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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 60 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 51 99 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.44% 6.41% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 58.58% 48.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 61 35
Median daily rate £400 £325 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £175 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £400 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.55 £8.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.48% +52.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -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
102 169 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.89% 10.95% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 114 73
Median daily rate £400 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £135 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 10
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.04% +22.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 93 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 44 (35.77%) MS Office
3 37 (30.08%) SQL
4 32 (26.02%) Finance
4 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
5 29 (23.58%) Windows
6 27 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (21.95%) MS Project
6 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (19.51%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (17.07%) Project Management
10 20 (16.26%) .NET
11 18 (14.63%) CRM
11 18 (14.63%) Active Directory
12 17 (13.82%) Dynamics CRM
13 16 (13.01%) SharePoint
13 16 (13.01%) C#
14 15 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (12.20%) MS Visio
15 14 (11.38%) Citrix
15 14 (11.38%) ITIL
15 14 (11.38%) Analytics
16 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2
17 12 (9.76%) ERP
17 12 (9.76%) MVC
18 11 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
18 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
18 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
19 10 (8.13%) Network Security

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 16 (13.01%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.07%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.44%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (35.77%) MS Office
2 27 (21.95%) MS Project
3 24 (19.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (12.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (2.44%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.13%) Firewall
1 10 (8.13%) Network Security
2 9 (7.32%) Reverse Proxy
3 4 (3.25%) DNS
3 4 (3.25%) SAN
3 4 (3.25%) VPN
4 3 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.81%) FTP
5 1 (0.81%) Internet
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.81%) LAN
5 1 (0.81%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) WAN
5 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.02%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (8.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (7.32%) Data Mining
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (5.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 7 (5.69%) MS Access
7 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.63%) QlikView
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.81%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (26.02%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.69%) Publishing
4 5 (4.07%) Banking
5 4 (3.25%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) iGaming
7 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (28.46%) Analyst
2 17 (13.82%) Developer
3 9 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
4 8 (6.50%) Architect
4 8 (6.50%) IT Trainer
4 8 (6.50%) Trainer
5 7 (5.69%) Consultant
5 7 (5.69%) Server Engineer
5 7 (5.69%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (5.69%) Technical Leader
6 6 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.88%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) ERP Manager
7 5 (4.07%) ERP Trainer
7 5 (4.07%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Training Manager
7 5 (4.07%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.26%) .NET
2 6 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 6 (4.88%) Middleware
3 5 (4.07%) CSS
3 5 (4.07%) HTML
3 5 (4.07%) XML
4 3 (2.44%) Classic ASP
4 3 (2.44%) CSS3
4 3 (2.44%) HTML5
4 3 (2.44%) jQuery
5 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.63%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.63%) Entity Framework
5 2 (1.63%) Mustache
5 2 (1.63%) Ninject
5 2 (1.63%) NLog
5 2 (1.63%) SignalR
5 2 (1.63%) Underscore.js
5 2 (1.63%) Web Services
6 1 (0.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.69%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.25%) Clustering
3 4 (3.25%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.25%) NHS
3 4 (3.25%) User Experience
4 3 (2.44%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.81%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.81%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.81%) Social Media
6 1 (0.81%) Statistics
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.81%) Video Editing
6 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.58%) Windows
2 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (6.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.07%) Windows 8
4 5 (4.07%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.44%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.63%) Android
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.63%) Linux
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
7 1 (0.81%) Unix
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (21.95%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (17.07%) Project Management
3 18 (14.63%) CRM
4 14 (11.38%) Analytics
4 14 (11.38%) ITIL
5 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2
6 12 (9.76%) ERP
6 12 (9.76%) MVC
7 10 (8.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (8.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (7.32%) Change Management
8 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (6.50%) Information Assurance
9 8 (6.50%) Vulnerability Management
10 7 (5.69%) Business Analysis
10 7 (5.69%) Data Validation
10 7 (5.69%) TDD
10 7 (5.69%) Validation
10 7 (5.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.08%) SQL
2 16 (13.01%) C#
3 9 (7.32%) VBA
4 4 (3.25%) VB
5 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.63%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) Java
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) CCA
3 4 (3.25%) MCP
3 4 (3.25%) MCSA
3 4 (3.25%) MCSE
4 3 (2.44%) MCITP
5 2 (1.63%) Degree
6 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.81%) CISA
6 1 (0.81%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCAD
6 1 (0.81%) MCSD
6 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.81%) PMP
6 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) QA
2 5 (4.07%) SLA
3 3 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.63%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.81%) PMBOK
System Software
1 18 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.63%) XenApp
4 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) DameWare
2 2 (1.63%) SCCM
2 2 (1.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.81%) SCSM
Vendors
1 93 (75.61%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.38%) Citrix
3 10 (8.13%) Cisco
3 10 (8.13%) Oracle
4 9 (7.32%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.25%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Dell
6 2 (1.63%) iManage
6 2 (1.63%) Progress
7 1 (0.81%) Apple
7 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) F5
7 1 (0.81%) Infoblox
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) Juniper
7 1 (0.81%) Polycom
7 1 (0.81%) Proofpoint
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) Twitter
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