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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 18 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 83 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.47% 5.39% 6.13%
As % of the Applications category 76.85% 67.27% 49.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 18 15
Median daily rate £350 £285 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £94 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £375 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +6.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.88% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £19.95 £14.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.79%

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
108 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.62% 8.02% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 29 36
Median daily rate £350 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £95 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Median hourly rate £23.55 £17.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% +25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £26.85 £14.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +14 81 £350 +22.80% 9
Tyneside - 5 £508 -
Gateshead - 1 £213 - 1
Sunderland - 1 £105 -
MS Excel
North East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 144 (88.34%) Microsoft
2 124 (76.07%) Windows
3 75 (46.01%) ITIL
4 65 (39.88%) Active Directory
5 57 (34.97%) Linux
6 55 (33.74%) SaaS
6 55 (33.74%) PaaS
6 55 (33.74%) Open Source
6 55 (33.74%) IaaS
7 53 (32.52%) DevOps
8 52 (31.90%) Windows Server
9 49 (30.06%) Change Management
9 49 (30.06%) MS PowerPoint
10 47 (28.83%) Problem Management
10 47 (28.83%) Security Cleared
10 47 (28.83%) PRINCE2
10 47 (28.83%) Analytical Skills
11 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
11 44 (26.99%) Data Management
12 43 (26.38%) SQL
13 42 (25.77%) Unix
14 39 (23.93%) DHCP
15 38 (23.31%) DNS
15 38 (23.31%) AIX
16 34 (20.86%) SQL Server
16 34 (20.86%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (20.25%) Service Management
17 33 (20.25%) SC Cleared
18 32 (19.63%) MCSE
18 32 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012

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 27 (16.56%) WebSphere
2 25 (15.34%) SharePoint
3 18 (11.04%) IIS
4 17 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (10.43%) MS Exchange
4 17 (10.43%) Skype for Business
5 16 (9.82%) OpenStack
6 10 (6.13%) Office Communications Server
7 7 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.07%) SAS
8 5 (3.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (3.07%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (1.84%) Apache
10 3 (1.84%) Jetty
10 3 (1.84%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.84%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 49 (30.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (5.52%) MS Project
3 8 (4.91%) MS Office
4 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (7.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 55 (33.74%) IaaS
1 55 (33.74%) PaaS
1 55 (33.74%) SaaS
2 19 (11.66%) Office 365
3 11 (6.75%) HP Helion
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.84%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.93%) DHCP
2 38 (23.31%) DNS
3 17 (10.43%) Skype
4 14 (8.59%) TCP/IP
5 13 (7.98%) LDAP
6 12 (7.36%) LAN
6 12 (7.36%) WAN
7 5 (3.07%) HTTP
7 5 (3.07%) Internet
8 4 (2.45%) Intranet
9 3 (1.84%) FTP
9 3 (1.84%) IPsec
9 3 (1.84%) SSL
10 1 (0.61%) 3G
10 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.59%) DB2
3 13 (7.98%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (7.36%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.36%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.52%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.68%) Ingres
8 5 (3.07%) OLTP
9 3 (1.84%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.84%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.84%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 2 (1.23%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.23%) GIS
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.61%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.84%) Travis CI
2 2 (1.23%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.61%) MSI
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (8.59%) Finance
2 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.61%) Advertising
3 1 (0.61%) Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (13.50%) DBA
1 22 (13.50%) Support Engineer
2 17 (10.43%) Administrator
2 17 (10.43%) Analyst
3 15 (9.20%) Operations Engineer
4 14 (8.59%) Architect
5 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Architect
5 12 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (6.75%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (6.13%) Support Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.52%) Migration Engineer
8 9 (5.52%) Operational Support Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Operations Support Analyst
8 9 (5.52%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (5.52%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.52%) SQL DBA
9 8 (4.91%) Developer
10 7 (4.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.82%) .NET
2 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.45%) Middleware
4 3 (1.84%) J2EE
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (1.84%) Servlets
5 2 (1.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.61%) jQuery
6 1 (0.61%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.83%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.50%) Management Information System
3 18 (11.04%) Computer Science
3 18 (11.04%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.75%) Clustering
4 11 (6.75%) Private Cloud
4 11 (6.75%) Tandem
5 5 (3.07%) Blackberry
5 5 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.07%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.61%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.61%) Economics
6 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.61%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.61%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Statistics
6 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 124 (76.07%) Windows
2 57 (34.97%) Linux
3 52 (31.90%) Windows Server
4 42 (25.77%) Unix
5 38 (23.31%) AIX
6 32 (19.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (18.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (17.18%) Windows XP
9 26 (15.95%) Windows 2000
10 24 (14.72%) Windows 7
11 22 (13.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (6.13%) Android
12 10 (6.13%) Apple iOS
13 5 (3.07%) MVS
13 5 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (3.07%) zOS
14 3 (1.84%) VME
14 3 (1.84%) Windows 10
14 3 (1.84%) Windows 8
15 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (46.01%) ITIL
2 55 (33.74%) Open Source
3 53 (32.52%) DevOps
4 49 (30.06%) Change Management
5 47 (28.83%) PRINCE2
5 47 (28.83%) Problem Management
6 44 (26.99%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (26.99%) Data Management
7 33 (20.25%) Service Management
8 31 (19.02%) Migration
9 24 (14.72%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 23 (14.11%) ITSM
11 18 (11.04%) Release Management
12 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
13 14 (8.59%) CRM
13 14 (8.59%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (7.98%) Continuous Improvement
14 13 (7.98%) TOGAF
15 12 (7.36%) High Availability
15 12 (7.36%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.38%) SQL
2 29 (17.79%) PowerShell
3 9 (5.52%) C#
4 7 (4.29%) Java
5 6 (3.68%) C
6 5 (3.07%) VB
7 3 (1.84%) COBOL
8 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.23%) Perl
8 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.23%) VBScript
9 1 (0.61%) Jython
9 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (28.83%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (20.25%) SC Cleared
4 32 (19.63%) MCSE
5 24 (14.72%) Degree
6 16 (9.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (6.75%) MCSA
8 10 (6.13%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.23%) IBM Certification
9 2 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.61%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.61%) HND
10 1 (0.61%) MCDST
10 1 (0.61%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.34%) SLA
2 15 (9.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 65 (39.88%) Active Directory
2 18 (11.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.75%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (6.75%) vSphere
4 7 (4.29%) XenApp
5 6 (3.68%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (3.07%) Hyper-V
7 3 (1.84%) Oracle Clusterware
7 3 (1.84%) Xen
8 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.23%) XenServer
9 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 16 (9.82%) SCCM
2 11 (6.75%) HP SiteScope
3 5 (3.07%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.84%) Data Guard
4 3 (1.84%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.84%) Puppet
4 3 (1.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.23%) MOM
5 2 (1.23%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.61%) SCSM
6 1 (0.61%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 144 (88.34%) Microsoft
2 26 (15.95%) Oracle
3 25 (15.34%) VMware
4 21 (12.88%) HP
5 8 (4.91%) Citrix
6 6 (3.68%) AppSense
7 5 (3.07%) CA
7 5 (3.07%) Sitecore
7 5 (3.07%) TIBCO
7 5 (3.07%) Trend Micro
8 4 (2.45%) IronPort
9 3 (1.84%) BMC
9 3 (1.84%) Cisco
9 3 (1.84%) Google
9 3 (1.84%) ThinPrint
10 2 (1.23%) IBM
10 2 (1.23%) NetApp
10 2 (1.23%) SAP
10 2 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
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