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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 60 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 48 102 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.29% 6.38% 6.38%
As % of the Applications category 51.61% 57.95% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 63 48
Median daily rate £325 £363 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £180 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Median hourly rate £15.30 £13.55 £8.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.91% +52.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £9.00 £7.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £13.60 £12.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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
93 176 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.37% 11.00% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 119 94
Median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.50 £13.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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 28 July 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
2 41 (35.34%) MS Office
3 31 (26.72%) Finance
4 30 (25.86%) SQL
5 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
6 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (21.55%) MS PowerPoint
7 25 (21.55%) Windows
8 24 (20.69%) MS Project
9 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (17.24%) Project Management
11 18 (15.52%) SharePoint
12 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
12 17 (14.66%) Citrix
12 17 (14.66%) .NET
13 16 (13.79%) CRM
14 15 (12.93%) Dynamics CRM
15 14 (12.07%) MS Visio
15 14 (12.07%) C#
15 14 (12.07%) Firewall
16 13 (11.21%) MVC
16 13 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (11.21%) ERP
16 13 (11.21%) Cisco
16 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Architecture
16 13 (11.21%) Network Security
16 13 (11.21%) Analytics
17 12 (10.34%) Windows Server
17 12 (10.34%) Reverse Proxy

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 18 (15.52%) 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
5 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.86%) SAS
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (35.34%) MS Office
2 25 (21.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (20.69%) MS Project
4 14 (12.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.86%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) 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 10 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.07%) Firewall
2 13 (11.21%) Network Security
3 12 (10.34%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (3.45%) VPN
5 3 (2.59%) DHCP
5 3 (2.59%) SAN
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.86%) FTP
6 1 (0.86%) Internet
6 1 (0.86%) Intranet
6 1 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.86%) LAN
6 1 (0.86%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.86%) SSL
6 1 (0.86%) WAN
6 1 (0.86%) WebEx
6 1 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.03%) Data Mining
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.31%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (4.31%) MS Access
4 5 (4.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.72%) QlikView
6 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.86%) OLAP
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.86%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.72%) JIRA
2 2 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.90%) Publishing
4 5 (4.31%) Banking
5 4 (3.45%) Legal
6 3 (2.59%) Games
7 2 (1.72%) iGaming
8 1 (0.86%) Law
8 1 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.86%) Retail
8 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Analyst
2 18 (15.52%) Developer
3 10 (8.62%) Technical Leader
4 9 (7.76%) Architect
4 9 (7.76%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (6.03%) .NET Developer
5 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (6.03%) Consultant
5 7 (6.03%) PMO Analyst
5 7 (6.03%) Server Engineer
5 7 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.31%) Administrator
6 5 (4.31%) IT Manager
6 5 (4.31%) IT Trainer
6 5 (4.31%) Service Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.31%) Trainer
6 5 (4.31%) Windows Server Engineer
7 4 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.66%) .NET
2 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.03%) Middleware
4 5 (4.31%) CSS
4 5 (4.31%) HTML
5 4 (3.45%) CSS3
5 4 (3.45%) HTML5
6 2 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.72%) Backbone.js
6 2 (1.72%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.72%) jQuery
6 2 (1.72%) Mustache
6 2 (1.72%) Ninject
6 2 (1.72%) NLog
6 2 (1.72%) SignalR
6 2 (1.72%) Underscore.js
6 2 (1.72%) XML
7 1 (0.86%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.86%) Web Services
7 1 (0.86%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.45%) Clustering
3 4 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.45%) NHS
3 4 (3.45%) User Experience
4 3 (2.59%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.72%) Statistics
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%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.86%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.86%) PKI
6 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.86%) Social Media
6 1 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.86%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.55%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.03%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.31%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.72%) Android
6 2 (1.72%) Linux
6 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Unix
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (17.24%) Project Management
3 16 (13.79%) CRM
4 13 (11.21%) Analytics
4 13 (11.21%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (11.21%) ERP
4 13 (11.21%) MVC
5 11 (9.48%) Information Assurance
5 11 (9.48%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (8.62%) ITIL
6 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.90%) Change Management
8 8 (6.90%) TDD
8 8 (6.90%) Use Case
9 7 (6.03%) Information Architecture
9 7 (6.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 30 (25.86%) SQL
2 14 (12.07%) C#
3 5 (4.31%) VBA
4 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.72%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.86%) Java
5 1 (0.86%) PHP
5 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.86%) VB
5 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.31%) MCSE
2 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) CCA
3 4 (3.45%) MCP
3 4 (3.45%) MCSA
4 3 (2.59%) MCITP
5 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.86%) CISA
5 1 (0.86%) CISSP
5 1 (0.86%) Degree
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.86%) MCAD
5 1 (0.86%) MCSD
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.86%) PMP
5 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 5 (4.31%) SLA
3 3 (2.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.86%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) PMBOK
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.72%) XenApp
5 1 (0.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) DameWare
2 2 (1.72%) SCCM
2 2 (1.72%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.86%) SCSM
Vendors
1 85 (73.28%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.66%) Citrix
3 13 (11.21%) Cisco
4 12 (10.34%) Intel Security
5 11 (9.48%) Oracle
6 5 (4.31%) VMware
7 2 (1.72%) Dell
7 2 (1.72%) Progress
8 1 (0.86%) Apple
8 1 (0.86%) Brocade
8 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.86%) EMC
8 1 (0.86%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.86%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.86%) Juniper
8 1 (0.86%) Lotus
8 1 (0.86%) Netezza
8 1 (0.86%) Polycom
8 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.86%) Remedy
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