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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 21 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 18 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.22% 1.80% 6.46%
As % of the Applications category 46.15% 31.58% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 13
Median daily rate £400 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £270 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £480 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £19.25 - £15.86
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 - £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 - £37.22
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.30% 5.69% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 28
Median daily rate £229 £375 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £280 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.72
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +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
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 18 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) MS Office
4 10 (25.64%) Office 365
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
6 7 (17.95%) ITIL
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
7 6 (15.38%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (12.82%) MCITP
8 5 (12.82%) Degree
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
9 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (10.26%) Mimecast
9 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.26%) ITSM
9 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (10.26%) VMware
9 4 (10.26%) Remedy
9 4 (10.26%) .NET
9 4 (10.26%) C#

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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.56%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.56%) FrameMaker
3 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (2.56%) Changepoint
4 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.26%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (7.69%) VoIP
3 2 (5.13%) DHCP
3 2 (5.13%) DNS
3 2 (5.13%) LDAP
3 2 (5.13%) VPN
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) WebEx
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.13%) JMeter
1 2 (5.13%) Selenium
1 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
1 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) MSI
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Electronics
3 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Developer
2 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 3 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.13%) WCF
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
2 2 (5.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server
2 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Unix
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) ITIL
1 7 (17.95%) Project Management
2 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (10.26%) CRM
2 4 (10.26%) ITSM
2 4 (10.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (7.69%) Migration
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (7.69%) Workflow
4 2 (5.13%) Application Discovery
4 2 (5.13%) Application Packaging
4 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.13%) ERP
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.13%) Load Testing
4 2 (5.13%) MVC
4 2 (5.13%) OO
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.13%) Python
3 2 (5.13%) Ruby
3 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
1 5 (12.82%) MCITP
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.13%) Terminal Server
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Remedy
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
4 2 (5.13%) HP
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Cadence
5 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.56%) Planview
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) Tableau
5 1 (2.56%) Teradata
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago