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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 54 128 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.75% 10.47% 10.26%
As % of the Applications category 50.47% 66.32% 62.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 50 61
Median daily rate £400 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £137 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.00 £8.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £21.34 £14.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
107 193 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.40% 15.79% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 83 92
Median daily rate £375 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.18 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.91% +9.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.00 £26.80
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 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 26 June 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
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 26 June 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 -14 44 £383 +19.53% 9
High Wycombe -3 3 £375 - 1
Amersham - 1 - -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 71 (54.20%) Microsoft
2 59 (45.04%) MS Office
3 51 (38.93%) Project Management
4 40 (30.53%) Finance
5 32 (24.43%) Active Directory
6 31 (23.66%) ITIL
7 28 (21.37%) Windows
8 27 (20.61%) PRINCE2
8 27 (20.61%) Banking
8 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (20.61%) Security Cleared
9 26 (19.85%) SQL
10 24 (18.32%) MS Project
10 24 (18.32%) MS PowerPoint
11 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
12 19 (14.50%) Workflow
12 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (14.50%) SC Cleared
13 18 (13.74%) .NET
14 17 (12.98%) Oracle
14 17 (12.98%) HP
15 16 (12.21%) IIS
15 16 (12.21%) Unix
15 16 (12.21%) SMTP
16 15 (11.45%) CSS
16 15 (11.45%) VB
16 15 (11.45%) C#
16 15 (11.45%) HTML
16 15 (11.45%) Java
16 15 (11.45%) JavaScript

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 16 (12.21%) IIS
2 14 (10.69%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.69%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.40%) Apache
4 7 (5.34%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.05%) MS Project Server
5 4 (3.05%) SAS
6 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 59 (45.04%) MS Office
2 24 (18.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 24 (18.32%) MS Project
3 14 (10.69%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.29%) ProjectWise
5 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.76%) Staffware
1 1 (0.76%) Traffica
1 1 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (12.21%) SMTP
2 13 (9.92%) LDAP
3 8 (6.11%) VPN
4 7 (5.34%) Internet
4 7 (5.34%) SAN
5 6 (4.58%) Firewall
5 6 (4.58%) FTP
5 6 (4.58%) iSCSI
6 4 (3.05%) ATM
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (2.29%) DNS
7 3 (2.29%) IPsec
7 3 (2.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.29%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (2.29%) SSH
7 3 (2.29%) SSL
8 2 (1.53%) LAN
8 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.76%) HTTP
9 1 (0.76%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.05%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.76%) MS Access
5 1 (0.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) Power BI
5 1 (0.76%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.76%) QlikView
5 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
2 1 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 40 (30.53%) Finance
2 27 (20.61%) Banking
3 10 (7.63%) Retail
4 8 (6.11%) Spanish Language
5 6 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.05%) Marketing
7 3 (2.29%) Automotive
7 3 (2.29%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.53%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Advertising
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (27.48%) Analyst
2 21 (16.03%) Project Manager
3 19 (14.50%) Developer
4 9 (6.87%) Service Analyst
5 8 (6.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Consultant
7 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (4.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 5 (3.82%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Architect
9 4 (3.05%) Coordinator
9 4 (3.05%) PMO Manager
9 4 (3.05%) Project Officer
9 4 (3.05%) SC Cleared Project Manager
10 3 (2.29%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Resource Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Resource Planning Analyst
10 3 (2.29%) Software Manager
10 3 (2.29%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.74%) .NET
2 15 (11.45%) AngularJS
2 15 (11.45%) CSS
2 15 (11.45%) HTML
2 15 (11.45%) HTML5
3 14 (10.69%) jQuery
3 14 (10.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 13 (9.92%) Laravel
4 13 (9.92%) SOAP
5 11 (8.40%) XML
6 5 (3.82%) .NET Framework
7 4 (3.05%) Middleware
7 4 (3.05%) Web Services
8 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (1.53%) CSS3
10 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.76%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (0.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.29%) CESG
4 3 (2.29%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.29%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.29%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.29%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.53%) CMDB
5 2 (1.53%) NHS
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) DataPower
6 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.76%) Statistics
6 1 (0.76%) Telematics
6 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Windows
2 16 (12.21%) Unix
3 11 (8.40%) zOS
4 7 (5.34%) CentOS
4 7 (5.34%) Linux
4 7 (5.34%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.05%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.29%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.29%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.93%) Project Management
2 31 (23.66%) ITIL
3 27 (20.61%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (20.61%) PRINCE2
4 19 (14.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (14.50%) Workflow
5 14 (10.69%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (9.92%) DevOps
6 13 (9.92%) Web Development
7 12 (9.16%) Security Operations
8 11 (8.40%) Service Management
9 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
10 9 (6.87%) Migration
11 8 (6.11%) ITSM
11 8 (6.11%) Logistics
11 8 (6.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (5.34%) Change Control
12 7 (5.34%) High Availability
12 7 (5.34%) System Testing
12 7 (5.34%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.85%) SQL
2 15 (11.45%) C#
2 15 (11.45%) Java
2 15 (11.45%) JavaScript
2 15 (11.45%) VB
3 13 (9.92%) PHP
3 13 (9.92%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.29%) VBA
5 1 (0.76%) C++
5 1 (0.76%) COBOL
5 1 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.76%) VBScript
5 1 (0.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 27 (20.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (14.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.58%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (4.58%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.58%) PMP
6 5 (3.82%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.05%) CAPM
8 3 (2.29%) CEH
8 3 (2.29%) CESG Certified Professional
8 3 (2.29%) CISSP
8 3 (2.29%) Degree
8 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (1.53%) CCAA
9 2 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.53%) ISEB
9 2 (1.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.11%) SLA
2 4 (3.05%) PMBOK
3 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.29%) RMADS
3 3 (2.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) BS25999
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO22301
4 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 32 (24.43%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.34%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (4.58%) NFS
4 5 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.29%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.29%) Sendmail
5 3 (2.29%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (5.34%) OVSD
2 6 (4.58%) SCOM
3 4 (3.05%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.76%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) Netcool
4 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (54.20%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.98%) HP
2 17 (12.98%) Oracle
3 14 (10.69%) Citrix
4 13 (9.92%) IBM
5 10 (7.63%) VMware
6 9 (6.87%) Cisco
6 9 (6.87%) Remedy
7 5 (3.82%) Blue Coat
7 5 (3.82%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.05%) NetApp
8 4 (3.05%) SAP
9 3 (2.29%) F5
9 3 (2.29%) IFS
9 3 (2.29%) IronPort
10 2 (1.53%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.53%) Symantec
11 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.76%) ILOG
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