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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 2 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 32 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 11.90% 19.86% 14.71%
As % of the Applications category 84.21% 91.80% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 10
Median daily rate £93 £338 £231
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.59% +45.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £73 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £395 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 12
Median hourly rate £11.56 £12.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £9.80 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £33.30 £37.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.80
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -8.24%
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
38 61 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.13% 21.63% 22.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 14 19
Median daily rate £102 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-70.85% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £79 £70 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £9.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £47.50 £32.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 18 £83 -
Leicester -17 9 £350 - 8
Hinckley - 1 £200 -
Market Harborough - 1 £500 -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 24 (50.00%) MS Office
3 21 (43.75%) Windows
4 20 (41.67%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) Finance
6 17 (35.42%) MS PowerPoint
7 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 14 (29.17%) Financial Institution
9 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 9 (18.75%) Wireless
10 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
11 8 (16.67%) Banking
12 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
12 7 (14.58%) Project Management
12 7 (14.58%) CRM
13 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
13 6 (12.50%) CSS
13 6 (12.50%) C#
13 6 (12.50%) .NET
13 6 (12.50%) Migration
14 5 (10.42%) Remedy
14 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
14 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
14 5 (10.42%) Northgate
14 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (8.33%) jQuery
15 4 (8.33%) Time Management
15 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
15 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning

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 24 (50.00%) MS Office
2 17 (35.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.08%) InDesign
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project
4 1 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.08%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Adobe Analytics
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) Wireless
2 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) MS Access
3 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) Toad
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Financial Institution
3 8 (16.67%) Banking
4 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.33%) Back Office
6 3 (6.25%) Marketing
7 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Service Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Developer
3 10 (20.83%) IT Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Developer
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Information Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Access Control Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
1 6 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) HTML5
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) NHS
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Informatics
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.08%) Unix
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Incident Management
2 7 (14.58%) CRM
2 7 (14.58%) Project Management
3 6 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (10.42%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
5 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.33%) Time Management
5 4 (8.33%) Web Development
6 3 (6.25%) Change Management
6 3 (6.25%) People Management
7 2 (4.17%) Analytics
7 2 (4.17%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (4.17%) Market Research
7 2 (4.17%) SEO
7 2 (4.17%) UML
7 2 (4.17%) V-Model
7 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) C
7 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (60.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Northgate
2 5 (10.42%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) Sun
4 3 (6.25%) Tableau
5 2 (4.17%) Brio
5 2 (4.17%) Cognos
5 2 (4.17%) Coremetrics
5 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.17%) Omniture
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.08%) Adobe
6 1 (2.08%) Citrix
6 1 (2.08%) ESRI
6 1 (2.08%) Minitab
6 1 (2.08%) Sybase
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