The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank - 11 10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 0 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 17.39% 11.82%
As % of the Applications category - 42.11% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Median daily rate - £230 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £29.17 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
MS Excel
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5 19 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.42% 41.30% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 12
Median daily rate - £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +88.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £135.00 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.37% +294.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Aberdeen region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
2 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
2 2 (50.00%) CatOS
2 2 (50.00%) BT
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Toad
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) BGP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) LAN Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Network Design
1 3 (75.00%) QMS
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) BT
2 2 (50.00%) Siemens
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle