The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 27 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 60 48
Rank change year-on-year +9 -12  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 72 99 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.55% 3.51% 3.86%
As % of the Applications category 37.70% 50.51% 44.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 71 82
Median daily rate £288 £340 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.44% +5.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £8.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +70.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.50 £7.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.15 £17.00 £12.47
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year -1.58% +16.66%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 191 196 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 9.43% 6.95% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 122 179
Median daily rate £300 £340 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +8.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £123 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 20
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +7.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £13.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Yorkshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
West Yorkshire +11 53 £300 +3.00% 21
South Yorkshire -9 8 £348 -0.57% 3
North Yorkshire +2 7 £175 -61.11% 3
East Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Microsoft Excel
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 55 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 43 (34.68%) Finance
3 34 (27.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 32 (25.81%) SQL
4 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
5 21 (16.94%) MS Visio
6 20 (16.13%) Cisco
6 20 (16.13%) Banking
7 18 (14.52%) VBA
7 18 (14.52%) T-SQL
8 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Project
8 17 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 16 (12.90%) Windows
9 16 (12.90%) Project Management
10 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (10.48%) Migration
11 13 (10.48%) SAP
12 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (9.68%) PMO
13 11 (8.87%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (8.87%) IBM
13 11 (8.87%) CRM
14 10 (8.06%) EIGRP
14 10 (8.06%) BGP
14 10 (8.06%) CCNP
14 10 (8.06%) Firewall
14 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (8.06%) Fortinet

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.03%) SAS
3 2 (1.61%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.81%) CMS
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (27.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 32 (25.81%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (16.94%) MS Visio
4 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.81%) SPSS
6 1 (0.81%) Stata
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Office 365
1 2 (1.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (8.06%) BGP
2 10 (8.06%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (8.06%) EIGRP
2 10 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 10 (8.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 10 (8.06%) Firewall
3 7 (5.65%) DMVPN
3 7 (5.65%) IOS XR
3 7 (5.65%) WLAN
4 4 (3.23%) VPN
5 3 (2.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (2.42%) FTP
5 3 (2.42%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) HTTP
6 1 (0.81%) ISDN
6 1 (0.81%) NAS
6 1 (0.81%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.23%) Power BI
5 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.61%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.61%) Base SAS
7 2 (1.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (1.61%) Lumira
7 2 (1.61%) MS Access
7 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (1.61%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) ProC
2 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.81%) Maven
2 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (34.68%) Finance
2 20 (16.13%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Retail
4 4 (3.23%) Marketing
5 3 (2.42%) Billing
5 3 (2.42%) Military
5 3 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.61%) Back Office
6 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.61%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Legal
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Analyst
2 22 (17.74%) Developer
3 11 (8.87%) Business Analyst
4 10 (8.06%) Cisco Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) SQL Developer
5 9 (7.26%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) Administrator
6 8 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (4.84%) Consultant
7 6 (4.84%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) Banking Analyst
8 5 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (4.03%) Report Analyst
9 4 (3.23%) Business Process Administrator
9 4 (3.23%) Excel Analyst
9 4 (3.23%) Project Analyst
9 4 (3.23%) Project Officer
9 4 (3.23%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.03%) .NET
1 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 5 (4.03%) Entity Framework
1 5 (4.03%) jQuery
1 5 (4.03%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (4.03%) Unity DI Container
2 4 (3.23%) Middleware
3 3 (2.42%) ISPF
3 3 (2.42%) SOAP
4 2 (1.61%) Web Services
5 1 (0.81%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.81%) CSS
5 1 (0.81%) Dojo
5 1 (0.81%) HTML
5 1 (0.81%) JSON
5 1 (0.81%) MDX
5 1 (0.81%) SAML
5 1 (0.81%) XML
5 1 (0.81%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.65%) DataPower
4 5 (4.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.23%) BYOD
6 3 (2.42%) e-Learning
6 3 (2.42%) iSeries
6 3 (2.42%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.42%) NHS
6 3 (2.42%) Tandem
7 2 (1.61%) CMDB
7 2 (1.61%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.81%) IVR
8 1 (0.81%) RIA
8 1 (0.81%) User Experience
8 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (4.03%) Unix
3 4 (3.23%) Android
3 4 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.42%) zOS
5 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.90%) Project Management
2 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (10.48%) Migration
4 11 (8.87%) CRM
5 9 (7.26%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.45%) Coaching
7 7 (5.65%) Data Analysis
7 7 (5.65%) Waterfall
8 6 (4.84%) Business Process Modelling
8 6 (4.84%) MVC
8 6 (4.84%) Process Improvement
8 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.84%) Service Management
9 5 (4.03%) Document Management
9 5 (4.03%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (4.03%) Programme Management
9 5 (4.03%) SAP Implementation
10 4 (3.23%) Scrum
10 4 (3.23%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (25.81%) SQL
2 18 (14.52%) T-SQL
2 18 (14.52%) VBA
3 7 (5.65%) C#
4 3 (2.42%) C
4 3 (2.42%) JCL
5 2 (1.61%) PROC SQL
5 2 (1.61%) SAS Macro
5 2 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (0.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.81%) Java
6 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.81%) Python
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby
6 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) CCNP
1 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.03%) Degree
3 3 (2.42%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.42%) MCDST
3 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.61%) PMP
5 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.81%) ISEB
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) PMO
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.81%) P3O
3 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) FortiGate
2 7 (5.65%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (5.65%) HP UCMDB
2 7 (5.65%) OPNET
Vendors
1 55 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.13%) Cisco
3 13 (10.48%) SAP
4 11 (8.87%) IBM
5 10 (8.06%) F5
5 10 (8.06%) Fortinet
6 7 (5.65%) Blue Coat
6 7 (5.65%) BMC
6 7 (5.65%) HP
6 7 (5.65%) Motorola
6 7 (5.65%) Oracle
6 7 (5.65%) Splunk
6 7 (5.65%) TippingPoint
7 4 (3.23%) Tableau
8 3 (2.42%) Axway
8 3 (2.42%) IBM Sterling
8 3 (2.42%) Sage
8 3 (2.42%) Xerox
9 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.61%) VMware
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