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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.33% 10.34% 7.98%
As % of the Applications category 41.18% 71.15% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 4
Average daily rate
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£331 £200 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £168 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £305 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Average hourly rate £15.71 £11.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.70% -20.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.08 £10.65 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.34 £13.20 £23.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -5.72%
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
34 52 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.53% 14.53% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 9
Average daily rate £300 £243 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% -30.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £110 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £320 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 20
Average hourly rate £9.88 £11.25 £10.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% +3.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.73 £13.50 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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 29 January 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
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 29 January 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 -14 7 £300 +57.89% 15
Rotherham - 2 £350 - 1
Barnsley - 1 - - 1
Doncaster - - - - 1
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) MS Office
4 10 (27.78%) Windows
4 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 7 (19.44%) C#
7 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
7 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
8 6 (16.67%) CRM
8 6 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (11.11%) TDD
10 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 4 (11.11%) Data Management
10 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
10 4 (11.11%) VBA
10 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
10 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (11.11%) Web Development
10 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (19.44%) SharePoint
1 7 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.78%) TeamSite
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.56%) Wireless
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) 2G
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 3 (8.33%) MS Access
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Back Office
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Developer
3 5 (13.89%) CRM Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Excel Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix Support
6 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) HTML5
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.78%) W3C
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.78%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.78%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Data Management
4 4 (11.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (8.33%) BDD
5 3 (8.33%) BPR
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.11%) VBA
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) C
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) CCA
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
2 2 (5.56%) vSphere
2 2 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WSUS
2 1 (2.78%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
2 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
3 2 (5.56%) NetApp
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) CA
4 1 (2.78%) MKS
4 1 (2.78%) Altiris
4 1 (2.78%) Telerik
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