The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 57 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 37 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.44% 5.39% 4.53%
As % of the Applications category 35.09% 56.92% 48.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 19
Median daily rate £306 £393 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.97% +40.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £220 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £409 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
57 65 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.96% 9.48% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 36
Median daily rate £288 £393 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.75% +42.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £450 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Median hourly rate £11.17 £10.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% -16.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
South Wales -12 18 £288 -17.85% 9
West Wales -20 1 £475 +11.76%
MS Excel
UK

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) Windows
3 16 (32.65%) MS Office
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
4 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 7 (14.29%) ITIL
6 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
7 6 (12.24%) MS Project
7 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
7 6 (12.24%) Business Transformation
7 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (10.20%) SCCM
8 5 (10.20%) Finance
8 5 (10.20%) Oracle
8 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 5 (10.20%) Cisco
9 4 (8.16%) Intranet
9 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.16%) VMware
9 4 (8.16%) WebFOCUS
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (6.12%) Target Operating Model

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 (6.12%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Office
2 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 6 (12.24%) MS Project
4 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.04%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.04%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) VoIP
4 1 (2.04%) Internet
4 1 (2.04%) VPN
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (8.16%) WebFOCUS
3 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.08%) MS Access
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.04%) HBase
5 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.04%) QlikView
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Publishing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (12.24%) Rollout Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Desktop Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support
3 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Data Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.12%) Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) COM
1 1 (2.04%) XML
1 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
1 1 (2.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Informatics
2 3 (6.12%) iPad
2 3 (6.12%) iPhone
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) CESG
3 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
3 9 (18.37%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Linux
5 1 (2.04%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Business Transformation
3 5 (10.20%) Project Management
4 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) PRINCE2
4 4 (8.16%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.12%) Network Management
5 3 (6.12%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.08%) Database Security
6 2 (4.08%) ETL
6 2 (4.08%) Information Security
6 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
6 2 (4.08%) Scrum
6 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) High Availability
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C
2 3 (6.12%) VBA
3 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.04%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) CCNA
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.08%) CCNP
3 2 (4.08%) HNC
3 2 (4.08%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.08%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.04%) Actian
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
5 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.04%) NetApp
5 1 (2.04%) ParAccel
5 1 (2.04%) Sage
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
5 1 (2.04%) Teradata
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