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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 36 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 56 76 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.12% 5.51% 6.17%
As % of the Applications category 57.14% 64.96% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 37
Median daily rate £338 £316 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £232 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £439 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.90 £16.00 £12.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.14% +31.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.60 £11.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £17.70 £13.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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
98 117 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 8.97% 8.48% 10.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 70 71
Median daily rate £338 £325 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £16.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.90 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.70 £16.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 2017, 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 77 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 24 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (21.90%) MS Office
3 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
4 21 (20.00%) SQL
5 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (16.19%) SharePoint
7 15 (14.29%) Windows
7 15 (14.29%) Project Management
8 14 (13.33%) Migration
8 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
8 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
10 11 (10.48%) Finance
11 10 (9.52%) VMware
11 10 (9.52%) Cisco
11 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
12 9 (8.57%) VBA
12 9 (8.57%) .NET
12 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
12 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
12 9 (8.57%) Analytics
13 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
13 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
13 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (7.62%) OO
13 8 (7.62%) MS Project
13 8 (7.62%) MS Access

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 17 (16.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (3.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.86%) Apache
4 3 (2.86%) CMS
4 3 (2.86%) Plone
4 3 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.86%) SilverStripe
5 2 (1.90%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.95%) SAS
6 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (21.90%) MS Office
2 8 (7.62%) MS Project
3 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.76%) Office 365
3 1 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
3 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) SAN
2 5 (4.76%) Firewall
3 4 (3.81%) Internet
3 4 (3.81%) Network Security
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.86%) Intranet
4 3 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.90%) DNS
5 2 (1.90%) FCoE
5 2 (1.90%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.90%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.95%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.95%) IOS XR
6 1 (0.95%) LAN
6 1 (0.95%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.62%) MS Access
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.81%) QlikView
7 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (2.86%) MySQL
9 2 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.90%) Power BI
10 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.76%) MSTest
3 1 (0.95%) Appium
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 11 (10.48%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Publishing
3 5 (4.76%) Banking
3 5 (4.76%) Legal
3 5 (4.76%) Retail
3 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.81%) Billing
5 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.90%) Military
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Developer
2 26 (24.76%) Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) SQL Developer
3 11 (10.48%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
5 8 (7.62%) T-SQL Developer
6 7 (6.67%) Consultant
6 7 (6.67%) Support Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Administrator
8 5 (4.76%) Business Developer
8 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 5 (4.76%) Tester
9 4 (3.81%) Architect
9 4 (3.81%) IT Support
9 4 (3.81%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) .NET
2 6 (5.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.71%) Entity Framework
3 5 (4.76%) ActiveX
3 5 (4.76%) ADO
3 5 (4.76%) DAO
4 4 (3.81%) HTML
5 3 (2.86%) CSS
6 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.95%) COM
6 1 (0.95%) MDX
6 1 (0.95%) Node.js
6 1 (0.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.57%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) User Experience
5 3 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.90%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.90%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.90%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) Tandem
7 1 (0.95%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.29%) Windows
2 8 (7.62%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.90%) Linux
3 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.90%) SUSE
3 2 (1.90%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.29%) Project Management
4 14 (13.33%) Migration
5 11 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 9 (8.57%) Analytics
8 8 (7.62%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.62%) OO
9 7 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.67%) DevOps
9 7 (6.67%) ITIL
9 7 (6.67%) Kanban
9 7 (6.67%) Manual Testing
10 6 (5.71%) MVC
10 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.71%) SOLID
11 5 (4.76%) Database Theory
11 5 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) SQL
2 14 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (8.57%) VBA
4 7 (6.67%) C#
5 5 (4.76%) VB
6 3 (2.86%) PHP
7 2 (1.90%) C
8 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.95%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) Degree
3 4 (3.81%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.90%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.90%) CCA
5 2 (1.90%) MCDST
5 2 (1.90%) MCSE
5 2 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.95%) CCNP
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) PMO
2 3 (2.86%) SLA
3 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.90%) QA
4 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (10.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.90%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.90%) vSphere
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.95%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.95%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.95%) OPNET
Vendors
1 77 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Cisco
2 10 (9.52%) VMware
3 8 (7.62%) Citrix
4 5 (4.76%) SAP
5 4 (3.81%) Brocade
6 3 (2.86%) F5
6 3 (2.86%) HP
6 3 (2.86%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.90%) EMC
7 2 (1.90%) Tableau
7 2 (1.90%) Xerox
8 1 (0.95%) BMC
8 1 (0.95%) Dell
8 1 (0.95%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.95%) IBM
8 1 (0.95%) Lotus
8 1 (0.95%) Motorola
8 1 (0.95%) TippingPoint
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