The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 39 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 69 106 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.19% 5.44% 5.81%
As % of the Applications category 53.49% 51.71% 44.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 43
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £160 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 25
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £18.10 £16.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
129 205 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.84% 10.53% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 122 111
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £150 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 38
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.60 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +4.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £9.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £25.00 £17.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Salford -5 3 £401 +233.85%
Bolton - 2 £230 - 3
Stockport -9 1 - - 5
Bury - 1 - -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 109 (68.13%) Microsoft
2 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
3 40 (25.00%) Windows
4 38 (23.75%) SQL
5 35 (21.88%) Active Directory
6 31 (19.38%) MS Office
6 31 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
9 26 (16.25%) Finance
10 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (11.25%) Firewall
13 16 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (10.00%) ERP
13 16 (10.00%) .NET
14 15 (9.38%) SAP
14 15 (9.38%) Cisco
14 15 (9.38%) Windows Server
15 14 (8.75%) Windows 7
15 14 (8.75%) CRM
15 14 (8.75%) VMware
16 13 (8.13%) ETL
17 12 (7.50%) SOA
17 12 (7.50%) ITIL
17 12 (7.50%) JavaScript
17 12 (7.50%) PowerShell
18 11 (6.88%) PaaS
18 11 (6.88%) System Testing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (6.88%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (5.00%) CMS
3 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.38%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.13%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.25%) SAS
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.25%) WordPress
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 31 (19.38%) MS Office
2 10 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (6.25%) MS Project
3 5 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.88%) SAP BPC
3 3 (1.88%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.88%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.88%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.88%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (6.88%) PaaS
4 8 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (5.00%) Office 365
4 8 (5.00%) SaaS
5 5 (3.13%) IaaS
6 3 (1.88%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (1.25%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.63%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.25%) Firewall
2 9 (5.63%) LAN
2 9 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 8 (5.00%) WAN
4 7 (4.38%) DHCP
4 7 (4.38%) DNS
4 7 (4.38%) VLAN
4 7 (4.38%) WebEx
5 6 (3.75%) SAN
5 6 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.50%) VPN
7 3 (1.88%) FTP
8 2 (1.25%) 3G
8 2 (1.25%) HTTP
8 2 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (1.25%) IP Telephony
8 2 (1.25%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.25%) Network Security
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.63%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.38%) MS Access
5 7 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.50%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.88%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.25%) Power BI
8 2 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (0.63%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.63%) DTS
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.63%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.88%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.63%) Selenium
3 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (16.25%) Finance
2 8 (5.00%) Advertising
3 6 (3.75%) Marketing
4 5 (3.13%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.50%) Banking
6 3 (1.88%) Legal
6 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.25%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (1.25%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (22.50%) Developer
2 34 (21.25%) Analyst
3 19 (11.88%) Architect
3 19 (11.88%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (8.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 13 (8.13%) Consultant
4 13 (8.13%) SQL Developer
5 12 (7.50%) Administrator
6 10 (6.25%) Azure Architect
7 9 (5.63%) IT Consultant
7 9 (5.63%) Security Consultant
7 9 (5.63%) SQL BI Developer
8 8 (5.00%) Data Analyst
8 8 (5.00%) IT Security Consultant
9 7 (4.38%) CMS Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Cognos BI Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Cognos Developer
9 7 (4.38%) SAP BI Developer
9 7 (4.38%) SAP Developer
9 7 (4.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.00%) .NET
2 10 (6.25%) CSS
2 10 (6.25%) HTML
3 9 (5.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.00%) Web Services
5 7 (4.38%) .NET Framework
5 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (4.38%) Entity Framework
5 7 (4.38%) HTML5
6 6 (3.75%) EDI
7 3 (1.88%) SOAP
8 2 (1.25%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.63%) Drools
9 1 (0.63%) ISPF
9 1 (0.63%) J2EE
9 1 (0.63%) MDX
9 1 (0.63%) Middleware
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.63%) SAML
9 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.88%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.50%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.88%) NHS
6 2 (1.25%) Blog
6 2 (1.25%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.25%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.25%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.25%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.25%) Social Media
6 2 (1.25%) Social Network
7 1 (0.63%) CMDB
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) iSeries
7 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.63%) Robotics
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 40 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.75%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.75%) Linux
6 6 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.50%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.88%) Unix
9 2 (1.25%) CentOS
9 2 (1.25%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (10.00%) ERP
4 14 (8.75%) CRM
5 13 (8.13%) ETL
6 12 (7.50%) ITIL
6 12 (7.50%) SOA
7 11 (6.88%) Migration
7 11 (6.88%) System Testing
8 10 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 9 (5.63%) ETL Development
9 9 (5.63%) Information Security
9 9 (5.63%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (5.63%) Project Management
10 8 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 7 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.38%) Content Management
11 7 (4.38%) MVC
11 7 (4.38%) Process Improvement
11 7 (4.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (23.75%) SQL
2 12 (7.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 11 (6.88%) C#
4 7 (4.38%) VBA
5 5 (3.13%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.88%) C++
6 3 (1.88%) VB
7 2 (1.25%) C
7 2 (1.25%) Java
8 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.63%) JCL
8 1 (0.63%) Perl
8 1 (0.63%) Python
8 1 (0.63%) VB6
8 1 (0.63%) VBScript
8 1 (0.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.25%) CISSP
2 8 (5.00%) Degree
2 8 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.38%) CISMP
4 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.50%) CCNA
5 4 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.50%) ISEB
6 3 (1.88%) MCSE
6 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.25%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.25%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.25%) MCSA
8 1 (0.63%) CASP
8 1 (0.63%) CCIE
8 1 (0.63%) CISA
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.63%) MCP
8 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) QA
2 9 (5.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (4.38%) COBIT
3 7 (4.38%) ISO27002
4 5 (3.13%) SLA
5 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.25%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.63%) P3O
System Software
1 35 (21.88%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.75%) XenApp
3 4 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (1.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.63%) NDS
5 1 (0.63%) NFS
5 1 (0.63%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.63%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.63%) Xen
5 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 109 (68.13%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.38%) Cisco
2 15 (9.38%) SAP
3 14 (8.75%) VMware
4 10 (6.25%) Citrix
5 9 (5.63%) Cognos
5 9 (5.63%) Oracle
6 8 (5.00%) Sitecore
7 6 (3.75%) ForgeRock
8 4 (2.50%) Altiris
9 3 (1.88%) Ariba
9 3 (1.88%) Concur
9 3 (1.88%) Dell
9 3 (1.88%) HP
9 3 (1.88%) IBM
9 3 (1.88%) Intel Security
10 2 (1.25%) Clearswift
10 2 (1.25%) Facebook
10 2 (1.25%) Google
10 2 (1.25%) Twitter
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