The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 53 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.74% 7.95% 4.91%
As % of the Applications category 64.63% 58.33% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 9 5
Median daily rate £364 £354 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.75% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £252 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £405 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -7.81%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
82 48 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.07% 13.64% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 21 11
Median daily rate £388 £313 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £113 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 16
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £9.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £21.25 £53.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

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

1 72 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (45.56%) SQL
4 31 (34.44%) .NET
5 29 (32.22%) MS Office
5 29 (32.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 27 (30.00%) SharePoint
7 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 23 (25.56%) Visual Studio
9 22 (24.44%) MS Project
9 22 (24.44%) Project Management
10 21 (23.33%) C#
11 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
12 16 (17.78%) Migration
12 16 (17.78%) Web Services
12 16 (17.78%) Windows
12 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
13 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
14 14 (15.56%) MS Visio
14 14 (15.56%) Data Modelling
14 14 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
16 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
16 11 (12.22%) ETL
16 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
16 11 (12.22%) CRM
16 11 (12.22%) Test Scripting
16 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 27 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.89%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.33%) IIS
4 3 (3.33%) NServiceBus
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.11%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (32.22%) MS Office
1 29 (32.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 22 (24.44%) MS Project
3 14 (15.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.89%) Office 365
3 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.44%) Yammer
4 3 (3.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Skype
1 4 (4.44%) WebEx
2 3 (3.33%) DHCP
2 3 (3.33%) Network Security
2 3 (3.33%) SAN
2 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (2.22%) Intranet
3 2 (2.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (2.22%) MPLS
4 1 (1.11%) DSL
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
4 1 (1.11%) LAN
4 1 (1.11%) NAS
4 1 (1.11%) VPN
4 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (7.78%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.56%) Big Data
7 3 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.22%) OLAP
8 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.11%) MS Access
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.11%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 23 (25.56%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.44%) JIRA
3 4 (4.44%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (4.44%) VersionOne
4 3 (3.33%) FxCop
4 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.11%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.11%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.11%) Selenium
5 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Advertising
2 4 (4.44%) Automotive
3 3 (3.33%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
4 2 (2.22%) Billing
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (22.22%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) Analyst
3 15 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Lead Developer
7 7 (7.78%) .NET Team Leader
7 7 (7.78%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Lead .NET Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Lead C# Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Test Leader
10 4 (4.44%) CRM Architect
10 4 (4.44%) CRM Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) ITIL Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) .NET
2 16 (17.78%) .NET Framework
2 16 (17.78%) Web Services
3 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (8.89%) WCF
4 8 (8.89%) XML
4 8 (8.89%) XSD
4 8 (8.89%) XSLT
5 7 (7.78%) RESTful
5 7 (7.78%) SAML
5 7 (7.78%) SOAP
6 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (4.44%) CSS
7 4 (4.44%) HTML
7 4 (4.44%) OAuth
8 3 (3.33%) ISAPI
9 2 (2.22%) MDX
9 2 (2.22%) REST
10 1 (1.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.67%) Data Conversion
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.56%) PMI
4 3 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Windows
2 8 (8.89%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.33%) Linux
5 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.22%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.11%) Android
7 1 (1.11%) pSOS
7 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (24.44%) Project Management
3 16 (17.78%) Migration
4 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (15.56%) Data Modelling
6 12 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.22%) CRM
7 11 (12.22%) ETL
7 11 (12.22%) Regression Testing
7 11 (12.22%) Test Scripting
8 10 (11.11%) ITIL
8 10 (11.11%) Service Design
9 9 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 9 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (8.89%) Coaching
10 8 (8.89%) Data Transformation
10 8 (8.89%) PRINCE2
11 7 (7.78%) API Integration
11 7 (7.78%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) SQL
2 21 (23.33%) C#
3 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
4 7 (7.78%) PowerShell
5 6 (6.67%) XAML
6 3 (3.33%) C
6 3 (3.33%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.89%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) ISEB
2 5 (5.56%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) HNC
5 1 (1.11%) HND
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 5 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.22%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) vSphere
2 2 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (4.44%) SCOM
2 3 (3.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.22%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.22%) WSUS
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle
2 4 (4.44%) Rally
3 3 (3.33%) Apple
3 3 (3.33%) SaltStack
4 2 (2.22%) Adobe
4 2 (2.22%) Avaya
4 2 (2.22%) Citrix
4 2 (2.22%) EMC
4 2 (2.22%) Sophos
4 2 (2.22%) Symantec
4 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (1.11%) Google
5 1 (1.11%) IBM