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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 8.96% 3.57% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 54.55% 68.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 7
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
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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
38 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 17.92% 6.55% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 9
Average daily rate £290 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £176 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £187.50 £9.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1983.33% -30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 July 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 July 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 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) .NET
4 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) Windows
7 8 (18.60%) C#
7 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
8 7 (16.28%) VMware
8 7 (16.28%) Finance
8 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Migration
9 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
9 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
9 6 (13.95%) ETL
9 6 (13.95%) Oracle
9 6 (13.95%) MS Office
9 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
10 5 (11.63%) VBA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (13.95%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.98%) SAS
3 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (13.95%) MS Office
2 6 (13.95%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SAN
1 2 (4.65%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.33%) Skype
2 1 (2.33%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (11.63%) MS Access
5 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.98%) Toad
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 7 (16.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Developer
3 9 (20.93%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) MI Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) CRM Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Leader
6 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.95%) ETL
3 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
3 6 (13.95%) Migration
4 5 (11.63%) CRM
4 5 (11.63%) Project Management
5 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Coaching
6 3 (6.98%) ITIL
6 3 (6.98%) MVC
6 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) C#
3 5 (11.63%) VBA
4 4 (9.30%) VB
5 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) VMware
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.65%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco
6 1 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (2.33%) Citrix
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
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