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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 33 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 13.69% 10.81% 15.17%
As % of the Applications category 73.33% 66.67% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 16
Median daily rate £309 £325 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £432 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
MS Excel
Renfrewshire

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
45 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 18.67% 16.22% 26.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 31
Median daily rate £295 £265 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -13.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £360 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 Erskine region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 75 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 71 (84.52%) Windows
3 59 (70.24%) Active Directory
3 59 (70.24%) PowerShell
4 53 (63.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 51 (60.71%) HP
5 51 (60.71%) Security Cleared
6 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
7 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (46.43%) SC Cleared
9 36 (42.86%) OpenStack
10 32 (38.10%) VMware
10 32 (38.10%) MS Exchange
11 31 (36.90%) MCSE
11 31 (36.90%) SharePoint
12 30 (35.71%) SQL
12 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
12 30 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 29 (34.52%) Degree
14 28 (33.33%) Computer Science
15 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (32.14%) Office 365
16 26 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (29.76%) Skype for Business
17 25 (29.76%) DNS
17 25 (29.76%) Migration
18 24 (28.57%) Load Balancing
18 24 (28.57%) DHCP
18 24 (28.57%) Skype

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 36 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 32 (38.10%) MS Exchange
3 31 (36.90%) SharePoint
4 30 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (30.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 25 (29.76%) Skype for Business
7 21 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 16 (19.05%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (5.95%) IIS
10 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (1.19%) Apache
12 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
12 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) MS Office
1 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.76%) DNS
2 24 (28.57%) DHCP
2 24 (28.57%) Skype
3 17 (20.24%) SAN
4 11 (13.10%) SNMP
4 11 (13.10%) SSL
4 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.95%) SMTP
6 4 (4.76%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.57%) Internet
7 3 (3.57%) Intranet
8 2 (2.38%) Firewall
8 2 (2.38%) LAN
8 2 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.38%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.38%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.19%) MSI
2 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.95%) Billing
1 5 (5.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (9.52%) Lync Specialist
1 8 (9.52%) Messaging Specialist
1 8 (9.52%) Office 365 Specialist
1 8 (9.52%) Wintel Engineer
2 6 (7.14%) Administrator
3 5 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (4.76%) Consultant
4 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Specialist
4 4 (4.76%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 4 (4.76%) Wintel Specialist
5 3 (3.57%) Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) Engineering Specialist
5 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (3.57%) Logistics Specialist
5 3 (3.57%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (3.57%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (3.57%) Mobility Specialist
5 3 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (3.57%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (2.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.19%) CSS
3 1 (1.19%) jQuery
3 1 (1.19%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) XML
3 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 13 (15.48%) Clustering
3 6 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) PKI
5 4 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Economics
7 1 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.19%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 71 (84.52%) Windows
2 49 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.76%) Linux
6 3 (3.57%) Android
6 3 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.57%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.76%) Migration
2 24 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 21 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
5 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 7 (8.33%) High Availability
7 6 (7.14%) Conflict Management
7 6 (7.14%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.95%) Application Packaging
8 5 (5.95%) Logistics
9 4 (4.76%) Validation
10 3 (3.57%) Change Control
10 3 (3.57%) Server Building
10 3 (3.57%) Test Management
10 3 (3.57%) Workflow
11 2 (2.38%) Defect Management
11 2 (2.38%) People Management
11 2 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (70.24%) PowerShell
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 13 (15.48%) VBScript
4 6 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.38%) C
5 2 (2.38%) VBA
6 1 (1.19%) C#
6 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 53 (63.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (60.71%) Security Cleared
3 39 (46.43%) SC Cleared
4 31 (36.90%) MCSE
5 29 (34.52%) Degree
6 18 (21.43%) MCSA
7 7 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.19%) MCITP
9 1 (1.19%) MCP
9 1 (1.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (70.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.52%) Terminal Services
4 8 (9.52%) XenApp
5 5 (5.95%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (5.95%) vSphere
6 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (20.24%) PowerCLI
2 16 (19.05%) SCCM
3 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
3 12 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (13.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (5.95%) CA Spectrum
5 5 (5.95%) Failover Clustering
5 5 (5.95%) SCOM
5 5 (5.95%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.95%) WSUS
6 4 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (3.57%) AirWatch
8 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.19%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.19%) OpenView
9 1 (1.19%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 75 (89.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (60.71%) HP
3 32 (38.10%) VMware
4 20 (23.81%) Citrix
5 14 (16.67%) IronPort
6 11 (13.10%) Altiris
7 6 (7.14%) AppSense
8 5 (5.95%) arcserve
8 5 (5.95%) CA
8 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.95%) Symantec
9 4 (4.76%) 3PAR
9 4 (4.76%) Brocade
9 4 (4.76%) Lumension
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle
11 2 (2.38%) SAP
12 1 (1.19%) Lotus
12 1 (1.19%) Nintex
12 1 (1.19%) ThinPrint
12 1 (1.19%) Xerox
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago