The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 45 29 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 18 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.76% 4.73% 6.82%
As % of the Applications category 38.30% 54.29% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 18
Median daily rate £363 £306 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% -9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £124 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £388 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.13 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.52% -26.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.01%
MS Excel
Nottinghamshire

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

Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 35 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.81% 8.71% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 22
Median daily rate £363 £288 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £125 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% -18.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (25.00%) .NET
4 9 (22.50%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) MS Project
4 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.00%) MS Office
5 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
7 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 5 (12.50%) Windows
9 4 (10.00%) UML
9 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.00%) ITIL
9 4 (10.00%) QA
10 3 (7.50%) Ajax
10 3 (7.50%) Web Development
10 3 (7.50%) Degree
10 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
10 3 (7.50%) V-Model
10 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
10 3 (7.50%) CMS
10 3 (7.50%) MVC
10 3 (7.50%) ITSM
10 3 (7.50%) Advertising
10 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Service Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (7.50%) CMS
1 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (22.50%) MS Project
3 8 (20.00%) MS Office
4 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Firewall
1 2 (5.00%) Network Security
1 2 (5.00%) SSL
1 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) ATM
2 1 (2.50%) Broadband
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) Skype
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.50%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (5.00%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (5.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (7.50%) Ajax
3 3 (7.50%) CSS
3 3 (7.50%) CSS3
3 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
3 3 (7.50%) HTML
3 3 (7.50%) HTML5
3 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.50%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Unix
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (10.00%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) UML
3 3 (7.50%) Coaching
3 3 (7.50%) CRM
3 3 (7.50%) ETL
3 3 (7.50%) ITSM
3 3 (7.50%) MVC
3 3 (7.50%) Project Management
3 3 (7.50%) Service Management
3 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (7.50%) V-Model
3 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
3 3 (7.50%) Web Development
4 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.00%) OWASP
4 2 (5.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.50%) CISMP
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) ISSAP
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Software AG
3 1 (2.50%) webMethods