The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 7 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 34.04% 9.16% 12.15%
As % of the Applications category 88.89% 100.00% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 7
Median daily rate £330 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £293 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £446 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 Erskine region.

Applications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 38.30% 9.16% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 10
Median daily rate £323 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £293 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £446 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £18.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 20 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 Erskine region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 58 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 54 (90.00%) Windows
3 39 (65.00%) PowerShell
4 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (61.67%) Windows Server
5 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
5 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
6 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (36.67%) Degree
9 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (31.67%) HP
10 19 (31.67%) OpenStack
11 18 (30.00%) Office 365
11 18 (30.00%) Computer Science
11 18 (30.00%) MCSE
12 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
12 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (28.33%) Migration
12 17 (28.33%) Skype for Business
13 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (26.67%) Skype
13 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
13 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
14 15 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 14 (23.33%) DNS
16 13 (21.67%) DHCP
17 12 (20.00%) ITIL
17 12 (20.00%) .NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 (31.67%) OpenStack
2 17 (28.33%) SharePoint
2 17 (28.33%) Skype for Business
3 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 12 (20.00%) IIS
5 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) Skype
2 14 (23.33%) DNS
3 13 (21.67%) DHCP
4 11 (18.33%) LAN
4 11 (18.33%) WAN
5 9 (15.00%) SAN
5 9 (15.00%) VSAN
6 4 (6.67%) Internet
6 4 (6.67%) Intranet
7 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.67%) NAS
8 1 (1.67%) SNMP
8 1 (1.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.33%) Relational Database
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Architect
2 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 10 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Automation Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Lync Specialist
4 8 (13.33%) Messaging Specialist
4 8 (13.33%) Office 365 Specialist
5 7 (11.67%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 5 (8.33%) PowerShell Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Mobility Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Management Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) VMware Specialist
8 2 (3.33%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) NetBackup Engineer
9 1 (1.67%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 15 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 11 (18.33%) Private Cloud
4 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) Clustering
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 37 (61.67%) Windows Server
2 37 (61.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (28.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.00%) Android
5 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.67%) AIX
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Migration
2 16 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.00%) ITIL
4 11 (18.33%) Network Design
4 11 (18.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 10 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
5 10 (16.67%) Office Automation
6 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (13.33%) Open Source
7 4 (6.67%) Server Building
8 3 (5.00%) Application Packaging
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) Change Control
8 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.33%) Validation
10 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 1 (1.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) C#
3 9 (15.00%) XAML
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 22 (36.67%) Degree
4 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (30.00%) MCSE
6 9 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.33%) MCSA
8 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.67%) MCITP
8 1 (1.67%) MCTS
8 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 34 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.00%) vSphere
3 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) PowerCLI
1 9 (15.00%) vRealize
2 8 (13.33%) Puppet
3 3 (5.00%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
5 1 (1.67%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.67%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.67%) Netcool
5 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.67%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.67%) SCSM
5 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 19 (31.67%) HP
3 11 (18.33%) VMware
4 7 (11.67%) IronPort
5 1 (1.67%) Altiris
5 1 (1.67%) AppSense
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) EMC
5 1 (1.67%) F5
5 1 (1.67%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.67%) Veritas