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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 72 77 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.05% 7.13% 6.72%
As % of the Applications category 59.02% 53.47% 48.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 35
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £413 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 7
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.05 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.58 £15.00 £54.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.38 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +0.87%
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
122 144 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.24% 13.33% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 95 54
Average daily rate £320 £305 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.40 £9.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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.

1 105 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 42 (29.79%) Finance
3 40 (28.37%) MS Office
4 30 (21.28%) SQL
5 28 (19.86%) Oracle
6 24 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
8 20 (14.18%) .NET
8 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (13.48%) MS PowerPoint
9 19 (13.48%) NHS
10 16 (11.35%) ITIL
10 16 (11.35%) Windows
10 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
11 15 (10.64%) PRINCE2
11 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (9.93%) IBM
12 14 (9.93%) Configuration Management
13 13 (9.22%) Retail
13 13 (9.22%) Oracle BPM
14 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (8.51%) Release Management
14 12 (8.51%) Project Management
14 12 (8.51%) C#
15 11 (7.80%) ETL
15 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (7.09%) Banking
16 10 (7.09%) MS Visio
16 10 (7.09%) VBA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (11.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.26%) Oracle BPEL
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.71%) Documentum
4 1 (0.71%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (28.37%) MS Office
2 19 (13.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (7.09%) MS Visio
4 8 (5.67%) MS Project
5 3 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.42%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.71%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (9.22%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.13%) GPRS
1 3 (2.13%) 3G
1 3 (2.13%) 2G
1 3 (2.13%) HSPA
1 3 (2.13%) Intranet
2 2 (1.42%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.42%) LTE
2 2 (1.42%) LAN
2 2 (1.42%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) SMTP
3 1 (0.71%) DHCP
3 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.71%) FTP
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
3 1 (0.71%) DNS
3 1 (0.71%) SAN
3 1 (0.71%) DMZ
3 1 (0.71%) UMTS
3 1 (0.71%) GSM
3 1 (0.71%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.67%) QlikView
6 7 (4.96%) Oracle ODI
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.55%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.84%) MS Access
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.71%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.71%) Big Data
11 1 (0.71%) OLAP
11 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Oracle Forms
1 7 (4.96%) Hudson
2 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (29.79%) Finance
2 13 (9.22%) Retail
3 10 (7.09%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Billing
5 1 (0.71%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 43 (30.50%) Analyst
2 32 (22.70%) Developer
3 11 (7.80%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (6.38%) Software Manager
4 9 (6.38%) Consultant
5 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
6 7 (4.96%) Information Analyst
7 6 (4.26%) Release Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Configuration Manager
7 6 (4.26%) SOA Developer
7 6 (4.26%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 5 (3.55%) Designer
8 5 (3.55%) MI Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Service Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) .NET Developer
8 5 (3.55%) SQL Developer
8 5 (3.55%) Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.18%) .NET
2 8 (5.67%) Middleware
3 7 (4.96%) Web Services
3 7 (4.96%) XML
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (4.26%) Underscore.js
4 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 6 (4.26%) jQuery
5 5 (3.55%) COM
5 5 (3.55%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (2.84%) SignalR
6 4 (2.84%) NLog
6 4 (2.84%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.84%) Ninject
6 4 (2.84%) Backbone.js
6 4 (2.84%) Mustache
6 4 (2.84%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.42%) JSON
7 2 (1.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) NHS
2 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.42%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.42%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.42%) FMCG
5 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.71%) Applied Mathematics
5 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.71%) Informatics
5 1 (0.71%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.71%) Economics
5 1 (0.71%) PDA
5 1 (0.71%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.35%) Windows
2 7 (4.96%) UNIX
3 4 (2.84%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.71%) Linux
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (14.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (11.35%) ITIL
4 15 (10.64%) PRINCE2
5 14 (9.93%) Configuration Management
6 12 (8.51%) Project Management
6 12 (8.51%) Release Management
7 11 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (7.80%) ETL
8 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (6.38%) Data Modelling
9 9 (6.38%) Asset Management
10 8 (5.67%) CRM
11 7 (4.96%) UML
11 7 (4.96%) Service Management
11 7 (4.96%) SOA
11 7 (4.96%) Software Deployment
11 7 (4.96%) Transition Management
11 7 (4.96%) ITIL V3
12 6 (4.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.28%) SQL
2 12 (8.51%) C#
3 10 (7.09%) VBA
4 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.26%) Java
6 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.13%) C
8 1 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (4.26%) Degree
4 5 (3.55%) ISEB
5 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) MCP
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
6 1 (0.71%) CCDA
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) PMP
6 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.71%) APMP
6 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.71%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.71%) Netcool
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 105 (74.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (19.86%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) IBM
4 8 (5.67%) Perforce
5 5 (3.55%) VMware
6 3 (2.13%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) Mapinfo
6 3 (2.13%) HP
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco
7 2 (1.42%) Amdocs
7 2 (1.42%) Actix
7 2 (1.42%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.71%) Unica
8 1 (0.71%) OpenText
8 1 (0.71%) Niku
8 1 (0.71%) EMC
8 1 (0.71%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.71%) Apple
8 1 (0.71%) Sage
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £13.71 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fusion Experience
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago