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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.11% 7.38% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 73.68% 43.90% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £238 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £170 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £430 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £13.19 £27.50 £11.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.02% +145.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £27.50 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £79.50 £11.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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
19 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.64% 16.80% 15.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 18
Average daily rate £275 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £126 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £21.00 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014, 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 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 7 (31.82%) Windows
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
5 3 (13.64%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
5 3 (13.64%) Finance
5 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
5 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 3 (13.64%) SCOM
6 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
6 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
6 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Data Security
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) NHS
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) PBX
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
2 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Data Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Deskside Support
4 2 (9.09%) Author
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Support
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Application Packaging
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) CESG
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Statistics
3 1 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (9.09%) Benchmarking
2 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (9.09%) Data Security
2 2 (9.09%) Logistics
2 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (4.55%) ERP
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) MobileIron
2 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.55%) Avaya
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus
3 1 (4.55%) BT
3 1 (4.55%) Teradata
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