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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 17 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 12.06% 13.09% 10.48%
As % of the Applications category 89.47% 92.59% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 4
Median daily rate £425 £300 £503
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.58% -40.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £200 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
London

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
19 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 13.48% 14.14% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 8
Median daily rate £425 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.58% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) MS Office
4 9 (31.03%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
5 8 (27.59%) Change Management
5 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Service Management
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
8 4 (13.79%) Degree
8 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) QA
8 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.34%) Time Management
9 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (10.34%) Marketing
9 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
9 3 (10.34%) Banking
9 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 3 (10.34%) Front Office

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 8 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.34%) MS Project
4 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Beauchamp
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) H.323
3 1 (3.45%) ISDN
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Telepresence
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Front Office
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Administrator
4 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Excel Developer
4 2 (6.90%) HR Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) LAMP
2 1 (3.45%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) Spring.NET
2 1 (3.45%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (3.45%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (3.45%) Velocity
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) WinForms
2 1 (3.45%) WPF
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) CMDB
5 1 (3.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (3.45%) Streaming Video
5 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Change Management
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
3 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.34%) Data Modelling
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
1 3 (10.34%) VB
1 3 (10.34%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
2 3 (10.34%) MCSE
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) A+ Certification
3 2 (6.90%) ACDT
3 2 (6.90%) ACHDS
3 2 (6.90%) ACTC
3 2 (6.90%) MCDST
3 2 (6.90%) MCSA
3 2 (6.90%) MCSM
3 2 (6.90%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (3.45%) CCNA
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.45%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Apple
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Lotus
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
4 1 (3.45%) Polycom
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) VMware