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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Excel Developer
UK
Rank 537 555 505
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -50
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 60 74 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 86
Median daily rate £390 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £215 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £15.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.08

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
42416 49363 49659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 95.02% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27693 31769 30532
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1526 1656 1924
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

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 February 2017.

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 26 February 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
England +20 59 £390 +4.00% 1
London +2 35 £400 -5.88% 1
South East +26 18 £390 +81.39%
City of London +3 8 £338 +7.14%
Middlesex - 7 - -
Hampshire +11 4 £390 +16.41%
West Midlands +5 3 £281 -37.50%
West Sussex -10 3 £403 +87.20%
East Grinstead - 3 £403 -
Surrey +5 2 £325 -
Leeds - 2 £333 -
Yorkshire - 2 £333 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £333 -
Scotland +22 1 - -
South West +2 1 £300 -7.69%
Bristol +2 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 £238 -
Berkshire - 1 £350 -
Wokingham - 1 £350 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £250 -
Coventry - 1 £325 -

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 64 (68.09%) VBA
2 38 (40.43%) SQL
3 33 (35.11%) MS Excel
4 31 (32.98%) .NET
4 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
5 26 (27.66%) Finance
6 25 (26.60%) MS Access
7 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
8 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (18.09%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (17.02%) Banking
11 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (13.83%) VB
12 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (12.77%) Front Office
13 12 (12.77%) Migration
13 12 (12.77%) Unit Testing
14 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
14 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
15 9 (9.57%) Windows
15 9 (9.57%) Office 365
16 8 (8.51%) Analytics
16 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (8.51%) Windows 10
16 8 (8.51%) Windows XP
16 8 (8.51%) C#
16 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
16 8 (8.51%) VB6

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 6 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) SAS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 33 (35.11%) MS Excel
2 17 (18.09%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (6.38%) MS Office
4 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Office 365
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.98%) SQL Server
2 25 (26.60%) MS Access
3 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2000
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.13%) Power BI
10 2 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (1.06%) Hyperion Smart View
11 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.06%) git-flow
2 1 (1.06%) Selenium
2 1 (1.06%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (27.66%) Finance
2 16 (17.02%) Banking
3 12 (12.77%) Front Office
4 3 (3.19%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) German Language
5 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Electronics
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.98%) .NET
2 4 (4.26%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 2 (2.13%) ADO
4 2 (2.13%) HTML5
4 2 (2.13%) WPF
5 1 (1.06%) ActiveX
5 1 (1.06%) CSS
5 1 (1.06%) DAO
5 1 (1.06%) JSON
5 1 (1.06%) MDX
5 1 (1.06%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.38%) Derivative
3 4 (4.26%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.06%) Equities
5 1 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.57%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) Windows 10
2 8 (8.51%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (12.77%) Migration
3 12 (12.77%) Unit Testing
4 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
5 8 (8.51%) Analytics
6 5 (5.32%) Data Extraction
7 4 (4.26%) ETL
7 4 (4.26%) RAD
7 4 (4.26%) Validation
8 3 (3.19%) Asset Management
8 3 (3.19%) Business Analytics
8 3 (3.19%) Data Analytics
8 3 (3.19%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.19%) DNA
8 3 (3.19%) Functional Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 64 (68.09%) VBA
2 38 (40.43%) SQL
3 13 (13.83%) VB
4 10 (10.64%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.51%) C#
5 8 (8.51%) VB6
6 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.06%) C++
7 1 (1.06%) Java
7 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) AAT
4 1 (1.06%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) IFRS
1 4 (4.26%) IFRS 9
1 4 (4.26%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.06%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Ansible
1 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.26%) Bloomberg
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle
3 3 (3.19%) Tableau
4 2 (2.13%) SAP
4 2 (2.13%) Sun
5 1 (1.06%) Citrix
5 1 (1.06%) Hyperion