The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 2.99% 7.79% 8.47%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 60.00% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £465 £280 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.07% -2.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £336 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Median hourly rate £11.11 £11.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £10.00 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £16.15 £20.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 20 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 8.98% 12.99% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Median daily rate £350 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Median hourly rate £11.22 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.73% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £17.50 £27.00
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 Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicester region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Leicester region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (31.25%) MS Office
3 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) TickIT
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
6 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Toad
6 2 (12.50%) DNS
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Remedy
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (31.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DHCP
1 2 (12.50%) DNS
1 2 (12.50%) RS-232
1 2 (12.50%) RS-485
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Toad
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Cabling Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Consultant
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) UAT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (6.25%) ICT Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) QA Manual Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Software QA Tester
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.25%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
1 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
1 2 (12.50%) High Availability
1 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
1 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
2 1 (6.25%) SDLC
2 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Test Management
2 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
2 1 (6.25%) V-Model
2 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MCITP
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (12.50%) TickIT
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Sun
4 1 (6.25%) Tableau
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