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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 31 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 18.13% 5.26% 12.90%
As % of the Applications category 70.45% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 14
Median daily rate £340 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.84% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £402 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
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
44 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 25.73% 5.26% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 5 21
Median daily rate £330 £300 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £401 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 7 December 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 7 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 Erskine region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 53 (96.36%) Microsoft
2 48 (87.27%) Windows
3 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
4 35 (63.64%) PowerShell
5 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (56.36%) Windows Server
7 29 (52.73%) Security Cleared
8 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
8 24 (43.64%) HP
8 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (40.00%) Degree
10 19 (34.55%) OpenStack
11 18 (32.73%) Office 365
11 18 (32.73%) Computer Science
11 18 (32.73%) MCSE
11 18 (32.73%) SharePoint
11 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (30.91%) Migration
12 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
12 17 (30.91%) DNS
12 17 (30.91%) Skype for Business
12 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
13 16 (29.09%) Skype
13 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
13 16 (29.09%) Load Balancing
13 16 (29.09%) DHCP
13 16 (29.09%) SQL
14 15 (27.27%) VMware
15 14 (25.45%) ITIL

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 (34.55%) OpenStack
2 18 (32.73%) SharePoint
3 17 (30.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (30.91%) MS Exchange
3 17 (30.91%) Skype for Business
4 16 (29.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (14.55%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (5.45%) IIS
7 2 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
1 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 18 (32.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (30.91%) DNS
2 16 (29.09%) DHCP
2 16 (29.09%) Skype
3 10 (18.18%) SAN
4 8 (14.55%) LAN
4 8 (14.55%) WAN
5 5 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 4 (7.27%) Internet
6 4 (7.27%) Intranet
6 4 (7.27%) SNMP
6 4 (7.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.64%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (14.55%) Architect
1 8 (14.55%) Lync Specialist
1 8 (14.55%) Messaging Specialist
1 8 (14.55%) Office 365 Specialist
2 7 (12.73%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (12.73%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Mobility Specialist
4 3 (5.45%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (5.45%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 2 (3.64%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Server Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) Test Analyst
5 2 (3.64%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.73%) Computer Science
2 12 (21.82%) Data Centre
3 8 (14.55%) Private Cloud
4 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.64%) Clustering
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.82%) Economics
7 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 32 (58.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (56.36%) Windows Server
3 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (32.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Android
5 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.82%) AIX
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Migration
2 16 (29.09%) Load Balancing
3 14 (25.45%) ITIL
4 8 (14.55%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (14.55%) Network Design
4 8 (14.55%) Office Automation
4 8 (14.55%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (7.27%) Change Control
5 4 (7.27%) Server Building
5 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.27%) Validation
6 3 (5.45%) Application Packaging
6 3 (5.45%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.45%) Defect Management
6 3 (5.45%) Project Management
6 3 (5.45%) Test Management
7 2 (3.64%) Functional Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.09%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) C
3 3 (5.45%) VBScript
4 2 (3.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Security Cleared
2 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (43.64%) SC Cleared
3 22 (40.00%) Degree
4 18 (32.73%) MCSE
5 9 (16.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (9.09%) MCSA
7 2 (3.64%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.82%) MCITP
8 1 (1.82%) MCTS
System Software
1 37 (67.27%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) vSphere
4 3 (5.45%) XenApp
5 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (21.82%) PowerCLI
2 9 (16.36%) vRealize
3 5 (9.09%) SCCM
4 4 (7.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (7.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.45%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.82%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.82%) Netcool
7 1 (1.82%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.82%) SCSM
Vendors
1 53 (96.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) HP
3 15 (27.27%) VMware
4 8 (14.55%) IronPort
5 4 (7.27%) Altiris
5 4 (7.27%) Citrix
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
7 1 (1.82%) AppSense
7 1 (1.82%) F5
7 1 (1.82%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.82%) Symantec
7 1 (1.82%) ThinPrint
7 1 (1.82%) Veritas
7 1 (1.82%) Xerox