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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.84% 3.55% 6.48%
As % of the Applications category 63.64% 50.00% 49.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 10
Median daily rate £375 £358 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% +138.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £170 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £493 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £15.00 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £15.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.01%
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
33 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.75% 7.10% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 24
Median daily rate £375 £360 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +105.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £193 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £583 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Median hourly rate £10.50 £15.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £9.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.76 £21.40 £98.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) MS Office
2 16 (35.56%) Windows
3 15 (33.33%) ITIL
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 8 (17.78%) Degree
7 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (15.56%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) Remedy
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (13.33%) .NET
8 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
9 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 5 (11.11%) Finance
9 5 (11.11%) VMware
9 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (11.11%) C#
10 4 (8.89%) MS Project
10 4 (8.89%) XML
10 4 (8.89%) Linux
10 4 (8.89%) CRM
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
10 4 (8.89%) ERP
10 4 (8.89%) SLA

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 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) MS Project
4 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.22%) FrameMaker
5 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.22%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) LDAP
3 1 (2.22%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.22%) BODI
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) DataStage
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) Power BI
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.22%) MSI
3 1 (2.22%) MSTest
3 1 (2.22%) NUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Front Office
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.44%) Applications Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) .NET
1 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 3 (6.67%) Ajax
3 3 (6.67%) jQuery
3 3 (6.67%) Web Services
4 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.44%) REST
4 2 (4.44%) SOAP
5 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) BYOD
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.44%) Unix
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) ERP
4 4 (8.89%) ITSM
4 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Service Management
5 3 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (4.44%) Application Discovery
6 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (24.44%) SQL
2 6 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) Perl
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) Ruby
5 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) VCP5
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) GCP
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.44%) Puppet
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Oozie
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (71.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Remedy
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) JD Edwards
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
5 3 (6.67%) WorldPay
6 2 (4.44%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.22%) Adobe
7 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Informatica
7 1 (2.22%) Planview
7 1 (2.22%) Sun
7 1 (2.22%) Tableau
7 1 (2.22%) Wyse
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Rate: £145.00 - £165.00 per day + NONE
Posted: Yesterday
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