The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 24 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.16% 16.03% 7.72%
As % of the Applications category 64.86% 79.17% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
Median daily rate £140 £323 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.58% +69.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £103 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £9.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.92% +257.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 48 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.59% 20.25% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 25
Median daily rate £273 £320 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.84% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £106 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £350 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.92% +225.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £32.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £32.50 £28.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth +1 9 £85 -25.55%
Leicester -11 8 £300 -14.28% 9
Hinckley - 1 - - 1
Market Harborough - 1 £500 -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.00%) Windows
3 21 (42.00%) Finance
4 19 (38.00%) MS Office
5 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 15 (30.00%) Financial Institution
7 14 (28.00%) Wireless
8 13 (26.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 13 (26.00%) SQL
9 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
10 9 (18.00%) Chat Support
11 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
11 6 (12.00%) CRM
11 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (12.00%) Banking
12 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
12 5 (10.00%) CSS
12 5 (10.00%) C#
13 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
13 4 (8.00%) .NET
13 4 (8.00%) Remedy
13 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
13 4 (8.00%) Migration
13 4 (8.00%) Web Development
13 4 (8.00%) Northgate
13 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (8.00%) Time Management
13 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 19 (38.00%) MS Office
2 13 (26.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.00%) InDesign
4 1 (2.00%) MS Project
4 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.00%) Wireless
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 2 (4.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (2.00%) Profibus
4 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.00%) SAN
4 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) git-flow
2 2 (4.00%) Selenium
2 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 15 (30.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (12.00%) Banking
4 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.00%) Marketing
6 2 (4.00%) Back Office
7 1 (2.00%) Games
7 1 (2.00%) Local Government
7 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
7 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Analyst
2 14 (28.00%) Service Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (22.00%) IT Analyst
5 9 (18.00%) Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Systems Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Access Control Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Cabling Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) CSS
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 2 (4.00%) Spring
5 1 (2.00%) HTML5
5 1 (2.00%) jQuery
5 1 (2.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.00%) CMDB
4 1 (2.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 9 (18.00%) Chat Support
3 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (12.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Time Management
5 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Web Development
6 3 (6.00%) Change Management
6 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.00%) People Management
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) TDD
6 3 (6.00%) UML
7 2 (4.00%) ITSM
7 2 (4.00%) Search Engine Marketing
7 2 (4.00%) SEO
7 2 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.00%) C#
4 2 (4.00%) C
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) AirWatch
1 2 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 31 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Northgate
2 4 (8.00%) Remedy
3 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Brio
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) Citrix
4 2 (4.00%) Cognos
4 2 (4.00%) Coremetrics
4 2 (4.00%) HP
4 2 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.00%) Omniture
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Meraki
5 1 (2.00%) Sophos
5 1 (2.00%) Veeam
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
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