The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 94 98 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.60% 6.33% 7.56%
As % of the Applications category 49.21% 53.26% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 49 73
Median daily rate £303 £323 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £168 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 23
Median hourly rate £12.25 £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £11.53 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £19.85 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
England

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

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
191 184 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.38% 11.89% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 91 139
Median daily rate £300 £298 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +19.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £127 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 38
Median hourly rate £11.73 £11.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.21% +2.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £19.70 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Northamptonshire +14 37 £338 -10.00% 12
Leicestershire -13 25 £140 -56.58% 12
Derbyshire +1 18 £275 -29.03% 6
Nottinghamshire -8 9 £363 +51.04% 5
Lincolnshire -8 3 - - 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 136 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 64 (33.16%) MS Office
2 64 (33.16%) Windows
3 57 (29.53%) SQL
4 53 (27.46%) SQL Server
5 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
6 42 (21.76%) Finance
7 40 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
8 36 (18.65%) ITIL
9 32 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (15.03%) MS PowerPoint
11 28 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (14.51%) Power BI
12 25 (12.95%) .NET
12 25 (12.95%) VMware
13 24 (12.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 24 (12.44%) Windows 7
14 23 (11.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 21 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (9.33%) Financial Institution
16 18 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
17 17 (8.81%) Boomi
17 17 (8.81%) Banking
17 17 (8.81%) C#
17 17 (8.81%) Dell
18 16 (8.29%) Windows XP
18 16 (8.29%) Windows Server
18 16 (8.29%) Continuous Deployment

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 11 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.66%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.55%) CMS
4 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.04%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 64 (33.16%) MS Office
2 29 (15.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (7.77%) MS Visio
4 13 (6.74%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.52%) InDesign
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Demantra
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.81%) Boomi
2 5 (2.59%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (1.55%) IBM Blueworks
3 3 (1.55%) Office 365
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (1.04%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) Wireless
2 8 (4.15%) SAN
3 7 (3.63%) NAS
4 6 (3.11%) Internet
5 3 (1.55%) DHCP
5 3 (1.55%) DNS
5 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.04%) Firewall
6 2 (1.04%) Network Security
6 2 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.52%) 3G
7 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.52%) LAN
7 1 (0.52%) Profibus
7 1 (0.52%) VoIP
7 1 (0.52%) VPN
7 1 (0.52%) WAN
7 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (27.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (14.51%) Power BI
4 24 (12.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (11.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (10.88%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (7.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Power View
8 9 (4.66%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.11%) PowerPivot
9 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (2.59%) MS Access
10 5 (2.59%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.55%) Qlik Sense
11 3 (1.55%) QlikView
11 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.55%) Selenium
4 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.04%) git-flow
4 2 (1.04%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.04%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
General
1 42 (21.76%) Finance
2 18 (9.33%) Financial Institution
3 17 (8.81%) Banking
4 14 (7.25%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.15%) Advertising
5 8 (4.15%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.11%) Retail
7 5 (2.59%) Marketing
8 3 (1.55%) Back Office
8 3 (1.55%) Legal
8 3 (1.55%) Publishing
9 2 (1.04%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.52%) Electronics
10 1 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.52%) Local Government
10 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 67 (34.72%) Analyst
2 29 (15.03%) Developer
3 27 (13.99%) Service Analyst
4 24 (12.44%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (8.81%) Consultant
6 16 (8.29%) IT Analyst
7 12 (6.22%) Architect
7 12 (6.22%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 12 (6.22%) Integration Consultant
8 11 (5.70%) Business Analyst
9 8 (4.15%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.15%) Designer
9 8 (4.15%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.15%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (3.63%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (3.63%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (3.63%) Coordinator
10 7 (3.63%) Service Desk Engineer
10 7 (3.63%) SSIS Consultant
11 6 (3.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (12.95%) .NET
2 11 (5.70%) .NET Framework
3 8 (4.15%) CSS
4 6 (3.11%) D3.js
4 6 (3.11%) HTML
5 4 (2.07%) HTML5
6 3 (1.55%) Ajax
6 3 (1.55%) CSS3
6 3 (1.55%) Entity Framework
6 3 (1.55%) Razor View Engine
6 3 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.04%) ADO.NET
7 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.04%) JSON
7 2 (1.04%) LINQ
7 2 (1.04%) Spring
7 2 (1.04%) Web Services
7 2 (1.04%) WinForms
7 2 (1.04%) XML
8 1 (0.52%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.58%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.63%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.59%) Data Integration
3 5 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.07%) Life Science
5 3 (1.55%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.04%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.04%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.04%) NHS
6 2 (1.04%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) BYOD
7 1 (0.52%) CMDB
7 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.52%) Minimum Viable Product
7 1 (0.52%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 64 (33.16%) Windows
2 24 (12.44%) Windows 7
3 16 (8.29%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.29%) Windows XP
4 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.63%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.59%) Linux
8 4 (2.07%) Android
8 4 (2.07%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.04%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.04%) HPUX
10 2 (1.04%) Unix
11 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.73%) Business Intelligence
2 36 (18.65%) ITIL
3 28 (14.51%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (8.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 16 (8.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 15 (7.77%) System Integration Testing
7 14 (7.25%) Coaching
8 12 (6.22%) Mentoring
8 12 (6.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (5.70%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (5.70%) Functional Testing
9 11 (5.70%) Incident Management
9 11 (5.70%) Migration
9 11 (5.70%) Regression Testing
10 10 (5.18%) CRM
10 10 (5.18%) ETL
10 10 (5.18%) MVC
10 10 (5.18%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (29.53%) SQL
2 17 (8.81%) C#
3 13 (6.74%) T-SQL
4 11 (5.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.11%) VB
6 5 (2.59%) Java
6 5 (2.59%) VBA
7 4 (2.07%) C
7 4 (2.07%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (7.77%) Degree
2 11 (5.70%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) MCITP
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.63%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.11%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.59%) SLA
4 3 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 45 (23.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) XenApp
4 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.11%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.04%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.52%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 136 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 25 (12.95%) VMware
3 17 (8.81%) Dell
4 11 (5.70%) SAP
5 8 (4.15%) Oracle
6 7 (3.63%) Remedy
6 7 (3.63%) Webroot
7 6 (3.11%) HP
8 5 (2.59%) Citrix
9 4 (2.07%) Northgate
9 4 (2.07%) Siemens
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco
10 3 (1.55%) Sun
11 2 (1.04%) Adobe
11 2 (1.04%) Brio
11 2 (1.04%) Cognos
11 2 (1.04%) Coremetrics
11 2 (1.04%) Google
11 2 (1.04%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (1.04%) Omniture
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