The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 26 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.10% 3.13% 8.97%
As % of the Applications category 54.17% 28.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Average daily rate £288 £300 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +64.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £183 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £359 £208
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.75 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.05 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+14.64% -3.44%
MS Excel
South Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.27% 11.16% 14.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 13
Average daily rate £315 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £117 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £392 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 £9.75 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 22 (61.11%) MS Office
3 15 (41.67%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
5 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
8 6 (16.67%) Finance
8 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.89%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (13.89%) Project Management
10 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
10 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 4 (11.11%) NHS
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (11.11%) Internet
10 4 (11.11%) .NET
10 4 (11.11%) C#
10 4 (11.11%) MS Project
10 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 4 (11.11%) Degree
10 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
11 3 (8.33%) Analytics
11 3 (8.33%) Customer Segmentation
11 3 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 3 (8.33%) Office 365

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.56%) Moodle
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.78%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (61.11%) MS Office
2 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (13.89%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (11.11%) MS Project
4 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (5.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.56%) WebEx
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) SAN
4 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Base SAS
2 2 (5.56%) MS Access
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQLBase
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Developer
2 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) CSS
2 2 (5.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.56%) PDA
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 2000
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) Analytics
4 3 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
4 3 (8.33%) Customer Segmentation
4 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.56%) ITSM
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.78%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Bomgar
3 2 (5.56%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Peregrine
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) ESRI
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
Capita plc
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + dependant on skill
Posted: 25 days ago