The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 40 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 29 44 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.06% 6.66% 5.69%
As % of the Applications category 39.19% 55.00% 41.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 29
Median daily rate £345 £312 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £150 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Median hourly rate £18.39 £12.90 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.55% +29.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
74 80 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.35% 12.10% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 46 62
Median daily rate £350 £300 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £145 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Median hourly rate £18.39 £12.90 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.55% -0.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.96 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £20.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (29.41%) SQL
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (18.82%) .NET
4 16 (18.82%) C#
4 16 (18.82%) MS Office
4 16 (18.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (16.47%) Finance
6 13 (15.29%) Windows
6 13 (15.29%) Waterfall
7 12 (14.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
7 12 (14.12%) Degree
7 12 (14.12%) CRM
7 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
7 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
8 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
8 11 (12.94%) UML
8 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
8 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.94%) V-Model
9 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (11.76%) MDX
9 10 (11.76%) HTML
9 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
10 9 (10.59%) CSS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (7.06%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Office
1 16 (18.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (8.24%) MS Project
3 4 (4.71%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.35%) InDesign
4 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (8.24%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.18%) IaaS
3 1 (1.18%) PaaS
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.53%) MS Access
4 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.35%) OLAP
5 2 (2.35%) Power BI
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) Datazen
6 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.71%) Selenium
3 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.53%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) git-flow
4 1 (1.18%) Grunt
4 1 (1.18%) gulp
4 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Electronics
3 2 (2.35%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Advertising
4 1 (1.18%) Banking
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (22.35%) Analyst
2 16 (18.82%) Developer
3 11 (12.94%) .NET Team Leader
3 11 (12.94%) Software Team Leader
3 11 (12.94%) Team Leader
4 9 (10.59%) .NET Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) C# Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (10.59%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.41%) Business Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Consultant
6 6 (7.06%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Operations Manager
7 5 (5.88%) Support Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) CRM Business Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) .NET
2 12 (14.12%) .NET Framework
3 10 (11.76%) HTML
3 10 (11.76%) MDX
4 9 (10.59%) CSS
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (4.71%) HTML5
7 2 (2.35%) CSS3
7 2 (2.35%) jQuery
8 1 (1.18%) JSON
8 1 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (1.18%) LESS
8 1 (1.18%) Sass
8 1 (1.18%) Semantic HTML
8 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.18%) Spring
8 1 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.53%) NHS
4 3 (3.53%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) PMI
6 1 (1.18%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
6 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.29%) Windows
2 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.18%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Unix
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.29%) Waterfall
3 12 (14.12%) CRM
4 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (12.94%) Software Engineering
4 11 (12.94%) UML
4 11 (12.94%) V-Model
5 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.41%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (9.41%) Scrum
7 7 (8.24%) Time Management
8 6 (7.06%) ERP
8 6 (7.06%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
10 4 (4.71%) BDD
10 4 (4.71%) Change Management
10 4 (4.71%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.71%) Data Protection
10 4 (4.71%) User Stories
11 3 (3.53%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) SQL
2 16 (18.82%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.71%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) C++
6 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.18%) VBA
6 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) MCSE
3 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.18%) ISEB
4 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Ansible
1 1 (1.18%) SCCM
1 1 (1.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 58 (68.24%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.24%) VMware
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco
3 6 (7.06%) Citrix
4 5 (5.88%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) Cognos
5 2 (2.35%) HP
5 2 (2.35%) IBM
5 2 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.18%) Avaya
6 1 (1.18%) CommVault
6 1 (1.18%) EMC
6 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.18%) Lotus
6 1 (1.18%) NetApp
6 1 (1.18%) NICE Systems
6 1 (1.18%) Remedy
6 1 (1.18%) SAP
6 1 (1.18%) Sophos
Birmingham
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £190 per day
Posted: 23 days ago