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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 30 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 8.43% 7.12% 6.58%
As % of the Applications category 65.22% 46.55% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 9
Average daily rate
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£288 £210 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £165 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £300 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 8
Average hourly rate £15.39 £24.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% +46.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.25 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £60.00 £25.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -6.25%
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
46 58 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.92% 15.30% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 20
Average daily rate £325 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £162 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 16
Average hourly rate £13.98 £15.00 £13.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.83% +10.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £60.00 £21.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +8 18 £275 +22.22% 17
Doncaster 0 3 - - 1
Barnsley - 3 - - 1
Rotherham - 2 - - 2
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (40.82%) SQL
3 13 (26.53%) Windows
4 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
4 11 (22.45%) MS Office
5 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
6 8 (16.33%) ITIL
6 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
7 7 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (12.24%) MS Access
8 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
8 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
8 6 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (10.20%) NHS
9 5 (10.20%) DTS
9 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
9 5 (10.20%) Finance
9 5 (10.20%) Clustering
10 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
10 4 (8.16%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (8.16%) Logistics
10 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) SAS
5 1 (2.04%) TeamSite
5 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (8.16%) MS Project
4 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.04%) Firewall
4 1 (2.04%) 2G
4 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.24%) MS Access
4 5 (10.20%) DTS
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.04%) OLAP
7 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
7 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.04%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.04%) Maven
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Administrator
3 6 (12.24%) DBA
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Data Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.12%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) IT Support
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Author
6 2 (4.08%) Technical Author
6 2 (4.08%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.16%) Web Services
2 3 (6.12%) WinForms
2 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.12%) HTML
2 3 (6.12%) .NET
2 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) NHS
1 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
1 5 (10.20%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) W3C
2 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
2 2 (4.08%) FMCG
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) Statistics
3 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 8 (16.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.08%) Windows NT
5 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.04%) UNIX
6 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (12.24%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (8.16%) Logistics
4 4 (8.16%) Benchmarking
4 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.16%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.16%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.12%) TDD
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.12%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (6.12%) Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
6 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.08%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.82%) SQL
2 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
3 3 (6.12%) C
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) CCNA
2 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 3 (6.12%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Citrix
2 3 (6.12%) CA
2 3 (6.12%) MobileIron
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) IBM
4 1 (2.04%) Lotus
4 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.04%) MKS
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
4 1 (2.04%) Teradata
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £13.31 - £17.46 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago