The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 23 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.85% 5.88% 6.02%
As % of the Applications category 64.71% 59.38% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 18
Median daily rate £438 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £588 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.94% 9.91% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 24
Median daily rate £438 £328 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.58% +19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £599 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £47.50 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.19% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 7 £375 -36.17% 6
Dunstable -1 2 £550 - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) XML
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) OLAP
3 5 (27.78%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) MS Access
3 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (27.78%) OLTP
3 5 (27.78%) Teradata
3 5 (27.78%) Data Mart
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle OLAP
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (22.22%) Change Management
4 4 (22.22%) ETL
4 4 (22.22%) MS Office
5 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) DNS
5 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (16.67%) Active Directory

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
1 1 (5.56%) PaaS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (11.11%) DHCP
2 2 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Data Mart
1 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (27.78%) MS Access
1 5 (27.78%) OLAP
1 5 (27.78%) OLTP
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle OLAP
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Data Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Collaboration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Procurement Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
1 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
1 4 (22.22%) ETL
2 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.56%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCIP
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) CCSP
2 1 (5.56%) CIPD
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Teradata
3 3 (16.67%) Dell
3 3 (16.67%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Lotus
4 2 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (5.56%) Ariba
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £11.54 - £13.46 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Advantage XPO
Rate: £12.00 - £12.02 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago