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 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% 6.12% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 15.38% 69.23% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £275 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -32.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.01%
MS Excel
Merseyside

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
13 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.91% 8.84% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 6
Median daily rate £288 £218 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% -33.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -18.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

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
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 27 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
5 3 (27.27%) Internet
5 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (18.18%) ETL
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 1 (9.09%) Power BI
7 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (9.09%) Finance

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) Essbase
4 1 (9.09%) GIS
4 1 (9.09%) MS Access
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI
4 1 (9.09%) Siebel EIM
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Entry Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Power BI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) VBA Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 2 (18.18%) ETL
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Entry
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel