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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.14% - -
As % of the Applications category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
West Yorkshire

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
5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.86% - 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £12.89
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Intranet
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) Remedy
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy