The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 40 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 126 181 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.37% 6.09% 5.93%
As % of the Applications category 57.80% 57.64% 50.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 107 80
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 20
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.98 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.60 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £19.48 £19.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
218 314 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.56% 10.56% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 199 161
Median daily rate £323 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 43
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £10.06 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £40.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Yorkshire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Yorkshire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
West Yorkshire -19 88 £317 -9.57% 51
South Yorkshire -5 22 £288 +8.49% 9
North Yorkshire -6 12 £450 +38.46% 5
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 207 (69.93%) Microsoft
2 87 (29.39%) MS Office
3 73 (24.66%) Finance
4 66 (22.30%) SQL
4 66 (22.30%) Windows
5 65 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (21.28%) SQL Server
7 48 (16.22%) MS Project
7 48 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
8 45 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (14.53%) Project Management
10 42 (14.19%) Active Directory
10 42 (14.19%) CRM
11 40 (13.51%) SharePoint
12 39 (13.18%) .NET
12 39 (13.18%) Dynamics CRM
13 36 (12.16%) ITIL
14 31 (10.47%) Oracle
14 31 (10.47%) C#
14 31 (10.47%) MS Visio
14 31 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
15 29 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
16 27 (9.12%) Cisco
17 26 (8.78%) MS Access
18 25 (8.45%) Windows Server
19 24 (8.11%) MVC
20 20 (6.76%) VMware
20 20 (6.76%) Citrix
20 20 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
21 19 (6.42%) Business Analysis

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in 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 40 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.42%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.39%) IIS
4 7 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.36%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (1.35%) FileNet
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle Spatial
7 4 (1.35%) Oracle UPK
8 3 (1.01%) Apache
8 3 (1.01%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.68%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 87 (29.39%) MS Office
2 48 (16.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 48 (16.22%) MS Project
3 31 (10.47%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 39 (13.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.03%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.68%) Summit
5 1 (0.34%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.41%) Office 365
3 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.08%) Firewall
2 15 (5.07%) Network Security
3 13 (4.39%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (3.38%) SAN
5 9 (3.04%) DNS
6 7 (2.36%) DHCP
6 7 (2.36%) Internet
6 7 (2.36%) LAN
6 7 (2.36%) WAN
7 6 (2.03%) VPN
8 4 (1.35%) Skype
8 4 (1.35%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (1.01%) FCoE
9 3 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.01%) Multicast
9 3 (1.01%) NAS
9 3 (1.01%) SSL
9 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 26 (8.78%) MS Access
3 18 (6.08%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (3.72%) Data Mining
6 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (2.03%) QlikView
9 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.68%) HBase
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.68%) JIRA
4 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) FrontPage
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 73 (24.66%) Finance
2 18 (6.08%) Banking
3 12 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.70%) Legal
4 8 (2.70%) Publishing
5 5 (1.69%) Retail
6 4 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 4 (1.35%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.01%) Games
8 2 (0.68%) iGaming
8 2 (0.68%) Local Government
9 1 (0.34%) Electronics
9 1 (0.34%) Law
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (24.66%) Analyst
2 43 (14.53%) Developer
3 29 (9.80%) Architect
4 20 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (6.76%) Windows Engineer
5 18 (6.08%) Consultant
6 17 (5.74%) Business Analyst
7 15 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (4.73%) Coordinator
9 12 (4.05%) Administrator
9 12 (4.05%) Service Analyst
10 11 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
10 11 (3.72%) Technical Leader
10 11 (3.72%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (3.38%) 1st Line Support
11 10 (3.38%) Data Analyst
11 10 (3.38%) Project Coordinator
11 10 (3.38%) Trainer
12 9 (3.04%) Server Engineer
12 9 (3.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.18%) .NET
2 14 (4.73%) HTML
3 12 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.38%) HTML5
5 9 (3.04%) CSS
5 9 (3.04%) Middleware
6 7 (2.36%) CSS3
7 6 (2.03%) Web Services
8 5 (1.69%) ADO
8 5 (1.69%) REST
8 5 (1.69%) SOAP
8 5 (1.69%) XML
9 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (1.35%) DAO
10 3 (1.01%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.01%) WCF
10 3 (1.01%) Xamarin.iOS
11 2 (0.68%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.68%) jQuery
11 2 (0.68%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 65 (21.96%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.72%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.38%) Clustering
4 7 (2.36%) User Experience
5 6 (2.03%) NHS
6 4 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (1.35%) Social Network
7 3 (1.01%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.01%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.01%) Statistics
7 3 (1.01%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.68%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) FMCG
9 1 (0.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (22.30%) Windows
2 25 (8.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.72%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.38%) Linux
4 10 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.04%) Unix
5 9 (3.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (3.04%) Windows XP
6 6 (2.03%) Android
7 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.69%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.69%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.35%) Solaris
9 2 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (15.20%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (14.53%) Project Management
3 42 (14.19%) CRM
4 36 (12.16%) ITIL
5 31 (10.47%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.11%) MVC
8 19 (6.42%) Business Analysis
9 18 (6.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (5.74%) Change Management
10 17 (5.74%) Migration
10 17 (5.74%) PRINCE2
10 17 (5.74%) Service Management
11 16 (5.41%) Analytics
12 14 (4.73%) ERP
13 13 (4.39%) Problem Management
14 12 (4.05%) Information Assurance
14 12 (4.05%) Vulnerability Management
15 11 (3.72%) Data Modelling
15 11 (3.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (22.30%) SQL
2 31 (10.47%) C#
3 17 (5.74%) VBA
4 16 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 9 (3.04%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.36%) Java
6 7 (2.36%) VB
7 5 (1.69%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.35%) PHP
9 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) Degree
3 6 (2.03%) MCSA
3 6 (2.03%) MCSE
3 6 (2.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (1.69%) CCNA
4 5 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.35%) CCA
5 4 (1.35%) CISSP
5 4 (1.35%) ISEB
5 4 (1.35%) MCP
6 3 (1.01%) CISM
6 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.01%) MCITP
7 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.38%) QA
2 8 (2.70%) SLA
3 4 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.01%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.01%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.34%) FINREP
5 1 (0.34%) PMBOK
System Software
1 42 (14.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.39%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.01%) KVM
4 3 (1.01%) NFS
4 3 (1.01%) SRDF
4 3 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (1.01%) Xen
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.68%) XenApp
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.34%) vCloud
6 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.34%) vSphere
6 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.38%) SCCM
2 9 (3.04%) SCOM
3 4 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.35%) SCSM
4 3 (1.01%) DameWare
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.34%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 207 (69.93%) Microsoft
2 31 (10.47%) Oracle
3 27 (9.12%) Cisco
4 20 (6.76%) Citrix
4 20 (6.76%) VMware
5 13 (4.39%) Intel Security
6 7 (2.36%) IBM
7 6 (2.03%) Minitab
7 6 (2.03%) SAP
8 5 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.69%) Remedy
9 4 (1.35%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.35%) Dell
9 4 (1.35%) EMC
10 3 (1.01%) Apple
10 3 (1.01%) HP
10 3 (1.01%) Intel
10 3 (1.01%) NetApp
10 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.68%) DataSynapse
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