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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
England / East Midlands
Rank 34 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 72 83 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.96% 5.24% 7.62%
As % of the Applications category 51.06% 52.87% 54.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 62
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £123 £77
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £633 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 24
Median hourly rate £13.55 £18.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.74% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.36 £12.30 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £38.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.45 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.42% +13.79%

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
141 157 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.71% 9.92% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 81 102
Median daily rate £300 £300 £259
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £119 £77
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 34
Median hourly rate £13.60 £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.31% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.24 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.79%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Leicestershire +6 20 £245 -2.00% 17
Northamptonshire +6 16 £313 -21.87% 5
Derbyshire -9 15 £419 +31.98% 6
Nottinghamshire -7 11 £270 -50.90% 5
Lincolnshire -2 2 - - 4
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 123 (72.78%) Microsoft
2 57 (33.73%) SQL Server
3 53 (31.36%) Windows
4 52 (30.77%) SQL
5 49 (28.99%) MS Office
6 48 (28.40%) Finance
7 31 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (17.75%) ITIL
8 30 (17.75%) Active Directory
8 30 (17.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (16.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (14.79%) .NET
11 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 22 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (12.43%) Power BI
14 19 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
14 19 (11.24%) VMware
15 17 (10.06%) MS Project
15 17 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
16 16 (9.47%) Banking
17 15 (8.88%) MS Visio
17 15 (8.88%) C#
17 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (8.88%) System Integration Testing
18 14 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
18 14 (8.28%) VBA
18 14 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (8.28%) Wireless

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 9 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.78%) CMS
4 3 (1.78%) SAS
5 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 49 (28.99%) MS Office
2 19 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (10.06%) MS Project
4 15 (8.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.18%) SPSS
6 1 (0.59%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) Demantra
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (2.37%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (2.37%) SnowdropKCS
2 2 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.59%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.10%) Boomi
2 3 (1.78%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.28%) Wireless
2 9 (5.33%) SAN
3 6 (3.55%) NAS
4 5 (2.96%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.37%) DNS
5 4 (2.37%) Internet
5 4 (2.37%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.78%) DHCP
7 2 (1.18%) Firewall
7 2 (1.18%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.18%) VPN
7 2 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.59%) 3G
8 1 (0.59%) Intranet
8 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.59%) LDAP
8 1 (0.59%) Network Security
8 1 (0.59%) Profibus
8 1 (0.59%) RS-232
8 1 (0.59%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (33.73%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (16.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (13.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (12.43%) Power BI
6 17 (10.06%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 9 (5.33%) Relational Database
9 7 (4.14%) PowerPivot
9 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Power View
10 6 (3.55%) MS Access
10 6 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.37%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.37%) DTS
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.37%) RDBMS
11 4 (2.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.37%) JDeveloper
3 4 (2.37%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.78%) JIRA
4 3 (1.78%) Selenium
5 2 (1.18%) git-flow
5 2 (1.18%) gulp
5 2 (1.18%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.18%) NUnit
5 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.59%) SoapUI
General
1 48 (28.40%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Banking
3 12 (7.10%) Financial Institution
4 11 (6.51%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.73%) Retail
6 7 (4.14%) Advertising
7 5 (2.96%) Publishing
8 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.78%) Legal
10 2 (1.18%) Local Government
10 2 (1.18%) Marketing
11 1 (0.59%) Back Office
11 1 (0.59%) Electronics
11 1 (0.59%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (30.77%) Analyst
2 30 (17.75%) Developer
3 16 (9.47%) Consultant
4 14 (8.28%) Service Analyst
5 12 (7.10%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.10%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 12 (7.10%) Integration Consultant
6 10 (5.92%) Architect
6 10 (5.92%) IT Analyst
7 9 (5.33%) .NET Developer
7 9 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (4.73%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) Applications Support
9 7 (4.14%) Applications Support Analyst
9 7 (4.14%) C# Developer
9 7 (4.14%) Designer
9 7 (4.14%) SSIS Consultant
10 6 (3.55%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (3.55%) Service Desk Engineer
10 6 (3.55%) Software Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.79%) .NET
2 6 (3.55%) D3.js
3 5 (2.96%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.37%) CSS
4 4 (2.37%) Entity Framework
4 4 (2.37%) HTML
4 4 (2.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (2.37%) XML
5 3 (1.78%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.78%) Web Services
6 2 (1.18%) Ajax
6 2 (1.18%) CSS3
6 2 (1.18%) JSON
6 2 (1.18%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (1.18%) Ninject
6 2 (1.18%) Node.js
6 2 (1.18%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (1.18%) REST
6 2 (1.18%) SOAP
6 2 (1.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.14%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.14%) Visualisation
3 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.78%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.59%) Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) Copywriting
6 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.59%) NHS
6 1 (0.59%) PKI
6 1 (0.59%) PMI
6 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.36%) Windows
2 17 (10.06%) Windows 7
3 15 (8.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 13 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (6.51%) Windows XP
6 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.14%) Unix
7 7 (4.14%) Windows 10
8 6 (3.55%) Linux
9 5 (2.96%) Android
10 4 (2.37%) HPUX
11 3 (1.78%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.34%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (17.75%) ITIL
3 25 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (8.88%) System Integration Testing
5 14 (8.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.10%) Business Analysis
7 12 (7.10%) Coaching
7 12 (7.10%) Scrum
7 12 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (6.51%) Continuous Deployment
8 11 (6.51%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (6.51%) Functional Testing
8 11 (6.51%) Mentoring
8 11 (6.51%) Regression Testing
9 9 (5.33%) Configuration Management
9 9 (5.33%) Incident Management
9 9 (5.33%) MVC
10 8 (4.73%) Chat Support
10 8 (4.73%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.77%) SQL
2 15 (8.88%) C#
3 14 (8.28%) VBA
4 13 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 8 (4.73%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.55%) Java
6 6 (3.55%) VB
7 4 (2.37%) PL/SQL
7 4 (2.37%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.78%) C
9 2 (1.18%) C++
9 2 (1.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (1.18%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.18%) Python
9 2 (1.18%) R
9 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.18%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.10%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (4.73%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.18%) ISEB
5 2 (1.18%) MCITP
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.59%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.59%) MCP
6 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.37%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (17.75%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (2.37%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
4 3 (1.78%) XenApp
5 2 (1.18%) vSphere
6 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.59%) Samba
6 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.78%) SCCM
2 2 (1.18%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.18%) Ansible
2 2 (1.18%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 123 (72.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (11.24%) VMware
3 12 (7.10%) Dell
4 11 (6.51%) Oracle
5 7 (4.14%) HP
6 6 (3.55%) Citrix
6 6 (3.55%) Webroot
7 5 (2.96%) Cisco
7 5 (2.96%) SAP
8 4 (2.37%) Siemens
9 3 (1.78%) Remedy
10 2 (1.18%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.18%) Google
10 2 (1.18%) Meraki
10 2 (1.18%) Minitab
10 2 (1.18%) Sophos
10 2 (1.18%) Veeam
11 1 (0.59%) Coremetrics
11 1 (0.59%) Omniture
11 1 (0.59%) Samsung
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