The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.95% 9.30% 5.19%
As % of the Applications category 83.33% 66.67% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 4
Average daily rate £320 £330 £256
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £232 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £24.75 £10.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+132.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.14% 13.95% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Average daily rate £300 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) MS Access
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) VBA
4 10 (27.78%) Migration
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) MS Office
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.67%) SCOM
6 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.89%) SCCM
7 5 (13.89%) MS Project
7 5 (13.89%) NHS
8 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
8 4 (11.11%) Skype
8 4 (11.11%) Office 365
8 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 3 (8.33%) Finance
9 3 (8.33%) FrontPage
9 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 3 (8.33%) VB
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
10 2 (5.56%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS Project
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Skype
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) MS Access
2 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) FrontPage
2 2 (5.56%) Hudson
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Data Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) NHS Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Security Technician
5 2 (5.56%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Office 365 Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Administrator
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) ADO
2 1 (2.78%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Unix
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Migration
1 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 4 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.56%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.78%) Dependency Management
5 1 (2.78%) SDLC
5 1 (2.78%) Test Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Use Case
5 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) SQL
1 14 (38.89%) VBA
2 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) VB
4 2 (5.56%) C#
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) vCloud
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCOM
2 5 (13.89%) SCCM
3 4 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Perforce
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
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