The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Excel Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Developer
Rank 620 612 559
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -53
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 37 49 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.086% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.090% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 60
Median daily rate £308 £415 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.90% +11.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £236 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £521 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £321 £295
% change year-on-year
-37.61% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.75

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Excel Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Excel Developer in the job title.

Excel Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Excel Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK.

Excel Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Excel Developer
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
England +15 33 £308 -25.90% 3
London -20 18 £350 -22.22% 2
North West +22 8 £175 -16.78% 1
South East +17 5 £200 -33.33%
Scotland +12 4 - -
Manchester 0 4 £120 +20.00% 1
Cheshire - 4 £225 -
City of London +1 3 £425 -10.52%
Canary Wharf -1 3 £325 -
Kent - 3 £200 -
Edinburgh +17 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 - -
Surrey +6 1 £280 -13.84%
West Midlands -23 1 £175 -36.36%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £488 -
Staffordshire - 1 £175 -
North East - 1 £488 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £175 -
Woking - 1 £280 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £488 -

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Excel Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Excel Developer in the job title.

1 55 (67.90%) VBA
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 35 (43.21%) MS Excel
4 34 (41.98%) Finance
5 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
6 25 (30.86%) C#
7 19 (23.46%) .NET
8 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 18 (22.22%) Banking
9 14 (17.28%) MS Access
10 12 (14.81%) Spreadsheet
11 11 (13.58%) Oracle
11 11 (13.58%) Front Office
12 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (11.11%) Migration
13 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
13 9 (11.11%) RAD
14 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
15 6 (7.41%) OOD
15 6 (7.41%) ERP
15 6 (7.41%) OO
15 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
15 6 (7.41%) Validation
15 6 (7.41%) Retail
15 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
15 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (7.41%) Ajax
15 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
15 6 (7.41%) WPF

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 1 (1.23%) Confluence
1 1 (1.23%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (43.21%) MS Excel
2 12 (14.81%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.47%) MS Office
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) MS Access
3 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.94%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.70%) Power BI
7 2 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.47%) PowerPivot
7 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.23%) MySQL
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.23%) Spotfire
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.23%) JIRA
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 18 (22.22%) Banking
3 11 (13.58%) Front Office
4 6 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.41%) Retail
5 3 (3.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.23%) Electronics
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.46%) .NET
2 6 (7.41%) .NET Framework
2 6 (7.41%) Ajax
2 6 (7.41%) WPF
3 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.70%) jQuery
4 3 (3.70%) Silverlight
4 3 (3.70%) WCF
4 3 (3.70%) WinForms
5 2 (2.47%) HTML
5 2 (2.47%) JSON
5 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.47%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (2.47%) Web Services
6 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.23%) D3.js
6 1 (1.23%) Highcharts JS
6 1 (1.23%) MDX
6 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Data Extraction
2 5 (6.17%) Derivative
2 5 (6.17%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.47%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.47%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.23%) Equities
5 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.23%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.23%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (11.11%) Migration
1 9 (11.11%) RAD
2 7 (8.64%) Data Modelling
3 6 (7.41%) ERP
3 6 (7.41%) OO
3 6 (7.41%) OOD
3 6 (7.41%) Validation
4 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.17%) Integration Testing
4 5 (6.17%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.94%) Analytics
6 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.70%) CRM
6 3 (3.70%) Data Analysis
6 3 (3.70%) MVC
6 3 (3.70%) SDLC
6 3 (3.70%) Test Planning
7 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.90%) VBA
2 39 (48.15%) SQL
3 25 (30.86%) C#
4 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.17%) VB
6 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.47%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) Java
7 2 (2.47%) PHP
7 2 (2.47%) Python
8 1 (1.23%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.23%) VB6
8 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle
3 5 (6.17%) Sybase
4 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) Citrix
5 1 (1.23%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.23%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (1.23%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.23%) Reuters
5 1 (1.23%) Tableau
5 1 (1.23%) Telerik
5 1 (1.23%) Teradata
5 1 (1.23%) TIBCO
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