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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 43 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 90 122 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.39% 5.78% 4.59%
As % of the Applications category 53.89% 57.01% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 51
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.60 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.04% +51.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £10.44 £8.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £13.60 £15.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
167 214 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.14% 10.15% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 142 103
Median daily rate £342 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.23% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £135 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 21
Median hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.15 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £38.00 £15.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Leeds -35 48 £380 +16.92% 28
Bradford +12 15 £300 +9.09% 5
Halifax 0 8 £413 +1.47% 5
Wakefield - 6 £350 - 3
Elland - 1 £195 -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 142 (63.96%) Microsoft
2 66 (29.73%) SQL
3 62 (27.93%) Finance
4 58 (26.13%) MS Office
5 52 (23.42%) SQL Server
6 47 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (20.72%) MS Project
8 45 (20.27%) Windows
9 43 (19.37%) MS PowerPoint
10 35 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
11 34 (15.32%) VBA
11 34 (15.32%) MS Access
12 30 (13.51%) Project Management
13 29 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
14 26 (11.71%) .NET
14 26 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 23 (10.36%) Oracle
16 22 (9.91%) ITIL
16 22 (9.91%) CRM
17 21 (9.46%) MS Visio
17 21 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
18 20 (9.01%) Active Directory
19 19 (8.56%) SharePoint
19 19 (8.56%) C#
20 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2
21 17 (7.66%) Banking
21 17 (7.66%) MVC
22 16 (7.21%) Migration
23 15 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
23 15 (6.76%) Change Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 19 (8.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.05%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.15%) IIS
4 5 (2.25%) FileNet
4 5 (2.25%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.80%) Oracle UPK
6 3 (1.35%) Joomla!
6 3 (1.35%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.90%) Confluence
7 2 (0.90%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) eRoom
8 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 58 (26.13%) MS Office
2 46 (20.72%) MS Project
3 43 (19.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (9.46%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (9.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.25%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.90%) Summit
5 1 (0.45%) Primavera
5 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.05%) Office 365
3 3 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.50%) Firewall
1 10 (4.50%) Network Security
2 9 (4.05%) Reverse Proxy
3 5 (2.25%) DNS
4 4 (1.80%) SAN
4 4 (1.80%) Skype
4 4 (1.80%) VPN
5 3 (1.35%) DHCP
5 3 (1.35%) LAN
5 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.35%) WAN
6 2 (0.90%) Internet
7 1 (0.45%) ATM
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.45%) FTP
7 1 (0.45%) Intranet
7 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.45%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.45%) SSL
7 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 34 (15.32%) MS Access
3 15 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (4.50%) Data Mining
6 8 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.15%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.35%) GIS
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.90%) QlikView
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 9 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.90%) FrontPage
2 2 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.90%) JIRA
2 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 62 (27.93%) Finance
2 17 (7.66%) Banking
3 12 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.15%) Publishing
5 5 (2.25%) Legal
6 4 (1.80%) General Ledger
7 3 (1.35%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Games
8 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.45%) iGaming
9 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (31.08%) Analyst
2 27 (12.16%) Developer
3 19 (8.56%) Data Analyst
4 16 (7.21%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (6.31%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.95%) Trainer
7 10 (4.50%) Consultant
7 10 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (4.05%) Administrator
8 9 (4.05%) Architect
9 8 (3.60%) .NET Developer
9 8 (3.60%) Coordinator
9 8 (3.60%) IT Trainer
9 8 (3.60%) SQL Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.60%) Technical Leader
10 7 (3.15%) PMO Planner
10 7 (3.15%) PowerShell Engineer
10 7 (3.15%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.71%) .NET
2 9 (4.05%) ASP.NET
3 8 (3.60%) HTML
4 6 (2.70%) HTML5
4 6 (2.70%) Middleware
4 6 (2.70%) XML
5 5 (2.25%) CSS
6 4 (1.80%) ADO
6 4 (1.80%) Classic ASP
6 4 (1.80%) DAO
7 3 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.35%) CSS3
7 3 (1.35%) jQuery
7 3 (1.35%) WCF
7 3 (1.35%) Xamarin.iOS
8 2 (0.90%) Backbone.js
8 2 (0.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.90%) Mustache
8 2 (0.90%) Ninject
8 2 (0.90%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.50%) NHS
4 4 (1.80%) Clustering
4 4 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.80%) User Experience
5 3 (1.35%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.45%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.45%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Statistics
7 1 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.45%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 45 (20.27%) Windows
2 13 (5.86%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.60%) Windows 7
3 8 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.15%) Unix
5 6 (2.70%) Linux
5 6 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.70%) Windows XP
6 5 (2.25%) Android
6 5 (2.25%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.77%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (13.51%) Project Management
3 29 (13.06%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (9.91%) CRM
5 22 (9.91%) ITIL
6 18 (8.11%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.66%) MVC
8 16 (7.21%) Migration
9 15 (6.76%) Change Management
10 14 (6.31%) Analytics
11 12 (5.41%) ERP
12 11 (4.95%) Problem Management
12 11 (4.95%) Service Management
12 11 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (4.05%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.05%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.05%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.05%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (3.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 66 (29.73%) SQL
2 34 (15.32%) VBA
3 19 (8.56%) C#
4 13 (5.86%) PowerShell
4 13 (5.86%) VB
5 9 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.80%) PHP
6 4 (1.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.90%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.45%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.45%) Java
8 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.80%) CCA
3 4 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.80%) MCP
3 4 (1.80%) MCSA
3 4 (1.80%) MCSE
3 4 (1.80%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.80%) PMP
4 3 (1.35%) CISSP
4 3 (1.35%) MCITP
5 2 (0.90%) CCNA
5 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.90%) CISM
5 2 (0.90%) Degree
5 2 (0.90%) ISEB
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.45%) CISA
6 1 (0.45%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.05%) QA
2 5 (2.25%) SLA
3 4 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.45%) FINREP
6 1 (0.45%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.90%) XenApp
5 1 (0.45%) vCloud
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) SCOM
2 6 (2.70%) SCCM
3 4 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.35%) DameWare
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 142 (63.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.36%) Oracle
3 14 (6.31%) Citrix
4 12 (5.41%) Cisco
5 10 (4.50%) VMware
6 9 (4.05%) Intel Security
7 7 (3.15%) IBM
8 5 (2.25%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.35%) SAP
9 3 (1.35%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.90%) Dell
10 2 (0.90%) iManage
10 2 (0.90%) Progress
11 1 (0.45%) Apple
11 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.45%) EMC
11 1 (0.45%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.45%) Juniper
11 1 (0.45%) Minitab
11 1 (0.45%) Remedy
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £342.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
NCC Group
Rate: Circa £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago