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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 20 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.75% 3.90% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 42.86% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £356 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 Ipswich region.

Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.88% 9.09% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Median daily rate £420 £475 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +133.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £207 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project Server
4 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) High Availability
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
4 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring

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 (18.18%) MS Project Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Programme Planner
1 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (9.09%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Reinsurance
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) High Availability
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
4 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Office Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Dell
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Samsung
Ipswich, Suffolk
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