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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 21 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 27 17 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.63% 4.96% 7.61%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 50.00% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 8
Average daily rate £288 £325 £186
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +74.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £136 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £350 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £11.90 £15.71 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.25% +28.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.08 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £18.34 £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
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
45 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 9.38% 9.91% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 18
Average daily rate £338 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £368 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 7
Average hourly rate £9.00 £9.75 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 21 £313 +2.04% 10
Doncaster - 3 £160 - 1
Rotherham +1 1 - - 4
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 24 (48.98%) MS Office
3 23 (46.94%) Windows
4 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 11 (22.45%) ITIL
5 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
6 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (20.41%) SQL
7 6 (12.24%) Finance
7 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.24%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.24%) MS Project
7 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
7 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
8 5 (10.20%) .NET
8 5 (10.20%) C#
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.20%) Internet
8 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
8 5 (10.20%) Degree
8 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
9 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
9 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.16%) VMware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.12%) SAS
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.08%) Moodle
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (48.98%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Project
2 6 (12.24%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.08%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
3 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.08%) WebEx
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.04%) SAN
4 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Base SAS
1 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) MS Access
2 2 (4.08%) SQLBase
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Service Analyst
2 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (6.12%) CRM Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) Help Desk Technician
4 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
4 3 (6.12%) IT Technician
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Business Information Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) NHS Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) WPF
3 1 (2.04%) REST
3 1 (2.04%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.16%) NHS
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.08%) PDA
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.04%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (46.94%) Windows
2 11 (22.45%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows 2000
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.04%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Data Analysis
3 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.20%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) CRM
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) Analytics
5 3 (6.12%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (6.12%) Customer Segmentation
5 3 (6.12%) Scrum
5 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.08%) Change Management
6 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.08%) ITSM
6 2 (4.08%) MVC
6 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.04%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Peregrine
3 3 (6.12%) Remedy
4 2 (4.08%) Adobe
4 2 (4.08%) Bomgar
4 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) CA
5 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.04%) ESRI
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Spiceworks
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