The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Manchester / Stockport
Rank 4 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 16.67% 2.44% -
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +17.85%

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

Applications Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 20.83% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £381 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.59% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.86%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

MS Excel
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 28 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 Stockport region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) MDX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
1 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Business Improvement Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft