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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 30 42 17
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.70% 2.97% 6.61%
As % of the Applications category 46.94% 52.00% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 11
Median daily rate £338 £260 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £13.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
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
49 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.02% 5.71% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 16
Median daily rate £319 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.83% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £248 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £387 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (23.68%) MS Office
5 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 8 (21.05%) Cisco
5 8 (21.05%) Project Management
6 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
7 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.16%) Oracle
8 5 (13.16%) IIS
8 5 (13.16%) SAP
8 5 (13.16%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) Service Management
8 5 (13.16%) QlikView
9 4 (10.53%) Records Management
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (10.53%) Statistics
9 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.53%) VMware
9 4 (10.53%) Finance
9 4 (10.53%) Information Management
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) Linux
9 4 (10.53%) SAN
9 4 (10.53%) CRM

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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 3 (7.89%) Apache
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
4 1 (2.63%) Acrobat
4 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.63%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.63%) IaaS
2 1 (2.63%) PaaS
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (7.89%) FCoE
2 3 (7.89%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.89%) LAN
2 3 (7.89%) Multicast
2 3 (7.89%) NAS
2 3 (7.89%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
3 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.63%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) QlikView
3 2 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) HBase
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) MS Access
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.63%) Toad
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) QlikView Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall Specialist
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) CRM Developer
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Support Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) HTML
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) Rendezvous
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) XSLT
3 1 (2.63%) ADO
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Axis
3 1 (2.63%) LAMP
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Statistics
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.63%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Solaris
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) ITIL
1 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Service Management
3 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) CRM
3 4 (10.53%) Information Management
3 4 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.53%) Records Management
4 3 (7.89%) Benchmarking
4 3 (7.89%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) ITSM
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.89%) Process Improvement
4 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.89%) WFM
4 3 (7.89%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) C
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) CCNA
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.89%) KVM
3 3 (7.89%) NFS
3 3 (7.89%) SRDF
3 3 (7.89%) Xen
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.63%) Docker
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) SAP
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 3 (7.89%) EMC
5 3 (7.89%) Intel
5 3 (7.89%) NetApp
6 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.26%) DataSynapse
6 2 (5.26%) IBM
6 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.26%) Sybase
6 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.63%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.63%) Bomgar
7 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.63%) Peregrine
7 1 (2.63%) Remedy
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