The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Excel
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 83 40
Rank change year-on-year +16 -43  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 26 22 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.40% 1.48% 4.46%
As % of the Applications category 31.71% 26.83% 51.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 52
Median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £115 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £450 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +3.58% -3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% +12.50%  

Microsoft 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 Leeds with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 82 82 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 7.56% 5.50% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 42 99
Median daily rate £320 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Leeds

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Leeds

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Leeds

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco
3 15 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (26.67%) MS Visio
5 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (22.22%) CCNP
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (22.22%) BGP
6 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
6 10 (22.22%) Firewall
6 10 (22.22%) Migration
6 10 (22.22%) Finance
6 10 (22.22%) Fortinet
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (22.22%) F5
6 10 (22.22%) FortiGate
6 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
7 9 (20.00%) SQL
8 7 (15.56%) BMC
8 7 (15.56%) Motorola
8 7 (15.56%) HP
8 7 (15.56%) WLAN
8 7 (15.56%) OPNET
8 7 (15.56%) IBM
8 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
8 7 (15.56%) TippingPoint
8 7 (15.56%) Banking

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) BGP
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (22.22%) EIGRP
1 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 10 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (22.22%) Firewall
2 7 (15.56%) DMVPN
2 7 (15.56%) IOS XR
2 7 (15.56%) WLAN
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (4.44%) Lumira
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Power BI
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
3 3 (6.67%) Billing
3 3 (6.67%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Military
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 3 (6.67%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Cisco Design Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Marketing Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Marketing Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 7 (15.56%) DataPower
3 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.67%) BYOD
4 3 (6.67%) e-Learning
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) RIA
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Android
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Migration
2 6 (13.33%) Coaching
2 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Process Improvement
4 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.67%) Analytics
5 3 (6.67%) Business Development
5 3 (6.67%) Document Management
5 3 (6.67%) Logistics
5 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) VBA
4 3 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) CCNP
1 10 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.67%) A+ Certification
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) MCDST
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) P3O
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) FortiGate
2 7 (15.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (15.56%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (15.56%) OPNET
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Cisco
3 10 (22.22%) F5
3 10 (22.22%) Fortinet
4 7 (15.56%) Blue Coat
4 7 (15.56%) BMC
4 7 (15.56%) HP
4 7 (15.56%) IBM
4 7 (15.56%) Motorola
4 7 (15.56%) Splunk
4 7 (15.56%) TippingPoint
5 3 (6.67%) SAP
5 3 (6.67%) Xerox
6 1 (2.22%) Aruba
6 1 (2.22%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.22%) Citrix
6 1 (2.22%) Lotus
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Reuters
6 1 (2.22%) Sage
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