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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 45 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 12.50% 9.55% 12.75%
As % of the Applications category 67.16% 59.38% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 22
Median daily rate £312 £275 £135
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.36% +103.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £109 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £380 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.09 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
67 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.61% 16.08% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 27
Median daily rate £369 £295 £131
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +126.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £116 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £401 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £19.09 - £12.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 - £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
3 25 (40.32%) Windows
4 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
4 20 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (25.81%) MS Office
5 16 (25.81%) MS Visio
6 14 (22.58%) Linux
6 14 (22.58%) SQL
6 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
7 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
7 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
8 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (17.74%) ITIL
9 10 (16.13%) Unix
9 10 (16.13%) PKI
9 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
9 10 (16.13%) Time Management
9 10 (16.13%) Degree
9 10 (16.13%) SCCM
9 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (14.52%) Security Operations
10 9 (14.52%) Information Security
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle
11 8 (12.90%) MS Project
11 8 (12.90%) Solaris
11 8 (12.90%) Finance
11 8 (12.90%) Release Management
12 7 (11.29%) SCOM
12 7 (11.29%) Data Centre

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 6 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (25.81%) MS Office
1 16 (25.81%) MS Visio
2 11 (17.74%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.90%) MS Project
4 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.61%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) IaaS
1 5 (8.06%) PaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) VPN
2 5 (8.06%) LDAP
2 5 (8.06%) X.509
3 4 (6.45%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) HTTP
3 4 (6.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (6.45%) SSH
3 4 (6.45%) SSL
4 2 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.61%) DWDM
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) MPLS
5 1 (1.61%) SDH
5 1 (1.61%) VoIP
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) MS Access
1 5 (8.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.61%) ProC
General
1 13 (20.97%) Telecoms
2 8 (12.90%) Finance
3 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) French Language
4 1 (1.61%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (24.19%) Analyst
2 11 (17.74%) Architect
3 7 (11.29%) Support Analyst
4 5 (8.06%) Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Network Manager
4 5 (8.06%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 5 (8.06%) SAS Developer
4 5 (8.06%) Service Architect
5 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.45%) Incident Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) Network Specialist
5 4 (6.45%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.45%) Tivoli Specialist
6 3 (4.84%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Capacity Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Consultant
6 3 (4.84%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) Middleware
1 3 (4.84%) XML
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) PKI
3 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
4 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.06%) Smartcard
5 3 (4.84%) Security Operations Centre
6 2 (3.23%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.61%) Social Network
7 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Windows
2 14 (22.58%) Linux
2 14 (22.58%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.13%) Unix
3 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (12.90%) Solaris
5 7 (11.29%) AIX
6 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 10 (16.13%) Data Analysis
2 10 (16.13%) Time Management
3 9 (14.52%) Information Security
3 9 (14.52%) Security Operations
4 8 (12.90%) Release Management
5 7 (11.29%) Change Management
5 7 (11.29%) Information Security Management
5 7 (11.29%) Security Management
6 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (8.06%) Capacity Management
7 5 (8.06%) CRM
7 5 (8.06%) PRINCE
7 5 (8.06%) Service Design
7 5 (8.06%) Service Management
7 5 (8.06%) System Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Document Management
8 4 (6.45%) ETL
8 4 (6.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) VB
3 2 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) PROC SQL
4 1 (1.61%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 20 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.13%) Degree
4 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.84%) CISSP
5 3 (4.84%) GCIA
5 3 (4.84%) GCIH
6 1 (1.61%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.61%) CLAS
6 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) PCI DSS
2 4 (6.45%) COBIT
2 4 (6.45%) COSO
2 4 (6.45%) SAS 70
3 2 (3.23%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.61%) RMADS
4 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.06%) Docker
2 5 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 7 (11.29%) SCOM
3 4 (6.45%) RSA Security Analytics
3 4 (6.45%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.84%) Netcool
5 2 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.61%) SCSM
Vendors
1 44 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) Cisco
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) IBM
4 5 (8.06%) LogRhythm
5 4 (6.45%) Intel Security
6 3 (4.84%) CA
6 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.23%) Borland
7 2 (3.23%) NetWitness
8 1 (1.61%) Adobe
8 1 (1.61%) ESRI
8 1 (1.61%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.61%) SIMUL8