The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 20 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.76% 14.12% 9.15%
As % of the Applications category 44.19% 83.33% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 23
Median daily rate £180 £308 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.46% -12.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £138 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £405 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £21.75 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -
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 Cardiff region.

Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
43 72 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.03% 16.94% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 28
Median daily rate £180 £318 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £405 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.17 £10.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.90% -28.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 8 (24.24%) SQL
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
6 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.21%) NUnit
6 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (21.21%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (21.21%) MSTest
6 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
6 7 (21.21%) MSBuild
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) MS Office
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (21.21%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
6 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
6 7 (21.21%) MVC
6 7 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.21%) Coaching
6 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
7 6 (18.18%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.03%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Firewall
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) ADSL
2 2 (6.06%) LAN
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MSBuild
1 7 (21.21%) MSTest
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) French Language
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Microsoft BI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
1 7 (21.21%) .NET Framework
1 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
1 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
1 7 (21.21%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (15.15%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (3.03%) XML Schema
3 1 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) iPhone
1 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
1 5 (15.15%) NHS
2 3 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.06%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) Business Analysis
2 8 (24.24%) Scrum
3 7 (21.21%) Coaching
3 7 (21.21%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 7 (21.21%) OOP
3 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.12%) Data Flow Diagram
5 4 (12.12%) Project Management
5 4 (12.12%) Use Case
6 3 (9.09%) Informatics
6 3 (9.09%) Network Management
6 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.06%) ERP
7 2 (6.06%) Service Management
7 2 (6.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) CCNA
1 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO13485
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) HP Data Protector
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli
1 4 (12.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Cisco
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) HP
4 3 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.03%) Sage
6 1 (3.03%) SAP
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