The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 24 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 15.09% 7.35% -
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 83.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 0
Average daily rate £350 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Applications Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 20.13% 8.82% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £280 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £287 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Winchester region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Winchester region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (57.50%) MS Office
3 16 (40.00%) Project Management
4 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
5 12 (30.00%) VMware
6 11 (27.50%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 10 (25.00%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) Degree
7 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (25.00%) vSphere
8 8 (20.00%) Windows
8 8 (20.00%) Wireless
9 6 (15.00%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
9 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.00%) HND
9 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
9 6 (15.00%) Driving Licence
9 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
10 5 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
10 5 (12.50%) EMC VNX
10 5 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
10 5 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
10 5 (12.50%) NAS
10 5 (12.50%) Smart Meter
10 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (12.50%) Unix

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (57.50%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Project
3 2 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Wireless
2 5 (12.50%) NAS
2 5 (12.50%) SAN
3 4 (10.00%) ATM
3 4 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 4 (10.00%) SDH
4 3 (7.50%) DWDM
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (5.00%) Firewall
5 2 (5.00%) IPv4
5 2 (5.00%) IPv6
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.50%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (2.50%) Internet
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 5 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) IP Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Microwave Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) IP Design Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Report Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) SAN Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Server Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Database Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Report Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
1 6 (15.00%) Driving Licence
1 6 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) EMC VMAX
2 5 (12.50%) EMC VNX
2 5 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 5 (12.50%) VCE vBlock
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) ITIL
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 5 (12.50%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) Presales
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.50%) Network Design
6 3 (7.50%) Non-Functional Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.50%) Release Management
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
6 3 (7.50%) Test Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) HND
3 4 (10.00%) APMP
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.00%) ISEB
5 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (5.00%) PMP
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (25.00%) vSphere
2 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.50%) EMC
6 4 (10.00%) Citrix
7 3 (7.50%) F5
8 2 (5.00%) Altiris
8 2 (5.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.50%) Apple
9 1 (2.50%) BT
9 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
9 1 (2.50%) Huawei
9 1 (2.50%) Nokia