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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 41 28 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 86 130 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.18% 5.97% 6.21%
As % of the Applications category 51.81% 54.85% 51.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 79 72
Median daily rate £325 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £337 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.55 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +50.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £9.00 £8.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £13.60 £15.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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
166 237 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.08% 10.88% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 155 131
Median daily rate £325 £339 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 22
Median hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +90.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £45.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 50 £325 -10.65% 32
Bradford -3 12 £286 -4.58% 7
Halifax -3 6 £349 -13.45% 2
Wakefield - 5 £350 - 3
Brighouse - 1 - -
Elland - 1 £195 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 126 (64.95%) Microsoft
2 64 (32.99%) Finance
3 59 (30.41%) MS Office
4 42 (21.65%) SQL
4 42 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (20.10%) SQL Server
5 39 (20.10%) Windows
6 38 (19.59%) MS PowerPoint
7 35 (18.04%) MS Project
8 33 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (13.92%) Project Management
10 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 21 (10.82%) Oracle
13 20 (10.31%) .NET
14 19 (9.79%) SharePoint
14 19 (9.79%) MS Visio
14 19 (9.79%) Active Directory
15 17 (8.76%) Citrix
15 17 (8.76%) MS Access
15 17 (8.76%) CRM
16 16 (8.25%) Cisco
16 16 (8.25%) VBA
16 16 (8.25%) ITIL
16 16 (8.25%) MVC
16 16 (8.25%) Dynamics CRM
17 15 (7.73%) Banking
18 14 (7.22%) C#
18 14 (7.22%) Change Management
18 14 (7.22%) Firewall

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 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.12%) IIS
2 8 (4.12%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (2.06%) FileNet
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle Spatial
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle UPK
3 4 (2.06%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.55%) Joomla!
4 3 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.03%) Confluence
5 2 (1.03%) MS Project Server
5 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) eRoom
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 59 (30.41%) MS Office
2 38 (19.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 35 (18.04%) MS Project
4 19 (9.79%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.58%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (8.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (2.06%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.03%) Summit
6 1 (0.52%) Primavera
6 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.64%) Office 365
3 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.22%) Firewall
2 13 (6.70%) Network Security
3 12 (6.19%) Reverse Proxy
4 5 (2.58%) DNS
5 4 (2.06%) LAN
5 4 (2.06%) Skype
5 4 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.06%) VPN
5 4 (2.06%) WAN
6 3 (1.55%) DHCP
6 3 (1.55%) SAN
7 2 (1.03%) Internet
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.52%) FTP
8 1 (0.52%) Intranet
8 1 (0.52%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.52%) SSL
8 1 (0.52%) WebEx
8 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (20.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.76%) MS Access
3 11 (5.67%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.09%) Data Mining
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.03%) QlikView
6 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP
7 1 (0.52%) OLAP Cube
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 Integration Services
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.55%) JIRA
3 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 64 (32.99%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Banking
3 12 (6.19%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.12%) Publishing
5 5 (2.58%) Legal
5 5 (2.58%) Retail
6 4 (2.06%) General Ledger
6 4 (2.06%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.55%) Games
8 2 (1.03%) iGaming
9 1 (0.52%) Law
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (27.84%) Analyst
2 22 (11.34%) Developer
3 17 (8.76%) Windows Engineer
4 15 (7.73%) Business Analyst
5 13 (6.70%) Architect
6 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (5.67%) Technical Leader
6 11 (5.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.15%) Administrator
7 10 (5.15%) Consultant
7 10 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.64%) Data Analyst
9 8 (4.12%) Coordinator
9 8 (4.12%) PMO Analyst
9 8 (4.12%) PowerShell Engineer
9 8 (4.12%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.12%) Trainer
10 7 (3.61%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (3.61%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.31%) .NET
2 11 (5.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.12%) HTML
4 7 (3.61%) HTML5
4 7 (3.61%) Middleware
5 5 (2.58%) CSS
6 4 (2.06%) ADO
6 4 (2.06%) CSS3
6 4 (2.06%) DAO
7 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.55%) WCF
7 3 (1.55%) Xamarin.iOS
8 2 (1.03%) Backbone.js
8 2 (1.03%) Entity Framework
8 2 (1.03%) jQuery
8 2 (1.03%) Mustache
8 2 (1.03%) Ninject
8 2 (1.03%) SignalR
8 2 (1.03%) Underscore.js
8 2 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.65%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.06%) Clustering
3 4 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.06%) User Experience
4 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.55%) NHS
4 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.03%) Statistics
5 2 (1.03%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.52%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.52%) Social Media
6 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.52%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.10%) Windows
2 13 (6.70%) Windows Server
3 8 (4.12%) Unix
3 8 (4.12%) Windows 7
4 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.09%) Linux
6 5 (2.58%) Android
6 5 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.58%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.58%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.06%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.55%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.52%) Solaris
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.01%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (13.92%) Project Management
3 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
4 23 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (8.76%) CRM
6 16 (8.25%) ITIL
6 16 (8.25%) MVC
7 14 (7.22%) Change Management
8 13 (6.70%) Business Analysis
8 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (6.70%) ERP
8 13 (6.70%) Migration
9 12 (6.19%) PRINCE2
9 12 (6.19%) Problem Management
10 11 (5.67%) Analytics
10 11 (5.67%) Information Assurance
10 11 (5.67%) Service Management
10 11 (5.67%) Vulnerability Management
11 10 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (4.64%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.65%) SQL
2 16 (8.25%) VBA
3 14 (7.22%) C#
3 14 (7.22%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.09%) VB
5 5 (2.58%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.06%) PHP
7 2 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.52%) Java
8 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (2.58%) MCSE
3 4 (2.06%) CCA
3 4 (2.06%) CISSP
3 4 (2.06%) MCP
3 4 (2.06%) MCSA
3 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.55%) CCNA
4 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.55%) CISM
4 3 (1.55%) MCITP
5 2 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.52%) Degree
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PMP
6 1 (0.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 5 (2.58%) QA
3 4 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.52%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.52%) FINREP
6 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
System Software
1 19 (9.79%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.03%) XenApp
5 1 (0.52%) vCloud
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.61%) SCOM
2 6 (3.09%) SCCM
3 4 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.55%) DameWare
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 126 (64.95%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.82%) Oracle
3 17 (8.76%) Citrix
4 16 (8.25%) Cisco
5 12 (6.19%) Intel Security
6 10 (5.15%) VMware
7 5 (2.58%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.06%) IBM
9 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.03%) Dell
10 2 (1.03%) Progress
10 2 (1.03%) SAP
11 1 (0.52%) Apple
11 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.52%) EMC
11 1 (0.52%) HP
11 1 (0.52%) iManage
11 1 (0.52%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.52%) Nintex
11 1 (0.52%) Remedy
West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago