The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Castleford 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Yorkshire / Castleford
Rank - 3 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Castleford - 36.36% -
As % of the Applications category - 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £342 £325
% change year-on-year -0.58% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +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 Castleford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Castleford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Castleford - 36.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £175 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Castleford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Castleford 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 Castleford

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Castleford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Castleford