The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 23 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 35 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 -4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 8 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 3.43% 3.95% 2.20%
As % of the Applications category 24.24% 65.22% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 3
Median daily rate £348 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.57% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £9.08 - £8.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +10.71%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 23 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 14.16% 6.05% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 15
Median daily rate £179 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.03% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £100 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £446 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.08 - £8.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 - £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Sheffield

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 9 (50.00%) SQL
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) VBA
3 6 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
4 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
4 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (27.78%) Unity DI Container
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Tableau
6 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
6 2 (11.11%) ProC
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (11.11%) Active Directory

Microsoft 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 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 2 (11.11%) Base SAS
3 2 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Redis
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ProC
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Maven
2 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
1 5 (27.78%) jQuery
1 5 (27.78%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (27.78%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
2 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) CSS3
2 1 (5.56%) Dojo
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) OAuth
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) SAML
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) BYOD
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (11.11%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (11.11%) Statistics
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Coaching
5 1 (5.56%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.56%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
5 1 (5.56%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) VBA
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) PROC SQL
4 2 (11.11%) SAS Macro
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
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