The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 15 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 11.06% 1.92% 12.77%
As % of the Applications category 65.79% 33.33% 63.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 11
Median daily rate £325 £95 £93
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+242.10% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £95 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £95 £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
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 Belfast region.

Applications Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 16.81% 5.77% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 13
Median daily rate £325 £95 £93
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+242.10% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £95 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £319 £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 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 Belfast region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) MS Office
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
5 10 (28.57%) Finance
5 10 (28.57%) MS Project
6 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
7 8 (22.86%) Project Management
7 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (17.14%) Migration
10 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (14.29%) PMP
10 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 5 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 5 (14.29%) Office 365
10 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (11.43%) Skype
11 4 (11.43%) Presales
11 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
11 4 (11.43%) SCOM
11 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
11 4 (11.43%) SQL
11 4 (11.43%) ITIL
11 4 (11.43%) Banking

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) Skype for Business
3 3 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Office
2 10 (28.57%) MS Project
3 7 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Skype
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) MS Access
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Law
4 1 (2.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) IT Support
3 8 (22.86%) Support Officer
4 6 (17.14%) Business Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Exchange Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Automation Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) DBA
6 3 (8.57%) Messaging Architect
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Office 365 Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 2000
3 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.71%) AIX
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Solaris
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 5 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 4 (11.43%) Presales
5 4 (11.43%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) People Management
7 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.86%) Release Management
7 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C
4 2 (5.71%) VB
5 1 (2.86%) VB6
5 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) PMP
2 3 (8.57%) MCDBA
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (11.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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