The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Sheffield region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.38% 8.65% 6.78%
As % of the Applications category 46.88% 64.00% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £303 £330 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +153.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.81% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.86 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.09% +82.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.36 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £32.50 £18.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+5.67% -6.66%
Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.62% 13.51% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate £280 £300 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +93.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £191 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £414 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.98 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% +8.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MS Excel
South Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 16 April 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 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) MS Office
3 13 (30.23%) Windows
4 12 (27.91%) C#
5 10 (23.26%) Web Services
6 9 (20.93%) SQL
6 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
7 8 (18.60%) REST
7 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
7 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.60%) SOAP
7 8 (18.60%) .NET
7 8 (18.60%) CRM
7 8 (18.60%) Siebel
7 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (16.28%) TDD
8 7 (16.28%) BDD
8 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
9 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
9 5 (11.63%) Degree
9 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
9 5 (11.63%) Legal
9 5 (11.63%) ITIL
9 5 (11.63%) C++
10 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
10 4 (9.30%) MS Project
10 4 (9.30%) Windows XP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 3 (6.98%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) MS Office
2 4 (9.30%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) VPN
1 2 (4.65%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
2 1 (2.33%) PBX
2 1 (2.33%) POP3
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.65%) MS Access
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.33%) DTS
3 1 (2.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 5 (11.63%) Legal
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Billing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) CRM Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Deployment Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.65%) Project Administrator
5 2 (4.65%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Report Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Active Directory Specialist
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Deskside Support
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.33%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) IT Administrator
6 1 (2.33%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Web Services
2 8 (18.60%) REST
2 8 (18.60%) SOAP
2 8 (18.60%) .NET
3 4 (9.30%) Application Packaging
4 2 (4.65%) XML
4 2 (4.65%) EDIFACT
5 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Mobile App
1 5 (11.63%) Digital Media
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Speech Recognition
2 2 (4.65%) Informatics
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (20.93%) Test Scripting
2 8 (18.60%) CRM
3 7 (16.28%) TDD
3 7 (16.28%) BDD
3 7 (16.28%) Automation Testing
4 5 (11.63%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (11.63%) ITIL
5 3 (6.98%) Time Management
6 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) Service Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.65%) Programme Management
6 2 (4.65%) Logistics
7 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.33%) Information Management
7 1 (2.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) C#
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.63%) Objective-C
4 5 (11.63%) C++
5 3 (6.98%) VBA
6 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.65%) VBScript
6 2 (4.65%) VB
7 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) SCCM
1 4 (9.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Siebel
2 8 (18.60%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
3 2 (4.65%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) BT
4 1 (2.33%) McAfee
4 1 (2.33%) Avaya
4 1 (2.33%) NetApp
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
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