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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 22 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.05% 3.85% 5.69%
As % of the Applications category 68.75% 30.56% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 6
Median daily rate £450 £165 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -58.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £165 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £213 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 £18.52 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -7.81%
MS Excel
Northamptonshire

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
32 36 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 13.17% 12.59% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 30
Median daily rate £390 £193 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.59% -51.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £113 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £407 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £11.17 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.68% +15.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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 30 August 2016.

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 30 August 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 12 (46.15%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 10 (38.46%) MS Office
5 10 (38.46%) VMware
5 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (34.62%) Boomi
6 9 (34.62%) Power BI
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
6 9 (34.62%) Dell
6 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Deployment
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (19.23%) SuccessFactors
10 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
10 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
10 5 (19.23%) SharePoint

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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
1 5 (19.23%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Boomi
2 5 (19.23%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) NAS
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (34.62%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (34.62%) Power BI
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Architect
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 5 (19.23%) IT Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SSIS Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Power BI Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Strategy Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) BYOD
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (26.92%) Windows XP
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Android
5 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Deployment
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (19.23%) ETL
3 5 (19.23%) SOA
4 4 (15.38%) Functional Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 4 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Database Optimisation
5 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) SDLC
5 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Dell
4 5 (19.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.85%) Apple
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Remedy
5 1 (3.85%) Webroot