The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 27 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 7.11% 5.11% 5.26%
As % of the Applications category 57.45% 58.33% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
Median daily rate £315 £210 £104
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +101.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £210 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £210 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.03
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.52%
MS Excel
Shropshire

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

Applications Category
Telford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 12.37% 8.76% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Median daily rate £300 £230 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -30.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £210 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £292 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.05%
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 Telford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Telford region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Telford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 31 (77.50%) MS Office
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) Finance
3 16 (40.00%) Open Workbench
4 14 (35.00%) Resource Management
4 14 (35.00%) Risk Management
4 14 (35.00%) Change Management
5 13 (32.50%) Conflict Management
6 12 (30.00%) Project Governance
7 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (27.50%) Windows
7 11 (27.50%) Matrix Organization
7 11 (27.50%) Line Management
8 9 (22.50%) Project Management
9 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 7 (17.50%) ITIL
10 7 (17.50%) Oracle
10 7 (17.50%) ISEB
11 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
11 6 (15.00%) JIRA
11 6 (15.00%) Confluence
12 5 (12.50%) Java
12 5 (12.50%) Unix
12 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (10.00%) Niku
13 4 (10.00%) MS Project
13 4 (10.00%) SQL
13 4 (10.00%) Windows 10

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Telford 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 6 (15.00%) Confluence
1 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) Apache
2 3 (7.50%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 31 (77.50%) MS Office
2 16 (40.00%) Open Workbench
3 7 (17.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (10.00%) MS Project
5 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) SSL
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) JIRA
2 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
2 3 (7.50%) FishEye
2 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) GoCD
2 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) PVCS
3 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (7.50%) Architect
3 3 (7.50%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Java Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
1 3 (7.50%) XML
2 1 (2.50%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Pocket PC
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Economics
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Social Media
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Unix
3 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Change Management
1 14 (35.00%) Resource Management
1 14 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 13 (32.50%) Conflict Management
3 12 (30.00%) Project Governance
4 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (27.50%) Line Management
4 11 (27.50%) Matrix Organization
5 9 (22.50%) Project Management
6 7 (17.50%) ITIL
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
8 3 (7.50%) Change Control
8 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.50%) Migration
8 3 (7.50%) Scrum
8 3 (7.50%) Service Management
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) COBOL
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Niku
4 2 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (5.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (5.00%) webMethods
5 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.50%) Google
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Meridio
5 1 (2.50%) Pega
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Splunk