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

Microsoft Office Excel
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.76% 5.56% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 82.35% 63.16% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 7
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £174 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £342 £325
% change year-on-year +0.87% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £12.30 -
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 Sheffield with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 17 38 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 4.57% 8.80% 13.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 22
Median daily rate £375 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £272 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 7
Median hourly rate - £13.15 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.50%  
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 Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Sheffield

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Sheffield over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Sheffield

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Sheffield

MS Excel
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 7 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) MS Office
6 4 (14.29%) Finance
6 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.29%) VBA
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 3 (10.71%) Database Theory
7 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
7 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.71%) High Availability
7 3 (10.71%) Tableau
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps
7 3 (10.71%) DAO
7 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
7 3 (10.71%) .NET
7 3 (10.71%) VB
7 3 (10.71%) C#
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
7 3 (10.71%) MS Project

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (10.71%) MS Project
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) IaaS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) FCoE
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) NX-OS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) MS Access
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Billing
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Consultant
1 5 (17.86%) Developer
2 3 (10.71%) Tableau Consultant
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Customer Service Advisor
3 2 (7.14%) Customer Service Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) DBA
3 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
3 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) ActiveX
1 3 (10.71%) ADO
1 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
1 3 (10.71%) DAO
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
2 2 (7.14%) LINQ
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) CSS3
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) HTML5
3 1 (3.57%) LAMP
3 1 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
3 1 (3.57%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.71%) Database Theory
2 3 (10.71%) DevOps
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) CRM
3 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) ERP
3 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VBA
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.71%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCSE
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSA
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Terminal Server
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) Tableau
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Xamarin
5 1 (3.57%) Brocade
5 1 (3.57%) CA
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Dell
5 1 (3.57%) F5
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