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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.83% 13.64% 9.00%
As % of the Applications category 53.85% 92.31% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 3
Median daily rate £505 £300 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.33% -45.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £208 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
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
13 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 10.83% 14.77% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 4
Median daily rate £496 £306 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.04% -44.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £217 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
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 29 June 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 June 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) MS Office
4 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Banking
7 3 (16.67%) Front Office
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) LDAP
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
8 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (11.11%) Degree

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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Office
2 6 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 1 (5.56%) H.323
2 1 (5.56%) ISDN
2 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (5.56%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Front Office
3 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) HR Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) MDX
2 1 (5.56%) Spring.NET
2 1 (5.56%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (5.56%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) WinForms
2 1 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (5.56%) Streaming Video
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
3 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
3 4 (22.22%) Service Management
3 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Business Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.11%) Quality Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) NetSuite
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Polycom
3 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.56%) Sybase