The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 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 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Yorkshire / East Yorkshire
Rank 7 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 7.41% 6.38% 16.36%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 42.86% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £342 £325
% change year-on-year +0.87% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +26.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.60% +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 East Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9 7 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 33.33% 14.89% 29.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 6
Median daily rate £340 £300 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +34.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.85% +66.66%  
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 East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 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 East Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in East Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in East Yorkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in East 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 East Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Hull +3 2 - - 4
MS Excel
Yorkshire

MS Excel
Top 15 Related IT Skills in East Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in East 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 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Dependency Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft