The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 21 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 65 69 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.97% 6.96% 11.54%
As % of the Applications category 57.02% 45.70% 59.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 62
Median daily rate £396 £310 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% +20.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £116 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.93 £17.10 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +17.85%

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

Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 151 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 12.22% 15.24% 19.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 75 104
Median daily rate £355 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.16% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £118 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 14
Median hourly rate £9.61 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.93% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £8.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.86%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +3 50 £396 +27.58% 6
Aylesbury - 6 £400 - 2
High Wycombe -2 1 £150 +30.43% 2
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 84 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 43 (31.85%) MS Office
3 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
4 38 (28.15%) Finance
5 34 (25.19%) SC Cleared
6 30 (22.22%) Windows
6 30 (22.22%) MS Project
7 25 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
9 22 (16.30%) ITIL
10 21 (15.56%) SharePoint
11 20 (14.81%) Project Management
12 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2
13 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (11.85%) Oracle
15 14 (10.37%) Unix
15 14 (10.37%) Linux
15 14 (10.37%) DV Cleared
15 14 (10.37%) PMO
16 13 (9.63%) Banking
16 13 (9.63%) Logistics
17 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (8.89%) SQL
17 12 (8.89%) MS Visio
18 11 (8.15%) VMware
18 11 (8.15%) Time Management
19 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
19 10 (7.41%) Retail
20 9 (6.67%) SLA
20 9 (6.67%) SCCM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 21 (15.56%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.19%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.70%) ArcGIS
3 5 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (3.70%) IIS
4 4 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (31.85%) MS Office
2 30 (22.22%) MS Project
3 25 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (8.89%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.96%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.74%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.74%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.48%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.70%) Office 365
2 3 (2.22%) IaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) ATM
1 6 (4.44%) SAN
2 5 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (2.22%) IPsec
3 3 (2.22%) WAN
3 3 (2.22%) Wireless
4 2 (1.48%) ADSL
4 2 (1.48%) BIG-IP
4 2 (1.48%) DHCP
4 2 (1.48%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.48%) MPLS
4 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.48%) VoIP
4 2 (1.48%) VPN
4 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.74%) DNS
5 1 (0.74%) Internet
5 1 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.74%) SSH
5 1 (0.74%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.93%) DB2
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.70%) GIS
3 5 (3.70%) QGIS
4 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) MS Access
5 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.74%) Power BI
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
General
1 38 (28.15%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Banking
3 10 (7.41%) Retail
4 6 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.96%) Legal
7 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.22%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.48%) German Language
9 1 (0.74%) Advertising
9 1 (0.74%) Automotive
9 1 (0.74%) Billing
9 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (32.59%) Analyst
2 15 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 10 (7.41%) Administrator
4 8 (5.93%) Developer
5 7 (5.19%) Business Analyst
6 6 (4.44%) IT Support
6 6 (4.44%) Programme Planner
6 6 (4.44%) Project Administrator
7 5 (3.70%) Consultant
7 5 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) GIS Technician
7 5 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Project Officer
7 5 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
7 5 (3.70%) Service Analyst
7 5 (3.70%) Support Officer
8 4 (2.96%) Security Consultant
8 4 (2.96%) Security Technical Consultant
8 4 (2.96%) Support Analyst
8 4 (2.96%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.48%) .NET
1 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.48%) CSS
2 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.74%) CSS3
2 1 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.74%) jQuery
2 1 (0.74%) REST
2 1 (0.74%) XML
2 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.22%) CESG
4 3 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.48%) e-Health
5 2 (1.48%) IVR
5 2 (1.48%) Replication
6 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.74%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.74%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.74%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.74%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) SCORM
6 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.22%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Linux
2 14 (10.37%) Unix
3 7 (5.19%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.44%) Solaris
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.70%) zOS
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.96%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.22%) CentOS
7 3 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.22%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.48%) Android
8 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.74%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.30%) ITIL
2 20 (14.81%) Project Management
3 18 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (9.63%) Logistics
5 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.15%) Time Management
7 8 (5.93%) Change Management
7 8 (5.93%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.19%) Release Management
8 7 (5.19%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.19%) Service Management
9 6 (4.44%) ITIL V3
9 6 (4.44%) ITSM
9 6 (4.44%) Migration
9 6 (4.44%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (3.70%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.70%) Validation
11 4 (2.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.89%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) C#
3 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.48%) C++
4 2 (1.48%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.74%) C
5 1 (0.74%) F#
5 1 (0.74%) Java
5 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.74%) Python
5 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.74%) VB
5 1 (0.74%) VBA
5 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (30.37%) Security Cleared
2 34 (25.19%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.70%) CEH
5 4 (2.96%) CREST Certified
5 4 (2.96%) OSCP
6 3 (2.22%) APMP
6 3 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.22%) CISSP
6 3 (2.22%) Degree
6 3 (2.22%) MCSE
6 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.22%) PMP
6 3 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.48%) ACCA
7 2 (1.48%) CCNA
7 2 (1.48%) CIMA
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.48%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.37%) PMO
2 9 (6.67%) SLA
3 3 (2.22%) RMADS
4 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.22%) vCloud
4 3 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (2.22%) vSphere
5 2 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.74%) Docker
6 1 (0.74%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (1.48%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.48%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.48%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.48%) OVSD
2 2 (1.48%) vMotion
3 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.74%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.74%) OpenView
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) SCOM
3 1 (0.74%) vRealize
3 1 (0.74%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.85%) Oracle
3 11 (8.15%) VMware
4 8 (5.93%) HP
5 7 (5.19%) Remedy
6 6 (4.44%) Avaya
7 5 (3.70%) Cisco
7 5 (3.70%) F5
7 5 (3.70%) Mapinfo
8 3 (2.22%) Citrix
8 3 (2.22%) Genesys
8 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.22%) Veeam
9 2 (1.48%) CA
9 2 (1.48%) Cognos
9 2 (1.48%) Computacenter
9 2 (1.48%) SAP
9 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.48%) Symantec
10 1 (0.74%) Verint
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