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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 67 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.18% 7.05% 7.62%
As % of the Applications category 59.82% 52.71% 51.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 36 39
Average daily rate
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£320 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.93% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £115 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £425 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Average hourly rate £12.13 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £11.30 £8.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £14.40 £111.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- -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
112 129 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.32% 13.38% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 83 60
Average daily rate £345 £305 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.11% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £124 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £424 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.70 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.96 £22.20 £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2015.

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 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 92 (70.23%) Microsoft
2 41 (31.30%) MS Office
3 39 (29.77%) Finance
4 28 (21.37%) Oracle
5 25 (19.08%) SQL
6 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
6 22 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.98%) Windows
9 16 (12.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (11.45%) PRINCE2
10 15 (11.45%) ITIL
10 15 (11.45%) SharePoint
11 14 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (10.69%) .NET
11 14 (10.69%) IBM
11 14 (10.69%) Retail
11 14 (10.69%) Oracle BPM
12 13 (9.92%) Configuration Management
13 12 (9.16%) NHS
13 12 (9.16%) Release Management
13 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (8.40%) Project Management
15 10 (7.63%) Banking
16 9 (6.87%) QlikView
16 9 (6.87%) Asset Management
16 9 (6.87%) Middleware
16 9 (6.87%) Perforce
16 9 (6.87%) VBA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.45%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) Oracle BPEL
3 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.76%) Documentum
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 41 (31.30%) MS Office
2 16 (12.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (6.87%) MS Visio
4 7 (5.34%) MS Project
5 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.53%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.76%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 14 (10.69%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.29%) Intranet
2 2 (1.53%) SAN
2 2 (1.53%) 3G
2 2 (1.53%) 2G
2 2 (1.53%) GPRS
2 2 (1.53%) LAN
2 2 (1.53%) WAN
2 2 (1.53%) HSPA
2 2 (1.53%) LTE
2 2 (1.53%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.76%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.76%) SMTP
3 1 (0.76%) DHCP
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) FTP
3 1 (0.76%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) DNS
3 1 (0.76%) UMTS
3 1 (0.76%) GSM
3 1 (0.76%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.69%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.87%) QlikView
5 7 (5.34%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.82%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.29%) MS Access
8 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Power View
9 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.76%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (0.76%) Big Data
10 1 (0.76%) OLAP
10 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle Forms
1 8 (6.11%) Hudson
2 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.53%) JIRA
4 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.76%) Subversion
4 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (29.77%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Retail
3 10 (7.63%) Banking
4 3 (2.29%) Publishing
5 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Billing
6 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (29.77%) Analyst
2 30 (22.90%) Developer
3 11 (8.40%) PMO Analyst
4 10 (7.63%) Software Manager
5 8 (6.11%) Consultant
6 7 (5.34%) Configuration Manager
6 7 (5.34%) Administrator
6 7 (5.34%) SQL Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Help Desk Support
7 6 (4.58%) Release Manager
7 6 (4.58%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Help Desk Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.58%) SOA Developer
7 6 (4.58%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 4 (3.05%) Software Licensing Manager
8 4 (3.05%) SOA Designer
8 4 (3.05%) Designer
8 4 (3.05%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.05%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.69%) .NET
2 9 (6.87%) Middleware
3 8 (6.11%) Web Services
3 8 (6.11%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (5.34%) XML
5 5 (3.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (3.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (2.29%) jQuery
6 3 (2.29%) Underscore.js
6 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (2.29%) HTML
7 2 (1.53%) CSS
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.53%) HTML5
7 2 (1.53%) JSON
7 2 (1.53%) WPF
7 2 (1.53%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.53%) CSS3
7 2 (1.53%) WebSockets
8 1 (0.76%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) NHS
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.53%) Graphic Design
3 2 (1.53%) FMCG
3 2 (1.53%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.76%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.76%) iPad
4 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.76%) Informatics
4 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.76%) Economics
4 1 (0.76%) PDA
4 1 (0.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.98%) Windows
2 8 (6.11%) UNIX
3 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) Linux
4 1 (0.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.76%) VMS
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.79%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (13.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (11.45%) ITIL
3 15 (11.45%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.92%) Configuration Management
5 12 (9.16%) Release Management
6 11 (8.40%) Project Management
7 9 (6.87%) Data Modelling
7 9 (6.87%) Asset Management
8 8 (6.11%) ETL
9 7 (5.34%) SOA
9 7 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.34%) BPEL
9 7 (5.34%) UML
9 7 (5.34%) ITIL V3
9 7 (5.34%) Software Deployment
9 7 (5.34%) Transition Management
10 6 (4.58%) CRM
10 6 (4.58%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.08%) SQL
2 9 (6.87%) VBA
3 8 (6.11%) C#
4 6 (4.58%) Java
5 5 (3.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.53%) C
8 1 (0.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.82%) Degree
3 4 (3.05%) ISEB
4 2 (1.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.53%) PMP
4 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCP
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CCDA
5 1 (0.76%) APMP
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.76%) Netcool
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 92 (70.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.37%) Oracle
3 14 (10.69%) IBM
4 9 (6.87%) Perforce
5 6 (4.58%) VMware
6 3 (2.29%) SAP
6 3 (2.29%) HP
7 2 (1.53%) Cisco
7 2 (1.53%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.53%) Actix
8 1 (0.76%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.76%) Amdocs
8 1 (0.76%) Unica
8 1 (0.76%) Open Text
8 1 (0.76%) Niku
8 1 (0.76%) EMC
8 1 (0.76%) NetApp
8 1 (0.76%) Apple
8 1 (0.76%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago