The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 22 20 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 28 39 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.51% 6.43% 4.40%
As % of the Applications category 48.28% 53.42% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 13
Median daily rate £313 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £225 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 9
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -51.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £49.50 £43.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 Cambridgeshire region.

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.42% 12.03% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 36 33
Median daily rate £170 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £225 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £430 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 21
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £31.30 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 14 £221 -46.36% 16
Peterborough -13 4 £140 -65.00% 4
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 29 (50.00%) Windows
3 19 (32.76%) MS Office
3 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
4 14 (24.14%) Project Management
4 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
5 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (18.97%) Office 365
8 10 (17.24%) VMware
9 9 (15.52%) Migration
9 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
9 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
10 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
10 8 (13.79%) ITIL
11 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
11 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
11 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (12.07%) Degree
11 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
12 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
12 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
12 6 (10.34%) Data Migration
12 6 (10.34%) JSP 440
12 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
12 6 (10.34%) Risk Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (12.07%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) Skype for Business
3 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (32.76%) MS Office
2 7 (12.07%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 2 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.72%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (1.72%) FrameMaker
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.72%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.72%) Primavera
3 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Mimecast
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) VPN
1 4 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (5.17%) VoIP
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.72%) WebEx
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.45%) JMeter
1 2 (3.45%) Selenium
1 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
1 6 (10.34%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (10.34%) Developer
3 5 (8.62%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Consultant
3 5 (8.62%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.90%) System Design Authority
4 4 (6.90%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.45%) Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Project Administrator
6 2 (3.45%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (3.45%) WCF
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.72%) Life Science
5 1 (1.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Windows 7
3 13 (22.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
6 6 (10.34%) Linux
6 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Project Management
2 9 (15.52%) Migration
2 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.79%) ITIL
4 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.34%) Data Migration
5 6 (10.34%) PRINCE
5 6 (10.34%) Requirements Management
5 6 (10.34%) Risk Management
6 5 (8.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.17%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) ITSM
8 3 (5.17%) Office Automation
9 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.45%) Demand Forecasting
9 2 (3.45%) ERP
9 2 (3.45%) MVC
9 2 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) C
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) MCITP
3 5 (8.62%) MCSE
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.72%) PhD
5 1 (1.72%) PMP
5 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.72%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Snort
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) VMware
3 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 3 (5.17%) Adobe
5 3 (5.17%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) Becrypt
6 1 (1.72%) Cadence
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Citrix
6 1 (1.72%) Dell
6 1 (1.72%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.72%) NetApp
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) Planview
6 1 (1.72%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.72%) Splunk
6 1 (1.72%) Tableau
6 1 (1.72%) Teradata
6 1 (1.72%) Tufin
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