The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 9.04% 4.94% 2.51%
As % of the Applications category 59.26% 53.33% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £300 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £137 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £580 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
MS Excel
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Applications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 15.25% 9.26% 6.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 10
Median daily rate £349 £200 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.37% -52.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £110 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £30.04 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.28% -
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 Luton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Luton region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 2 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 Luton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 14 (38.89%) SOA
4 13 (36.11%) Microservices
5 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (33.33%) REST
5 12 (33.33%) SOAP
5 12 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 10 (27.78%) C#
6 10 (27.78%) .NET
7 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
8 8 (22.22%) Middleware
8 8 (22.22%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) ITIL
8 8 (22.22%) AOP
8 8 (22.22%) TDD
9 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
10 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
10 6 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (13.89%) SLA
11 5 (13.89%) NHS
11 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
11 5 (13.89%) Migration
11 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (13.89%) WCF
11 5 (13.89%) Data Integration
12 4 (11.11%) SaaS
12 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 4 (11.11%) JBoss
2 3 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) Mule
4 1 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
1 3 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (8.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Architect
2 10 (27.78%) Technical Architect
3 8 (22.22%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) CRM Architect
5 3 (8.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Integration Developer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) Messaging Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.33%) SOA Designer
5 3 (8.33%) SOA Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) REST
1 12 (33.33%) SOAP
2 10 (27.78%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) Middleware
4 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (13.89%) WCF
5 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (8.33%) MSMQ
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (13.89%) Data Integration
3 5 (13.89%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.78%) iPhone
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) VxWorks
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Software Engineering
2 14 (38.89%) SOA
3 13 (36.11%) Microservices
4 12 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (22.22%) AOP
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) TDD
7 6 (16.67%) Low Latency
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Case Management
10 3 (8.33%) CRM
10 3 (8.33%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) UML
10 3 (8.33%) User Stories
10 3 (8.33%) Validation
10 3 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) Ada
2 3 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.78%) VCP5
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) Apple
4 3 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.78%) Veeam
6 1 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) WSO2
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