The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.37% 6.08% 8.33%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 34.38% 55.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Median daily rate £350 £363 £78
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +367.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 64 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 7.87% 17.68% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 9
Median daily rate £295 £350 £78
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +351.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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 Merseyside

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 June 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 June 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
Liverpool -1 10 £350 - 6
Southport -1 2 £338 -10.00%
Wirral -2 2 - - 1
Bootle - 1 £450 -
MS Excel
North West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 8 (27.59%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) IIS
6 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (10.34%) MS Access
7 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
7 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 3 (10.34%) Unix
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) .NET
7 3 (10.34%) MySQL
7 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.34%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (10.34%) Management Information System

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (13.79%) IIS
1 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) MS Access
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.90%) Power BI
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Essbase
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) JIRA
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) YouTrack
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Data Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Communications Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) PMO Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Programmer
4 2 (6.90%) Project Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Service Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) .NET
1 3 (10.34%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.90%) Autofac
2 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) SAML
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) Spring
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) XSD
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) CSS
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) CESG
3 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) ETL
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.34%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) Database Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) OWASP
4 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (6.90%) Spend Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) MCITP
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
Vendors
1 26 (89.66%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Ariba
3 2 (6.90%) BT
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) EMC
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) ArcSight
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) Siebel
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau
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