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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 45 14
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 36 16 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.83% 2.82% 7.77%
As % of the Applications category 50.70% 47.06% 61.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 16
Median daily rate £338 £260 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.80% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £240 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £391 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.20 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
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
71 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.51% 6.00% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 24
Median daily rate £300 £265 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £226 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.35 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

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 30 September 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
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 30 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 23 £338 +29.80% 5
Doncaster 0 5 £120 -
Barnsley - 4 £140 -
Rotherham - 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 40 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 21 (38.89%) Windows
3 14 (25.93%) MS Office
4 13 (24.07%) ITIL
4 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
5 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (18.52%) Cisco
6 10 (18.52%) Project Management
7 9 (16.67%) Service Management
7 9 (16.67%) VMware
7 9 (16.67%) SQL
7 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
9 7 (12.96%) SLA
10 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.11%) Internet
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (11.11%) SAN
10 6 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
10 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 6 (11.11%) QlikView
10 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (9.26%) SCCM
11 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
11 5 (9.26%) Dell
11 5 (9.26%) Citrix
11 5 (9.26%) Finance
11 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
11 5 (9.26%) Oracle
11 5 (9.26%) IIS

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 6 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) IIS
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) Apache
3 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.85%) nginx
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 14 (25.93%) MS Office
2 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.85%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) IaaS
3 1 (1.85%) PaaS
3 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) Internet
1 6 (11.11%) SAN
2 4 (7.41%) DHCP
2 4 (7.41%) DNS
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.56%) FCoE
3 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) Multicast
3 3 (5.56%) NAS
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (3.70%) Firewall
4 2 (3.70%) HTTP
4 2 (3.70%) SSL
4 2 (3.70%) VPN
4 2 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.70%) Wireless
5 1 (1.85%) SSH
5 1 (1.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) QlikView
3 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.70%) HBase
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) MS Access
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.85%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.85%) Toad
1 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Developer
3 9 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) QlikView Developer
5 4 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.41%) Administrator
5 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Coordinator
6 3 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Deskside Support
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) .NET
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
1 3 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
2 2 (3.70%) Rendezvous
2 2 (3.70%) XSLT
3 1 (1.85%) ADO
3 1 (1.85%) Apache Axis
3 1 (1.85%) LAMP
3 1 (1.85%) REST
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) Web Services
3 1 (1.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Statistics
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.85%) PDA
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.41%) Linux
4 3 (5.56%) Solaris
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) ITIL
2 10 (18.52%) Project Management
3 9 (16.67%) Service Management
4 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.41%) CRM
5 4 (7.41%) Information Management
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Records Management
5 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (5.56%) Benchmarking
6 3 (5.56%) Change Control
6 3 (5.56%) ITSM
6 3 (5.56%) Process Improvement
6 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.56%) WFM
6 3 (5.56%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.67%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.56%) C
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) VB
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.26%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) CCNA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSA
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
4 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) KVM
4 3 (5.56%) NFS
4 3 (5.56%) SRDF
4 3 (5.56%) Xen
5 2 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.85%) Docker
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.85%) Squid
6 1 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) SCCM
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (3.70%) SCOM
2 2 (3.70%) SCSM
3 1 (1.85%) Plesk
3 1 (1.85%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Citrix
4 5 (9.26%) Dell
4 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 5 (9.26%) SAP
5 3 (5.56%) EMC
5 3 (5.56%) Intel
5 3 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.70%) DataSynapse
6 2 (3.70%) IBM
6 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.70%) Sybase
6 2 (3.70%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.85%) CA
7 1 (1.85%) Cognos
7 1 (1.85%) HP
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