The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton 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 8 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.29% 1.47% 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 14.29% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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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 Wolverhampton region.

Applications Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 22.58% 10.29% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 1
Average daily rate £250 £225 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -13.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Wolverhampton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) NHS
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) WSUS
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Intel
5 1 (11.11%) PMI
5 1 (11.11%) PMP
5 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) CA PPM
5 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Intranet
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Trainer
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
1 1 (11.11%) Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
1 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Consultant
1 1 (11.11%) Training Manager
1 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
1 2 (22.22%) Software Deployment
2 1 (11.11%) Data Privacy
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Document Management
2 1 (11.11%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) PgMP
1 1 (11.11%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) WSUS
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Intel
2 1 (11.11%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Sophos
2 1 (11.11%) Primavera
2 1 (11.11%) Cadence
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco