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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 22 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.29% 3.45% 4.78%
As % of the Applications category 64.71% 54.55% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £365 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +143.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £212 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £515 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.39 £17.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% -49.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.05 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -5.75%
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
34 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.71% 6.33% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 24
Median daily rate £350 £360 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.39 £19.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.07% -56.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £35.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £21.40 £122.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.71%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) Windows
3 17 (35.42%) MS Office
4 15 (31.25%) ITIL
5 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (22.92%) SQL
7 8 (16.67%) .NET
7 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 8 (16.67%) Degree
8 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (14.58%) Finance
8 7 (14.58%) C#
8 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (12.50%) JD Edwards
9 6 (12.50%) ERP
9 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
9 6 (12.50%) Remedy
9 6 (12.50%) Project Management
9 6 (12.50%) VMware
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
9 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
10 5 (10.42%) Migration
10 5 (10.42%) Oracle
10 5 (10.42%) Linux
10 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
10 5 (10.42%) Data Mining

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 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (35.42%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.33%) MS Project
3 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) DHCP
1 3 (6.25%) LDAP
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.08%) BODI
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) DataStage
5 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.08%) OLAP
5 1 (2.08%) Power BI
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.08%) MSI
3 1 (2.08%) MSTest
3 1 (2.08%) NUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Desktop Support
4 6 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
1 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 4 (8.33%) XML
3 3 (6.25%) Ajax
3 3 (6.25%) jQuery
3 3 (6.25%) Web Services
4 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.17%) REST
4 2 (4.17%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) BYOD
3 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 3 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
4 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.08%) Solaris
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) ITIL
2 6 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.50%) ERP
2 6 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (12.50%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
4 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
4 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.25%) ETL
5 3 (6.25%) ITSM
5 3 (6.25%) Line Management
5 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
5 3 (6.25%) Web Development
6 2 (4.17%) Application Packaging
6 2 (4.17%) Change Management
6 2 (4.17%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) C#
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.17%) Perl
6 2 (4.17%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) Ruby
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
6 2 (4.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.08%) VCP5
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Oozie
2 1 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 6 (12.50%) Remedy
2 6 (12.50%) VMware
3 5 (10.42%) Citrix
3 5 (10.42%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) WorldPay
5 2 (4.17%) Dell
5 2 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
6 1 (2.08%) Sun
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec
6 1 (2.08%) Tableau
6 1 (2.08%) Wyse
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Rate: £9.00 - £10.00 per hour
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