The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 20 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 3 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.05% 1.51% 9.89%
As % of the Applications category 44.68% 15.79% 50.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 9
Median daily rate £325 £406 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £401 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 17
Median hourly rate £15.75 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 Northampton region.

Applications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 19 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.54% 9.55% 19.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 19
Median daily rate £313 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £220 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 18
Median hourly rate £12.38 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.75% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.95 £10.16 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
3 24 (50.00%) ITIL
4 21 (43.75%) MS Office
4 21 (43.75%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (39.58%) Power BI
6 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (33.33%) Windows
8 15 (31.25%) Dell
8 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (31.25%) VMware
8 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (31.25%) Boomi
8 15 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (22.92%) Finance
10 11 (22.92%) Windows XP
10 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
11 10 (20.83%) Functional Testing
11 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (18.75%) Banking
12 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (43.75%) MS Office
2 6 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Boomi
2 5 (10.42%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (6.25%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) NAS
1 6 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) 3G
2 1 (2.08%) DHCP
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) VPN
2 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (39.58%) Power BI
3 18 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Power View
9 4 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 9 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
2 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Integration Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) SSIS Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Business Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Designer
5 5 (10.42%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.25%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Power BI Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 4 (8.33%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Data Integration
2 4 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 3 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) BYOD
4 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Windows 7
2 11 (22.92%) Windows XP
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) ITIL
2 19 (39.58%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Deployment
3 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (22.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Functional Testing
5 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
5 10 (20.83%) System Integration Testing
6 9 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (16.67%) Coaching
7 8 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.42%) ETL
9 5 (10.42%) SOA
10 4 (8.33%) ITSM
10 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Service Management
10 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) VB
4 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.08%) MCITP
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.33%) ISO 9001
3 2 (4.17%) SLA
4 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Dell
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Webroot
4 5 (10.42%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (2.08%) Remedy
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