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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 34 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.40% 5.31% 5.76%
As % of the Applications category 41.38% 52.17% 62.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 20 13
Median daily rate £225 £263 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £354 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
MS Excel
South Wales

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
29 46 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.62% 10.18% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 20
Median daily rate £321 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.72% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £177 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £405 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -31.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

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 30 September 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) MS Office
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) SCCM
7 5 (17.86%) MS Access
7 5 (17.86%) Finance
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
8 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (10.71%) Office 365
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.71%) MS Project
9 3 (10.71%) MCSE
9 3 (10.71%) VBA
9 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
9 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
10 2 (7.14%) SAN
10 2 (7.14%) NHS
10 2 (7.14%) Internet
10 2 (7.14%) DHCP

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 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.71%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MS Access
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 2 (7.14%) GIS
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
5 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Informatics
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Data Management
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.57%) Information Management
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) ISMS
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) VBA
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
2 1 (3.57%) Dell
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
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