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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 28.57% 16.36% 21.18%
As % of the Applications category 85.71% 60.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate £275 £275 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
Surrey

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
7 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 33.33% 27.27% 31.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 11
Average daily rate £275 £275 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -38.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £17.22 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +43.50%
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 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 9 (42.86%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) XSLT
2 9 (42.86%) Publishing
2 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (42.86%) Content Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) SLA
3 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) WAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (14.29%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) COM
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) SCCM
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Product Management
5 2 (9.52%) MCTS
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) WCF

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Internet
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
2 4 (19.05%) WAN
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Content Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Engineer
2 9 (42.86%) XML Developer
2 9 (42.86%) XML XSLT Developer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) XML
1 9 (42.86%) XSLT
2 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (14.29%) COM
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) WCF
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) WPF
4 1 (4.76%) CSS
4 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Content Analysis
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Product Management
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.76%) ITSM
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) VB
1 2 (9.52%) VB6
1 2 (9.52%) VBA
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) VMware