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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 33 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 37 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.21% 7.85% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 55.22% 50.00% 49.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 19
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £161 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £9.50 £47.00 £55.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.78% -15.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
67 138 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.44% 15.70% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 38
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £165 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £27.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +56.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 28 June 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 61 (78.21%) Microsoft
2 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
3 21 (26.92%) SQL
4 20 (25.64%) MS Office
5 19 (24.36%) Windows
6 18 (23.08%) .NET
7 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
9 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
9 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
9 14 (17.95%) Finance
9 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
9 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
10 13 (16.67%) HP
10 13 (16.67%) CRM
11 12 (15.38%) C#
11 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
12 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (14.10%) Degree
13 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (12.82%) ITIL
13 10 (12.82%) Migration
13 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
14 9 (11.54%) Change Management
14 9 (11.54%) Oracle
14 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
15 8 (10.26%) HTML
15 8 (10.26%) MCSE
15 8 (10.26%) SAN
15 8 (10.26%) SharePoint

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 8 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.97%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (3.85%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.56%) Confluence
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) IIS
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (25.64%) MS Office
2 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.41%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.13%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Primavera
2 1 (1.28%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.26%) Office 365
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) SAN
2 4 (5.13%) DHCP
2 4 (5.13%) DNS
3 3 (3.85%) Skype
4 2 (2.56%) Network Security
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) Intranet
5 1 (1.28%) SNMP
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) MS Access
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.28%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.28%) GIS
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.28%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.13%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (1.28%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.28%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.28%) WinRunner
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 5 (6.41%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Front Office
3 3 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Analyst
2 10 (12.82%) Architect
3 6 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 5 (6.41%) Developer
5 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.13%) Data Architect
5 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.85%) Administrator
6 3 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) IT Support
6 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 3 (3.85%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (2.56%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (2.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.08%) .NET
2 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET
3 8 (10.26%) HTML
4 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.13%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.13%) JSP
6 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.56%) XML
7 1 (1.28%) CSS
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) Middleware
7 1 (1.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Clustering
2 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.28%) EPoS
4 1 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.28%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.28%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server
2 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.13%) Linux
5 4 (5.13%) Unix
6 2 (2.56%) AIX
6 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.67%) CRM
2 11 (14.10%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (12.82%) ITIL
3 10 (12.82%) Migration
4 9 (11.54%) Change Management
5 7 (8.97%) Project Management
6 6 (7.69%) Logistics
6 6 (7.69%) MVC
6 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 5 (6.41%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.41%) Functional Testing
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.41%) Service Management
7 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
8 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.13%) ArchiMate
8 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) Data Architecture
8 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.92%) SQL
2 14 (17.95%) PowerShell
3 12 (15.38%) C#
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.69%) Java
4 6 (7.69%) VB
5 5 (6.41%) VBA
6 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 3 (3.85%) VBScript
7 2 (2.56%) PHP
8 1 (1.28%) Jython
8 1 (1.28%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (17.95%) SC Cleared
4 11 (14.10%) Degree
5 9 (11.54%) ISTQB
6 8 (10.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 8 (10.26%) MCSE
7 7 (8.97%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (7.69%) MCSA
9 5 (6.41%) MCITP
10 4 (5.13%) BC Cleared
10 4 (5.13%) CCNA
10 4 (5.13%) ISEB
10 4 (5.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.85%) MCP
11 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.28%) Basel III
System Software
1 16 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.97%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.56%) Netcool
1 2 (2.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.28%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (78.21%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) HP
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle
4 8 (10.26%) VMware
5 6 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (6.41%) Citrix
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco
7 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 3 (3.85%) Twitter
8 2 (2.56%) Intel Security
8 2 (2.56%) Veritas
9 1 (1.28%) Adobe
9 1 (1.28%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.28%) CA
9 1 (1.28%) Cognos
9 1 (1.28%) Dell
9 1 (1.28%) Fidessa
9 1 (1.28%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.28%) Perforce
9 1 (1.28%) Reuters