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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 45 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.29% 4.87% 2.88%
As % of the Applications category 31.58% 58.33% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 7
Median daily rate £338 £288 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £80 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £416 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £17.84 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
38 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.27% 8.35% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 12
Median daily rate £248 £288 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.91% -6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £80 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £404 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 11
Median hourly rate £12.92 £9.00 £10.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.55% -13.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £12.50 £16.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (25.64%) Windows
4 9 (23.08%) MS Office
4 9 (23.08%) Project Management
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (20.51%) SAP
6 7 (17.95%) Cisco
7 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) IIS
7 5 (12.82%) SQL
7 5 (12.82%) VB
7 5 (12.82%) QlikView
8 4 (10.26%) Statistics
8 4 (10.26%) SCCM
8 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
8 4 (10.26%) NAS
8 4 (10.26%) FCoE
8 4 (10.26%) Records Management
8 4 (10.26%) ADO
8 4 (10.26%) Linux
8 4 (10.26%) SAN
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
8 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (10.26%) Information Management

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 (12.82%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Office
2 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Project
4 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) FCoE
1 4 (10.26%) NAS
1 4 (10.26%) SAN
2 3 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.69%) LAN
2 3 (7.69%) Multicast
2 3 (7.69%) WAN
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.56%) DHCP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.56%) NX-OS
4 1 (2.56%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) QlikView
3 3 (7.69%) MS Access
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) HBase
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
2 3 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Local Government
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 5 (12.82%) QlikView Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Project Support Coordinator
7 1 (2.56%) Senior IT Support
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) ADO
2 3 (7.69%) ActiveX
2 3 (7.69%) DAO
3 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) Middleware
3 2 (5.13%) Rendezvous
3 2 (5.13%) XML
3 2 (5.13%) XSLT
4 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Axis
4 1 (2.56%) LAMP
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) SOAP
4 1 (2.56%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.56%) WAP
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) Information Management
3 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.26%) Records Management
4 3 (7.69%) Benchmarking
4 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.69%) Database Theory
4 3 (7.69%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (7.69%) WFM
5 2 (5.13%) Case Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Control
5 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) VB
2 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (7.69%) VBA
3 2 (5.13%) C
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) KVM
3 3 (7.69%) NFS
3 3 (7.69%) SRDF
3 3 (7.69%) Xen
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (2.56%) Docker
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.56%) Squid
5 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) SAP
3 7 (17.95%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) VMware
5 3 (7.69%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) EMC
5 3 (7.69%) Intel
5 3 (7.69%) NetApp
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 2 (5.13%) DataSynapse
6 2 (5.13%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) Sybase
6 2 (5.13%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.56%) Brocade
7 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Cognos
7 1 (2.56%) F5
7 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
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