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 1 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 36 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.07% 8.68% 11.30%
As % of the Applications category 48.00% 56.90% 69.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 15
Average daily rate
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£300 £208 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.57% -37.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £131 £159 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £365 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £16.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.70 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.38 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.60% -0.86%
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
75 58 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.82% 15.26% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 19 19
Average daily rate £275 £280 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £170 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 19
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.25 £11.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.69 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £23.90 £23.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 1 April 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 1 April 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 1 April 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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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 -11 12 £335 +48.88% 9
Rotherham +2 6 £350 -
Barnsley - 2 £103 -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 24 (46.15%) MS Office
3 16 (30.77%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 12 (23.08%) Windows
5 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
6 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (19.23%) Finance
7 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (13.46%) NHS
9 7 (13.46%) Project Management
9 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
9 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
9 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
9 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
10 6 (11.54%) jQuery
10 6 (11.54%) MS Project
10 6 (11.54%) C#
10 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
10 6 (11.54%) Web Development
11 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (9.62%) CRM
11 5 (9.62%) VBA
11 5 (9.62%) Citrix
11 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (7.69%) HTML
12 4 (7.69%) Migration

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
1 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) IIS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 24 (46.15%) MS Office
2 6 (11.54%) MS Project
2 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.92%) LAN
2 1 (1.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (21.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase IQ
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.92%) MS Access
4 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 2 (3.85%) Selenium
1 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Developer
2 14 (26.92%) Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.85%) CRM Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Process Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Citrix Support
6 2 (3.85%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) jQuery
2 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 3 (5.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (5.77%) HTML5
4 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
4 2 (3.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) NHS
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
5 1 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) Data Analysis
2 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Web Development
5 5 (9.62%) CRM
6 4 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) BPR
7 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.77%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (5.77%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (5.77%) BDD
8 2 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (3.85%) Change Control
8 2 (3.85%) ITSM
8 2 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) C#
4 5 (9.62%) VBA
5 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.92%) VB
6 1 (1.92%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.85%) CCA
3 2 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.85%) UAG
3 2 (3.85%) XenApp
3 2 (3.85%) vSphere
3 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.92%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) WSUS
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 40 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) Citrix
3 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 3 (5.77%) Telerik
3 3 (5.77%) NetApp
4 1 (1.92%) Altiris
4 1 (1.92%) Sybase
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) McAfee
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) Apple
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago