The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Specialist
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £170
UK excluding London average daily rate £228 - £170
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Excel Specialist
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
216 246 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 94.32% 94.98% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 122 149
Average daily rate £363 £355 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +36.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £228 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 30
Average hourly rate £10.44 £16.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.75% -23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £13.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £25.00 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Excel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel Specialist in the job title across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Excel Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Excel Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire