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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 18 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 91 123 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.41% 6.24% 7.09%
As % of the Applications category 55.15% 58.85% 58.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 75
Median daily rate £356 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £139 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £441 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 18 8
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.18 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £21.00 £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.79%

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
165 209 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.63% 10.61% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 108 141
Median daily rate £350 £329 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% +4.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £134 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 16
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +29.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £11.55 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £13.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 -1 62 £350 +16.66% 29
Wakefield +2 5 £275 - 2
Bradford 0 4 £365 +141.72% 3
Halifax +6 2 £325 -7.14% 2
Brighouse - 2 - -
Pudsey - 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 125 (68.68%) Microsoft
2 50 (27.47%) MS Office
3 42 (23.08%) Project Management
4 35 (19.23%) MS Project
5 32 (17.58%) SQL
6 31 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
7 30 (16.48%) SharePoint
8 28 (15.38%) Windows
9 27 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 24 (13.19%) Finance
12 23 (12.64%) Active Directory
13 22 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (11.54%) CRM
15 20 (10.99%) Migration
16 19 (10.44%) Dynamics CRM
17 18 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
17 18 (9.89%) Business Analysis
18 17 (9.34%) VMware
19 16 (8.79%) .NET
20 15 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
21 14 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 14 (7.69%) Cisco
22 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
22 13 (7.14%) Windows Server
23 12 (6.59%) ITIL
23 12 (6.59%) MS Access
23 12 (6.59%) Legal
23 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 30 (16.48%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.95%) CMS
3 5 (2.75%) IIS
3 5 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.65%) Apache
5 3 (1.65%) Plone
5 3 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.65%) SilverStripe
6 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.10%) SAS
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 50 (27.47%) MS Office
2 35 (19.23%) MS Project
3 18 (9.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.85%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.55%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (10.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.10%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.30%) Office 365
3 3 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.65%) IaaS
3 3 (1.65%) PaaS
3 3 (1.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.55%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.40%) Firewall
2 6 (3.30%) SAN
3 5 (2.75%) Internet
3 5 (2.75%) Network Security
4 4 (2.20%) DNS
4 4 (2.20%) Intranet
4 4 (2.20%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.65%) LAN
5 3 (1.65%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.10%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.10%) FCoE
6 2 (1.10%) NX-OS
6 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.55%) DHCP
7 1 (0.55%) HTTP
7 1 (0.55%) SNMP
7 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (6.59%) MS Access
3 12 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (6.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.65%) MySQL
10 3 (1.65%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (1.10%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.10%) GIS
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.10%) Power BI
11 2 (1.10%) QlikView
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.65%) MSTest
4 1 (0.55%) JIRA
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (13.19%) Finance
2 12 (6.59%) Legal
3 9 (4.95%) Banking
3 9 (4.95%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.40%) Retail
5 4 (2.20%) Billing
5 4 (2.20%) Publishing
6 3 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.10%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.10%) Military
8 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (30.22%) Analyst
2 36 (19.78%) Developer
3 15 (8.24%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.69%) Architect
4 14 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.04%) Support Analyst
6 10 (5.49%) SQL Developer
6 10 (5.49%) SSIS Developer
7 9 (4.95%) .NET Developer
7 9 (4.95%) Consultant
8 8 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.40%) T-SQL Developer
9 7 (3.85%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.30%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (2.75%) Applications Support
11 5 (2.75%) Business Developer
11 5 (2.75%) Process Analyst
11 5 (2.75%) Report Analyst
11 5 (2.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.79%) .NET
2 6 (3.30%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.75%) ActiveX
3 5 (2.75%) ADO
3 5 (2.75%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.75%) DAO
3 5 (2.75%) HTML
3 5 (2.75%) XML
4 4 (2.20%) Middleware
5 3 (1.65%) CSS
5 3 (1.65%) Entity Framework
5 3 (1.65%) Web Services
6 2 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (1.10%) COM+
6 2 (1.10%) SOAP
7 1 (0.55%) COM
7 1 (0.55%) WinForms
7 1 (0.55%) WSDL
7 1 (0.55%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.04%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.49%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.30%) User Experience
5 5 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.20%) Informatics
7 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.10%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.10%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) Statistics
7 2 (1.10%) Tandem
7 2 (1.10%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.55%) PMI
8 1 (0.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.38%) Windows
2 13 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.95%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.65%) Linux
4 3 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.10%) Android
5 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.10%) SUSE
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (23.08%) Project Management
2 31 (17.03%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (11.54%) CRM
6 20 (10.99%) Migration
7 18 (9.89%) Business Analysis
8 12 (6.59%) ITIL
9 11 (6.04%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.04%) DSDM
9 11 (6.04%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.04%) Project Planning
10 10 (5.49%) Process Improvement
11 9 (4.95%) Analytics
11 9 (4.95%) Supplier Management
12 8 (4.40%) ETL
12 8 (4.40%) OO
12 8 (4.40%) Requirements Management
12 8 (4.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 8 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.58%) SQL
2 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 11 (6.04%) VBA
4 10 (5.49%) C#
5 5 (2.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.75%) VB
6 3 (1.65%) PHP
6 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.10%) C
7 2 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (0.55%) Delphi
8 1 (0.55%) Python
8 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (5.49%) Degree
1 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (5.49%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.65%) MCSE
4 2 (1.10%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.10%) CCA
4 2 (1.10%) CCNA
4 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.10%) MCAD
4 2 (1.10%) MCDST
4 2 (1.10%) MCSD
4 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.55%) CCDP
5 1 (0.55%) CCNP
5 1 (0.55%) CISM
5 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) QA
2 3 (1.65%) SLA
3 2 (1.10%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (12.64%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.20%) vSphere
4 2 (1.10%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.55%) NFS
5 1 (0.55%) vCloud
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (2.20%) SCCM
2 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.10%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) Nagios
3 1 (0.55%) PowerCLI
3 1 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.55%) RANCID
3 1 (0.55%) vRealize
Vendors
1 125 (68.68%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.34%) VMware
3 14 (7.69%) Cisco
4 9 (4.95%) Citrix
5 5 (2.75%) Brocade
5 5 (2.75%) Oracle
5 5 (2.75%) SAP
6 4 (2.20%) Dell
6 4 (2.20%) HP
6 4 (2.20%) Intel Security
7 2 (1.10%) Alterian
7 2 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.10%) EMC
7 2 (1.10%) F5
7 2 (1.10%) Tableau
7 2 (1.10%) Xerox
8 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.55%) Verint
8 1 (0.55%) Zerto
Holmfirth, West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £10 - £11 Per Hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: 350 GBP Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £225.00 - £285.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago