The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
London / Croydon
Rank 37 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.90% 1.85% 7.77%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 44.44% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £105 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.73% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +13.79%

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

Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 7.17% 4.17% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 17
Median daily rate £438 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £286 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 Croydon region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) GIS
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) EPoS
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) GIS
1 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
General
1 3 (30.00%) Local Government
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) EPoS
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (10.00%) IT Governance
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (10.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) VMware