The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.07% 2.73% 4.72%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 24.39% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 10
Median daily rate £350 £225 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -38.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £177 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £285 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £16.83 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.32% 11.20% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 30
Median daily rate £225 £210 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £113 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £364 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 4
Median hourly rate £13.25 £11.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.27 £10.20 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £19.70 £18.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Northampton +6 12 £400 +77.77% 3
Kettering - 2 £145 - 3
Wellingborough - 1 - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 8 (36.36%) ITIL
6 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
6 7 (31.82%) VMware
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
7 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) Dell
8 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
8 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (22.73%) Power BI
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
9 4 (18.18%) Boomi
9 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (18.18%) SOA
9 4 (18.18%) ETL
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Boomi
1 4 (18.18%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
2 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (22.73%) Power BI
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) DTS
5 1 (4.55%) Looker
5 1 (4.55%) OLAP
5 1 (4.55%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.55%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Service Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) IT Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (18.18%) ETL
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Affiliate Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Analytics
5 1 (4.55%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (4.55%) Campaign Management
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Segmentation
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Email Marketing
5 1 (4.55%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) VB
2 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Dell
4 4 (18.18%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Webroot
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