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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 7 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 28 48 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.89% 13.87% 9.04%
As % of the Applications category 71.79% 78.69% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 2
Median daily rate £250 £81 £183
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+208.64% -55.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £78 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £340 £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.80 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% +15.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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
39 61 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.78% 17.63% 16.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 12
Median daily rate £294 £81 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+262.65% -64.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £78 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £293 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £21.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Loughborough - 9 £300 -
Kegworth -2 7 £77 -4.93%
Leicester -17 5 £380 +54.31% 3
Hinckley - 1 - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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

1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.73%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (26.53%) Project Management
6 12 (24.49%) MS Access
6 12 (24.49%) Banking
6 12 (24.49%) Finance
7 11 (22.45%) Data Analysis
8 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
9 9 (18.37%) Windows
10 8 (16.33%) Strategic Planning
10 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
10 8 (16.33%) Time Management
10 8 (16.33%) Performance Management
10 8 (16.33%) Data Quality
11 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.24%) Remedy
12 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
12 6 (12.24%) Statistics
12 6 (12.24%) Degree
13 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (10.20%) Tableau
13 5 (10.20%) NHS
13 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
13 5 (10.20%) Oracle
14 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
14 4 (8.16%) .NET
14 4 (8.16%) C#
14 4 (8.16%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 16 (32.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.08%) ResourceLink
2 1 (2.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.04%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.04%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) RS-232
2 2 (4.08%) RS-485
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) Intranet
3 1 (2.04%) LAN
3 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) MS Access
2 10 (20.41%) Relational Database
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.04%) ReportNet
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (4.08%) Toad
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.04%) Selenium
2 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (24.49%) Banking
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.94%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) Cabling Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Service Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Information Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) .NET
1 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
2 3 (6.12%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.04%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.24%) Statistics
3 5 (10.20%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.04%) RIA
5 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows XP
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
4 2 (4.08%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) Project Management
2 11 (22.45%) Data Analysis
3 8 (16.33%) Performance Management
3 8 (16.33%) Strategic Planning
3 8 (16.33%) Time Management
4 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (4.08%) Migration
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.08%) SDLC
5 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (4.08%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 4 (8.16%) C#
2 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) CCNA
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.04%) HNC
4 1 (2.04%) ISEB
4 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.08%) QA
3 2 (4.08%) TickIT
4 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Remedy
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Tableau
4 4 (8.16%) Sun
5 2 (4.08%) Cognos
5 2 (4.08%) HP
6 1 (2.04%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) ESRI
6 1 (2.04%) Google
6 1 (2.04%) Lotus
6 1 (2.04%) Minitab
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 23 days ago