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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 39 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.86% 6.05% 3.43%
As % of the Applications category 69.57% 40.48% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 2
Median daily rate £363 £280 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.46% -17.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £131 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £423 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
23 42 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.54% 14.95% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 10
Median daily rate £363 £275 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £131 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £360 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 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 30 May 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (33.33%) CRM
3 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (27.78%) .NET
4 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (25.00%) C#
5 9 (25.00%) MS Office
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
6 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
7 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
7 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
9 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 5 (13.89%) SOAP
9 5 (13.89%) Web Services
9 5 (13.89%) Cisco
9 5 (13.89%) Service Management
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 5 (13.89%) REST
10 4 (11.11%) Office 365
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 4 (11.11%) Firewall
10 4 (11.11%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) NHS
10 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 4 (11.11%) Internet

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Moodle
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (8.33%) Wireless
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.56%) SAN
3 2 (5.56%) SSL
3 2 (5.56%) VPN
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.78%) DHCP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) FTP
4 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
4 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) Network Security
4 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) MS Access
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) DataStage
4 1 (2.78%) DB2
4 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.78%) Toad
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) CRM Developer
1 9 (25.00%) Developer
1 9 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Firewall Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Information Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
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 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) REST
2 5 (13.89%) SOAP
2 5 (13.89%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (5.56%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.78%) CESG
4 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) PDA
4 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) CRM
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Test Scripting
4 6 (16.67%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.33%) Change Control
6 3 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.33%) Web Filtering
6 3 (8.33%) Workflow
7 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) ERP
8 1 (2.78%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) 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 1 (2.78%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Cisco
3 4 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.78%) Adobe
6 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
6 1 (2.78%) Bomgar
6 1 (2.78%) F5
6 1 (2.78%) IBM
6 1 (2.78%) Peregrine
6 1 (2.78%) Remedy
6 1 (2.78%) Talend
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