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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 159 208 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 5.50% 7.12% 6.56%
As % of the Applications category 63.86% 56.22% 55.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 121 87
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £193 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 16
Median hourly rate £14.24 £12.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.66% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.90 £9.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £18.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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
249 370 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.62% 12.66% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 223 168
Median daily rate £364 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 36
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.90 £25.00
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 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 3 May 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 -6 103 £350 +5.26% 42
South Yorkshire -25 24 £365 +21.66% 10
North Yorkshire +20 20 £475 +68.14% 10
East Yorkshire -1 1 - - 3
MS Excel
England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 224 (62.92%) Microsoft
2 101 (28.37%) SQL
3 97 (27.25%) MS Office
4 89 (25.00%) Windows
5 87 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
6 79 (22.19%) SQL Server
7 75 (21.07%) Finance
8 66 (18.54%) MS Project
9 54 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (15.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 53 (14.89%) ITIL
11 52 (14.61%) Active Directory
12 50 (14.04%) MS Access
13 49 (13.76%) Project Management
14 46 (12.92%) CRM
15 45 (12.64%) Dynamics CRM
16 43 (12.08%) .NET
17 39 (10.96%) VBA
18 36 (10.11%) Oracle
19 35 (9.83%) C#
19 35 (9.83%) MS Visio
20 34 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
21 33 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (9.27%) Migration
22 31 (8.71%) Windows Server
23 29 (8.15%) SharePoint
23 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2
24 23 (6.46%) Change Management
24 23 (6.46%) MS Exchange
25 22 (6.18%) NHS

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 29 (8.15%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.46%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (1.97%) IIS
4 5 (1.40%) SAS
5 4 (1.12%) FileNet
5 4 (1.12%) Oracle Spatial
5 4 (1.12%) Oracle UPK
5 4 (1.12%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.84%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.56%) Moodle
8 1 (0.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 97 (27.25%) MS Office
2 66 (18.54%) MS Project
3 54 (15.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (9.83%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.84%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (12.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.97%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.56%) Summit
6 1 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.34%) Office 365
2 16 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.28%) IaaS
4 1 (0.28%) PaaS
4 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.81%) Internet
2 8 (2.25%) VPN
3 6 (1.69%) DNS
4 5 (1.40%) DAB
4 5 (1.40%) Firewall
4 5 (1.40%) Skype
5 4 (1.12%) DHCP
5 4 (1.12%) Wireless
6 3 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.84%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.84%) SAN
6 3 (0.84%) SSL
6 3 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.84%) WebEx
6 3 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.56%) FTP
7 2 (0.56%) LAN
7 2 (0.56%) WAN
8 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 50 (14.04%) MS Access
3 19 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (3.93%) Data Mining
7 12 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.25%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 8 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.69%) GIS
12 5 (1.40%) Relational Database
12 5 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.12%) Base SAS
13 4 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
15 2 (0.56%) QlikView
15 2 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 16 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.12%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.84%) FrontPage
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.56%) Hudson
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 75 (21.07%) Finance
2 18 (5.06%) Telecoms
3 15 (4.21%) Banking
4 9 (2.53%) Retail
5 6 (1.69%) Legal
6 4 (1.12%) Publishing
7 2 (0.56%) Advertising
7 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.28%) Back Office
8 1 (0.28%) Electronics
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.28%) Law
8 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (36.24%) Analyst
2 41 (11.52%) Developer
3 30 (8.43%) Data Analyst
4 27 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 22 (6.18%) Business Analyst
6 21 (5.90%) Consultant
7 20 (5.62%) SQL Analyst
8 18 (5.06%) Applications Support
8 18 (5.06%) Applications Support Analyst
8 18 (5.06%) Architect
9 14 (3.93%) CRM Developer
9 14 (3.93%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 14 (3.93%) Project Manager
9 14 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.93%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (3.65%) Service Analyst
10 13 (3.65%) Service Desk Analyst
11 12 (3.37%) 1st Line Support
11 12 (3.37%) Project Analyst
11 12 (3.37%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (12.08%) .NET
2 11 (3.09%) CSS
3 9 (2.53%) HTML
4 7 (1.97%) XML
5 6 (1.69%) CSS3
5 6 (1.69%) HTML5
5 6 (1.69%) Middleware
5 6 (1.69%) Web Services
6 5 (1.40%) Classic ASP
6 5 (1.40%) REST
6 5 (1.40%) SOAP
7 4 (1.12%) ADO
7 4 (1.12%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.12%) DAO
7 4 (1.12%) J2EE
8 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.28%) COM
8 1 (0.28%) jQuery
8 1 (0.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 87 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (6.18%) NHS
3 17 (4.78%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.97%) User Experience
5 6 (1.69%) Clustering
5 6 (1.69%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.40%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.84%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.84%) PDA
8 3 (0.84%) Statistics
9 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.56%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) iPad
10 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 89 (25.00%) Windows
2 31 (8.71%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.62%) Windows 7
4 18 (5.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (3.37%) Windows XP
7 7 (1.97%) Linux
7 7 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.69%) Unix
8 6 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 5 (1.40%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.84%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.56%) Android
12 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (15.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 53 (14.89%) ITIL
3 49 (13.76%) Project Management
4 46 (12.92%) CRM
5 34 (9.55%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (9.27%) Migration
7 29 (8.15%) PRINCE2
8 23 (6.46%) Change Management
9 22 (6.18%) Data Analysis
10 21 (5.90%) Business Analysis
11 20 (5.62%) Data Modelling
11 20 (5.62%) Service Management
12 18 (5.06%) Analytics
12 18 (5.06%) ERP
13 17 (4.78%) MVC
14 16 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (4.49%) Validation
15 15 (4.21%) Asset Management
15 15 (4.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 101 (28.37%) SQL
2 39 (10.96%) VBA
3 35 (9.83%) C#
4 17 (4.78%) VB
5 13 (3.65%) PowerShell
5 13 (3.65%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.28%) C
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.28%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.28%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (3.93%) Degree
2 10 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (2.25%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.97%) PMP
5 5 (1.40%) MCP
5 5 (1.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 4 (1.12%) CCA
6 4 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.12%) MCSA
6 4 (1.12%) MCSE
7 3 (0.84%) CCNA
7 3 (0.84%) MCITP
7 3 (0.84%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.56%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.56%) ISEB
8 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.18%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.81%) QA
3 9 (2.53%) SLA
4 5 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.28%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.28%) FINREP
5 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 52 (14.61%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) vCloud
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
4 1 (0.28%) XenApp
4 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (3.37%) SCCM
2 7 (1.97%) SCOM
3 4 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.84%) DameWare
4 3 (0.84%) ServiceCenter
4 3 (0.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.56%) SCSM
6 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.28%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 224 (62.92%) Microsoft
2 36 (10.11%) Oracle
3 19 (5.34%) VMware
4 9 (2.53%) IBM
5 7 (1.97%) Cisco
6 5 (1.40%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.40%) Citrix
6 5 (1.40%) Minitab
7 4 (1.12%) Apple
7 4 (1.12%) HP
7 4 (1.12%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.12%) SAP
8 3 (0.84%) Adobe
8 3 (0.84%) Bomgar
8 3 (0.84%) Peregrine
8 3 (0.84%) Remedy
9 2 (0.56%) Dell
9 2 (0.56%) F5
9 2 (0.56%) Progress
9 2 (0.56%) SolarWinds
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