The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
Rank 7 7 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 9.72% 14.63% 4.80%
As % of the Applications category 60.87% 47.62% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 6
Median daily rate £345 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £300 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.24 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.34% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 North Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 15.97% 30.73% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 15
Median daily rate £338 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £403 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
York -1 5 £333 +10.83% 1
Middlesbrough - 5 - -
Harrogate +1 3 £375 +25.00% 4
Northallerton +3 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 15 (48.39%) MS Office
3 14 (45.16%) Windows
4 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
6 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
7 8 (25.81%) Project Management
7 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 7 (22.58%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
8 7 (22.58%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) SCCM
10 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
11 4 (12.90%) Symantec
11 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (12.90%) Dell
11 4 (12.90%) Citrix
11 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.90%) DHCP
11 4 (12.90%) DNS
11 4 (12.90%) MCSE
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) Network Security
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) Degree
11 4 (12.90%) Planview

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 9 (29.03%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Office
2 10 (32.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DHCP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Technician
2 4 (12.90%) IT Technician
2 4 (12.90%) Project Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Project Support Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support
4 2 (6.45%) Mobile Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
2 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Project Management
2 7 (22.58%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (12.90%) Disk Encryption
3 4 (12.90%) Document Management
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Password Management
3 4 (12.90%) Project Governance
3 4 (12.90%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.45%) BPMN
4 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) CRM
4 2 (6.45%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.23%) Prototyping
5 1 (3.23%) SDLC
5 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) HNC
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.90%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (12.90%) WSUS
3 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Dell
3 4 (12.90%) Planview
3 4 (12.90%) Symantec
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Sun
5 2 (6.45%) Veritas