The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 16 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 2.82% - 10.00%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Applications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 4.23% 11.90% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.81% -24.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Transition Management
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) MS Project
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) QA
6 2 (20.00%) Replication
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Cutover Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
3 5 (50.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Transition Management
5 3 (30.00%) Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) Test Management
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) SAP