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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.93% 4.37% 9.20%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 34.78% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £316 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.76% -0.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.19 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% -59.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
26 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 9.63% 12.57% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 15
Average daily rate £275 £300 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £450 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.49 £12.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.10% +0.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 9 (33.33%) Windows
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) ITSM
5 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.11%) Puppet
7 3 (11.11%) REST
7 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Service Management
7 3 (11.11%) Middleware
7 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.11%) DNS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 2 (7.41%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
1 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
1 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) CRM Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Project Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) MI Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Support
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) Trainer
6 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Software Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Trainer
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) Middleware
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) REST
4 2 (7.41%) Gherkin
5 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) CRM
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) ITSM
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Document Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCP
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) CCA
1 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) vSphere
2 2 (7.41%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) UAG
3 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.70%) Squid
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) NetApp
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