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 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 46 19
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 29 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.34% 3.45% 6.95%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 43.94% 45.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 27
Median daily rate £375 £340 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £126 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £415 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £10.50 £13.00 £34.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -62.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £13.00 £20.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £14.60 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.80
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -8.24%
MS Excel
East of England

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
46 66 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.68% 7.86% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 57
Median daily rate £375 £340 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +35.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 14
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -61.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.00 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.33 £15.00 £51.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

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 25 September 2016.

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
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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 20 £400 +11.88% 20
Peterborough +1 2 - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 24 (40.68%) MS Office
2 24 (40.68%) Windows
3 20 (33.90%) ITIL
4 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
5 12 (20.34%) SQL
5 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
7 8 (13.56%) Project Management
7 8 (13.56%) Degree
8 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
8 7 (11.86%) .NET
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (10.17%) C#
9 6 (10.17%) MS Project
9 6 (10.17%) Finance
9 6 (10.17%) VMware
9 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
10 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
10 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
10 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.47%) Remedy
10 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.47%) XML
10 5 (8.47%) CRM

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 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS Project
3 5 (8.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.69%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.69%) FrameMaker
5 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) GitHub
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) DHCP
2 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 2 (3.39%) LDAP
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.69%) BODI
4 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.69%) DataStage
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (1.69%) OLAP
4 1 (1.69%) Power BI
4 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.69%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.69%) MSI
3 1 (1.69%) MSTest
3 1 (1.69%) NUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (30.51%) Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Service Analyst
2 7 (11.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (10.17%) Desktop Support
3 6 (10.17%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
4 5 (8.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.78%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) IT Support
6 3 (5.08%) IT Technician
6 3 (5.08%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.39%) Author
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.86%) .NET
1 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
2 5 (8.47%) XML
3 4 (6.78%) jQuery
4 3 (5.08%) Ajax
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.39%) REST
5 2 (3.39%) SOAP
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.69%) CSS
6 1 (1.69%) HTML
6 1 (1.69%) WCF
6 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) BYOD
3 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server
4 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
5 4 (6.78%) Linux
6 3 (5.08%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.39%) Unix
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) ITIL
2 8 (13.56%) Project Management
3 5 (8.47%) CRM
3 5 (8.47%) ERP
3 5 (8.47%) Incident Management
3 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (6.78%) Migration
4 4 (6.78%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.08%) ITSM
5 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.08%) Service Management
5 3 (5.08%) Web Development
5 3 (5.08%) Workflow
6 2 (3.39%) Application Discovery
6 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.39%) DevOps
6 2 (3.39%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.34%) SQL
2 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.17%) C#
4 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) Python
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
6 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.78%) MCSE
5 1 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.69%) ISEB
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.69%) MCP
5 1 (1.69%) MCSA
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.69%) VCP5
5 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) GCP
System Software
1 16 (27.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
2 1 (1.69%) Oozie
2 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (74.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) JD Edwards
3 5 (8.47%) Remedy
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle
5 3 (5.08%) WorldPay
6 2 (3.39%) Adobe
6 2 (3.39%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) Informatica
7 1 (1.69%) Nintex
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
7 1 (1.69%) Tableau
7 1 (1.69%) Wyse
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £145.00 - £165.00 per day + NONE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago