The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 43 44 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.13% 5.07% 7.08%
As % of the Applications category 47.78% 61.97% 48.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 30
Median daily rate £315 £288 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.56% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £113 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £423 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.41 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.04% +31.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
South West

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

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
90 71 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.74% 8.19% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 55 65
Median daily rate £288 £290 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £113 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £14.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £18.82 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -7.93%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (40.59%) Finance
3 39 (38.61%) SQL
4 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
5 27 (26.73%) MS Office
6 26 (25.74%) Windows
7 23 (22.77%) VBA
8 18 (17.82%) MS Access
9 17 (16.83%) Banking
10 13 (12.87%) SharePoint
10 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
10 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
11 12 (11.88%) Windows 7
11 12 (11.88%) .NET
12 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
12 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
13 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
13 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (9.90%) Validation
14 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
14 9 (8.91%) IIS
14 9 (8.91%) C#
14 9 (8.91%) ITIL
14 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (7.92%) .NET Framework
15 8 (7.92%) Integration Testing
15 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (7.92%) PowerShell

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 13 (12.87%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.91%) IIS
3 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.96%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.98%) WordPress
7 1 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.99%) SAS
7 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
Applications
1 27 (26.73%) MS Office
2 11 (10.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.95%) InfoPath
3 5 (4.95%) MS Project
4 4 (3.96%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.99%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.99%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Office 365
2 3 (2.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.99%) Pure360
3 1 (0.99%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Kerberos
2 4 (3.96%) Wireless
3 3 (2.97%) Firewall
3 3 (2.97%) Intranet
3 3 (2.97%) Network Security
3 3 (2.97%) SSL
4 2 (1.98%) Internet
4 2 (1.98%) SAN
4 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.99%) ATM
5 1 (0.99%) Broadband
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.99%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (28.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (17.82%) MS Access
3 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.99%) OLAP
10 1 (0.99%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.99%) Selenium
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (40.59%) Finance
2 17 (16.83%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Back Office
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.99%) Advertising
6 1 (0.99%) Local Government
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Developer
2 23 (22.77%) Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) SQL Developer
4 18 (17.82%) VBA Developer
5 16 (15.84%) Access Developer
6 15 (14.85%) Access VBA Developer
7 9 (8.91%) Administrator
8 8 (7.92%) Consultant
8 8 (7.92%) Excel Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Excel VBA Developer
9 6 (5.94%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (4.95%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.95%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.96%) Architect
11 4 (3.96%) Service Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Banking Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Business Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) Service Desk Analyst
12 3 (2.97%) SharePoint Consultant
12 3 (2.97%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) .NET
2 8 (7.92%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.95%) HTML
4 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (1.98%) CSS
6 1 (0.99%) COM
6 1 (0.99%) DHTML
6 1 (0.99%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.97%) Blog
3 3 (2.97%) PKI
4 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.98%) FMCG
4 2 (1.98%) Social Media
4 2 (1.98%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.99%) CESG
5 1 (0.99%) Clustering
5 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.99%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.99%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.99%) Statistics
5 1 (0.99%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (25.74%) Windows
2 12 (11.88%) Windows 7
3 10 (9.90%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
2 10 (9.90%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (9.90%) Validation
3 9 (8.91%) ITIL
4 8 (7.92%) Integration Testing
5 7 (6.93%) Change Management
6 6 (5.94%) Coaching
6 6 (5.94%) Migration
7 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.95%) Line Management
7 5 (4.95%) Problem Management
7 5 (4.95%) Project Management
7 5 (4.95%) SDLC
8 4 (3.96%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.96%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.96%) Process Improvement
8 4 (3.96%) Test Scripting
8 4 (3.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (2.97%) OWASP
9 3 (2.97%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 39 (38.61%) SQL
2 23 (22.77%) VBA
3 9 (8.91%) C#
4 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.94%) VB
6 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.99%) Java
8 1 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.95%) Degree
4 4 (3.96%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (3.96%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (2.97%) CISSP
5 3 (2.97%) ISSAP
6 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.98%) CISMP
7 1 (0.99%) CIPD
7 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.99%) MCSE
7 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) Def Stans
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) IEC 61508
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.99%) vSphere
3 1 (0.99%) XenApp
3 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.98%) SCCM
3 1 (0.99%) DBAmp
3 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (57.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Citrix
2 6 (5.94%) Nintex
2 6 (5.94%) VMware
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) Remedy
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe
4 1 (0.99%) AppSense
4 1 (0.99%) CA
4 1 (0.99%) Dell
4 1 (0.99%) Google
4 1 (0.99%) NetApp
4 1 (0.99%) Omniture
4 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) SAP
4 1 (0.99%) Sysomos
4 1 (0.99%) Tableau
4 1 (0.99%) Teradata
4 1 (0.99%) Twitter
4 1 (0.99%) Wyse
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