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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Developer
Rank 602 576 538
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 41 65 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 52
Median daily rate £400 £441 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.34% +10.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-36.15% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- -43.15%

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
50276 53000 51116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 32796 33319 31430
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1494 2025 2060
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 26 June 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 19 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 26 June 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 -16 38 £400 -7.51% 6
London -4 22 £475 -3.79% 1
Yorkshire +6 10 £208 +15.27% 1
City of London +33 8 £500 +5.26%
West Yorkshire +14 8 £208 +15.27% 1
Bristol +13 5 - -
South West +3 5 - -
Scotland -9 2 £400 -
Edinburgh -11 2 £400 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Sheffield - 2 £400 -
South East +6 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Elland - 1 £205 -
Halifax - 1 £435 -
Leeds - 1 £180 - 1
Reading - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 72 (69.23%) VBA
2 58 (55.77%) Finance
3 54 (51.92%) SQL
4 43 (41.35%) MS Excel
5 41 (39.42%) SQL Server
6 37 (35.58%) Banking
7 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
8 31 (29.81%) C#
9 26 (25.00%) Front Office
10 19 (18.27%) .NET
11 17 (16.35%) RAD
12 16 (15.38%) Fixed Income
13 15 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
13 15 (14.42%) VB
13 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
14 14 (13.46%) MS Access
14 14 (13.46%) Oracle
14 14 (13.46%) Investment Banking
15 13 (12.50%) C++
16 12 (11.54%) Derivative
16 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
17 11 (10.58%) VB6
17 11 (10.58%) Validation
17 11 (10.58%) Sybase
18 10 (9.62%) Python
18 10 (9.62%) Risk Management
18 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (9.62%) Reference Data
19 9 (8.65%) Portfolio Management

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 3 (2.88%) SAS
1 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (41.35%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (6.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) ION MarketView
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (39.42%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.42%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (13.46%) MS Access
4 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 7 (6.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.88%) Base SAS
10 2 (1.92%) MySQL
10 2 (1.92%) PowerPivot
10 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.96%) Power BI
11 1 (0.96%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.96%) ProC
3 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 58 (55.77%) Finance
2 37 (35.58%) Banking
3 26 (25.00%) Front Office
4 14 (13.46%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (18.27%) .NET
2 7 (6.73%) Ajax
2 7 (6.73%) WPF
3 6 (5.77%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.85%) Silverlight
4 4 (3.85%) WCF
4 4 (3.85%) WinForms
5 3 (2.88%) ADO
5 3 (2.88%) DAO
5 3 (2.88%) jQuery
5 3 (2.88%) Web Services
5 3 (2.88%) XML
6 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (1.92%) JSON
6 2 (1.92%) MDX
6 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.92%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (0.96%) D3.js
7 1 (0.96%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Fixed Income
2 12 (11.54%) Derivative
3 10 (9.62%) Reference Data
4 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.69%) Equities
5 6 (5.77%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.88%) Credit Risk
7 3 (2.88%) Market Risk
7 3 (2.88%) OTC Derivatives
8 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.92%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.96%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.96%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.35%) RAD
2 12 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (10.58%) Validation
4 10 (9.62%) Risk Management
5 9 (8.65%) Data Management
5 9 (8.65%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 8 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 8 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
7 7 (6.73%) OO
7 7 (6.73%) OOD
8 6 (5.77%) Asset Management
9 5 (4.81%) Analytics
10 4 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.85%) Project Management
10 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) VBA
2 54 (51.92%) SQL
3 31 (29.81%) C#
4 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
4 15 (14.42%) VB
5 13 (12.50%) C++
6 11 (10.58%) VB6
7 10 (9.62%) Python
8 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
10 3 (2.88%) SAS Macro
11 1 (0.96%) Java
11 1 (0.96%) PHP
11 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.96%) PROC SQL
11 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.92%) QA
3 1 (0.96%) Basel III
Vendors
1 33 (31.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle
3 11 (10.58%) Sybase
4 7 (6.73%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.85%) Reuters
6 1 (0.96%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.96%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.96%) Telerik
6 1 (0.96%) TIBCO
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