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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.36% 6.67% 16.28%
As % of the Applications category 71.43% 40.00% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Median daily rate £495 £358 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £358 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £358 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -7.81%
MS Excel
Staffordshire

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
14 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.91% 16.67% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Median daily rate £465 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.27% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £359 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £373 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 1 October 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 5 (27.78%) MS Project
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) SAP
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Transition Management
7 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) QA
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
8 2 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
8 2 (11.11%) Replication
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) CRM

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 5 (27.78%) MS Project
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Cutover Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ERP Manager
2 3 (16.67%) ERP Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 2 (11.11%) UAT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Replication
1 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 10 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 6 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Transition Management
7 3 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 3 (16.67%) Data Management
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (11.11%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP