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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 10 5 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 10.42% 14.05% 12.50%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 76.47% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 17
Median daily rate £395 £227 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.10% -21.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £125 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £350 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £15.75 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +32.63%
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 Bradford region.

Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 16.67% 18.38% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 23
Median daily rate £375 £204 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.04% -25.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £380 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Median hourly rate £11.88 £9.88 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.25% -24.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £15.75 £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 2 (14.29%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) FTP
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) IIS
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Telnet
3 1 (7.14%) ISDN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Softphone
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) CMDB
1 1 (7.14%) Handset
1 1 (7.14%) IVR
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Entry
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
4 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Informatics
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Verint