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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 31 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.84% 8.25% 10.57%
As % of the Applications category 79.49% 84.21% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 9
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £325 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 - £9.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 - £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 - £9.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -9.37%
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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
39 19 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.41% 9.79% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 14
Average daily rate £300 £400 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £275 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £12.75 £10.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.50 £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 25 (49.02%) Finance
3 24 (47.06%) MS Office
4 14 (27.45%) Oracle
5 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 9 (17.65%) Windows
6 9 (17.65%) VMware
7 8 (15.69%) ITIL
7 8 (15.69%) Adobe
7 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (13.73%) Web Services
8 7 (13.73%) ETL
8 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
8 7 (13.73%) UNIX
8 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
8 7 (13.73%) HTML
8 7 (13.73%) Middleware
8 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
8 7 (13.73%) Perforce
8 7 (13.73%) E-Learning
8 7 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (13.73%) InDesign
8 7 (13.73%) Adobe Captivate
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (13.73%) Oracle BPM
8 7 (13.73%) Hudson

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (3.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (47.06%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) Photoshop
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (13.73%) InDesign
2 7 (13.73%) Adobe Captivate
3 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.88%) MS Project
4 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) DMZ
2 3 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) MS Access
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) QlikView
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Discoverer
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (13.73%) Hudson
2 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
3 3 (5.88%) Banking
3 3 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Configuration Manager
3 7 (13.73%) E-Learning Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (9.80%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Software Configuration Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Software Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Release Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) HTML
1 7 (13.73%) Web Services
1 7 (13.73%) Middleware
1 7 (13.73%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (11.76%) .NET
3 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.80%) HTML5
3 5 (9.80%) WCF
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) E-Learning
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) NHS
4 3 (5.88%) iPhone
4 3 (5.88%) Learning Management System
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) UNIX
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.80%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (15.69%) ITIL
3 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
3 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 7 (13.73%) ETL
3 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.76%) Project Management
5 5 (9.80%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.80%) SOA
5 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.80%) Coaching
6 4 (7.84%) Transition Management
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.84%) Software Deployment
6 4 (7.84%) Release Management
6 4 (7.84%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) C#
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
3 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 13 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.80%) vSphere
Vendors
1 42 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (27.45%) Oracle
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Adobe
5 7 (13.73%) Perforce
6 4 (7.84%) Cisco
7 3 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) Novell
8 1 (1.96%) LANDesk
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