The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.08% 12.09% 12.90%
As % of the Applications category 18.18% 78.57% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £269 £445 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.60% +27.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
West Sussex

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

Applications Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
11 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 16.92% 15.38% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 5
Median daily rate £366 £445 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.69% +22.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £379 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £537 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 3 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SOA
3 5 (62.50%) SNMP
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) NUnit
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) SCOM
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) DBS Check

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SNMP
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (62.50%) CSS
1 5 (62.50%) HTML
1 5 (62.50%) jQuery
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (62.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) SDLC
1 5 (62.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow