Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 6 months to 26 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 38 28
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 23 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.86% 4.26% 4.56%
As % of the Applications category 37.10% 54.32% 41.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 35
South Yorkshire median daily rate £348 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £163 £113 £241
90th Percentile £403 £400 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £9.08 £9.25 £8.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.89% +3.06% -31.97%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.13 £7.55
90th Percentile £9.36 £10.38 £12.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.81 £11.50
% change year-on-year +23.10% +20.09% -12.21%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 62 81 98
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 7.70% 7.84% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 49 69
South Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.12% +23.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £81 £125 £122
90th Percentile £423 £457 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.24% +0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 19
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +61.90% -24.87%
10th Percentile £8.89 £11.05 £8.14
90th Percentile £19.31 £25.45 £22.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £12.13
% change year-on-year -9.49% +13.90% -3.00%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -14 18 £375 +10.29% 1
Rotherham - 3 £175 -
Microsoft Excel
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 7 (30.43%) C#
5 7 (30.43%) VBA
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
6 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
6 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (21.74%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
7 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (21.74%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (17.39%) Banking
9 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
9 3 (13.04%) Tableau
9 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
9 3 (13.04%) Project Management
9 3 (13.04%) Windows
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) PMO
10 2 (8.70%) Coaching
10 2 (8.70%) SAS Visual Analytics

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (8.70%) SAS
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (8.70%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.70%) Base SAS
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) CouchDB
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (4.35%) Power BI
5 1 (4.35%) QlikView
5 1 (4.35%) Redis
5 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) ProC
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Games
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Tableau Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Mac Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) SAS Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Excel Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
1 5 (21.74%) jQuery
1 5 (21.74%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (21.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (21.74%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) Dojo
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) SAML
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.70%) BYOD
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) MVC
2 5 (21.74%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
4 2 (8.70%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) Cluster Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Coaching
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.35%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Governance
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) VBA
3 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PROC SQL
4 2 (8.70%) SAS Macro
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Tableau
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) TIBCO