The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.78% 4.02% 3.14%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 43.75% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £455 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +58.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -5.08%
MS Excel
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 16 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.72% 9.20% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 8
Median daily rate £350 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £454 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 8 (44.44%) MS Project
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) APMP
6 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) MS Office
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Information Security
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 2 (11.11%) MDX
8 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (11.11%) High Availability
8 2 (11.11%) SIEM
8 2 (11.11%) Office 365
8 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Relational Database

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Project
1 8 (44.44%) MS Visio
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) OLAP
1 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
1 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Manager
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 2 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Information Security
5 2 (11.11%) ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 2 (11.11%) SIEM
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (27.78%) APMP
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) ISEB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
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