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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 43 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 61 111 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.15% 6.46% 8.49%
As % of the Applications category 48.41% 52.86% 59.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 72 60
Median daily rate £308 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.75% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £131 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £461 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 6
Median hourly rate £13.30 £13.60 £11.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% +22.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £9.00 £8.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.78 £15.00 £64.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -3.71%
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
126 210 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.57% 12.22% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 142 100
Median daily rate £325 £364 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.65% +11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 11
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.40 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.95 £21.50 £64.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -3.30%

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 25 August 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 25 August 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 86 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 33 (28.45%) MS Office
2 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.72%) Finance
4 29 (25.00%) Windows
4 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 26 (22.41%) SQL
6 21 (18.10%) CRM
7 20 (17.24%) .NET
7 20 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
8 18 (15.52%) C#
8 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (14.66%) Windows Server
9 17 (14.66%) Project Management
9 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
9 17 (14.66%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (13.79%) Citrix
10 16 (13.79%) MS Project
11 15 (12.93%) MVC
11 15 (12.93%) Firewall
12 14 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (12.07%) Network Security
13 13 (11.21%) Reverse Proxy
13 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
13 13 (11.21%) Intel Security
13 13 (11.21%) Cisco
13 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.34%) Information Assurance
14 12 (10.34%) 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 13 (11.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.59%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.72%) Confluence
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.86%) IIS
5 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (28.45%) MS Office
2 17 (14.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (13.79%) MS Project
4 9 (7.76%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.86%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 20 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.93%) Firewall
2 14 (12.07%) Network Security
3 13 (11.21%) Reverse Proxy
4 3 (2.59%) DNS
5 2 (1.72%) DHCP
5 2 (1.72%) Internet
5 2 (1.72%) SAN
6 1 (0.86%) FTP
6 1 (0.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.86%) LAN
6 1 (0.86%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) WAN
6 1 (0.86%) WebEx
6 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.72%) MS Access
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP
5 1 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.59%) JIRA
2 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Telecoms
3 9 (7.76%) Publishing
4 3 (2.59%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) iGaming
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (30.17%) Analyst
2 18 (15.52%) Developer
3 11 (9.48%) Technical Leader
4 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
4 9 (7.76%) Architect
4 9 (7.76%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.03%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.17%) Consultant
7 6 (5.17%) Service Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Windows Server Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) .NET Architect
9 4 (3.45%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.45%) .NET Technical Architect
9 4 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.24%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.03%) Middleware
4 6 (5.17%) HTML
5 5 (4.31%) CSS
6 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (3.45%) CSS3
6 4 (3.45%) HTML5
6 4 (3.45%) XML
7 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.59%) jQuery
7 3 (2.59%) Web Services
8 2 (1.72%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.72%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.72%) Mustache
8 2 (1.72%) Ninject
8 2 (1.72%) NLog
8 2 (1.72%) SignalR
8 2 (1.72%) Underscore.js
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) User Experience
3 4 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.86%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.86%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.86%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (14.66%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.72%) Android
6 2 (1.72%) Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Unix
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.10%) CRM
3 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (14.66%) Project Management
5 15 (12.93%) MVC
6 14 (12.07%) Enterprise Architecture
7 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
8 12 (10.34%) Information Assurance
8 12 (10.34%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (9.48%) Analytics
9 11 (9.48%) Change Management
9 11 (9.48%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.62%) OOD
10 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
11 9 (7.76%) ERP
11 9 (7.76%) ITIL
11 9 (7.76%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.90%) TDD
12 8 (6.90%) Use Case
12 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.41%) SQL
2 18 (15.52%) C#
3 4 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.59%) VBA
5 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.86%) Delphi
6 1 (0.86%) Java
6 1 (0.86%) PHP
6 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.59%) MCSE
4 2 (1.72%) CCA
4 2 (1.72%) Degree
4 2 (1.72%) MCP
4 2 (1.72%) MCSA
5 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.86%) CISA
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.86%) MCAD
5 1 (0.86%) MCITP
5 1 (0.86%) MCSD
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) SCCM
1 2 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (0.86%) DameWare
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.86%) SCSM
Vendors
1 86 (74.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.79%) Citrix
3 13 (11.21%) Cisco
3 13 (11.21%) Intel Security
4 10 (8.62%) Oracle
5 3 (2.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) Dell
6 2 (1.72%) Progress
7 1 (0.86%) Apple
7 1 (0.86%) Brocade
7 1 (0.86%) Lotus
7 1 (0.86%) Netezza
7 1 (0.86%) Nintex
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.86%) Remedy
7 1 (0.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.86%) Twitter
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