The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 36 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.92% 6.18% 4.21%
As % of the Applications category 54.05% 58.18% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 9
Median daily rate £350 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £92 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £340 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £10.50 £15.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -33.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.84 £9.00 £13.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.70 £12.58 £18.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 55 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.25% 10.62% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 18
Median daily rate £305 £281 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £449 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 10
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 £13.90 £15.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the South Yorkshire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the South Yorkshire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -12 17 £356 +29.54% 4
Doncaster 0 1 - - 2
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (38.46%) Windows
3 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
4 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
5 10 (19.23%) SLA
5 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (17.31%) VMware
6 9 (17.31%) Project Management
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
7 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (13.46%) MS Office
8 7 (13.46%) ITIL
8 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
8 7 (13.46%) Finance
8 7 (13.46%) Service Management
9 6 (11.54%) Internet
9 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
10 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (9.62%) DevOps
10 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
10 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
10 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.69%) C

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) nginx
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 3 (5.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.77%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.92%) FCoE
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.92%) NX-OS
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) SSL
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.77%) MS Access
4 3 (5.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.77%) QlikView
5 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Mercurial
2 3 (5.77%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (13.46%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Service Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (5.77%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (5.77%) Deskside Support
4 3 (5.77%) IT Support
4 3 (5.77%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.85%) Administrator
5 2 (3.85%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (3.85%) Software Development Team Leader
5 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
5 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
2 3 (5.77%) ActiveX
2 3 (5.77%) ADO
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (5.77%) DAO
2 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
2 3 (5.77%) jQuery
2 3 (5.77%) LINQ
3 2 (3.85%) LAMP
4 1 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) SOAP
4 1 (1.92%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.92%) WAP
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.69%) Statistics
3 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) NHS
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.92%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.92%) Tandem
5 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Project Management
2 7 (13.46%) ITIL
2 7 (13.46%) Service Management
3 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.62%) DevOps
3 5 (9.62%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.69%) CRM
4 4 (7.69%) Information Management
4 4 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.69%) Records Management
5 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
5 3 (5.77%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (5.77%) MVC
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
5 3 (5.77%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) C
3 4 (7.69%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) VB
4 3 (5.77%) VBA
5 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) MCSE
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.85%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Squid
4 1 (1.92%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) Plesk
Vendors
1 39 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix
3 4 (7.69%) Dell
3 4 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Brocade
6 1 (1.92%) CA
6 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.92%) F5
6 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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