The median contractor rate for an Excel Developer was £398 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Excel Developer
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 582 560
Rank change year-on-year +38 -22  
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 44 38 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.077% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.081% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 52
Median daily rate £398 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £208 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £511 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £208 £325
% change year-on-year +53.01% -36.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £13.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40726 46972 48452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.73% 95.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 26580 31013 30938
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1241 1367 1887
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

Excel Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Excel Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Excel Developer in England

Excel Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Excel Developer in England

Excel Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Excel Developer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Excel Developer in England

Excel Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Excel Developer in England

Excel Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Excel Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
London +14 31 £398 -14.05% 1
West Midlands - 5 £318 -
South East +10 3 £375 - 1
North West - 2 £225 -
South West +1 1 £375 -
East of England - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -
Excel Developer
UK

Excel Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Excel Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Excel Developer in the job title.

1 86 (91.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (82.98%) VBA
3 40 (42.55%) SQL Server
4 34 (36.17%) SQL
5 29 (30.85%) Front Office
5 29 (30.85%) Finance
5 29 (30.85%) Banking
6 28 (29.79%) C#
7 20 (21.28%) .NET
8 18 (19.15%) RAD
8 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
9 17 (18.09%) Derivative
9 17 (18.09%) Spreadsheet
10 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (13.83%) MS Access
11 13 (13.83%) Investment Banking
12 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
13 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (10.64%) Mathematics
13 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (9.57%) Degree
15 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
15 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
16 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
16 7 (7.45%) Retail
16 7 (7.45%) Hedge funds
17 6 (6.38%) Analytics
17 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
17 6 (6.38%) Numerate Degree
17 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree

Excel Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (5.32%) SAS
1 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (91.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (18.09%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Office 365
2 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (42.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) MS Access
3 6 (6.38%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.26%) Power BI
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (2.13%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.06%) DB2
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 29 (30.85%) Banking
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
1 29 (30.85%) Front Office
2 13 (13.83%) Investment Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Retail
4 3 (3.19%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Law
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
6 1 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) .NET
2 3 (3.19%) HTML
3 2 (2.13%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.13%) HTML5
3 2 (2.13%) WPF
4 1 (1.06%) ADO
4 1 (1.06%) COM
4 1 (1.06%) CSS
4 1 (1.06%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.09%) Derivative
2 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.45%) Hedge funds
4 6 (6.38%) Credit Risk
4 6 (6.38%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (6.38%) Market Risk
5 5 (5.32%) Fixed Income
6 4 (4.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Equities
8 1 (1.06%) FMCG
8 1 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 1 (1.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.26%) Windows
1 4 (4.26%) Windows 10
1 4 (4.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (19.15%) RAD
2 16 (17.02%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (10.64%) Mathematics
4 8 (8.51%) Data Analysis
4 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
5 6 (6.38%) Analytics
5 6 (6.38%) Asset Management
6 5 (5.32%) DNA
6 5 (5.32%) Migration
6 5 (5.32%) Validation
7 4 (4.26%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (4.26%) Time Management
8 3 (3.19%) Quantitative Research
9 2 (2.13%) Business Analytics
9 2 (2.13%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (2.13%) Data Analytics
9 2 (2.13%) Performance Management
9 2 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 78 (82.98%) VBA
2 34 (36.17%) SQL
3 28 (29.79%) C#
4 6 (6.38%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.32%) Python
5 5 (5.32%) VB
6 4 (4.26%) C++
6 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.26%) VB6
7 1 (1.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (6.38%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.06%) AAT
3 1 (1.06%) ACCA
3 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.06%) MOS
3 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) IFRS
1 4 (4.26%) IFRS 9
2 3 (3.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.06%) PMO
4 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Bloomberg
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Tableau
5 3 (3.19%) Remedy
6 2 (2.13%) Sun
7 1 (1.06%) BISAM
7 1 (1.06%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.06%) SAP
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