Hire a professional Excel Developer for your next project

No matter your role in business, it’s impossible to avoid Excel’s influence on your workday. Whether you’re an Accountant crunching numbers to prepare financial reports, a HR Manager making spreadsheets to track employee benefits, or a marketing pro who uses spreadsheets as part of your daily workflow, you’ll interact with Excel each day in some way. That means you could need an Excel Developer to elevate your data. Here's what to look for—and 23 pre-vetted freelance Excel Developers ready to help.

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When should I hire a Freelance Excel Developer?

If your business requires a complex spreadsheet or other automated solutions, it might be time to hire an Excel Developer. A qualified individual can ensure that the spreadsheet functions accurately and efficiently, making it easier for employees to work with the data. Additionally, having an experienced Excel Developer on board can help reduce errors and improve accuracy.

Hiring a freelance contractor is often the best option when it comes to sourcing skilled Excel Developers. With the right platform like YunoJuno, you can access some of the top tech talent in the market and quickly connect with pre-vetted professionals who are available to take on the job right away.

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What does an Excel Developer do?

An Excel Developer is a specialist who works with spreadsheets created in Microsoft Excel. These developers create, develop and maintain Excel spreadsheets to meet business objectives and process requirements. They are experts at utilising formulas, functions and macros to manipulate data, create complex calculations and develop sophisticated models. A professional Excel Developer can streamline processes, save time and money, and maximise efficiencies. They work closely with businesses to analyse data, develop powerful solutions and automate reporting processes. Excel Developers can also create visually appealing dashboards and present data in a meaningful way.

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What is the average day rate of a Freelance Excel Developer in the UK?

The average day rate for a freelance Excel developer in the UK can vary greatly depending on the individual's experience and skillset. Generally, day rates range from £250-£500 per day for junior developers and can increase to upwards of £600 for more experienced professionals. It is also important to consider additional costs such as training, travel and project management.

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Frequently asked questions

An Excel Developer is a specialised programmer who develops software solutions using Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets. Excel Developers use formulas and scripting to create powerful applications that make it easier for businesses to analyse and manipulate data. They also help automate processes, create charts and graphs, and create reports. Excel Developers must have excellent skills in mathematics, programming, database management, and problem-solving. It is important to hire a developer with the knowledge and experience necessary to develop sophisticated Excel solutions. 

When hiring an Excel Developer, employers should look for candidates with an understanding of complex data sets, the ability to write macros and functions, and proficiency with coding languages such as VBA and C#. A good Excel Developer will be able to help you build customised solutions that meet your specific needs, whether you are looking to analyse large datasets, automate financial calculations, or create visualisations. Hiring a freelance contractor through a platform like YunoJuno is the best way to find top tech talent who can provide the expertise you need to get the job done.

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