The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 20 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.00% 7.38% 10.20%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 75.00% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 8
Median daily rate £535 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £203 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -
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 Canary Wharf region.

Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.20% 9.84% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 23
Median daily rate £573 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.57% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £151 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £470 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 23 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) MS Office
4 12 (46.15%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (34.62%) Change Management
6 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
7 7 (26.92%) Validation
8 6 (23.08%) Degree
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
9 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
9 5 (19.23%) Java
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
9 5 (19.23%) Internet
9 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (19.23%) Time Management
9 5 (19.23%) Migration
9 5 (19.23%) Banking
10 4 (15.38%) ACTC
10 4 (15.38%) ACHDS
10 4 (15.38%) ACDT
10 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
10 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
10 4 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (15.38%) Wireless

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 4 (15.38%) IBM Notes
1 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
2 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
2 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) DataSynapse
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (19.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 4 (15.38%) Ethernet
2 4 (15.38%) Skype
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) Wireless
3 3 (11.54%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) FCoE
5 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.85%) LAN
5 1 (3.85%) Multicast
5 1 (3.85%) NAS
5 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) HBase
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Lync Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (11.54%) Support Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
3 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
1 1 (3.85%) Rendezvous
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
4 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (7.69%) Clustering
5 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
6 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.85%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Change Management
2 7 (26.92%) Validation
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) Migration
4 5 (19.23%) Time Management
5 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Defect Management
6 3 (11.54%) Functional Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
6 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
7 2 (7.69%) Data Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
7 2 (7.69%) Matrix Management
7 2 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) A+ Certification
3 4 (15.38%) ACDT
3 4 (15.38%) ACHDS
3 4 (15.38%) ACTC
3 4 (15.38%) MCDST
3 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 4 (15.38%) MCSA
3 4 (15.38%) MCSE
3 4 (15.38%) MCSM
3 4 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) SRDF
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
2 2 (7.69%) WMI
2 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Apple
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 4 (15.38%) Lotus
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) HP
5 3 (11.54%) Polycom
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
7 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (3.85%) IBM
7 1 (3.85%) Intel
7 1 (3.85%) NetApp
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Sybase
7 1 (3.85%) TIBCO