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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 16 20 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.78% 6.33% 10.42%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 58.82% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 7
Median daily rate £350 £313 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £265 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 Leicester region.

Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.95% 10.76% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 11
Median daily rate £375 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £325 £273
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +300.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Time Management
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) HTML
6 2 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (12.50%) .NET
6 2 (12.50%) MS Office
6 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
6 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) Ansible
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) git-flow

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:

Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Profibus
2 1 (6.25%) RS-232
2 1 (6.25%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) git-flow
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Cabling Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) ASP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Development Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Excel Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) BDD
3 2 (12.50%) Scrum
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) BPR
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ETL
4 1 (6.25%) Pay per click
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Brio
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Coremetrics
2 1 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (6.25%) Omniture
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Remedy
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £150 - £180 per day + Overtime & Training Packages
Posted: 20 days ago