The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 103 35 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.50% 4.83% 8.19%
As % of the Applications category 72.03% 49.30% 55.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 16 30
Median daily rate £423 £325 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £158 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 9
Median hourly rate £26.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.72% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £10.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £19.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
North East

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

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
143 71 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.80% 9.81% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 38 65
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £266 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Median hourly rate £18.25 £15.86 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% -11.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.96 £10.00 £14.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.47 £27.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 101 £400 +23.07% 10
Tyneside - 6 £508 -
Gateshead - 1 £213 -
Sunderland - 1 £425 - 1
MS Excel
North East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 157 (84.86%) Microsoft
2 127 (68.65%) Windows
3 82 (44.32%) Active Directory
4 77 (41.62%) ITIL
5 73 (39.46%) Security Cleared
6 61 (32.97%) Windows Server
7 59 (31.89%) SC Cleared
7 59 (31.89%) SQL Server
8 54 (29.19%) HP
9 50 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
9 50 (27.03%) SQL
10 48 (25.95%) VMware
11 47 (25.41%) Oracle
11 47 (25.41%) Linux
11 47 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
12 43 (23.24%) DHCP
13 42 (22.70%) DNS
14 40 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (20.54%) Problem Management
16 36 (19.46%) DevOps
16 36 (19.46%) Open Source
16 36 (19.46%) SaaS
16 36 (19.46%) PaaS
16 36 (19.46%) IaaS
17 35 (18.92%) Change Management
18 33 (17.84%) Unix
19 31 (16.76%) PRINCE2
19 31 (16.76%) IIS
19 31 (16.76%) Migration
19 31 (16.76%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 31 (16.76%) IIS
2 25 (13.51%) WebSphere
3 21 (11.35%) SharePoint
4 18 (9.73%) WebLogic
5 16 (8.65%) OpenStack
6 15 (8.11%) Apache
6 15 (8.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (7.57%) MS Exchange
7 14 (7.57%) Skype for Business
8 12 (6.49%) IBM Notes
9 7 (3.78%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.70%) SAS
11 3 (1.62%) Jetty
11 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
11 3 (1.62%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 31 (16.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 10 (5.41%) MS Project
3 8 (4.32%) MS Office
4 3 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 36 (19.46%) IaaS
1 36 (19.46%) PaaS
1 36 (19.46%) SaaS
2 16 (8.65%) Office 365
3 11 (5.95%) HP Helion
4 3 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.62%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 43 (23.24%) DHCP
2 42 (22.70%) DNS
3 18 (9.73%) TCP/IP
4 16 (8.65%) HTTP
5 14 (7.57%) Skype
6 12 (6.49%) Firewall
6 12 (6.49%) LAN
6 12 (6.49%) WAN
7 9 (4.86%) SAN
8 6 (3.24%) Internet
8 6 (3.24%) Intranet
9 4 (2.16%) SSL
10 3 (1.62%) FTP
10 3 (1.62%) IPsec
11 2 (1.08%) Extranet
12 1 (0.54%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (31.89%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.89%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.57%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (5.95%) DB2
5 10 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.70%) OLTP
6 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.62%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (1.62%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 3 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.08%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.08%) GIS
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.54%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (7.03%) MSI
2 3 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.62%) Travis CI
3 2 (1.08%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (7.57%) Finance
2 9 (4.86%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.62%) Advertising
4 2 (1.08%) Banking
4 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (11.89%) Support Engineer
2 16 (8.65%) Analyst
3 15 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (7.57%) Architect
5 12 (6.49%) Infrastructure Architect
6 11 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (5.95%) Operations Engineer
7 10 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 9 (4.86%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.86%) Operational Support Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Operations Support Analyst
8 9 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.86%) Technical Leader
8 9 (4.86%) Wintel Support
9 8 (4.32%) Administrator
10 7 (3.78%) DBA
10 7 (3.78%) Developer
10 7 (3.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.73%) Middleware
2 16 (8.65%) .NET
3 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.62%) J2EE
4 3 (1.62%) Servlets
5 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.54%) HTML
5 1 (0.54%) jQuery
5 1 (0.54%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (25.41%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (14.05%) Clustering
3 25 (13.51%) Management Information System
4 20 (10.81%) Computer Science
5 19 (10.27%) Data Centre
6 11 (5.95%) Private Cloud
6 11 (5.95%) Tandem
7 7 (3.78%) CMDB
8 5 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.08%) Economics
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.54%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.54%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.54%) Freedom of Information Act
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 127 (68.65%) Windows
2 61 (32.97%) Windows Server
3 47 (25.41%) Linux
4 33 (17.84%) Unix
5 30 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (14.05%) AIX
6 26 (14.05%) Windows XP
7 24 (12.97%) Windows 2000
7 24 (12.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (9.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (8.65%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.24%) Android
10 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
11 5 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (1.62%) MVS
12 3 (1.62%) Windows 10
12 3 (1.62%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.08%) HPUX
13 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (41.62%) ITIL
2 38 (20.54%) Problem Management
3 36 (19.46%) DevOps
3 36 (19.46%) Open Source
4 35 (18.92%) Change Management
5 31 (16.76%) Migration
5 31 (16.76%) PRINCE2
6 28 (15.14%) Service Management
7 27 (14.59%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (13.51%) Data Management
9 24 (12.97%) Incident Management
10 23 (12.43%) Configuration Management
11 20 (10.81%) High Availability
11 20 (10.81%) ITSM
12 17 (9.19%) Application Packaging
12 17 (9.19%) CRM
12 17 (9.19%) Release Management
13 14 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (7.57%) ITIL V3
13 14 (7.57%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 50 (27.03%) SQL
2 29 (15.68%) PowerShell
3 12 (6.49%) VB
4 10 (5.41%) Perl
4 10 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 8 (4.32%) C#
6 7 (3.78%) Java
7 6 (3.24%) C
8 5 (2.70%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.70%) VBScript
9 3 (1.62%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.54%) Jython
10 1 (0.54%) PHP
10 1 (0.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 73 (39.46%) Security Cleared
2 59 (31.89%) SC Cleared
3 50 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (16.22%) MCSE
5 28 (15.14%) Degree
6 26 (14.05%) BPSS Clearance
7 13 (7.03%) MCSA
8 10 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (4.32%) AAT
10 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.54%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.54%) MCDST
11 1 (0.54%) MCP
11 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.68%) SLA
2 14 (7.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 82 (44.32%) Active Directory
2 40 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (6.49%) Terminal Services
5 11 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.95%) vSphere
6 10 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.24%) XenApp
8 5 (2.70%) Firmware
9 3 (1.62%) Xen
10 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.08%) XenServer
11 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.54%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (7.57%) HP SiteScope
1 14 (7.57%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (7.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (7.03%) Perfmon
3 12 (6.49%) OpenView
4 11 (5.95%) SCCM
5 10 (5.41%) MOM
5 10 (5.41%) Tivoli
6 8 (4.32%) HP SIM
7 5 (2.70%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.62%) Puppet
8 3 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.08%) PowerCLI
9 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.54%) SCSM
10 1 (0.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 157 (84.86%) Microsoft
2 54 (29.19%) HP
3 48 (25.95%) VMware
4 47 (25.41%) Oracle
5 20 (10.81%) Citrix
6 18 (9.73%) TIBCO
7 13 (7.03%) CA
8 12 (6.49%) Lotus
9 11 (5.95%) BMC
10 9 (4.86%) Siemens
11 7 (3.78%) ServiceNow
12 5 (2.70%) AppSense
13 4 (2.16%) IronPort
13 4 (2.16%) Sitecore
14 3 (1.62%) Google
14 3 (1.62%) SAP
14 3 (1.62%) ThinPrint
15 2 (1.08%) Cisco
15 2 (1.08%) Fujitsu
15 2 (1.08%) Nintex
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