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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.95% 4.90% 3.80%
As % of the Applications category 62.16% 70.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 3
Average daily rate
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£363 £256 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% +46.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £174 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £328 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.63 - £9.02
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 - £8.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 - £9.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
MS Excel
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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 Bradford region.

Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.40% 6.99% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 4
Average daily rate £325 £200 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -21.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £335 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Average hourly rate £12.13 £10.50 £10.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.47% -4.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £10.50 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 21 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 26 (44.83%) MS Office
3 22 (37.93%) Finance
4 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
5 12 (20.69%) ETL
5 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 11 (18.97%) SQL
6 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (18.97%) MS Visio
7 10 (17.24%) ITIL
8 9 (15.52%) Oracle
8 9 (15.52%) Adobe
8 9 (15.52%) Project Management
8 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (13.79%) VMware
9 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.79%) Windows
9 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
10 7 (12.07%) HTML
10 7 (12.07%) E-Learning
10 7 (12.07%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (12.07%) InDesign
10 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
10 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (12.07%) Adobe Captivate
11 5 (8.62%) Publishing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (44.83%) MS Office
2 11 (18.97%) MS Visio
3 7 (12.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (12.07%) InDesign
3 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (12.07%) Adobe Captivate
3 7 (12.07%) Photoshop
4 4 (6.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.72%) LAN
2 1 (1.72%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.72%) DMZ
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.45%) MS Access
8 1 (1.72%) QlikView
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (6.90%) Hudson
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.17%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (37.93%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Publishing
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Business Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) E-Learning Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.62%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Release Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 4 (6.90%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
8 2 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) HTML5
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (6.90%) Middleware
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.72%) CSS
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) WCF
6 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) E-Learning
3 4 (6.90%) NHS
4 3 (5.17%) Learning Management System
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.69%) ETL
2 12 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.24%) ITIL
4 9 (15.52%) Project Management
4 9 (15.52%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
6 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (8.62%) PRINCE
7 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.90%) Migration
8 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
8 4 (6.90%) Release Management
8 4 (6.90%) Software Deployment
8 4 (6.90%) Transition Management
8 4 (6.90%) ITIL V3
9 3 (5.17%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.17%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Adobe
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 5 (8.62%) Cisco
5 4 (6.90%) Perforce
5 4 (6.90%) HP
5 4 (6.90%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.45%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Novell
7 1 (1.72%) Lotus
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