The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.06% 5.34% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 52.00% 45.83% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 3
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.73% 11.65% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 9
Median daily rate £331 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.18% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 8
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +70.78%
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 Suffolk

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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
Ipswich +1 9 £350 -6.66% 4
Bury St Edmunds -9 1 £488 +21.87%
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (44.83%) CRM
4 9 (31.03%) MS Project
4 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
5 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (20.69%) C#
8 5 (17.24%) MS Office
8 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (17.24%) MCITP
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) APMP
9 4 (13.79%) QA
9 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (13.79%) .NET
10 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
10 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (10.34%) ITSM
10 3 (10.34%) People Management
10 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Project
2 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
3 5 (17.24%) MS Office
4 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) OLAP
3 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
2 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
2 5 (17.24%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) CRM Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Management Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Security Management Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) MDX
3 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) WCF
3 1 (3.45%) WPF
3 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) CRM
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) ITSM
7 3 (10.34%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
8 2 (6.90%) High Availability
8 2 (6.90%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (6.90%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.90%) Security Operations
8 2 (6.90%) SIEM
8 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (17.24%) APMP
2 5 (17.24%) MCITP
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.90%) CCNA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
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