The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 19.64% 21.11% 6.38%
As % of the Applications category 73.33% 67.86% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £368 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +110.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Applications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 26.79% 31.11% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 5
Average daily rate £275 £450 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +157.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.22 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.50% -31.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Woking

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Woking region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 12 (57.14%) C#
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
2 10 (47.62%) WCF
2 10 (47.62%) WPF
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) CRM
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (38.10%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (23.81%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Migration
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) MS Project
7 4 (19.05%) Scrum
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
8 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
8 3 (14.29%) SAP
8 3 (14.29%) SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 10 (47.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) WCF
2 10 (47.62%) WPF
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) CSLA.NET
6 1 (4.76%) WF
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.76%) WinForms
6 1 (4.76%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) CRM
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) PMP
3 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) APMP
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) UAG
2 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco