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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 8 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 65 62 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.25% 11.07% 5.15%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 62.00% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 41 17
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£280 £313 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.40% -14.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £145 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £20.06 £8.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.75% -54.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -6.25%
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
130 100 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.49% 17.86% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 65 39
Average daily rate £375 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 9
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £8.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £127.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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
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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
Salisbury -3 11 £105 -52.27% 1
Swindon -29 9 £340 -6.52% 8
Trowbridge - 3 £488 -
Chippenham +6 1 £200 +37.93% 4
Malmesbury - 1 - - 2
Marlborough - - - -
Warminster - - - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 55 (47.83%) Security Cleared
3 49 (42.61%) Windows
4 36 (31.30%) Telecoms
5 35 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 33 (28.70%) ITIL
7 29 (25.22%) DV Cleared
8 28 (24.35%) Finance
9 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
10 24 (20.87%) MS Office
10 24 (20.87%) VMware
11 23 (20.00%) MS Project
12 22 (19.13%) HP
13 20 (17.39%) Project Management
13 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
14 19 (16.52%) MS PowerPoint
15 18 (15.65%) Symantec
16 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (14.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
17 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
17 16 (13.91%) DNS
18 15 (13.04%) SLA
18 15 (13.04%) Linux
18 15 (13.04%) PRINCE2
18 15 (13.04%) Windows 7
18 15 (13.04%) SCCM
19 14 (12.17%) DHCP
20 13 (11.30%) SQL
20 13 (11.30%) Firewall
21 12 (10.43%) NetBackup

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.83%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.35%) CMS
5 4 (3.48%) Lync
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.87%) Confluence
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.87%) SAS
6 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 24 (20.87%) MS Office
2 23 (20.00%) MS Project
3 19 (16.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.22%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.91%) DNS
2 14 (12.17%) DHCP
3 13 (11.30%) Firewall
4 7 (6.09%) VPN
5 6 (5.22%) Intranet
6 3 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.74%) SAN
7 2 (1.74%) MVNO
8 1 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.87%) Wireless
8 1 (0.87%) Network Security
8 1 (0.87%) DMZ
8 1 (0.87%) LDAP
8 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) MS Access
2 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.74%) QlikView
3 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (1.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.74%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) OLAP
4 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.87%) OLTP
4 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.87%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.87%) Big Data
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) Selenium
3 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.74%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.87%) MSI
4 1 (0.87%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.87%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.87%) Subversion
4 1 (0.87%) Maven
4 1 (0.87%) JIRA
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.87%) Hudson
4 1 (0.87%) Ant
General
1 36 (31.30%) Telecoms
2 28 (24.35%) Finance
3 12 (10.43%) Banking
4 10 (8.70%) Military
5 4 (3.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.74%) Legal
6 2 (1.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Local Government
7 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Analyst
2 15 (13.04%) Administrator
3 13 (11.30%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (11.30%) Developer
4 9 (7.83%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (6.96%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.96%) Support Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Service Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Project Analyst
6 7 (6.09%) Storage Administrator
6 7 (6.09%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Web Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Web Content Manager
7 6 (5.22%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Content Manager
7 6 (5.22%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.22%) Project Coordinator
7 6 (5.22%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.22%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.83%) .NET
2 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.22%) HTML
3 6 (5.22%) Software Packaging
4 5 (4.35%) JSP
5 4 (3.48%) Silverlight
5 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (3.48%) REST
6 3 (2.61%) Web Services
6 3 (2.61%) XML
7 2 (1.74%) MDX
7 2 (1.74%) CSS
7 2 (1.74%) CSS3
7 2 (1.74%) jQuery
8 1 (0.87%) JAX-WS
8 1 (0.87%) HTML5
8 1 (0.87%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.87%) WCF
8 1 (0.87%) XSLT
8 1 (0.87%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 5 (4.35%) Open Source
2 3 (2.61%) iPad
2 3 (2.61%) PDA
2 3 (2.61%) Blackberry
2 3 (2.61%) iPhone
3 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 49 (42.61%) Windows
2 17 (14.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (13.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 15 (13.04%) Linux
5 7 (6.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
7 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.48%) UNIX
9 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.87%) Solaris
9 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) ITIL
2 20 (17.39%) Project Management
3 15 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (7.83%) Migration
4 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (6.96%) CRM
5 8 (6.96%) Capacity Management
6 7 (6.09%) Change Management
7 6 (5.22%) Web Design
7 6 (5.22%) ITIL V3
8 5 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.35%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.35%) Compatibility Testing
8 5 (4.35%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 5 (4.35%) Software Distribution
9 4 (3.48%) ArchiMate
9 4 (3.48%) SSADM
9 4 (3.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.30%) SQL
2 9 (7.83%) VB
3 8 (6.96%) C#
3 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.96%) VBScript
3 8 (6.96%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.35%) VBA
5 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.61%) C
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
7 2 (1.74%) Perl
7 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.74%) Java
7 2 (1.74%) Python
8 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 35 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 29 (25.22%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) PMP
4 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.48%) CCNP
5 4 (3.48%) ISEB
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.87%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.87%) RHCE
8 1 (0.87%) ACCA
8 1 (0.87%) CIMA
8 1 (0.87%) MCITP
8 1 (0.87%) APMP
8 1 (0.87%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) SLA
2 6 (5.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.61%) QA
4 2 (1.74%) Basel II
5 1 (0.87%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (6.09%) vSphere
3 5 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (3.48%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (2.61%) MetaFrame
5 3 (2.61%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.74%) vCloud
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.87%) UAG
7 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (14.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 15 (13.04%) SCCM
3 12 (10.43%) NetBackup
3 12 (10.43%) HP SIM
4 6 (5.22%) SCOM
5 5 (4.35%) WSUS
5 5 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.74%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.87%) MOM
Vendors
1 86 (74.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (20.87%) VMware
3 22 (19.13%) HP
4 18 (15.65%) Symantec
5 10 (8.70%) Citrix
6 7 (6.09%) 3PAR
7 6 (5.22%) Cisco
8 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
8 5 (4.35%) SAP
8 5 (4.35%) Lumension
9 4 (3.48%) Oracle
9 4 (3.48%) Brocade
9 4 (3.48%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.48%) Dell
9 4 (3.48%) McAfee
10 3 (2.61%) Computacenter
10 3 (2.61%) Avaya
11 2 (1.74%) IBM
12 1 (0.87%) Unisys
12 1 (0.87%) EMC
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £490 - £540 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago