The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.31% 2.79% 3.21%
As % of the Applications category 59.38% 46.67% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
Median daily rate £325 £315 £156
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +101.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £230 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £379 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.89 £19.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 30 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.94% 5.98% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 23
Median daily rate £375 £300 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £198 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £374 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £14.89 £19.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.65% -52.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 2016, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) MS Office
3 16 (34.78%) Windows
4 13 (28.26%) ITIL
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
5 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 8 (17.39%) .NET
7 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (15.22%) Migration
8 7 (15.22%) C#
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.04%) VMware
9 6 (13.04%) Finance
9 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) Degree
9 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
10 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
10 5 (10.87%) Remedy
10 5 (10.87%) JD Edwards
10 5 (10.87%) Oracle
10 5 (10.87%) MS Project
10 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
10 5 (10.87%) Linux
10 5 (10.87%) Citrix
10 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
10 5 (10.87%) ERP
10 5 (10.87%) Unix

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (36.96%) MS Office
2 5 (10.87%) MS Project
3 4 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (2.17%) LDAP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.17%) BODI
5 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.17%) DataStage
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) OLAP
5 1 (2.17%) Power BI
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.35%) NUnit
1 2 (4.35%) TeamCity
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) MSTest
2 1 (2.17%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.35%) Back Office
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
3 5 (10.87%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Report Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.52%) jQuery
4 3 (6.52%) XML
5 2 (4.35%) Ajax
5 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (4.35%) REST
5 2 (4.35%) SOAP
5 2 (4.35%) WCF
5 2 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) BYOD
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.52%) NHS
3 3 (6.52%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.17%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Migration
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.87%) ERP
4 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.70%) CRM
5 4 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 4 (8.70%) Project Management
5 4 (8.70%) Service Management
6 3 (6.52%) ETL
6 3 (6.52%) ITSM
6 3 (6.52%) Line Management
6 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.35%) Analytics
7 2 (4.35%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps
7 2 (4.35%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C#
3 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) Python
5 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.35%) VBA
5 2 (4.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) VCP5
4 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) ISEB
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.17%) PMP
5 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.17%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (2.17%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (23.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Oozie
2 1 (2.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 5 (10.87%) Citrix
3 5 (10.87%) JD Edwards
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Remedy
4 4 (8.70%) Dell
4 4 (8.70%) WorldPay
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Tableau
6 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) NetApp
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Wyse
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