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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 20 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.83% 6.39% 8.14%
As % of the Applications category 76.92% 55.56% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Average daily rate
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£260 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £245 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.39 £13.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.40 £25.00 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
MS Excel
Yorkshire

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
26 36 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 6.28% 11.50% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 26
Average daily rate £260 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £108 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £428 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 17
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.98 £10.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% +38.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £25.00 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -8 13 £263 -12.50% 11
Doncaster -4 4 - - 2
Barnsley -3 2 £225 -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 59 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 38 (54.29%) MS Office
3 20 (28.57%) SQL
3 20 (28.57%) Windows
4 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (20.00%) NHS
6 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.29%) VMware
6 10 (14.29%) Finance
6 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 9 (12.86%) Project Management
7 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
7 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
8 8 (11.43%) ITIL
9 7 (10.00%) CRM
9 7 (10.00%) MS Project
9 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.57%) SCCM
10 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
10 6 (8.57%) Citrix
10 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (7.14%) Migration
11 5 (7.14%) ITSM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 10 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.71%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (2.86%) JBoss
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (54.29%) MS Office
2 7 (10.00%) MS Project
3 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) SyteLine
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) DNS
2 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.86%) DHCP
3 2 (2.86%) Internet
3 2 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
4 1 (1.43%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.43%) MS Access
4 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.43%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
1 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Advertising
3 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Developer
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 9 (12.86%) Service Analyst
4 9 (12.86%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (5.71%) Consultant
5 4 (5.71%) CRM Developer
6 3 (4.29%) Project Officer
6 3 (4.29%) MI Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.29%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (2.86%) Server Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Project Administrator
7 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Junior
7 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) Middleware
3 3 (4.29%) SOAP
3 3 (4.29%) REST
3 3 (4.29%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) Gherkin
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 2 (2.86%) HTML5
5 1 (1.43%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.43%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) NHS
2 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.29%) PMI
4 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.86%) Replication
4 2 (2.86%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.57%) Windows
2 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.86%) Windows XP
4 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.29%) Linux
6 2 (2.86%) Windows NT
6 2 (2.86%) UNIX
6 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) Solaris
7 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.43%) Data Analysis
2 9 (12.86%) Project Management
3 8 (11.43%) ITIL
4 7 (10.00%) CRM
5 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 5 (7.14%) ITSM
6 5 (7.14%) Migration
7 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.71%) Service Management
8 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2
8 3 (4.29%) Workflow
8 3 (4.29%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.29%) Change Control
9 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (2.86%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.86%) Data Centre Operations
Programming Languages
1 20 (28.57%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) VBA
4 2 (2.86%) C
4 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.43%) Java
5 1 (1.43%) Tcl
5 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.71%) MCSE
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.29%) MCP
4 2 (2.86%) MCITP
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
5 1 (1.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.43%) MCSA
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.29%) vCloud
4 2 (2.86%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.43%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.43%) XenServer
5 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.43%) Squid
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.29%) Puppet
3 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) WSUS
4 1 (1.43%) SCOM
4 1 (1.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 59 (84.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.29%) VMware
3 6 (8.57%) Citrix
4 5 (7.14%) HP
5 4 (5.71%) NetApp
6 3 (4.29%) Peregrine
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.29%) CA
6 3 (4.29%) Remedy
7 2 (2.86%) Telerik
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.43%) Sybase
8 1 (1.43%) IBM
8 1 (1.43%) EMC
8 1 (1.43%) Apple
8 1 (1.43%) Splunk
8 1 (1.43%) Spiceworks
8 1 (1.43%) McAfee
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