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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Excel Developer
Rank 591 566 539
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 55 79 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 60 52
Median daily rate £400 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £248 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £241 £311 £300
% change year-on-year
-22.30% +3.50%
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
50873 53029 50613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.70% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 33243 32777 31313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2111 2126
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.60 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 May 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 23 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 29 May 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 -14 50 £413 +11.48% 5
London -12 31 £500 +11.11% 4
City of London +43 12 £500 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +17 9 £208 -10.75% 1
West Yorkshire +9 7 £208 -10.75% 1
Bristol - 7 - -
South West - 7 - -
South East +3 3 £200 -33.33%
Scotland -22 2 £338 -18.18% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £500 -
Sheffield - 2 £400 -
Halifax +2 1 £435 +52.63%
Glasgow 0 1 £300 -
Edinburgh -7 1 £375 -9.09% 1
Leeds - 1 £180 -
Elland - 1 £205 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £200 -

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 89 (69.53%) VBA
2 68 (53.13%) Finance
3 65 (50.78%) SQL
4 50 (39.06%) SQL Server
4 50 (39.06%) MS Excel
5 45 (35.16%) Banking
6 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
7 33 (25.78%) C#
8 28 (21.88%) Front Office
9 22 (17.19%) .NET
10 20 (15.63%) Fixed Income
11 18 (14.06%) Investment Banking
12 17 (13.28%) VB
13 16 (12.50%) RAD
13 16 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (11.72%) T-SQL
15 14 (10.94%) C++
15 14 (10.94%) MS Access
15 14 (10.94%) Derivative
16 13 (10.16%) Sybase
17 12 (9.38%) Oracle
17 12 (9.38%) Windows
17 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
17 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
18 11 (8.59%) VB6
18 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (8.59%) Validation

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 5 (3.91%) SAS
2 4 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.78%) Apache
Applications
1 50 (39.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
3 7 (5.47%) MS Office
4 2 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (39.06%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (10.94%) MS Access
4 11 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.47%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.13%) QlikView
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (2.34%) Base SAS
11 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 2 (1.56%) PowerPivot
11 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.78%) MySQL
12 1 (0.78%) OLAP
12 1 (0.78%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.78%) Maven
3 1 (0.78%) ProC
General
1 68 (53.13%) Finance
2 45 (35.16%) Banking
3 28 (21.88%) Front Office
4 18 (14.06%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Back Office
6 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.19%) .NET
2 7 (5.47%) WPF
3 6 (4.69%) Ajax
4 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.13%) Silverlight
5 4 (3.13%) WCF
5 4 (3.13%) WinForms
6 3 (2.34%) ADO
6 3 (2.34%) DAO
6 3 (2.34%) XML
7 2 (1.56%) jQuery
7 2 (1.56%) JSON
7 2 (1.56%) MDX
7 2 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.56%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (1.56%) Web Services
8 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.78%) ODBC
8 1 (0.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.63%) Fixed Income
2 14 (10.94%) Derivative
3 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (7.81%) Reference Data
5 9 (7.03%) Equities
6 6 (4.69%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (3.13%) Market Risk
7 4 (3.13%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.34%) Credit Risk
8 3 (2.34%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.34%) OTC Derivatives
9 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (1.56%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.78%) Fintech
10 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.50%) RAD
2 12 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (9.38%) Risk Management
3 11 (8.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.59%) Validation
4 10 (7.81%) Data Management
4 10 (7.81%) Data Modelling
5 9 (7.03%) Portfolio Management
6 8 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 8 (6.25%) Migration
6 8 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (5.47%) Analytics
7 7 (5.47%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.47%) OO
7 7 (5.47%) OOD
8 6 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (3.91%) ETL
9 5 (3.91%) Investment Management
10 4 (3.13%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 89 (69.53%) VBA
2 65 (50.78%) SQL
3 33 (25.78%) C#
4 17 (13.28%) VB
5 15 (11.72%) T-SQL
6 14 (10.94%) C++
7 11 (8.59%) VB6
8 9 (7.03%) Python
9 8 (6.25%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.91%) Java
11 4 (3.13%) MATLAB
12 3 (2.34%) SAS Macro
13 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.78%) PHP
14 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.78%) PROC SQL
14 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (3.91%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Basel III
Vendors
1 35 (27.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Sybase
3 12 (9.38%) Oracle
4 7 (5.47%) Bloomberg
5 3 (2.34%) Reuters
6 2 (1.56%) Tableau
7 1 (0.78%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.78%) SAP
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