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 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 153 202 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.22% 6.48% 7.21%
As % of the Applications category 56.88% 55.49% 58.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 117 108
Median daily rate £321 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 22
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.30 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £19.30 £24.04
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%
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
269 364 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.18% 11.67% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 221 171
Median daily rate £338 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £155 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 45
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £12.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £9.43 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £27.60 £15.39
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 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
West Yorkshire -21 91 £325 -10.34% 48
South Yorkshire +8 37 £300 +15.38% 13
North Yorkshire +5 20 £225 -35.71% 5
East Yorkshire -6 3 - - 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 210 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 79 (26.51%) MS Office
2 79 (26.51%) Windows
3 71 (23.83%) Finance
4 59 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (17.79%) SQL
6 53 (17.79%) SQL Server
7 51 (17.11%) Project Management
8 46 (15.44%) Active Directory
9 42 (14.09%) CRM
9 42 (14.09%) MS PowerPoint
10 40 (13.42%) .NET
11 39 (13.09%) Dynamics CRM
12 36 (12.08%) MS Project
12 36 (12.08%) ITIL
13 33 (11.07%) Windows Server
14 32 (10.74%) C#
15 31 (10.40%) SharePoint
16 28 (9.40%) Cisco
17 26 (8.72%) MVC
17 26 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
18 25 (8.39%) Oracle
19 24 (8.05%) Citrix
20 21 (7.05%) VMware
20 21 (7.05%) MS Visio
20 21 (7.05%) MS Exchange
21 20 (6.71%) Enterprise Architecture
22 19 (6.38%) Business Analysis
22 19 (6.38%) PRINCE2

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 31 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.05%) MS Exchange
3 14 (4.70%) IIS
4 8 (2.68%) Skype for Business
5 7 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.01%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.01%) CMS
6 6 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (2.01%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.34%) FileNet
9 3 (1.01%) Apache
9 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (1.01%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.67%) Confluence
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 79 (26.51%) MS Office
2 42 (14.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 36 (12.08%) MS Project
4 21 (7.05%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.35%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.34%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.67%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.67%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 39 (13.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.01%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.34%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.38%) Office 365
2 15 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.34%) IaaS
4 1 (0.34%) PaaS
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.04%) Firewall
2 15 (5.03%) Network Security
3 14 (4.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 10 (3.36%) Internet
5 9 (3.02%) SAN
5 9 (3.02%) WAN
6 8 (2.68%) LAN
7 6 (2.01%) DNS
7 6 (2.01%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.68%) DHCP
8 5 (1.68%) Skype
9 4 (1.34%) Wireless
10 3 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.01%) FCoE
10 3 (1.01%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.01%) Multicast
10 3 (1.01%) NAS
10 3 (1.01%) VPN
10 3 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (17.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (2.68%) MS Access
4 5 (1.68%) QlikView
5 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.67%) HBase
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.34%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (2.35%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
3 3 (1.01%) JIRA
4 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 71 (23.83%) Finance
2 17 (5.70%) Banking
3 14 (4.70%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.36%) Legal
5 9 (3.02%) Publishing
6 6 (2.01%) Retail
7 4 (1.34%) General Ledger
7 4 (1.34%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Local Government
9 2 (0.67%) iGaming
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (27.52%) Analyst
2 34 (11.41%) Developer
3 30 (10.07%) Architect
4 23 (7.72%) Service Analyst
5 22 (7.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
6 19 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 17 (5.70%) Windows Engineer
8 16 (5.37%) Consultant
9 13 (4.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (4.36%) Support Analyst
10 12 (4.03%) Coordinator
11 11 (3.69%) Technical Leader
12 10 (3.36%) .NET Developer
12 10 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.36%) PMO Analyst
12 10 (3.36%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (3.02%) Administrator
13 9 (3.02%) Project Coordinator
13 9 (3.02%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.42%) .NET
2 15 (5.03%) HTML
3 14 (4.70%) ASP.NET
4 10 (3.36%) HTML5
5 9 (3.02%) CSS
5 9 (3.02%) XML
6 8 (2.68%) Middleware
7 7 (2.35%) CSS3
7 7 (2.35%) Web Services
8 6 (2.01%) .NET Framework
8 6 (2.01%) SOAP
9 5 (1.68%) REST
10 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (1.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (1.34%) WCF
11 3 (1.01%) jQuery
11 3 (1.01%) Xamarin.iOS
11 3 (1.01%) XSLT
12 2 (0.67%) Entity Framework
12 2 (0.67%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 59 (19.80%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.03%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.36%) Clustering
4 9 (3.02%) User Experience
5 6 (2.01%) Statistics
6 4 (1.34%) Blackberry
6 4 (1.34%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.34%) Social Network
7 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) iPhone
8 1 (0.34%) PMI
8 1 (0.34%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.34%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 79 (26.51%) Windows
2 33 (11.07%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.69%) Linux
3 11 (3.69%) Windows 7
4 9 (3.02%) Unix
5 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.68%) Windows XP
6 7 (2.35%) Android
6 7 (2.35%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.68%) Solaris
8 4 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.11%) Project Management
3 42 (14.09%) CRM
4 36 (12.08%) ITIL
5 26 (8.72%) MVC
5 26 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (6.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 19 (6.38%) Business Analysis
7 19 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 19 (6.38%) Service Management
8 18 (6.04%) Change Management
9 17 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (4.36%) Information Assurance
10 13 (4.36%) Problem Management
10 13 (4.36%) Vulnerability Management
10 13 (4.36%) Waterfall
11 11 (3.69%) Incident Management
11 11 (3.69%) Process Improvement
12 10 (3.36%) OOD
12 10 (3.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 53 (17.79%) SQL
2 32 (10.74%) C#
3 15 (5.03%) PowerShell
4 11 (3.69%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.35%) Java
6 6 (2.01%) VBA
7 4 (1.34%) PHP
7 4 (1.34%) VB
8 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.34%) Delphi
9 1 (0.34%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (4.03%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (2.35%) CCNA
4 7 (2.35%) Degree
4 7 (2.35%) MCSE
5 6 (2.01%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 5 (1.68%) CISSP
6 5 (1.68%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.34%) CISM
7 4 (1.34%) ISEB
7 4 (1.34%) MCSA
8 3 (1.01%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.67%) CCNP
9 2 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.67%) MCP
9 2 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.03%) SLA
2 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.67%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.34%) FINREP
System Software
1 46 (15.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.01%) KVM
5 3 (1.01%) NFS
5 3 (1.01%) SRDF
5 3 (1.01%) Xen
6 2 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
7 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (4.03%) SCCM
2 8 (2.68%) SCOM
3 4 (1.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.34%) SCSM
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.34%) DameWare
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
1 210 (70.47%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.40%) Cisco
3 25 (8.39%) Oracle
4 24 (8.05%) Citrix
5 21 (7.05%) VMware
6 15 (5.03%) Intel Security
7 7 (2.35%) Dell
7 7 (2.35%) SAP
8 6 (2.01%) IBM
8 6 (2.01%) Minitab
9 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.68%) Remedy
10 4 (1.34%) Planview
11 3 (1.01%) Apple
11 3 (1.01%) EMC
11 3 (1.01%) Intel
11 3 (1.01%) NetApp
11 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.67%) HP
12 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
North Yorkshire
Volt
Posted: 7 days ago