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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 24 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 69 79 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.26% 6.43% 12.94%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 49.07% 66.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 51
Median daily rate £308 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £218 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 34
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.64 £9.70 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £17.77 £16.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -
MS Excel
South East

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
115 161 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.77% 13.11% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 88
Median daily rate £370 £300 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £10.00 £8.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +1 50 £330 +6.62% 6
High Wycombe +1 2 £225 +95.65% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £160 - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 91 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 40 (31.75%) MS Office
3 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 35 (27.78%) Windows
5 31 (24.60%) Finance
6 26 (20.63%) SC Cleared
7 25 (19.84%) MS PowerPoint
7 25 (19.84%) ITIL
8 23 (18.25%) Active Directory
9 20 (15.87%) Project Management
10 19 (15.08%) SharePoint
10 19 (15.08%) Oracle
11 18 (14.29%) MS Project
12 16 (12.70%) Unix
12 16 (12.70%) MS Visio
12 16 (12.70%) DV Cleared
12 16 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2
13 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 14 (11.11%) Banking
15 13 (10.32%) Linux
16 12 (9.52%) Retail
16 12 (9.52%) Logistics
16 12 (9.52%) Management Information System
16 12 (9.52%) SCCM
17 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
17 11 (8.73%) SQL
18 10 (7.94%) SLA
18 10 (7.94%) HP
18 10 (7.94%) VMware

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 19 (15.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.35%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.56%) IIS
3 7 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.59%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 40 (31.75%) MS Office
2 25 (19.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 18 (14.29%) MS Project
4 16 (12.70%) MS Visio
5 4 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.59%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.79%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.97%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) IaaS
2 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) ATM
1 7 (5.56%) Internet
1 7 (5.56%) SAN
2 6 (4.76%) IPsec
3 5 (3.97%) DNS
3 5 (3.97%) Firewall
4 4 (3.17%) DHCP
4 4 (3.17%) FTP
4 4 (3.17%) SMTP
4 4 (3.17%) SSH
5 3 (2.38%) MPLS
5 3 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.38%) VoIP
5 3 (2.38%) VPN
5 3 (2.38%) Wireless
6 2 (1.59%) ADSL
6 2 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.59%) WAN
7 1 (0.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) DB2
3 2 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.59%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (1.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) Big Data
4 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.79%) MS Access
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.38%) JIRA
2 3 (2.38%) Selenium
2 3 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.59%) MSTest
3 2 (1.59%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (24.60%) Finance
2 14 (11.11%) Banking
3 12 (9.52%) Retail
4 5 (3.97%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 3 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.38%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) German Language
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.95%) Analyst
2 16 (12.70%) Project Manager
3 10 (7.94%) Administrator
3 10 (7.94%) Service Analyst
4 9 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (4.76%) Consultant
5 6 (4.76%) Support Officer
5 6 (4.76%) Test Manager
6 5 (3.97%) Junior
6 5 (3.97%) Security Advisor
6 5 (3.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Developer
7 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (3.17%) IT Administrator
7 4 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (3.17%) Project Officer
7 4 (3.17%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 4 (3.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.79%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.79%) CSS
2 1 (0.79%) CSS3
2 1 (0.79%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (0.79%) SOAP
2 1 (0.79%) XML
2 1 (0.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.76%) CESG
3 6 (4.76%) Cryptography
3 6 (4.76%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.17%) Statistics
5 3 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.38%) PKI
5 3 (2.38%) Replication
6 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.59%) CMDB
6 2 (1.59%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.59%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.59%) e-Health
6 2 (1.59%) IVR
7 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.78%) Windows
2 16 (12.70%) Unix
3 13 (10.32%) Linux
4 9 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.56%) Solaris
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Vista
6 6 (4.76%) zOS
7 5 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.17%) Android
8 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (2.38%) CentOS
9 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.84%) ITIL
2 20 (15.87%) Project Management
3 15 (11.90%) PRINCE2
3 15 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (9.52%) Logistics
5 10 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 9 (7.14%) Migration
6 9 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 8 (6.35%) Release Management
7 8 (6.35%) Validation
8 7 (5.56%) Change Control
8 7 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 6 (4.76%) Capacity Management
9 6 (4.76%) Change Management
9 6 (4.76%) Information Assurance
9 6 (4.76%) Security Architecture
9 6 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.73%) SQL
2 5 (3.97%) C#
3 3 (2.38%) Java
4 2 (1.59%) VBScript
5 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) C++
5 1 (0.79%) F#
5 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.79%) Python
5 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.79%) VB
5 1 (0.79%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.63%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.70%) DV Cleared
4 7 (5.56%) CEH
4 7 (5.56%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
5 6 (4.76%) CISSP
6 4 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.17%) MCSE
6 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.38%) CREST Certified
7 3 (2.38%) ISEB
7 3 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.38%) OSCP
7 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.59%) APMP
8 2 (1.59%) Degree
8 2 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) SLA
2 7 (5.56%) QA
3 6 (4.76%) RMADS
4 3 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.59%) BS25999
5 2 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.59%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.79%) Government Security Classifications
6 1 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 23 (18.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.17%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.17%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.38%) vCloud
4 3 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.38%) vSphere
5 2 (1.59%) BitLocker
5 2 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.79%) Docker
6 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (9.52%) SCCM
2 3 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.38%) OVSD
2 3 (2.38%) SCOM
3 2 (1.59%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (1.59%) vMotion
4 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.79%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.79%) Puppet
4 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 91 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.08%) Oracle
3 10 (7.94%) HP
3 10 (7.94%) VMware
4 8 (6.35%) Citrix
4 8 (6.35%) Remedy
5 6 (4.76%) Avaya
5 6 (4.76%) Cisco
6 4 (3.17%) Veeam
7 3 (2.38%) F5
7 3 (2.38%) Genesys
7 3 (2.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.59%) CA
8 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.59%) EMC
8 2 (1.59%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.59%) SAP
8 2 (1.59%) Symantec
9 1 (0.79%) Dell
9 1 (0.79%) IBM
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £100.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago