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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank 6 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 32.00% 8.33% 9.52%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 100.00% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Median daily rate £340 £402 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% -10.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £295 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £446 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
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 Erskine region.

Applications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 40.00% 8.33% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 11
Median daily rate £281 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.87% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £441 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 21 January 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 21 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 Erskine region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
2 42 (89.36%) Windows
3 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
4 30 (63.83%) PowerShell
5 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (59.57%) Windows Server
7 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
8 23 (48.94%) SC Cleared
9 22 (46.81%) Degree
10 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (40.43%) HP
11 19 (40.43%) OpenStack
12 18 (38.30%) Computer Science
12 18 (38.30%) Office 365
12 18 (38.30%) MCSE
13 17 (36.17%) SharePoint
13 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (36.17%) Migration
13 17 (36.17%) Skype for Business
14 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
14 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2013
14 16 (34.04%) Skype
14 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
15 14 (29.79%) DNS
16 13 (27.66%) DHCP
17 12 (25.53%) ITIL
17 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
18 11 (23.40%) SQL

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 (40.43%) OpenStack
2 17 (36.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (36.17%) Skype for Business
3 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (34.04%) MS Exchange
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (17.02%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (6.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Skype
2 14 (29.79%) DNS
3 13 (27.66%) DHCP
4 9 (19.15%) VSAN
5 8 (17.02%) LAN
5 8 (17.02%) SAN
5 8 (17.02%) WAN
6 4 (8.51%) Internet
6 4 (8.51%) Intranet
7 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.13%) SNMP
8 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) Relational Database
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (17.02%) Architect
1 8 (17.02%) Lync Specialist
1 8 (17.02%) Messaging Specialist
1 8 (17.02%) Office 365 Specialist
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (14.89%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (14.89%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 6 (12.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Mobility Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Management Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Consultant
6 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.13%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
1 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Computer Science
2 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
3 8 (17.02%) Private Cloud
4 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (4.26%) Clustering
7 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 42 (89.36%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server
3 28 (59.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.38%) Android
5 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.38%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) AIX
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Migration
2 16 (34.04%) Load Balancing
3 12 (25.53%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) Matrix Organization
4 8 (17.02%) Network Design
4 8 (17.02%) Office Automation
4 8 (17.02%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (8.51%) Server Building
6 3 (6.38%) Application Packaging
6 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Change Control
6 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Validation
8 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.13%) Defect Management
8 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (63.83%) PowerShell
2 11 (23.40%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) Security Cleared
2 23 (48.94%) SC Cleared
3 22 (46.81%) Degree
4 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (38.30%) MCSE
6 9 (19.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.26%) MCSA
8 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
8 1 (2.13%) MCITP
8 1 (2.13%) MCTS
8 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 34 (72.34%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) vSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) PowerCLI
1 9 (19.15%) vRealize
2 3 (6.38%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.13%) Netcool
4 1 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.13%) SCSM
4 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (97.87%) Microsoft
2 19 (40.43%) HP
3 11 (23.40%) VMware
4 7 (14.89%) IronPort
5 1 (2.13%) Altiris
5 1 (2.13%) AppSense
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.13%) Veritas