The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 22 19 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.03% 12.84% 22.69%
As % of the Applications category 51.16% 67.86% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 55
Average daily rate £318 £350 £70
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +400.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £172 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 13
Average hourly rate £16.80 £11.63 £9.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.49% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £9.33 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.93 £61.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -3.44%
MS Excel
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
43 28 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 15.69% 18.92% 41.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 111
Average daily rate £260 £325 £70
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +364.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £119 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £350 £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 18
Average hourly rate £13.60 £8.75 £9.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.37% -11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £8.75 £8.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.35 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -12 14 £388 +10.71% 5
Chesterfield +1 3 £260 +131.11% 1
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (35.00%) MS Office
5 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
6 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (25.00%) Unix
7 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
7 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
7 9 (22.50%) VMware
7 9 (22.50%) Process Improvement
8 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
8 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
9 7 (17.50%) Citrix
9 7 (17.50%) Finance
10 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.00%) HP
10 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
11 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
11 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
11 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
11 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
12 4 (10.00%) MS Project
12 4 (10.00%) PMI
12 4 (10.00%) Project Management
12 4 (10.00%) Cisco

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) VoIP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) SAN
3 1 (2.50%) VLAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Administrator
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Project Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Project Officer
5 2 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) PMI
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (22.50%) Windows XP
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.00%) Android
8 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.00%) Linux
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
1 9 (22.50%) Process Improvement
2 8 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
7 2 (5.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.00%) User Stories
7 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) R
2 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.00%) CCDA
4 2 (5.00%) CCNA
4 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.00%) ISEB
4 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PMP
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (17.50%) Citrix
5 6 (15.00%) HP
6 4 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) AppSense
7 2 (5.00%) Lumension
7 2 (5.00%) Remedy
8 1 (2.50%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Oracle
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