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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 19 57
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +38
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 39 62 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.61% 8.20% 1.83%
As % of the Applications category 52.70% 42.18% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 3
Median daily rate £325 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
74 147 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.54% 19.44% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 61 16
Median daily rate £325 £284 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.53% -5.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £146 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £387 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 13
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 2016.

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 27 May 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 -9 26 £325 +8.33% 8
Peterborough +3 10 £135 -63.51% 5
Huntingdon - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
2 34 (43.04%) MS Office
3 25 (31.65%) Windows
4 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
5 19 (24.05%) ITIL
5 19 (24.05%) Finance
6 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
7 15 (18.99%) MS Project
8 14 (17.72%) MS Exchange
8 14 (17.72%) Project Management
9 13 (16.46%) Migration
9 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (15.19%) SQL
10 12 (15.19%) CRM
11 11 (13.92%) ERP
11 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
11 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (13.92%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (12.66%) Data Migration
12 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
12 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
12 10 (12.66%) MCSE
12 10 (12.66%) .NET
13 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.13%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (8.86%) Dynamics AX
15 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
15 7 (8.86%) Marketing

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 14 (17.72%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 34 (43.04%) MS Office
2 15 (18.99%) MS Project
3 11 (13.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.06%) Acrobat
5 3 (3.80%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (8.86%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (6.33%) Primavera
4 4 (5.06%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (2.53%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) SaaS
2 2 (2.53%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) WAN
2 1 (1.27%) DHCP
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.27%) LAN
2 1 (1.27%) LDAP
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (5.06%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.80%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.53%) MySQL
5 2 (2.53%) Power BI
5 2 (2.53%) QlikView
6 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) NUnit
1 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) MSTest
2 1 (1.27%) Selenium
2 1 (1.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (24.05%) Finance
2 7 (8.86%) Marketing
3 4 (5.06%) Publishing
3 4 (5.06%) Retail
4 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Legal
5 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (21.52%) Analyst
2 13 (16.46%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (8.86%) Developer
3 7 (8.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (7.59%) CRM Specialist
4 6 (7.59%) Migration Specialist
5 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.33%) Service Analyst
5 5 (6.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.06%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.06%) IT Manager
6 4 (5.06%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (5.06%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.80%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.80%) Report Analyst
7 3 (3.80%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.66%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
2 6 (7.59%) COM
3 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) HTML
4 2 (2.53%) jQuery
4 2 (2.53%) REST
4 2 (2.53%) SOAP
4 2 (2.53%) WCF
4 2 (2.53%) XML
5 1 (1.27%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.27%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.27%) SAP PI
5 1 (1.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) BYOD
3 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.53%) NHS
3 2 (2.53%) PMI
3 2 (2.53%) User Experience
3 2 (2.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.65%) Windows
2 16 (20.25%) Windows 7
3 11 (13.92%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.80%) Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Unix
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.05%) ITIL
2 14 (17.72%) Project Management
3 13 (16.46%) Migration
4 12 (15.19%) CRM
5 11 (13.92%) ERP
5 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.66%) Data Migration
7 8 (10.13%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.86%) Business Analysis
8 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.33%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (6.33%) Change Management
9 5 (6.33%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.06%) Line Management
10 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.06%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.06%) Service Management
11 3 (3.80%) Coaching
11 3 (3.80%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.19%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C#
3 3 (3.80%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.80%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.80%) X++
4 2 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.66%) MCSE
2 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
2 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.53%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.53%) ISEB
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) MCSA
5 2 (2.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.53%) VCP5
5 2 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.27%) APMP
6 1 (1.27%) MCITP
6 1 (1.27%) MCP
6 1 (1.27%) PMP
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.27%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.59%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (29.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
1 1 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (73.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) JD Edwards
3 6 (7.59%) NetSuite
3 6 (7.59%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (6.33%) Adobe
4 5 (6.33%) Citrix
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) Dell
5 4 (5.06%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) Tableau
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
5 4 (5.06%) WorldPay
6 3 (3.80%) Remedy
7 2 (2.53%) Cisco
7 2 (2.53%) Cognos
7 2 (2.53%) Hyperion
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.27%) NetApp
8 1 (1.27%) Symantec
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £90.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday