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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 18 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.99% 3.92% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 44.44% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Median daily rate £292 £146 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+99.48% +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
MS Excel
Northern Ireland

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
17 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 18.68% 8.82% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £315 £164 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.36% +81.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 10 £292 +99.48%
MS Excel
Northern Ireland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
2 7 (58.33%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) VB
2 7 (58.33%) EDRMS
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
2 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (58.33%) CommVault
2 7 (58.33%) IDOL
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 7 (58.33%) VMware ESX
2 7 (58.33%) Altiris
2 7 (58.33%) Meridio
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (58.33%) Dell Compellent
3 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 5 (41.67%) CRM
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) CA
5 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Change Management
5 2 (16.67%) Unicenter
5 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) EDRMS
1 7 (58.33%) IDOL
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
2 1 (8.33%) MorphX
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Exchange Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Onboarding Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Office Automation
2 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) E-business
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) VB
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) EMIR
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) VMware ESX
2 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (16.67%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Altiris
2 7 (58.33%) CommVault
2 7 (58.33%) Dell
2 7 (58.33%) Dell Compellent
2 7 (58.33%) HP
2 7 (58.33%) Meridio
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
2 7 (58.33%) Symantec
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) CA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle