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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.35% 9.50% 9.94%
As % of the Applications category 30.77% 63.89% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 2
Average daily rate
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£306 £183 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.80% -38.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £110 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £247 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £10.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £14.13 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.88% -5.83%
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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
26 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.88% 14.88% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 3
Average daily rate £300 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £110 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Management
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) CRM
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) BPR
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) DNS
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) CCA
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
2 3 (21.43%) Data Management
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) BPR
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCA
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
1 2 (14.29%) UAG
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
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