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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 39 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.04% 3.46% 6.08%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 43.75% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 16
Median daily rate £363 £258 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.77% -33.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.25 £11.75 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.76% -36.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
24 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.12% 7.90% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 21
Median daily rate £450 £285 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -26.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.88 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £13.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) C#
4 7 (30.43%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Degree
7 4 (17.39%) CMS
7 4 (17.39%) VB
7 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
7 4 (17.39%) UML
7 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.04%) MS Project
8 3 (13.04%) CSS
8 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
8 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
8 3 (13.04%) HTML
8 3 (13.04%) Advertising
8 3 (13.04%) MVC
8 3 (13.04%) ETL
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
8 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
8 3 (13.04%) Ajax

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 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 3 (13.04%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) JBoss
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
4 1 (4.35%) Acrobat
4 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Qlik Sense
3 2 (8.70%) QlikView
4 1 (4.35%) MS Access
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.04%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Software Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Team Leader
3 3 (13.04%) Umbraco Developer
4 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (8.70%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support
4 2 (8.70%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
3 3 (13.04%) Ajax
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) CSS3
3 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) HTML5
3 3 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Copywriting
3 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) UML
3 3 (13.04%) ETL
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.04%) V-Model
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
3 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Data Security
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) VB
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.35%) Kofax
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.35%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Software AG
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) webMethods