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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.86% 16.67% 5.88%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 72.09% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 6
Median daily rate £180 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
West Midlands

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
24 43 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.19% 23.12% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 7
Median daily rate £175 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £250 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £425 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 5
Median hourly rate £10.96 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.56% -6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.84 £9.40 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.19 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 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
Stoke-on-Trent +5 8 £575 - 2
Stafford 0 4 £158 -60.62% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -1 1 £275 +10.00% 2
Uttoxeter - 1 - -
MS Excel
West Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) MS Project
3 6 (33.33%) MS Office
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (22.22%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Windows
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) SSL
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco
8 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
8 1 (5.56%) IPv4
8 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix
8 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification

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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Project
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.56%) IPv4
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) MS Access
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
1 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
2 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (22.22%) ERP
2 4 (22.22%) Resource Management
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
3 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCAA
1 1 (5.56%) CCENT
1 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Citrix
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
Stafford, Staffordshire
Connectus
Rate: £170.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago