The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 53 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 54 94 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.55% 6.78% 4.30%
As % of the Applications category 49.09% 60.26% 50.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 27
Median daily rate £380 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £188 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
110 156 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.23% 11.26% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 65
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £130 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £412 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -20.00%
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 Leeds

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 91 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 44 (33.85%) SQL
3 42 (32.31%) MS Office
4 39 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 33 (25.38%) MS Project
5 33 (25.38%) Windows
6 31 (23.85%) Finance
7 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
8 27 (20.77%) MS PowerPoint
9 26 (20.00%) Project Management
10 25 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (16.15%) .NET
13 19 (14.62%) PRINCE2
13 19 (14.62%) CRM
13 19 (14.62%) MS Visio
13 19 (14.62%) Active Directory
13 19 (14.62%) Dynamics CRM
14 17 (13.08%) C#
15 15 (11.54%) Change Management
15 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
16 14 (10.77%) ITIL
16 14 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (9.23%) MS Access
17 12 (9.23%) Analytics
18 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (8.46%) VBA
18 11 (8.46%) ERP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 14 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.54%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.77%) Confluence
4 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.77%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.77%) SAS
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (32.31%) MS Office
2 33 (25.38%) MS Project
3 27 (20.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (14.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.77%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.31%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Firewall
1 5 (3.85%) Network Security
1 5 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (3.08%) VPN
3 3 (2.31%) DNS
3 3 (2.31%) SAN
4 2 (1.54%) DHCP
5 1 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.77%) FTP
5 1 (0.77%) Internet
5 1 (0.77%) Intranet
5 1 (0.77%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 15 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (9.23%) MS Access
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (6.92%) Data Mining
5 9 (6.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (5.38%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.54%) QlikView
9 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.77%) OLAP
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.77%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.77%) Hudson
2 1 (0.77%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.77%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (23.85%) Finance
2 9 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.85%) Publishing
4 4 (3.08%) Banking
4 4 (3.08%) Legal
5 2 (1.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Games
6 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (33.85%) Analyst
2 16 (12.31%) Developer
3 12 (9.23%) Support Analyst
4 8 (6.15%) Applications Support
4 8 (6.15%) Applications Support Analyst
4 8 (6.15%) Consultant
4 8 (6.15%) IT Trainer
4 8 (6.15%) Trainer
4 8 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (4.62%) IT Manager
5 6 (4.62%) Server Engineer
5 6 (4.62%) SQL Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (3.85%) Architect
6 5 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) ERP Manager
6 5 (3.85%) ERP Trainer
6 5 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (3.85%) Training Manager
6 5 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (16.15%) .NET
2 7 (5.38%) XML
3 6 (4.62%) Middleware
4 5 (3.85%) Classic ASP
4 5 (3.85%) CSS
4 5 (3.85%) HTML
5 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.31%) CSS3
6 3 (2.31%) HTML5
7 2 (1.54%) jQuery
7 2 (1.54%) Web Services
8 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.77%) Backbone.js
8 1 (0.77%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.77%) Mustache
8 1 (0.77%) Ninject
8 1 (0.77%) SignalR
8 1 (0.77%) Underscore.js
8 1 (0.77%) WSDL
8 1 (0.77%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.92%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.15%) NHS
4 4 (3.08%) Clustering
4 4 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (3.08%) User Experience
4 4 (3.08%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.77%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.77%) PKI
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.77%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.38%) Windows
2 10 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.85%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.08%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.31%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.54%) Android
7 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.77%) Linux
8 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (20.00%) Project Management
2 25 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (17.69%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.62%) CRM
4 19 (14.62%) PRINCE2
5 15 (11.54%) Change Management
6 14 (10.77%) ITIL
6 14 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.23%) Analytics
8 11 (8.46%) Data Validation
8 11 (8.46%) ERP
8 11 (8.46%) Validation
9 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.92%) MVC
11 8 (6.15%) Release Management
11 8 (6.15%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.15%) Waterfall
12 7 (5.38%) Service Management
12 7 (5.38%) Use Case
12 7 (5.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (33.85%) SQL
2 17 (13.08%) C#
3 11 (8.46%) VBA
4 9 (6.92%) VB
5 5 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 4 (3.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.08%) CCA
2 4 (3.08%) MCP
2 4 (3.08%) MCSA
2 4 (3.08%) MCSE
2 4 (3.08%) PMI Certification
2 4 (3.08%) PMP
3 3 (2.31%) Degree
3 3 (2.31%) MCITP
3 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.77%) ISEB
4 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.38%) Data Quality
1 7 (5.38%) QA
2 3 (2.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.77%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (14.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.31%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.54%) XenApp
4 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.31%) DameWare
2 2 (1.54%) SCCM
3 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.77%) SCOM
3 1 (0.77%) SCSM
Vendors
1 91 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.69%) Citrix
3 8 (6.15%) Oracle
4 6 (4.62%) Cisco
5 5 (3.85%) Intel Security
6 4 (3.08%) VMware
7 2 (1.54%) Dell
7 2 (1.54%) iManage
7 2 (1.54%) Progress
8 1 (0.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.77%) Brocade
8 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.77%) EMC
8 1 (0.77%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.77%) Juniper
8 1 (0.77%) Netezza
8 1 (0.77%) Perforce
8 1 (0.77%) Polycom
8 1 (0.77%) Proofpoint
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