The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Woking region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 14.77% 6.82% 2.38%
As % of the Applications category 68.42% 37.50% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £388 £380 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £216 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £388 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 21.59% 18.18% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Average daily rate £350 £350 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +89.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £381 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
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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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
3 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
5 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
5 6 (19.35%) Delphi
5 6 (19.35%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) MS Office
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) Publishing
8 3 (9.68%) Finance
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
8 3 (9.68%) MS Project
8 3 (9.68%) XML
9 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
9 2 (6.45%) Oracle
9 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) Axure RP
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (25.81%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.68%) Publishing
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Coordinator
2 6 (19.35%) Systems Support
3 5 (16.13%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (12.90%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Desktop Support
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Database Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) DBA
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.45%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Silverlight
3 1 (3.23%) WCF
3 1 (3.23%) CSS
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 8 (25.81%) CRM
3 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
5 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Scrum
5 4 (12.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.23%) Dependency Management
7 1 (3.23%) BDD
7 1 (3.23%) Usability Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Release Management
7 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Data Management
7 1 (3.23%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Delphi
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.23%) C
4 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) MOS
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) P3O
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe
3 1 (3.23%) SAP