The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 28 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 130 113 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.01% 6.66% 6.60%
As % of the Applications category 53.72% 52.80% 59.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 78 56
Average daily rate
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£360 £349 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £486 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.34 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
242 214 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.18% 12.62% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 139 82
Average daily rate £328 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £132 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 27
Average hourly rate £15.05 £11.13 £15.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.25% -27.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.43 £8.48 £11.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £14.60 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -7 98 £365 +15.87% 54
Bradford +3 19 £300 -25.00% 13
Halifax -6 8 £360 -22.16% 1
Huddersfield - 2 £380 - 1
Batley - 1 £100 -
Wetherby - 1 £100 - 1
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 189 (68.98%) Microsoft
2 80 (29.20%) SQL
3 60 (21.90%) SQL Server
4 59 (21.53%) Finance
5 52 (18.98%) MS Office
6 47 (17.15%) Windows
7 40 (14.60%) .NET
8 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
9 37 (13.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 33 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (11.31%) Data Analysis
12 30 (10.95%) MS Project
13 29 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (9.85%) Project Management
14 27 (9.85%) ITIL
15 26 (9.49%) MS Visio
16 25 (9.12%) VMware
16 25 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (9.12%) MS Access
17 23 (8.39%) SharePoint
18 22 (8.03%) Active Directory
18 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 21 (7.66%) C#
20 19 (6.93%) Oracle
20 19 (6.93%) ETL
20 19 (6.93%) NHS
20 19 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (6.57%) Time Management
21 18 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 23 (8.39%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.11%) SAS
3 12 (4.38%) MS Exchange
4 11 (4.01%) Lync
5 7 (2.55%) IIS
6 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.36%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPEL
7 1 (0.36%) Jetty
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
7 1 (0.36%) Moodle
Applications
1 52 (18.98%) MS Office
2 37 (13.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 30 (10.95%) MS Project
4 26 (9.49%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.73%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.73%) SPSS
7 1 (0.36%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.36%) InDesign
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) Unica
3 1 (0.36%) Line 500
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.36%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.11%) WAN
2 13 (4.74%) LAN
3 8 (2.92%) Unified Communications
3 8 (2.92%) Firewall
4 6 (2.19%) DMZ
5 5 (1.82%) DNS
6 3 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.09%) DHCP
7 2 (0.73%) GPRS
7 2 (0.73%) VPN
7 2 (0.73%) SAN
7 2 (0.73%) Internet
7 2 (0.73%) 3G
7 2 (0.73%) Telepresence
7 2 (0.73%) 2G
7 2 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (0.73%) HSPA
8 1 (0.36%) LTE
8 1 (0.36%) 4G
8 1 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.12%) MS Access
3 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (4.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.92%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.09%) Base SAS
9 3 (1.09%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.09%) QlikView
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.73%) DataStage
10 2 (0.73%) OLAP
10 2 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.73%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.36%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 16 (5.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (4.74%) Visual Studio
3 6 (2.19%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.09%) Toad
5 2 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.73%) Selenium
6 1 (0.36%) Appium
6 1 (0.36%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.36%) MSTest
6 1 (0.36%) JMeter
6 1 (0.36%) Subversion
6 1 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 59 (21.53%) Finance
2 17 (6.20%) Retail
3 16 (5.84%) Banking
4 8 (2.92%) Legal
5 3 (1.09%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Advertising
7 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 106 (38.69%) Analyst
2 41 (14.96%) Developer
3 37 (13.50%) Business Analyst
4 26 (9.49%) Data Analyst
5 14 (5.11%) Architect
6 11 (4.01%) Consultant
6 11 (4.01%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (4.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (3.65%) Deployment Analyst
8 9 (3.28%) Administrator
9 8 (2.92%) Service Analyst
9 8 (2.92%) Information Analyst
9 8 (2.92%) MI Developer
9 8 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (2.55%) MI Analyst
10 7 (2.55%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (2.19%) Business Systems Analyst
11 6 (2.19%) SQL Developer
11 6 (2.19%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 6 (2.19%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (14.60%) .NET
2 8 (2.92%) ASP.NET
2 8 (2.92%) XML
3 5 (1.82%) MDX
3 5 (1.82%) COM
3 5 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (1.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (1.09%) NLog
5 3 (1.09%) jQuery
5 3 (1.09%) Entity Framework
5 3 (1.09%) Ninject
5 3 (1.09%) Backbone.js
5 3 (1.09%) Mustache
5 3 (1.09%) Underscore.js
5 3 (1.09%) SignalR
6 2 (0.73%) CSS
6 2 (0.73%) Web Services
7 1 (0.36%) HTML
7 1 (0.36%) J2EE
7 1 (0.36%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.87%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.93%) NHS
3 16 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.46%) Smart Meter
5 4 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.46%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.46%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.09%) iPhone
6 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.09%) CMDB
7 2 (0.73%) GIS
7 2 (0.73%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.73%) Clustering
7 2 (0.73%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.36%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.36%) Economics
8 1 (0.36%) PDA
8 1 (0.36%) Statistics
8 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.15%) Windows
2 10 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (3.28%) Linux
4 8 (2.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (2.55%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.82%) UNIX
7 4 (1.46%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.46%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.09%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (11.31%) Data Analysis
3 29 (10.58%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (9.85%) Project Management
4 27 (9.85%) ITIL
5 25 (9.12%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (6.93%) ETL
7 18 (6.57%) Time Management
7 18 (6.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (5.84%) Change Management
9 15 (5.47%) CRM
10 14 (5.11%) Validation
10 14 (5.11%) Migration
10 14 (5.11%) Supplier Management
10 14 (5.11%) Data Validation
11 13 (4.74%) Configuration Management
11 13 (4.74%) PRINCE2
12 11 (4.01%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.01%) Kimball Methodology
13 10 (3.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (29.20%) SQL
2 21 (7.66%) C#
3 17 (6.20%) VB
4 16 (5.84%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.74%) VBA
6 9 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 7 (2.55%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.46%) C
9 3 (1.09%) Java
10 2 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.73%) VB6
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
11 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (4.38%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (4.38%) Degree
2 7 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.19%) MCSE
3 6 (2.19%) ISEB
4 5 (1.82%) MCITP
5 3 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.73%) CCNP
6 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) MCP
6 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.01%) QA
2 8 (2.92%) SLA
3 3 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.36%) HL7
5 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (8.03%) Active Directory
2 19 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.46%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.73%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.73%) vSphere
5 2 (0.73%) vCloud
6 1 (0.36%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Xen
6 1 (0.36%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.74%) SCCM
2 2 (0.73%) SCOM
2 2 (0.73%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.36%) Netcool
3 1 (0.36%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (0.36%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 189 (68.98%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.12%) VMware
3 19 (6.93%) Oracle
4 12 (4.38%) Cisco
5 7 (2.55%) Computacenter
6 6 (2.19%) SAP
7 5 (1.82%) Citrix
8 4 (1.46%) NetApp
8 4 (1.46%) HP
9 3 (1.09%) IBM
9 3 (1.09%) Nokia
9 3 (1.09%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.73%) Google
10 2 (0.73%) Netezza
10 2 (0.73%) Mapinfo
10 2 (0.73%) Tableau
10 2 (0.73%) Tandberg
10 2 (0.73%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.73%) Intel
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