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 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 18 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 24 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.11% 9.67% 6.21%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 67.44% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 2
Median daily rate £294 £101 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+192.28% -65.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £81 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £270 £298
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £11.11 £10.61 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.73% -3.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £10.00 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £15.70 £20.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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 43 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 13.18% 14.33% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 13
Median daily rate £313 £81 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+285.80% -70.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £81 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £269 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 11
Median hourly rate £11.11 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.91 £10.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £16.45 £29.40
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 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 29 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 29 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 - 1
Kegworth -3 5 £77 -4.93%
Leicester -11 5 £465 +66.07% 6
Hinckley - 1 - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 17 (37.78%) SQL
1 17 (37.78%) MS Office
2 14 (31.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.67%) Project Management
4 12 (26.67%) MS Access
5 11 (24.44%) Finance
5 11 (24.44%) Banking
5 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis
6 10 (22.22%) Windows
6 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
7 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
7 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
7 8 (17.78%) Strategic Planning
7 8 (17.78%) Time Management
7 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
8 7 (15.56%) Degree
8 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
9 6 (13.33%) Remedy
9 6 (13.33%) Statistics
9 6 (13.33%) Tableau
10 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.11%) NHS
10 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.89%) .NET
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle
11 4 (8.89%) C#
11 4 (8.89%) Unix
11 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET

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 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Office
2 14 (31.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.22%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (4.44%) DHCP
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) RS-232
2 2 (4.44%) RS-485
2 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
3 1 (2.22%) LAN
3 1 (2.22%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) MS Access
2 10 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (24.44%) Banking
1 11 (24.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (51.11%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Cabling Engineer
2 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Information Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Data Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Developer
5 3 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Information Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.67%) CSS
2 3 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (13.33%) Statistics
3 5 (11.11%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 4 (8.89%) Unix
4 2 (4.44%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 11 (24.44%) Data Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) Performance Management
3 8 (17.78%) Strategic Planning
3 8 (17.78%) Time Management
4 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) Analytics
4 3 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Automation Testing
5 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.44%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (4.44%) ERP
5 2 (4.44%) High Availability
5 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
5 2 (4.44%) SDLC
5 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Validation
5 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) C#
3 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Remedy
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 4 (8.89%) Sun
4 2 (4.44%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) ESRI
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Lotus
5 1 (2.22%) Minitab
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
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