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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 92 124 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.04% 5.64% 5.91%
As % of the Applications category 57.86% 56.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 60
Median daily rate £375 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £200 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £448 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.48% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.75 £12.25 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.10 £19.50 £13.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -
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
159 221 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.44% 10.05% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 107 135
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 23
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.84 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.85 £17.50 £14.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +3 58 £350 +7.69% 24
Bradford +5 5 £241 -24.84% 6
Halifax +4 3 £413 +18.00% 2
Wakefield -2 3 £275 - 8
Castleford -3 2 - -
Brighouse - 2 - - 1
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 128 (69.95%) Microsoft
2 48 (26.23%) MS Office
3 39 (21.31%) Project Management
4 35 (19.13%) SQL
4 35 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (18.03%) SQL Server
5 33 (18.03%) MS Project
6 31 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (15.85%) Finance
9 27 (14.75%) Windows
10 23 (12.57%) SharePoint
11 22 (12.02%) MS PowerPoint
12 21 (11.48%) Cisco
13 20 (10.93%) Active Directory
13 20 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (9.84%) Migration
14 18 (9.84%) Business Analysis
15 15 (8.20%) Firewall
16 14 (7.65%) Citrix
16 14 (7.65%) CRM
16 14 (7.65%) .NET
16 14 (7.65%) C#
17 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Architecture
17 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (7.10%) Network Security
18 12 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
18 12 (6.56%) Project Planning
18 12 (6.56%) T-SQL

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 23 (12.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.83%) CMS
3 6 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (2.73%) IIS
5 4 (2.19%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.09%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.09%) SAS
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Apache
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) Confluence
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.55%) Plone
7 1 (0.55%) SilverStripe
7 1 (0.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (26.23%) MS Office
2 33 (18.03%) MS Project
3 22 (12.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (3.83%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.83%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.09%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.55%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.19%) Office 365
3 3 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (1.64%) IaaS
3 3 (1.64%) PaaS
3 3 (1.64%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.20%) Firewall
2 13 (7.10%) Network Security
3 11 (6.01%) Reverse Proxy
4 6 (3.28%) LAN
4 6 (3.28%) WAN
5 4 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.64%) DNS
6 3 (1.64%) Internet
6 3 (1.64%) SAN
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.09%) Intranet
7 2 (1.09%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.55%) FCoE
8 1 (0.55%) NX-OS
8 1 (0.55%) Skype
8 1 (0.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (7.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (6.56%) MS Access
4 11 (6.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (4.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.73%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.09%) GIS
9 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.09%) Power BI
9 2 (1.09%) QlikView
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.55%) MySQL
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.09%) JIRA
4 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.55%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (15.85%) Finance
2 9 (4.92%) Legal
3 8 (4.37%) Banking
3 8 (4.37%) Retail
3 8 (4.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.28%) Publishing
5 4 (2.19%) Billing
6 2 (1.09%) Advertising
6 2 (1.09%) Games
6 2 (1.09%) iGaming
6 2 (1.09%) Military
6 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Local Government
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 55 (30.05%) Analyst
2 32 (17.49%) Developer
3 14 (7.65%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.56%) Project Manager
4 12 (6.56%) Support Analyst
5 11 (6.01%) Architect
5 11 (6.01%) Technical Leader
6 10 (5.46%) SQL Developer
6 10 (5.46%) SSIS Developer
7 9 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.37%) T-SQL Developer
9 7 (3.83%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.83%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (3.83%) Consultant
9 7 (3.83%) Service Analyst
9 7 (3.83%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (3.28%) Administrator
10 6 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
11 5 (2.73%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.65%) .NET
2 8 (4.37%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.73%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.73%) ActiveX
3 5 (2.73%) ADO
3 5 (2.73%) DAO
3 5 (2.73%) XML
4 3 (1.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.64%) Entity Framework
4 3 (1.64%) HTML
4 3 (1.64%) Middleware
4 3 (1.64%) Web Services
5 2 (1.09%) COM+
5 2 (1.09%) CSS
5 2 (1.09%) jQuery
5 2 (1.09%) SOAP
6 1 (0.55%) COM
6 1 (0.55%) HTML5
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.01%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.28%) User Experience
4 5 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (1.09%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.09%) Informatics
6 2 (1.09%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.09%) Tandem
6 2 (1.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.55%) PMI
7 1 (0.55%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.75%) Windows
2 11 (6.01%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.92%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.19%) Unix
5 2 (1.09%) Android
5 2 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.55%) Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (21.31%) Project Management
2 35 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (16.94%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (10.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (9.84%) Business Analysis
5 18 (9.84%) Migration
6 14 (7.65%) CRM
7 13 (7.10%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (6.56%) ITIL
8 12 (6.56%) Project Planning
9 11 (6.01%) Analytics
9 11 (6.01%) Data Modelling
9 11 (6.01%) DSDM
10 10 (5.46%) Information Assurance
10 10 (5.46%) PRINCE2
10 10 (5.46%) Process Improvement
10 10 (5.46%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (5.46%) Vulnerability Management
11 8 (4.37%) Requirements Management
11 8 (4.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 35 (19.13%) SQL
2 14 (7.65%) C#
3 12 (6.56%) T-SQL
4 11 (6.01%) VBA
5 6 (3.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.28%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.73%) VB
7 2 (1.09%) C
7 2 (1.09%) C++
7 2 (1.09%) PHP
7 2 (1.09%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.55%) Delphi
8 1 (0.55%) Java
8 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (4.37%) Degree
1 8 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) CCNA
3 4 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.19%) CISSP
3 4 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.64%) CISM
5 2 (1.09%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.09%) CCA
5 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.09%) MCAD
5 2 (1.09%) MCDST
5 2 (1.09%) MCSD
6 1 (0.55%) CCDP
6 1 (0.55%) CCNP
6 1 (0.55%) CISA
6 1 (0.55%) MCSE
6 1 (0.55%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.19%) SLA
2 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (10.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.09%) Terminal Server
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) SCCM
2 2 (1.09%) SCOM
3 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 128 (69.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.48%) Cisco
3 14 (7.65%) Citrix
4 11 (6.01%) Intel Security
5 10 (5.46%) VMware
6 8 (4.37%) Oracle
7 5 (2.73%) SAP
8 3 (1.64%) Dell
8 3 (1.64%) HP
9 2 (1.09%) Alterian
9 2 (1.09%) Brocade
9 2 (1.09%) Lotus
9 2 (1.09%) Tableau
9 2 (1.09%) Xerox
10 1 (0.55%) Avaya
10 1 (0.55%) F5
10 1 (0.55%) Genesys
10 1 (0.55%) Nintex
10 1 (0.55%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.55%) Verint
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