The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 20 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 9.29% 3.57% 11.58%
As % of the Applications category 56.76% 42.86% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 10
Median daily rate £325 £204 £91
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.50% +123.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £117 £82
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £291 £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 County Antrim region.

Applications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 16.37% 8.33% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 12
Median daily rate £325 £204 £93
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.50% +120.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £95 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £356 £145
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -2 21 £325 +59.50% 4
MS Excel
Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) MS Office
3 16 (53.33%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Finance
4 9 (30.00%) MS Project
4 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
7 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Office 365
9 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
9 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (13.33%) Skype
9 4 (13.33%) Presales
9 4 (13.33%) Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) PMP
9 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000
10 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
11 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Office
2 9 (30.00%) MS Project
3 6 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) IT Support
2 7 (23.33%) Support Officer
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Messaging Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 4 (13.33%) Presales
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Data Management
5 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
2 1 (3.33%) Reuters
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