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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 29 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.55% 6.04% 10.31%
As % of the Applications category 70.73% 84.62% 74.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 10
Average daily rate
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£284 £365 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.26% +53.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £293 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £413 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £11.88 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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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
41 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.75% 7.14% 13.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 12
Average daily rate £271 £320 £170
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.23% +88.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £275 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £407 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £10.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £10.50 £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 (78.85%) Microsoft
2 25 (48.08%) MS Office
3 24 (46.15%) Finance
4 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
5 13 (25.00%) Oracle
6 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (19.23%) VMware
8 9 (17.31%) Project Management
8 9 (17.31%) Adobe
8 9 (17.31%) ITIL
8 9 (17.31%) Windows
9 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
10 7 (13.46%) HTML
10 7 (13.46%) ETL
10 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) E-Learning
10 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 7 (13.46%) InDesign
10 7 (13.46%) Adobe Captivate
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
11 6 (11.54%) Perforce
11 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (11.54%) UNIX
11 6 (11.54%) Web Services
11 6 (11.54%) Middleware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (9.62%) IIS
2 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) Photoshop
2 7 (13.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (13.46%) InDesign
2 7 (13.46%) Adobe Captivate
3 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
4 5 (9.62%) MS Project
5 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.62%) DMZ
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (5.77%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.85%) MS Access
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.92%) QlikView
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (11.54%) Hudson
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
3 7 (13.46%) E-Learning Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.62%) Service Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Server Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Software Configuration Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Release Manager
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) HTML
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (11.54%) Web Services
2 6 (11.54%) Middleware
3 5 (9.62%) HTML5
4 4 (7.69%) .NET
5 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.77%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) E-Learning
2 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) NHS
4 3 (5.77%) Learning Management System
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.85%) iPhone
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (17.31%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Project Management
3 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 7 (13.46%) ETL
4 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.62%) Migration
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE
6 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) ITIL V3
7 4 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.69%) Release Management
7 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.69%) Software Deployment
7 4 (7.69%) Transition Management
8 3 (5.77%) Coaching
8 3 (5.77%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
8 3 (5.77%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.62%) vSphere
Vendors
1 41 (78.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Oracle
3 10 (19.23%) VMware
4 9 (17.31%) Adobe
5 6 (11.54%) Perforce
6 5 (9.62%) Cisco
7 4 (7.69%) HP
8 2 (3.85%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (3.85%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.92%) Novell
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