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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 5.50% 4.47% 6.40%
As % of the Applications category 64.00% 23.53% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £120 £250 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +56.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
25 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Telford 8.59% 18.99% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 11
Median daily rate £120 £350 £155
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.71% +125.80%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £10.62 £25.12 £13.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.74% +92.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 29 (67.44%) MS Office
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 18 (41.86%) Finance
4 14 (32.56%) Windows
5 13 (30.23%) Open Workbench
6 12 (27.91%) Project Management
7 11 (25.58%) Change Management
8 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
8 10 (23.26%) Resource Management
8 10 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (23.26%) Project Governance
8 10 (23.26%) Line Management
9 9 (20.93%) Conflict Management
9 9 (20.93%) Matrix Organization
9 9 (20.93%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (18.60%) Oracle
10 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
11 7 (16.28%) ITIL
11 7 (16.28%) ISEB
12 6 (13.95%) Unix
12 6 (13.95%) Java
12 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
13 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
13 5 (11.63%) JIRA
13 5 (11.63%) SQL
14 4 (9.30%) MS Project
14 4 (9.30%) ETL
14 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (9.30%) Niku

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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Confluence
3 3 (6.98%) Apache
3 3 (6.98%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) SAS
4 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 29 (67.44%) MS Office
2 13 (30.23%) Open Workbench
3 10 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (9.30%) MS Project
5 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.33%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) G Suite
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.93%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.98%) MySQL
3 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) MS Access
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
2 3 (6.98%) FishEye
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) GoCD
2 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.65%) Toad
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Senior Architect
3 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
3 3 (6.98%) Test Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (4.65%) Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Java Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.65%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Server Support
4 2 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) Web Services
1 3 (6.98%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.65%) Pocket PC
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Economics
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Unix
3 5 (11.63%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 11 (25.58%) Change Management
3 10 (23.26%) Line Management
3 10 (23.26%) Project Governance
3 10 (23.26%) Resource Management
3 10 (23.26%) Risk Management
4 9 (20.93%) Conflict Management
4 9 (20.93%) Matrix Organization
5 7 (16.28%) ITIL
6 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Change Control
7 4 (9.30%) ETL
7 4 (9.30%) Migration
8 3 (6.98%) Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.98%) Scrum
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ISEB
2 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.65%) Degree
5 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.33%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (2.33%) MCSA
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Niku
4 3 (6.98%) webMethods
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos
5 2 (4.65%) Informatica
5 2 (4.65%) NetIQ
5 2 (4.65%) Remedy
5 2 (4.65%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) BT
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (2.33%) Pega