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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.82% 11.95% 1.85%
As % of the Applications category 55.00% 70.37% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 1
Median daily rate £450 £300 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
20 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 17.86% 16.98% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 3
Median daily rate £493 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £208 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.00% -
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 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 26 May 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 26 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) MS Office
4 7 (33.33%) Project Management
5 6 (28.57%) Change Management
5 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) Front Office
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
7 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) Banking
8 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) Linux
9 2 (9.52%) LDAP
9 2 (9.52%) CRM
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) SAP
9 2 (9.52%) .NET
9 2 (9.52%) VB

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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS Office
2 6 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) H.323
2 1 (4.76%) ISDN
2 1 (4.76%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) MS Access
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) PowerDesigner
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Front Office
3 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 1 (4.76%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Dutch Language
5 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) HR Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) MDX
3 1 (4.76%) Spring.NET
3 1 (4.76%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
3 1 (4.76%) WinForms
3 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.76%) Streaming Video
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) Change Management
3 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Business Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 2 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) HP
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) NetSuite
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Polycom
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase