The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 29 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 1.42% 3.61% 2.60%
As % of the Applications category 6.25% 30.43% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £320 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +58.02%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £100.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 Norfolk with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 32 23 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 22.70% 11.86% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 13
Median daily rate £425 £300 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% +69.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £400 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33%  
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 Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Norfolk

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Norfolk

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

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 Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 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
Norwich 0 1 - - 2
MS Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Embarcadero
2 2 (40.00%) Borland
2 2 (40.00%) Delphi
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Supply Chain Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Delphi
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Borland
2 2 (40.00%) Embarcadero