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 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 46 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-28 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 89 160 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.48% 7.10% 7.50%
As % of the Applications category 51.15% 54.42% 58.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 90 87
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £133 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.88 £9.25 £8.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.34 £16.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
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
174 294 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.76% 13.05% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 178 139
Median daily rate £342 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £137 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 24
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.38 £38.75 £14.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -26 61 £308 -15.75% 28
Bradford -11 9 £405 +35.00% 12
Halifax +1 6 £400 +11.73%
Brighouse - 1 - - 1
Pudsey - 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 125 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 57 (29.84%) Finance
3 53 (27.75%) MS Office
4 45 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (23.04%) Windows
6 38 (19.90%) SQL Server
7 37 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (18.85%) SQL
9 34 (17.80%) MS PowerPoint
10 31 (16.23%) MS Project
11 27 (14.14%) Project Management
12 24 (12.57%) .NET
13 23 (12.04%) CRM
14 22 (11.52%) Dynamics CRM
15 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (10.47%) Windows Server
17 19 (9.95%) Active Directory
17 19 (9.95%) C#
18 18 (9.42%) SharePoint
18 18 (9.42%) Cisco
18 18 (9.42%) MVC
19 17 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (8.90%) Oracle
20 16 (8.38%) Citrix
21 15 (7.85%) MS Visio
21 15 (7.85%) Firewall
21 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
21 15 (7.85%) Enterprise Architecture
22 14 (7.33%) Network Security
22 14 (7.33%) 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 18 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.71%) IIS
3 8 (4.19%) MS Exchange
4 6 (3.14%) CMS
5 4 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.09%) FileNet
5 4 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.57%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.05%) Confluence
7 2 (1.05%) MS Project Server
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) eRoom
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle UPK
8 1 (0.52%) SAS
Applications
1 53 (27.75%) MS Office
2 34 (17.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (16.23%) MS Project
4 15 (7.85%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.66%) Photoshop
6 3 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (1.05%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.52%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.52%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.14%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) Primavera
5 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.24%) Office 365
3 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.85%) Firewall
2 14 (7.33%) Network Security
3 13 (6.81%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.62%) LAN
4 5 (2.62%) Skype
4 5 (2.62%) WAN
5 4 (2.09%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.57%) DNS
7 2 (1.05%) DHCP
7 2 (1.05%) Internet
7 2 (1.05%) Intranet
7 2 (1.05%) SAN
8 1 (0.52%) ATM
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.52%) FTP
8 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.52%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.52%) VPN
8 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (3.66%) MS Access
4 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.57%) JIRA
4 2 (1.05%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.05%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 57 (29.84%) Finance
2 15 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.81%) Banking
4 9 (4.71%) Publishing
5 7 (3.66%) Legal
6 6 (3.14%) Retail
7 4 (2.09%) General Ledger
7 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Games
9 2 (1.05%) iGaming
10 1 (0.52%) Law
10 1 (0.52%) Local Government
10 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (29.32%) Analyst
2 20 (10.47%) Developer
3 19 (9.95%) Business Analyst
4 15 (7.85%) Windows Engineer
5 14 (7.33%) Architect
6 12 (6.28%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (5.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (5.76%) Technical Leader
8 10 (5.24%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (4.71%) .NET Developer
9 9 (4.71%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (4.71%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (4.19%) Consultant
10 8 (4.19%) Coordinator
10 8 (4.19%) Data Analyst
10 8 (4.19%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) Financial Analyst
11 7 (3.66%) PowerShell Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.57%) .NET
2 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET
3 9 (4.71%) HTML
4 7 (3.66%) HTML5
4 7 (3.66%) Middleware
5 6 (3.14%) XML
6 5 (2.62%) CSS
7 4 (2.09%) .NET Framework
7 4 (2.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (2.09%) CSS3
7 4 (2.09%) WCF
8 3 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.57%) jQuery
8 3 (1.57%) Web Services
8 3 (1.57%) Xamarin.iOS
9 2 (1.05%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.05%) Entity Framework
9 2 (1.05%) Mustache
9 2 (1.05%) Ninject
9 2 (1.05%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.19%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.14%) User Experience
4 4 (2.09%) Clustering
4 4 (2.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.57%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.05%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.05%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.52%) PMI
7 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.52%) Social Media
7 1 (0.52%) Statistics
7 1 (0.52%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.04%) Windows
2 20 (10.47%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.71%) Unix
4 7 (3.66%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.14%) Android
5 6 (3.14%) Linux
5 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.09%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.09%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.57%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.05%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.56%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (14.14%) Project Management
3 23 (12.04%) CRM
4 21 (10.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (9.42%) MVC
6 17 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (7.85%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (7.33%) Business Analysis
8 14 (7.33%) Change Management
8 14 (7.33%) ITIL
9 12 (6.28%) Information Assurance
9 12 (6.28%) Vulnerability Management
10 11 (5.76%) Analytics
10 11 (5.76%) PRINCE2
11 10 (5.24%) DSDM
11 10 (5.24%) OOD
11 10 (5.24%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.71%) Migration
12 9 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.85%) SQL
2 19 (9.95%) C#
3 12 (6.28%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.66%) VBA
5 5 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.09%) PHP
7 3 (1.57%) VB
8 2 (1.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.05%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) Delphi
9 1 (0.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (3.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.62%) CCNA
2 5 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (2.62%) CISSP
3 4 (2.09%) CISM
4 3 (1.57%) Degree
4 3 (1.57%) MCSE
5 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.05%) MCP
5 2 (1.05%) MCSA
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.52%) CISA
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.52%) MCAD
6 1 (0.52%) MCITP
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.09%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.09%) SLA
3 2 (1.05%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.52%) FINREP
System Software
1 19 (9.95%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
4 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.14%) SCCM
1 6 (3.14%) SCOM
2 4 (2.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.52%) DameWare
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 125 (65.45%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.42%) Cisco
3 17 (8.90%) Oracle
4 16 (8.38%) Citrix
5 13 (6.81%) Intel Security
6 9 (4.71%) VMware
7 5 (2.62%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.09%) IBM
9 3 (1.57%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.05%) Brocade
10 2 (1.05%) Dell
10 2 (1.05%) Progress
10 2 (1.05%) SAP
11 1 (0.52%) HP
11 1 (0.52%) Minitab
11 1 (0.52%) Netezza
11 1 (0.52%) Nintex
11 1 (0.52%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.52%) Twitter
11 1 (0.52%) Verint
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