The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 34 22 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.27% 4.82% 2.75%
As % of the Applications category 44.23% 47.50% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 9
Median daily rate £325 £275 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £130 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £369 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.75 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
52 80 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.65% 10.15% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 51 19
Median daily rate £160 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.19%) MS Office
3 12 (22.64%) Windows
4 10 (18.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
5 9 (16.98%) Finance
6 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
6 8 (15.09%) C#
6 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (13.21%) SQL
7 7 (13.21%) .NET
7 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
8 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
8 6 (11.32%) VMware
8 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
8 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
8 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
9 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.43%) VB
9 5 (9.43%) CRM
10 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
10 4 (7.55%) Citrix
10 4 (7.55%) Symantec
10 4 (7.55%) VBA
10 4 (7.55%) HTML
10 4 (7.55%) ITIL
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Legal

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (7.55%) Confluence
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.89%) SAS
4 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (30.19%) MS Office
2 10 (18.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (16.98%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.66%) MS Project
4 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) IaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DHCP
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 2 (3.77%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) LDAP
3 1 (1.89%) Broadband
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (3.77%) MS Access
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
3 1 (1.89%) Power BI
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) JIRA
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Selenium
4 1 (1.89%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Billing
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.89%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Developer
2 6 (11.32%) Support Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (9.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) IT Analyst
3 5 (9.43%) IT Support
4 4 (7.55%) Coordinator
4 4 (7.55%) Customer Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Customer Support Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Excel Specialist
5 3 (5.66%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.66%) Test Manager
5 3 (5.66%) VBA Specialist
6 2 (3.77%) Data Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 2 (3.77%) REST
5 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.89%) jQuery
5 1 (1.89%) JSP
5 1 (1.89%) MDX
5 1 (1.89%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.89%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (1.89%) Web Services
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.77%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.77%) User Experience
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.89%) Derivative
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.55%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 10
6 2 (3.77%) AIX
6 2 (3.77%) Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.89%) Unix
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (9.43%) CRM
2 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (7.55%) ITIL
3 4 (7.55%) Migration
3 4 (7.55%) Process Improvement
3 4 (7.55%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
4 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.66%) Test Management
4 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
4 3 (5.66%) Use Case
4 3 (5.66%) Workflow
5 2 (3.77%) Data Security
5 2 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.77%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) C#
2 7 (13.21%) SQL
3 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (9.43%) VB
5 4 (7.55%) VBA
6 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.77%) Perl
7 2 (3.77%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) CGEIT
4 2 (3.77%) CISA
4 2 (3.77%) CRISC
4 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCTS
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CISM
5 1 (1.89%) CISSP
5 1 (1.89%) ISEB
5 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCITP
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.77%) QA
1 2 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) COBIT
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (3.77%) PowerCLI
1 2 (3.77%) vRealize
2 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.89%) Netcool
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 4 (7.55%) Citrix
3 4 (7.55%) Symantec
4 3 (5.66%) Dell
4 3 (5.66%) EMC
4 3 (5.66%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Twitter
6 1 (1.89%) IBM
6 1 (1.89%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.89%) Veritas
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