The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 17 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.28% 1.17% 2.29%
As % of the Applications category 84.62% 25.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Median daily rate £520 £367 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.59% -10.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
MS Excel
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Applications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.61% 4.68% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Median daily rate £520 £310 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.01% -24.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.30%
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 Chester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Validation
3 6 (30.00%) MS Project
3 6 (30.00%) MS Office
3 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) Network Design
4 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 5 (25.00%) ITSM
4 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) MS Access
6 3 (15.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (15.00%) F5

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
1 6 (30.00%) MS Project
1 6 (30.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) PaaS
2 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
1 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (15.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.00%) MS Access
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (10.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (10.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Local Government
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
5 1 (5.00%) French Language
5 1 (5.00%) Front Office
5 1 (5.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Process Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Project Assistant
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Support Assistant
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 6 (30.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) ITSM
3 5 (25.00%) Network Design
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Conflict Management
5 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.00%) Programme Governance
7 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) FATCA
1 1 (5.00%) GAMP
1 1 (5.00%) GMP
1 1 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) F5
2 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) NetApp