The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 19 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.52% 2.86% 10.32%
As % of the Applications category 47.06% 25.00% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £190 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.90% -31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £165.00 £17.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+870.58% +70.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.60% 11.43% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Median daily rate £225 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £208 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £91.39 £17.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+437.58% +47.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.47 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £17.00 £15.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staffordshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Staffordshire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 7 £190 - 5
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) SAP
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
6 3 (13.64%) VMware
6 3 (13.64%) e-Learning
6 3 (13.64%) XML
6 3 (13.64%) MS Office
6 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
6 3 (13.64%) Windows
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 3 (13.64%) C#
6 3 (13.64%) HTML

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Cutover Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Implementation Specialist
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Reporting Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
1 3 (13.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) e-Learning
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Migration
1 5 (22.73%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (22.73%) Project Management
1 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 4 (18.18%) Transition Management
2 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 3 (13.64%) Data Management
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) OOP
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
3 3 (13.64%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) C#
2 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSA
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) SAP
3 3 (13.64%) Canon
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) EMC
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Henlow Recruitment Group
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