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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 38 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 56 84 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.80% 5.35% 5.16%
As % of the Applications category 51.38% 54.19% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 31
Median daily rate £350 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £470 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.60 £9.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £17.50 £12.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
109 155 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.35% 9.87% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 70 75
Median daily rate £340 £373 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.72% +24.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.76 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £17.50 £14.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 6 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 96 (79.34%) Microsoft
2 30 (24.79%) SQL Server
3 29 (23.97%) SQL
4 26 (21.49%) MS Office
4 26 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (17.36%) Project Management
7 20 (16.53%) Finance
7 20 (16.53%) Windows
8 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (11.57%) Migration
9 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
9 14 (11.57%) Cisco
9 14 (11.57%) Firewall
10 13 (10.74%) Citrix
10 13 (10.74%) Active Directory
10 13 (10.74%) MS Project
10 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (10.74%) Network Security
11 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
11 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
12 11 (9.09%) .NET
12 11 (9.09%) CRM
12 11 (9.09%) Intel Security
12 11 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
12 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Management

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 (11.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.96%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) Confluence
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.83%) IIS
5 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Plone
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 26 (21.49%) MS Office
2 13 (10.74%) MS Project
3 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (7.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
3 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.57%) Firewall
2 13 (10.74%) Network Security
3 11 (9.09%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.48%) Internet
5 2 (1.65%) LAN
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.83%) FCoE
6 1 (0.83%) Intranet
6 1 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.83%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.83%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.83%) WebEx
6 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (8.26%) MS Access
6 8 (6.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (4.96%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.65%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.65%) Power BI
9 2 (1.65%) QlikView
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.83%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.83%) MySQL
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.65%) JIRA
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (16.53%) Finance
2 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.13%) Publishing
4 4 (3.31%) Retail
5 3 (2.48%) Banking
5 3 (2.48%) Billing
5 3 (2.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.65%) Games
6 2 (1.65%) iGaming
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.83%) Military
7 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (28.10%) Analyst
2 31 (25.62%) Developer
3 11 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 10 (8.26%) SQL Developer
4 10 (8.26%) SSIS Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 9 (7.44%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.61%) T-SQL Developer
7 7 (5.79%) Architect
7 7 (5.79%) Consultant
8 6 (4.96%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.96%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.96%) PMO Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Administrator
9 5 (4.13%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Business Developer
9 5 (4.13%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.13%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (3.31%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.09%) .NET
2 7 (5.79%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.13%) ActiveX
3 5 (4.13%) ADO
3 5 (4.13%) DAO
4 3 (2.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.48%) HTML
4 3 (2.48%) Middleware
5 2 (1.65%) CSS
5 2 (1.65%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.65%) jQuery
5 2 (1.65%) Web Services
5 2 (1.65%) XML
6 1 (0.83%) Ajax
6 1 (0.83%) COM
6 1 (0.83%) MDX
6 1 (0.83%) SOAP
6 1 (0.83%) WCF
6 1 (0.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.40%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.96%) User Experience
3 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.65%) Tandem
5 2 (1.65%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.83%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.83%) Informatics
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) PMI
6 1 (0.83%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.53%) Windows
2 9 (7.44%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.61%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.83%) Android
4 1 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.83%) Solaris
4 1 (0.83%) Unix
4 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.36%) Project Management
4 15 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (11.57%) Migration
6 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
6 12 (9.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (9.09%) CRM
8 10 (8.26%) Data Modelling
8 10 (8.26%) Information Assurance
8 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Management
9 9 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (6.61%) OOD
10 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
11 7 (5.79%) Analytics
11 7 (5.79%) Change Management
11 7 (5.79%) MVC
12 6 (4.96%) DevOps
12 6 (4.96%) SDLC
12 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 29 (23.97%) SQL
2 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
3 10 (8.26%) C#
4 7 (5.79%) VBA
5 5 (4.13%) VB
6 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.65%) PHP
7 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.83%) C
8 1 (0.83%) Delphi
8 1 (0.83%) Java
8 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.96%) Degree
1 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.65%) CCA
4 2 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.83%) CISA
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.83%) MCAD
5 1 (0.83%) MCDST
5 1 (0.83%) MCSD
5 1 (0.83%) MCSE
5 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.65%) QA
1 2 (1.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (10.74%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
1 1 (0.83%) SCOM
Vendors
1 96 (79.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.57%) Cisco
3 13 (10.74%) Citrix
4 11 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 5 (4.13%) Oracle
5 5 (4.13%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) VMware
6 2 (1.65%) Lotus
6 2 (1.65%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) Brocade
7 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.83%) Dell
7 1 (0.83%) F5
7 1 (0.83%) Nintex
7 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) Remedy
7 1 (0.83%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.83%) Xerox
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