 7 (7.69%) CRM
6 7 (7.69%) OO
6 7 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 7 (7.69%) Time Management
7 6 (6.59%) BPMN
7 6 (6.59%) Lean Six Sigma
7 6 (6.59%) Logical Data Model
7 6 (6.59%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (6.59%) Service Management
7 6 (6.59%) Six Sigma
8 5 (5.49%) ITSM
8 5 (5.49%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) VBA
2 9 (9.89%) Java
3 8 (8.79%) SQL
4 4 (4.40%) C
4 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.30%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) Delphi
6 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.10%) PHP
6 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) SC Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) ISEB
4 10 (10.99%) APMP
4 10 (10.99%) Degree
5 7 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 7 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.30%) HND
8 2 (2.20%) PMP
9 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.10%) HNC
9 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (3.30%) SCOM
2 3 (3.30%) WSUS
3 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.10%) Hyperic
3 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 52 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.79%) IBM
3 5 (5.49%) SAP
4 4 (4.40%) Cisco
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle
5 3 (3.30%) Adobe
5 3 (3.30%) Borland
5 3 (3.30%) VMware
6 2 (2.20%) Apple
6 2 (2.20%) Remedy
7 1 (1.10%) Dell
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) Informatica
7 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.10%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.10%) Tableau
7 1 (1.10%) Teradata
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago