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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 32 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 119 182 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.91% 5.88% 5.42%
As % of the Applications category 52.89% 55.49% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 76 77
Median daily rate £375 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £129 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 18
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.81 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +17.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.50 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £18.30 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +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
225 328 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.28% 10.60% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 151 176
Median daily rate £360 £338 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 57 52
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.56% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £9.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.65 £17.50 £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 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
West Yorkshire +5 89 £375 +15.38% 59
South Yorkshire -17 17 £338 +25.58% 12
North Yorkshire -5 9 £413 +83.33% 7
East Yorkshire +6 1 £118 -27.69% 2
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 203 (73.55%) Microsoft
2 75 (27.17%) MS Office
3 66 (23.91%) Windows
4 53 (19.20%) Project Management
5 52 (18.84%) SQL
6 49 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
7 47 (17.03%) Active Directory
8 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
9 44 (15.94%) Finance
10 42 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (13.41%) MS Project
12 35 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
13 34 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (11.96%) SharePoint
15 28 (10.14%) VMware
16 27 (9.78%) Cisco
16 27 (9.78%) Windows Server
17 24 (8.70%) ITIL
18 23 (8.33%) CRM
18 23 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (7.97%) Business Analysis
20 21 (7.61%) Migration
20 21 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
20 21 (7.61%) MS Exchange
21 20 (7.25%) Citrix
21 20 (7.25%) Firewall
21 20 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
22 18 (6.52%) PRINCE2
22 18 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
22 18 (6.52%) Network Security

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 33 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.61%) MS Exchange
3 11 (3.99%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (3.62%) IIS
5 8 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 7 (2.54%) CMS
7 6 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.81%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.45%) Apache
10 2 (0.72%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.72%) SAS
10 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 75 (27.17%) MS Office
2 37 (13.41%) MS Project
3 35 (12.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (3.99%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.54%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.72%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (7.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.26%) Office 365
3 4 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.09%) IaaS
4 3 (1.09%) PaaS
4 3 (1.09%) SaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.25%) Firewall
2 18 (6.52%) Network Security
3 13 (4.71%) Internet
4 12 (4.35%) Reverse Proxy
5 10 (3.62%) WAN
6 9 (3.26%) LAN
7 8 (2.90%) DNS
8 7 (2.54%) SAN
9 6 (2.17%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.81%) DHCP
10 5 (1.81%) FCoE
11 4 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (1.45%) NAS
12 3 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
12 3 (1.09%) iSCSI
12 3 (1.09%) Multicast
12 3 (1.09%) NetScaler
13 2 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.72%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.07%) MS Access
2 14 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.54%) QlikView
7 5 (1.81%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.09%) Power BI
10 2 (0.72%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.72%) HBase
10 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.72%) JIRA
4 1 (0.36%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (15.94%) Finance
2 12 (4.35%) Banking
2 12 (4.35%) Legal
3 9 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.90%) Retail
5 5 (1.81%) Publishing
6 4 (1.45%) Billing
6 4 (1.45%) Law
7 3 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) Games
8 2 (0.72%) iGaming
8 2 (0.72%) Local Government
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
8 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (30.43%) Analyst
2 43 (15.58%) Developer
3 22 (7.97%) Service Analyst
3 22 (7.97%) Service Desk Analyst
4 20 (7.25%) Support Analyst
5 19 (6.88%) Architect
6 15 (5.43%) Business Analyst
7 14 (5.07%) Project Manager
8 11 (3.99%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (3.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 11 (3.99%) IT Support
8 11 (3.99%) SQL Developer
8 11 (3.99%) Technical Leader
9 10 (3.62%) SSIS Developer
9 10 (3.62%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.26%) Administrator
10 9 (3.26%) IT Analyst
11 8 (2.90%) Consultant
11 8 (2.90%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (2.90%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (6.16%) .NET
2 8 (2.90%) ADO
2 8 (2.90%) XML
3 7 (2.54%) ActiveX
3 7 (2.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.54%) DAO
4 6 (2.17%) HTML
5 5 (1.81%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.81%) Middleware
6 4 (1.45%) Web Services
7 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.09%) SOAP
7 3 (1.09%) XSLT
8 2 (0.72%) COM+
8 2 (0.72%) CSS
8 2 (0.72%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.72%) MDX
8 2 (0.72%) Rendezvous
8 2 (0.72%) REST
8 2 (0.72%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.43%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.90%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.17%) User Experience
5 5 (1.81%) Clustering
5 5 (1.81%) Statistics
6 4 (1.45%) Social Network
7 3 (1.09%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.09%) Tandem
7 3 (1.09%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.72%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.72%) Informatics
8 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.72%) PMI
9 1 (0.36%) FMCG
9 1 (0.36%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.91%) Windows
2 27 (9.78%) Windows Server
3 14 (5.07%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.54%) Linux
4 7 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (1.81%) Solaris
7 4 (1.45%) Unix
7 4 (1.45%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.09%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.72%) Android
10 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (19.20%) Project Management
2 42 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (8.70%) ITIL
5 23 (8.33%) CRM
6 22 (7.97%) Business Analysis
7 21 (7.61%) Migration
7 21 (7.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 18 (6.52%) PRINCE2
9 14 (5.07%) Data Modelling
10 13 (4.71%) Project Planning
11 12 (4.35%) Process Improvement
11 12 (4.35%) Service Management
11 12 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (3.99%) DSDM
12 11 (3.99%) Information Assurance
12 11 (3.99%) Vulnerability Management
13 10 (3.62%) Analytics
13 10 (3.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.84%) SQL
2 15 (5.43%) C#
3 13 (4.71%) T-SQL
3 13 (4.71%) VBA
4 10 (3.62%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.26%) VB
6 8 (2.90%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.54%) Java
8 5 (1.81%) C
9 3 (1.09%) PHP
10 2 (0.72%) C++
10 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.36%) Delphi
11 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (3.99%) Degree
2 11 (3.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.45%) CCNA
5 4 (1.45%) CISSP
5 4 (1.45%) MCSE
5 4 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.09%) CISM
6 3 (1.09%) ISEB
6 3 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.09%) MCAD
6 3 (1.09%) MCSD
7 2 (0.72%) CCA
7 2 (0.72%) CCNP
7 2 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.36%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.07%) SLA
2 4 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.45%) QA
3 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 47 (17.03%) Active Directory
2 23 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.90%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.81%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.09%) KVM
6 3 (1.09%) NFS
6 3 (1.09%) SRDF
6 3 (1.09%) Xen
7 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.72%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.72%) vSphere
8 1 (0.36%) Docker
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.36%) Squid
8 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.36%) XenApp
8 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (3.99%) SCCM
2 4 (1.45%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.45%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (1.45%) WSUS
3 2 (0.72%) SCOM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.36%) Plesk
Vendors
1 203 (73.55%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.14%) VMware
3 27 (9.78%) Cisco
4 20 (7.25%) Citrix
5 15 (5.43%) Oracle
6 13 (4.71%) Intel Security
7 11 (3.99%) SAP
8 10 (3.62%) Dell
9 4 (1.45%) Planview
9 4 (1.45%) Symantec
10 3 (1.09%) Brocade
10 3 (1.09%) EMC
10 3 (1.09%) HP
10 3 (1.09%) Intel
10 3 (1.09%) NetApp
10 3 (1.09%) Remedy
10 3 (1.09%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.72%) F5
11 2 (0.72%) IBM
11 2 (0.72%) Tableau
Sheffield, Yorkshire
FDM Group
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighouse, West Yorkshire
Networkers
Rate: £9.30 - £11.30 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Online Resourcing
Rate: Competitive salary plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £10 - £11 Per Hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £500 - £650 DR
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Resource Solutions - Xerox
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £100 - £150 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £450 to £550 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Calderdale College
Rate: £36,046 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Bluetown Online LTD
Rate: £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago