The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 15 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.28% 3.56% 5.66%
As % of the Applications category 65.22% 69.23% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 6
Median daily rate £458 £313 £251
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.40% +24.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £183 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +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 Liverpool region.

Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.17% 5.14% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Median daily rate £450 £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £183 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.05 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) MS Office
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) MS Project
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) C#
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
6 4 (23.53%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Google
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
7 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
8 2 (11.76%) Internet
8 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
8 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (11.76%) HTML
8 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
8 2 (11.76%) VBScript
8 2 (11.76%) VB
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) MS Access
8 2 (11.76%) CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (29.41%) MS Office
2 4 (23.53%) MS Project
3 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) GIS
1 2 (11.76%) MS Access
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Manager
4 2 (11.76%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) PMO Lead
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.76%) Load Testing
5 2 (11.76%) MVC
5 2 (11.76%) Project Governance
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
5 2 (11.76%) System Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) ERP
6 1 (5.88%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) VBScript
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle