The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.98% 8.55% 12.41%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 50.00% 65.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 14
Median daily rate - £375 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.29%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £11.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
MS Excel
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 3.96% 17.09% 18.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 18
Median daily rate - £313 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -42.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 30 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) MCSE
6 2 (15.38%) MS Project
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (7.69%) X++
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (7.69%) Publishing
7 1 (7.69%) CMS
7 1 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (7.69%) Risk Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
3 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Site Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
1 1 (7.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.69%) Nintex
2 1 (7.69%) VMware