The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 29 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.63% 2.17% 10.10%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 60.00% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 7
Median daily rate £265 £358 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.87% +45.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £358 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £358 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +59.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
Cheshire

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

Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 10 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.26% 3.61% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 21
Median daily rate £193 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -10.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £163 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £460 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (51.22%) Security Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
5 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
6 9 (21.95%) SCCM
6 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
7 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
7 8 (19.51%) Project Management
7 8 (19.51%) CRM
8 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.07%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) MS Office
8 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (17.07%) SCOM
8 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
9 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
9 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.20%) SQL
10 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
10 5 (12.20%) Finance
10 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.76%) MVC
11 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (9.76%) Web Development
11 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
11 4 (9.76%) Middleware

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.76%) Skype for Business
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Office
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (9.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) PaaS
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Skype
2 2 (4.88%) 2G
2 2 (4.88%) 3G
2 2 (4.88%) 4G
2 2 (4.88%) GSM
2 2 (4.88%) LTE
2 2 (4.88%) Network Security
2 2 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.88%) UMTS
3 1 (2.44%) Firewall
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) GIS
3 1 (2.44%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) MSTest
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Architect
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Lead Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
2 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.76%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) PMI
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server
2 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) CRM
1 8 (19.51%) Project Management
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
3 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.20%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.76%) MVC
5 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Migration
6 3 (7.32%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Service Management
6 3 (7.32%) SOA
7 2 (4.88%) BDD
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 4 (9.76%) Java
5 2 (4.88%) C
5 2 (4.88%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) PHP
5 2 (4.88%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.32%) MCP
5 2 (4.88%) Degree
6 1 (2.44%) APMP
6 1 (2.44%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.44%) CLAS
6 1 (2.44%) HND
6 1 (2.44%) ISEB
6 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) RMADS
System Software
1 11 (26.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) SCCM
2 7 (17.07%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) OpenView
4 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco
2 2 (4.88%) Ericsson
2 2 (4.88%) HP
2 2 (4.88%) Huawei
2 2 (4.88%) MuleSoft
2 2 (4.88%) Nokia
2 2 (4.88%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (4.88%) Polycom
2 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.88%) WSO2
3 1 (2.44%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (2.44%) BT
3 1 (2.44%) Lotus
3 1 (2.44%) NetApp
3 1 (2.44%) Siemens
3 1 (2.44%) VMware