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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.64% 6.75% 11.43%
As % of the Applications category 73.08% 46.81% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Median daily rate £215 £394 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.39% +215.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £243 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £11.31 £12.00 £9.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.72% +31.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.56 £11.60 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.30 £15.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
26 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.09% 14.42% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 32
Median daily rate £136 £305 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.40% +96.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £127 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 8
Median hourly rate £9.13 £11.75 £9.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.34% +28.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Derby -5 8 £250 -37.50% 4
Alfreton 0 3 £125 -59.67%
Chesterfield +5 1 £205 -21.15%
Belper - 1 - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 15 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) Finance
5 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
8 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
9 7 (17.50%) MS Project
10 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
10 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle
10 6 (15.00%) ITIL
10 6 (15.00%) Scrum
10 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
11 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
11 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
11 5 (12.50%) Internet
12 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (10.00%) Star Schema
12 4 (10.00%) Siemens
12 4 (10.00%) DTS
12 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
12 4 (10.00%) Unix

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Project
3 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Demantra
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Internet
2 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.00%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (10.00%) DTS
5 4 (10.00%) MS Access
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.00%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.50%) Power BI
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) JDeveloper
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 12 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 4 (10.00%) Publishing
4 4 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Interactive Media
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Service Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Software Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Administrator
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.00%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Development Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Development Support Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
1 4 (10.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) HPUX
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Scrum
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (10.00%) Document Management
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (7.50%) Change Control
4 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.50%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Management
4 3 (7.50%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.50%) VBA
4 1 (2.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 4 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Siemens
4 3 (7.50%) HP
4 3 (7.50%) VMware
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Remedy
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.50%) Sun