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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.71% 11.67% 14.47%
As % of the Applications category 44.44% 77.78% 79.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 21
Median daily rate £365 £151 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+141.72% -51.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £11.25 £13.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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
9 27 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.86% 15.00% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 25
Median daily rate £375 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £399 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 21 January 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) CCNA
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) ISMS
4 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Brocade
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Informatics
4 1 (8.33%) QA

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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) iPaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPT
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (8.33%) Skype
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Informatics
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) DSDM
3 1 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCDP
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) CISM
2 1 (8.33%) CISSP
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) Genesys
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (8.33%) Verint
3 1 (8.33%) VMware