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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.74% 5.44% 7.69%
As % of the Applications category 42.42% 60.53% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 18
Median daily rate £263 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £190 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £330 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
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 £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
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
33 38 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.52% 8.98% 10.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 23
Median daily rate £321 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £178 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £10.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) SCCM
6 5 (18.52%) Finance
6 5 (18.52%) MS Access
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.81%) VBA
7 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (11.11%) Office 365
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (11.11%) MCSE
8 3 (11.11%) MS Project
9 2 (7.41%) XML
9 2 (7.41%) IIS
9 2 (7.41%) Oracle

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 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.70%) Moodle
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MS Access
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.41%) GIS
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 6 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Data Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 3 (11.11%) DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 8 (29.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL
1 3 (11.11%) Project Management
2 2 (7.41%) Business Transformation
2 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
2 2 (7.41%) Data Flow Diagram
2 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
2 2 (7.41%) Migration
2 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Data Management
3 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
3 1 (3.70%) Database Security
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Information Security
3 1 (3.70%) Information Security Management
3 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
3 1 (3.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VBA
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) MCSE
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCITP
2 2 (7.41%) MCTS
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
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