The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.35% 15.38% 13.64%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £128
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Applications Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.35% 26.92% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £128
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Wakefield region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Wakefield region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

MS Excel
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wakefield region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Dell