The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 63 48
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 49 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.44% 3.06% 4.07%
As % of the Applications category 40.16% 44.60% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 46 67
Median daily rate £275 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -10.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £430 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +3.58% -3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.68% -  
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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 122 139 182
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 8.57% 6.85% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 84 134
Median daily rate £315 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.07% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 8
Median hourly rate £10.89 £15.50 £22.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.77% -30.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.10 £12.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £17.00 £44.00
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 West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Leeds +16 26 £300 +9.09% 17
Halifax +1 8 £346 -13.50% 1
Bradford +5 5 £225 -22.41%
Wakefield - 2 £250 -
Microsoft Excel
Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (35.37%) Finance
3 24 (29.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (24.39%) MS Visio
6 18 (21.95%) Banking
7 17 (20.73%) Cisco
8 16 (19.51%) SQL
9 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (14.63%) Windows
11 10 (12.20%) VBA
11 10 (12.20%) SAP
11 10 (12.20%) IBM
11 10 (12.20%) CRM
11 10 (12.20%) EIGRP
11 10 (12.20%) Project Management
11 10 (12.20%) BGP
11 10 (12.20%) CCNP
11 10 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (12.20%) Migration
11 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.20%) Firewall
11 10 (12.20%) Fortinet
11 10 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (12.20%) F5
11 10 (12.20%) FortiGate
11 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 10 (12.20%) Data Centre

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) SAS
3 1 (1.22%) CMS
3 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (24.39%) MS Visio
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.22%) SPSS
5 1 (1.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
1 2 (2.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.20%) BGP
1 10 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (12.20%) Cisco IOS
1 10 (12.20%) EIGRP
1 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 10 (12.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 10 (12.20%) Firewall
2 7 (8.54%) DMVPN
2 7 (8.54%) IOS XR
2 7 (8.54%) WLAN
3 3 (3.66%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (3.66%) FTP
3 3 (3.66%) Spanning Tree
3 3 (3.66%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) ISDN
4 1 (1.22%) NAS
4 1 (1.22%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.22%) SMS
4 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (2.44%) Lumira
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.44%) Power BI
4 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Big Data
5 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.22%) MS Access
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 18 (21.95%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Marketing
5 3 (3.66%) Billing
5 3 (3.66%) Military
6 2 (2.44%) Back Office
6 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Analyst
2 13 (15.85%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.10%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Architect
7 4 (4.88%) CRM Architect
7 4 (4.88%) CRM Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Network Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Project Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) ISPF
2 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 2 (2.44%) SOAP
3 2 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.54%) DataPower
3 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.66%) BYOD
4 3 (3.66%) e-Learning
4 3 (3.66%) iSeries
4 3 (3.66%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.66%) Tandem
5 2 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Handset
6 1 (1.22%) IVR
6 1 (1.22%) RIA
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Android
2 3 (3.66%) Unix
2 3 (3.66%) zOS
3 1 (1.22%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.20%) CRM
1 10 (12.20%) Migration
1 10 (12.20%) Project Management
1 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (8.54%) Coaching
3 6 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.32%) Business Process Modelling
3 6 (7.32%) Process Improvement
3 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
3 6 (7.32%) Service Management
4 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.10%) SAP Implementation
4 5 (6.10%) Supplier Management
4 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
5 4 (4.88%) Analytics
5 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
5 4 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.66%) B2B
6 3 (3.66%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.51%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) VBA
3 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.66%) C
4 3 (3.66%) JCL
5 2 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) CCNP
1 10 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.66%) MCDST
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ISEB
4 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) PMO
2 3 (3.66%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) P3O
3 1 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) FortiGate
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (8.54%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (8.54%) OPNET
Vendors
1 42 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) Cisco
3 10 (12.20%) F5
3 10 (12.20%) Fortinet
3 10 (12.20%) IBM
3 10 (12.20%) SAP
4 7 (8.54%) Blue Coat
4 7 (8.54%) BMC
4 7 (8.54%) HP
4 7 (8.54%) Motorola
4 7 (8.54%) Splunk
4 7 (8.54%) TippingPoint
5 3 (3.66%) Axway
5 3 (3.66%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (3.66%) Oracle
5 3 (3.66%) Sage
5 3 (3.66%) Xerox
6 2 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.44%) Siebel
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