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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
England / Yorkshire
Rank 26 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 130 197 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.93% 6.94% 6.66%
As % of the Applications category 56.28% 63.75% 55.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 103 103
Median daily rate £350 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £142 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £400 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 16
Median hourly rate £12.63 £14.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.42% +12.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £21.00 £17.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
231 309 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.53% 10.89% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 167 189
Median daily rate £346 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £149 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £450 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 35
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £12.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £16.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 24 February 2017.

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
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 24 February 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
West Yorkshire +3 87 £350 +12.00% 42
South Yorkshire -3 23 £375 +25.00% 12
North Yorkshire -1 17 £345 +15.00% 9
East Yorkshire +5 2 - - 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 167 (66.80%) Microsoft
2 71 (28.40%) MS Office
3 60 (24.00%) Windows
4 50 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 48 (19.20%) Project Management
6 45 (18.00%) SQL
6 45 (18.00%) SQL Server
7 36 (14.40%) MS Project
7 36 (14.40%) SharePoint
8 35 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (12.80%) Finance
10 30 (12.00%) Windows Server
11 29 (11.60%) VMware
12 27 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (10.80%) MS PowerPoint
13 24 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (9.60%) Migration
14 23 (9.20%) ITIL
14 23 (9.20%) Security Cleared
14 23 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (8.80%) .NET
16 20 (8.00%) CRM
17 18 (7.20%) MS Exchange
17 18 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (7.20%) Dynamics CRM
18 17 (6.80%) T-SQL
18 17 (6.80%) C#
19 16 (6.40%) VBA
19 16 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 36 (14.40%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.20%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.80%) CMS
3 7 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (2.80%) IIS
4 6 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (2.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.60%) Apache
6 4 (1.60%) MS Project Server
6 4 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.20%) Plone
7 3 (1.20%) SAS
7 3 (1.20%) SilverStripe
8 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.40%) nginx
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Spatial
8 1 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 71 (28.40%) MS Office
2 36 (14.40%) MS Project
3 27 (10.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.40%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.20%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (7.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.60%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.60%) Office 365
3 4 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (1.60%) IaaS
3 4 (1.60%) PaaS
3 4 (1.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.40%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.60%) DNS
1 14 (5.60%) Firewall
2 11 (4.40%) DHCP
3 10 (4.00%) Internet
4 8 (3.20%) Network Security
4 8 (3.20%) SAN
5 5 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (2.00%) FTP
6 4 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (1.20%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.20%) FCoE
7 3 (1.20%) HTTP
7 3 (1.20%) Intranet
7 3 (1.20%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.20%) NX-OS
7 3 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.20%) SSL
7 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.80%) SMTP
8 2 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (5.20%) MS Access
4 13 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.40%) MySQL
8 6 (2.40%) QlikView
9 5 (2.00%) Power BI
10 4 (1.60%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.60%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 2 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.80%) GIS
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
12 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (5.60%) Visual Studio
2 9 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.00%) MSTest
4 3 (1.20%) JIRA
4 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.40%) Appium
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 32 (12.80%) Finance
2 12 (4.80%) Banking
3 10 (4.00%) Legal
4 7 (2.80%) Retail
4 7 (2.80%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.40%) Publishing
6 5 (2.00%) Billing
7 4 (1.60%) Law
8 3 (1.20%) Advertising
8 3 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Military
10 1 (0.40%) Back Office
10 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (27.60%) Analyst
2 51 (20.40%) Developer
3 18 (7.20%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.80%) Business Analyst
5 16 (6.40%) Architect
6 15 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 14 (5.60%) Service Analyst
8 13 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (5.20%) Consultant
8 13 (5.20%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (4.80%) SQL Developer
9 12 (4.80%) SSIS Developer
10 11 (4.40%) .NET Developer
11 10 (4.00%) Support Engineer
12 9 (3.60%) Field Engineer
12 9 (3.60%) Rollout Engineer
12 9 (3.60%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.60%) T-SQL Developer
13 8 (3.20%) PMO Analyst
13 8 (3.20%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (8.80%) .NET
2 10 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.60%) ASP.NET
3 9 (3.60%) Entity Framework
4 7 (2.80%) ActiveX
4 7 (2.80%) ADO
4 7 (2.80%) DAO
5 5 (2.00%) HTML
5 5 (2.00%) Middleware
6 4 (1.60%) XML
7 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.20%) CSS
7 3 (1.20%) ISPF
7 3 (1.20%) jQuery
7 3 (1.20%) LINQ
8 2 (0.80%) COM+
8 2 (0.80%) LAMP
8 2 (0.80%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (5.60%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.20%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.40%) Tandem
4 6 (2.40%) User Experience
5 5 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.20%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.20%) iSeries
7 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.80%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.80%) NHS
8 2 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.40%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 60 (24.00%) Windows
2 30 (12.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.40%) Windows 7
4 11 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (2.40%) Linux
7 4 (1.60%) Unix
7 4 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.20%) Solaris
8 3 (1.20%) zOS
9 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.80%) SUSE
10 1 (0.40%) Android
10 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.20%) Project Management
2 35 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (10.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (9.60%) Migration
5 23 (9.20%) ITIL
6 20 (8.00%) CRM
7 16 (6.40%) Business Analysis
8 15 (6.00%) DevOps
9 14 (5.60%) Data Modelling
10 12 (4.80%) Analytics
10 12 (4.80%) ETL
10 12 (4.80%) Service Management
10 12 (4.80%) Supplier Management
11 11 (4.40%) Project Planning
12 10 (4.00%) Mentoring
12 10 (4.00%) MVC
12 10 (4.00%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.00%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.60%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 45 (18.00%) SQL
2 17 (6.80%) C#
2 17 (6.80%) T-SQL
3 16 (6.40%) VBA
4 9 (3.60%) VB
5 6 (2.40%) C
5 6 (2.40%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.40%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.00%) PHP
7 3 (1.20%) JCL
8 2 (0.80%) C++
8 2 (0.80%) Java
9 1 (0.40%) Python
9 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (9.20%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.80%) Degree
2 12 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.80%) MCSE
5 6 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.60%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.20%) MCP
8 2 (0.80%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.80%) CCA
8 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.80%) HNC
8 2 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.80%) MCAD
8 2 (0.80%) MCDST
8 2 (0.80%) MCSA
8 2 (0.80%) MCSD
8 2 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.40%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.00%) SLA
2 5 (2.00%) QA
3 3 (1.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (7.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (1.60%) vSphere
5 3 (1.20%) Terminal Server
5 3 (1.20%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.40%) Docker
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) Squid
7 1 (0.40%) vCloud
7 1 (0.40%) XenApp
7 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.00%) SCCM
2 4 (1.60%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.60%) NetBackup
2 4 (1.60%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (1.60%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.60%) WSUS
3 2 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.80%) SCOM
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.40%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) OPNET
4 1 (0.40%) Plesk
4 1 (0.40%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.40%) Puppet
4 1 (0.40%) RANCID
4 1 (0.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 167 (66.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (11.60%) VMware
3 15 (6.00%) Cisco
4 11 (4.40%) Citrix
5 9 (3.60%) Dell
5 9 (3.60%) HP
6 8 (3.20%) Oracle
7 7 (2.80%) SAP
8 6 (2.40%) IBM
9 5 (2.00%) Brocade
9 5 (2.00%) Tableau
10 4 (1.60%) F5
10 4 (1.60%) Planview
10 4 (1.60%) Symantec
11 3 (1.20%) Axway
11 3 (1.20%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.20%) IBM Sterling
11 3 (1.20%) Intel Security
11 3 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.20%) Xamarin
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