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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 37 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.75% 5.03% 8.42%
As % of the Applications category 64.91% 69.23% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £406 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.15% +36.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £313 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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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
57 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 21.19% 7.26% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 13
Average daily rate £275 £406 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.30% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £233 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £16.43 £9.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.52% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (46.43%) SQL
3 21 (37.50%) .NET
4 17 (30.36%) Windows
5 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 13 (23.21%) VMware
6 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.43%) C#
8 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
8 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (16.07%) Migration
11 8 (14.29%) Change Management
11 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
12 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
12 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (12.50%) MVC
12 7 (12.50%) Finance
12 7 (12.50%) MS Office
12 7 (12.50%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 6 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.36%) SAS
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (12.50%) MS Office
3 5 (8.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) Skype
2 2 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) LAN
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.93%) MS Access
5 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
1 11 (19.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.36%) Axure RP
2 3 (5.36%) Toad
3 1 (1.79%) JMeter
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Developer
3 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 4 (7.14%) MI Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Software Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Programmer
7 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.79%) CSS
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
3 1 (1.79%) XML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.57%) Clustering
2 2 (3.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.79%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 11 (19.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.07%) Migration
4 8 (14.29%) Change Management
5 7 (12.50%) MVC
5 7 (12.50%) CRM
5 7 (12.50%) Load Balancing
5 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Data Protection
6 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) ETL
7 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (8.93%) Identity Management
8 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
9 3 (5.36%) Coaching
9 3 (5.36%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) SQL
2 12 (21.43%) C#
3 5 (8.93%) VB
3 5 (8.93%) VBA
3 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 2 (3.57%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) Delphi
6 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) HNC
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
1 3 (5.36%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
2 5 (8.93%) SCOM
2 5 (8.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.21%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco
4 2 (3.57%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.57%) Borland
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) Lotus
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £9.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 18 days ago