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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.57% 4.35% 4.44%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£282 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
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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
3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 8.57% 13.04% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £282 £225 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.11% -43.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (14.29%) CAD
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Primavera
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Cadence
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Documentum
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Primavera
1 1 (14.29%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Tester
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
1 1 (14.29%) QA Test Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Training Manager
1 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) CAD
1 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
1 1 (14.29%) Change Management
1 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Document Management
1 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (14.29%) Change Control
1 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
1 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
1 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) PgMP
1 1 (14.29%) APMP
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cadence
2 1 (14.29%) Brocade
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco