The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 9 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 52 38 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 8.74% 6.38% 7.37%
As % of the Applications category 59.09% 44.19% 61.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 18
Median daily rate £388 £365 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.16% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £120 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £703
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £15.00 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
88 86 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.79% 14.43% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 27
Median daily rate £225 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 11
Median hourly rate £45.71 £29.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.60% +176.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £19.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hemel Hempstead +12 9 £164 - 5
Watford +5 8 £130 +8.33% 8
Welwyn Garden City -10 5 £325 -29.72%
Bishop's Stortford - 5 - - 1
Stevenage - 4 - - 2
Royston +1 2 £350 -
St Albans +3 1 - -
Rickmansworth -1 1 - -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 27 (31.03%) MS Office
3 24 (27.59%) Windows
4 18 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (18.39%) MS Project
6 13 (14.94%) ITIL
6 13 (14.94%) CRM
7 12 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
7 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
8 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
8 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
8 10 (11.49%) Finance
9 9 (10.34%) Advertising
9 9 (10.34%) e-Learning
9 9 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
10 8 (9.20%) Migration
10 8 (9.20%) Time Management
10 8 (9.20%) Office 365
10 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
11 7 (8.05%) SQL
11 7 (8.05%) Service Management
11 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
12 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
12 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.90%) QA
12 6 (6.90%) ITSM
12 6 (6.90%) Change Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 3 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 27 (31.03%) MS Office
2 16 (18.39%) MS Project
3 9 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.30%) InDesign
5 2 (2.30%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.15%) Camtasia
6 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (1.15%) G Suite
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.15%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
1 2 (2.30%) LAN
1 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
1 2 (2.30%) WAN
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.15%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.15%) FCoE
2 1 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.15%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
2 2 (2.30%) Power BI
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.15%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Bugzilla
1 2 (2.30%) Dreamweaver
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) Redmine
2 1 (1.15%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.15%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Advertising
3 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.60%) Automotive
4 4 (4.60%) Billing
5 3 (3.45%) Retail
6 2 (2.30%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (17.24%) Analyst
2 10 (11.49%) Developer
2 10 (11.49%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.20%) PMO Lead
4 6 (6.90%) Consultant
4 6 (6.90%) Designer
4 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Administrator
5 5 (5.75%) CRM Manager
5 5 (5.75%) CRM Project Manager
5 5 (5.75%) Desktop Team Leader
5 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 5 (5.75%) IT Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) IT Support
5 5 (5.75%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.60%) Programme Planner
6 4 (4.60%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) Node.js
2 2 (2.30%) CSS
2 2 (2.30%) CSS3
2 2 (2.30%) HTML
2 2 (2.30%) HTML5
2 2 (2.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) e-Learning
2 5 (5.75%) Video Editing
3 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.30%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.30%) FMCG
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) W3C
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.90%) Windows 8
4 3 (3.45%) Android
4 3 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (14.94%) CRM
2 13 (14.94%) ITIL
3 8 (9.20%) Migration
3 8 (9.20%) Project Management
3 8 (9.20%) Project Planning
3 8 (9.20%) Time Management
4 7 (8.05%) Service Management
5 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.90%) Change Management
5 6 (6.90%) ERP
5 6 (6.90%) ITSM
5 6 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.75%) BDD
6 5 (5.75%) Content Management
6 5 (5.75%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (5.75%) Data Migration
6 5 (5.75%) People Management
6 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) C++
2 2 (2.30%) Java
2 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.30%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.30%) VB
3 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.05%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.30%) CCNA
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Degree
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) MCSA
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) NCIE
5 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 4 (4.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.15%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.15%) NFS
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) SCCM
2 1 (1.15%) Aspera SmartTrack
Vendors
1 47 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) IBM
2 6 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Apple
3 3 (3.45%) SAP
3 3 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (2.30%) Adobe
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco
4 2 (2.30%) Citrix
4 2 (2.30%) iManage
4 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
4 2 (2.30%) Symantec
5 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.15%) Google
5 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.15%) Juniper
5 1 (1.15%) NetApp
5 1 (1.15%) Snow
5 1 (1.15%) Sophos
5 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
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