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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 40 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.81% 13.51% 17.28%
As % of the Applications category 68.97% 52.24% 70.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 27
Median daily rate £294 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
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
58 67 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.37% 25.87% 24.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 33
Median daily rate £300 £338 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £175 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 6
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 60 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
3 25 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (30.00%) Windows
5 22 (27.50%) SC Cleared
6 18 (22.50%) Telecoms
6 18 (22.50%) MS Office
7 17 (21.25%) SQL
8 16 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 15 (18.75%) Linux
9 15 (18.75%) Finance
9 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
11 13 (16.25%) Data Analysis
12 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
12 12 (15.00%) Release Management
13 11 (13.75%) PKI
13 11 (13.75%) Degree
13 11 (13.75%) Unix
13 11 (13.75%) Oracle
13 11 (13.75%) ITIL
14 10 (12.50%) SAS
15 9 (11.25%) Solaris
15 9 (11.25%) System Testing
15 9 (11.25%) Time Management
15 9 (11.25%) Security Operations
15 9 (11.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 8 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
16 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
16 8 (10.00%) SCCM

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 10 (12.50%) SAS
2 6 (7.50%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (22.50%) MS Office
2 16 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 15 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.25%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.25%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) IaaS
1 5 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (1.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) LDAP
1 6 (7.50%) VPN
1 6 (7.50%) X.509
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) HTTP
2 4 (5.00%) SSH
2 4 (5.00%) SSL
3 3 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (2.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.25%) LAN
5 1 (1.25%) MPLS
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (8.75%) MS Access
3 6 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.25%) InstallShield
2 1 (1.25%) MSI
2 1 (1.25%) ProC
2 1 (1.25%) TestDirector
General
1 18 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 15 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Billing
3 2 (2.50%) Military
4 1 (1.25%) French Language
4 1 (1.25%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (26.25%) Analyst
2 12 (15.00%) Architect
3 11 (13.75%) Developer
4 9 (11.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
4 9 (11.25%) SAS Developer
5 6 (7.50%) CMS Specialist
5 6 (7.50%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Security Architect
6 5 (6.25%) Service Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Network Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Network Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Tivoli Specialist
8 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.75%) Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Integration Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Pricing Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.50%) CSS
1 6 (7.50%) HTML
2 4 (5.00%) XML
3 3 (3.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (13.75%) PKI
3 8 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.50%) Smartcard
5 5 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.75%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (2.50%) Cryptography
8 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.25%) Social Network
8 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.00%) Windows
2 15 (18.75%) Linux
3 14 (17.50%) Windows Server
4 11 (13.75%) Unix
5 9 (11.25%) Solaris
6 7 (8.75%) AIX
6 7 (8.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.50%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.25%) Data Analysis
2 12 (15.00%) Release Management
3 11 (13.75%) ITIL
4 9 (11.25%) Security Operations
4 9 (11.25%) System Testing
4 9 (11.25%) Time Management
5 8 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (8.75%) Change Management
6 7 (8.75%) Information Security
6 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.25%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.25%) CRM
7 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.25%) ETL
7 5 (6.25%) Information Security Management
7 5 (6.25%) PRINCE
7 5 (6.25%) Security Management
7 5 (6.25%) Service Design
7 5 (6.25%) Service Management
8 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.50%) VB
3 2 (2.50%) VBScript
4 1 (1.25%) Java
4 1 (1.25%) PROC SQL
4 1 (1.25%) SAS Macro
4 1 (1.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (36.25%) Security Cleared
2 22 (27.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (13.75%) Degree
4 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.75%) CISSP
5 3 (3.75%) GCIA
5 3 (3.75%) GCIH
6 1 (1.25%) ACCA
6 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.25%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.25%) CIMA
6 1 (1.25%) CLAS
6 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.25%) MCP
6 1 (1.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) GAAP
1 5 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.00%) COBIT
2 4 (5.00%) COSO
2 4 (5.00%) SAS 70
3 2 (2.50%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.25%) RMADS
4 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) Docker
3 3 (3.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) SCCM
2 7 (8.75%) SCOM
3 4 (5.00%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.75%) Netcool
5 2 (2.50%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (1.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (1.25%) SCSM
6 1 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Oracle
3 6 (7.50%) Cisco
4 5 (6.25%) IBM
4 5 (6.25%) LogRhythm
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.50%) Blue Coat
7 2 (2.50%) Borland
7 2 (2.50%) Brio
7 2 (2.50%) CA
7 2 (2.50%) Intel Security
7 2 (2.50%) NetWitness
7 2 (2.50%) Qualys
8 1 (1.25%) Adobe
8 1 (1.25%) ESRI
8 1 (1.25%) Juniper
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.25%) SIMUL8