The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office Excel
West Yorkshire / Bradford
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 8.65% 12.41% 10.70%
As % of the Applications category 69.23% 72.00% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 14
Median daily rate £313 £227 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.74% -38.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £127 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £320 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £10.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.85%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 25 34
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 12.50% 17.24% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 18
Median daily rate £375 £204 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.04% -32.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £380 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 12
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +26.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing MS Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Bradford

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Bradford

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Bradford over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Bradford

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Bradford

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bradford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) MS Project
5 3 (21.43%) DHCP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (14.29%) SSL
6 2 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) IIS
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) FTP
6 2 (14.29%) HTTP
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) SMTP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (14.29%) Middleware
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Telnet
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) Incident Management

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) iPaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) FTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 2 (14.29%) SMTP
2 2 (14.29%) SSL
2 2 (14.29%) Telnet
3 1 (7.14%) ISDN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) Softphone
3 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Communications Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Voice Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CMDB
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Handset
2 1 (7.14%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 2 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Data Entry
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (7.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.14%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Verint