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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.78% 9.70% 2.78%
As % of the Applications category 43.48% 84.21% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate
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£388 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.62% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £369 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +69.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £30.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.62 £30.00 £21.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
Yorkshire

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 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 11.00% 11.52% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 4
Average daily rate £375 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £100 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £435 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.50 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.61 £28.50 £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harrogate 0 3 - - 2
York 0 3 £394 +35.77% 9
Middlesbrough - - - - 1
Selby - - - -
Skipton - - - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) MS Office
3 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (33.33%) ITIL
4 10 (33.33%) Windows
5 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
6 7 (23.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) Service Management
7 5 (16.67%) Remedy
8 4 (13.33%) VMware
8 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
8 4 (13.33%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
8 4 (13.33%) SQL
8 4 (13.33%) Content Management
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
9 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (10.00%) LAN
9 3 (10.00%) CRM
9 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco
9 3 (10.00%) Internet
9 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
10 2 (6.67%) Project Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (56.67%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.33%) MSTest
2 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Testing Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) NHS
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (26.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
3 4 (13.33%) Content Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
6 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) Epicor
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe
5 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
York
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
York
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 21 days ago