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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 38 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 45 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.56% 7.21% 8.49%
As % of the Applications category 30.12% 43.69% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 38
Average daily rate
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£304 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £235 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £429 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.16 £15.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.16% -29.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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
83 103 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 11.82% 16.51% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 65 73
Average daily rate £400 £323 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £182 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 3
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £14.00 £14.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £21.52 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 16 £275 -12.00% 9
Trowbridge -3 1 - - 1
Salisbury - 1 £350 -
Warminster - - - - 2
Chippenham - - - - 3
Malmesbury - - - - 1
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
4 24 (33.33%) Windows
5 20 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 18 (25.00%) MS Office
7 17 (23.61%) ITIL
7 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
8 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
8 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (19.44%) Finance
9 14 (19.44%) SQL
10 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
10 13 (18.06%) Project Management
11 12 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (15.28%) SLA
13 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
13 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (12.50%) .NET
14 9 (12.50%) XML
14 9 (12.50%) MS Project
14 9 (12.50%) Data Analysis
15 8 (11.11%) Banking
16 7 (9.72%) VMware
16 7 (9.72%) Migration
16 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
16 7 (9.72%) Web Services
16 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
16 7 (9.72%) VBScript
16 7 (9.72%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 20 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.17%) MS Project Server
2 3 (4.17%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (25.00%) MS Office
2 12 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (12.50%) MS Project
4 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.17%) Acrobat
4 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) SAP HR
1 2 (2.78%) SAP HR-PA
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) SAN
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 5 (6.94%) DHCP
3 3 (4.17%) FTP
3 3 (4.17%) Intranet
4 2 (2.78%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) WAN
5 1 (1.39%) Wireless
5 1 (1.39%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (4.17%) MS Access
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.78%) SAP BW
6 1 (1.39%) EDMS
6 1 (1.39%) DB2
6 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (4.17%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.17%) Hudson
2 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 14 (19.44%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Administrator
4 6 (8.33%) Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.94%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) DBA
5 5 (6.94%) Storage Administrator
5 5 (6.94%) Senior DBA
5 5 (6.94%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 4 (5.56%) Active Directory Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.17%) Project Administrator
7 3 (4.17%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Communications Officer
8 2 (2.78%) CLAS Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Research Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) .NET
1 9 (12.50%) XML
2 7 (9.72%) Web Services
3 4 (5.56%) HTML
3 4 (5.56%) XSLT
4 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.17%) CSS
4 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.17%) LINQ
5 2 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (1.39%) SOAP
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Social Media
4 1 (1.39%) Statistics
4 1 (1.39%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 15 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (6.94%) UNIX
4 5 (6.94%) Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) ITIL
2 13 (18.06%) Project Management
3 9 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 7 (9.72%) Migration
4 7 (9.72%) Risk Management
4 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.33%) Change Management
6 5 (6.94%) Identity Management
6 5 (6.94%) ETL
6 5 (6.94%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.94%) Performance Improvement
6 5 (6.94%) Capacity Management
6 5 (6.94%) Database Security
6 5 (6.94%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (5.56%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.17%) Content Management
8 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.17%) Validation
8 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.44%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) VBScript
2 7 (9.72%) C#
2 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.56%) VB
5 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) C
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (1.39%) VB6
7 1 (1.39%) COBOL
7 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 26 (36.11%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) VCP4
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) SLA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 3 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (23.61%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) vSphere
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) NetBackup
1 5 (6.94%) HP SIM
1 5 (6.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (80.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) HP
2 7 (9.72%) VMware
3 5 (6.94%) 3PAR
3 5 (6.94%) Symantec
4 3 (4.17%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.78%) McAfee
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) Remedy
6 1 (1.39%) Adobe
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
QA Limited
Rate: £199.88 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £280 - £336 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 18 days ago