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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 24 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 26 6 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.36% 2.05% 9.60%
As % of the Applications category 40.63% 20.69% 53.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 19
Median daily rate £356 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £252 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £410 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 19
Median hourly rate £16.25 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 - £17.70
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 Northamptonshire region.

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
64 29 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.20% 9.93% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 16 34
Median daily rate £300 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £215 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.25 £9.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.24% -38.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £10.14 £17.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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
Northampton +1 18 £325 -20.00% 4
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 57 (87.69%) Microsoft
2 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
3 27 (41.54%) SQL
3 27 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (40.00%) Power BI
5 25 (38.46%) ITIL
6 22 (33.85%) MS Office
7 21 (32.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (29.23%) Windows
9 17 (26.15%) Dell
9 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (26.15%) VMware
9 17 (26.15%) Boomi
9 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (24.62%) Continuous Deployment
10 16 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (21.54%) Finance
11 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
13 12 (18.46%) System Integration Testing
13 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (16.92%) Regression Testing
14 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
14 11 (16.92%) Functional Testing
14 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
14 11 (16.92%) Coaching
15 10 (15.38%) Windows XP
16 9 (13.85%) .NET

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 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (33.85%) MS Office
2 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (3.08%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.15%) Boomi
2 5 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (4.62%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) NAS
1 6 (9.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.54%) 3G
2 1 (1.54%) DHCP
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
2 1 (1.54%) Network Security
2 1 (1.54%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (40.00%) Power BI
2 26 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (32.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (24.62%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Power View
8 6 (9.23%) PowerPivot
9 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (21.54%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 13 (20.00%) Architect
2 13 (20.00%) Consultant
3 12 (18.46%) Integration Consultant
4 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 7 (10.77%) Designer
5 7 (10.77%) SSIS Consultant
6 6 (9.23%) Service Desk Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Data Architect
9 3 (4.62%) Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Report Writer
9 3 (4.62%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Visualisation
3 5 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.62%) Credit Risk
5 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) BYOD
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) Windows 7
3 10 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.54%) Android
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (38.46%) ITIL
3 17 (26.15%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (18.46%) System Integration Testing
5 12 (18.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Coaching
6 11 (16.92%) Functional Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Mentoring
6 11 (16.92%) Regression Testing
6 11 (16.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.23%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (7.69%) ETL
9 5 (7.69%) SOA
10 4 (6.15%) ITSM
10 4 (6.15%) MVC
10 4 (6.15%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (6.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) SQL
2 6 (9.23%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.08%) VB
6 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.54%) MCITP
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.15%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 57 (87.69%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.15%) Dell
2 17 (26.15%) VMware
3 6 (9.23%) Webroot
4 5 (7.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle
6 1 (1.54%) Apple
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Remedy
6 1 (1.54%) Samsung
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