The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 14.89% 12.35% 8.68%
As % of the Applications category 72.41% 58.49% 57.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 9
Median daily rate £280 £260 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +73.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £147 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £19.44 £24.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.67% +81.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.26 £18.25 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £32.50 £25.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -7.81%
MS Excel
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 53 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.57% 21.12% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 13
Median daily rate £280 £285 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +90.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £113 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £19.44 £24.00 £12.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% +85.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £18.10 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £32.50 £13.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (30.00%) MS Office
4 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
5 16 (26.67%) Windows
5 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 14 (23.33%) MS Visio
7 12 (20.00%) Finance
7 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (18.33%) Degree
9 10 (16.67%) Linux
9 10 (16.67%) Release Management
10 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
10 9 (15.00%) SQL
10 9 (15.00%) Oracle
10 9 (15.00%) PKI
11 8 (13.33%) CMS
11 8 (13.33%) HTML
11 8 (13.33%) CSS
11 8 (13.33%) SAS
11 8 (13.33%) System Testing
11 8 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 7 (11.67%) Time Management
12 7 (11.67%) Unix
12 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
13 6 (10.00%) Change Management
13 6 (10.00%) Solaris
13 6 (10.00%) ITIL
13 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (13.33%) CMS
1 8 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (1.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (30.00%) MS Office
2 14 (23.33%) MS Visio
3 12 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (8.33%) MS Project
5 2 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.67%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) LDAP
1 5 (8.33%) VPN
1 5 (8.33%) X.509
2 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) SSH
2 3 (5.00%) SSL
3 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
4 1 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.67%) MPLS
4 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) MS Access
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.67%) MSI
1 1 (1.67%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.67%) TestDirector
General
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 12 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Billing
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Architect
3 8 (13.33%) CMS Specialist
4 7 (11.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 7 (11.67%) SAS Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Security Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Network Specialist
7 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Pricing Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Telecoms Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Revenue Assurance Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Service Architect
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Vulnerability Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) CSS
1 8 (13.33%) HTML
2 3 (5.00%) Middleware
2 3 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.00%) PKI
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.33%) Smartcard
4 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Social Network
6 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.67%) Unix
5 6 (10.00%) Solaris
6 5 (8.33%) AIX
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.67%) Release Management
2 8 (13.33%) System Testing
3 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
3 7 (11.67%) Time Management
4 6 (10.00%) Change Management
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (8.33%) Security Operations
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.67%) ETL
6 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
7 3 (5.00%) Document Management
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security
7 3 (5.00%) Information Security Management
7 3 (5.00%) Network Architecture
7 3 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (5.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.00%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.67%) Java
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) VB
3 1 (1.67%) VBA
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (18.33%) Degree
4 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.00%) CISSP
5 3 (5.00%) GCIA
5 3 (5.00%) GCIH
6 1 (1.67%) ACCA
6 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.67%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.67%) CIMA
6 1 (1.67%) MCP
6 1 (1.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) GAAP
2 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (5.00%) COBIT
3 3 (5.00%) COSO
3 3 (5.00%) SAS 70
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.67%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.67%) RMADS
4 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 3 (5.00%) Netcool
2 3 (5.00%) SCCM
3 2 (3.33%) SCOM
4 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.67%) RSA Security Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) SCSM
4 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.00%) Oracle
3 5 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
5 2 (3.33%) Brio
5 2 (3.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.33%) Qualys
5 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) VMware
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Borland
6 1 (1.67%) ESRI
6 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.67%) NetWitness
6 1 (1.67%) SIMUL8