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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.38% 3.88% 1.94%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 71.43% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £300 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -45.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £8.75 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.01%
MS Excel
Suffolk

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
12 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.11% 5.43% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £475 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £260 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £8.75 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) C
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) PMI
5 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
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 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Office Management
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) APMP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft