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 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 24 19 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 26 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.24% 6.73% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 54.17% 51.69% 57.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 23
Median daily rate £215 £288 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.21% -7.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £130 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £361 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £23.75 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 Glasgow region.

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 89 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.68% 13.03% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 57 35
Median daily rate £200 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £124 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.71 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +140.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Finance
3 13 (23.21%) MS Office
3 13 (23.21%) Windows
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
4 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) MS Project
5 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 7 (12.50%) ITIL
6 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
7 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (10.71%) .NET
7 6 (10.71%) C#
7 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
8 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.93%) VB
8 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
8 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.93%) Data Management
8 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (7.14%) Windows 7

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 5 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) MS Office
2 8 (14.29%) MS Project
3 6 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (10.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Office 365
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) IaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) DHCP
1 3 (5.36%) DNS
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
1 3 (5.36%) LDAP
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
2 2 (3.57%) VSAN
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
3 1 (1.79%) PABX
3 1 (1.79%) Skype
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) MS Access
3 2 (3.57%) QlikView
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.79%) Power BI
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.79%) Moq
3 1 (1.79%) NUnit
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
2 3 (5.36%) Billing
3 2 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Law
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (10.71%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) IT Support
3 5 (8.93%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) IT Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.36%) Customer Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Customer Support Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Excel Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (5.36%) VBA Specialist
6 2 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 3 (5.36%) HTML
3 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.57%) CSS
3 2 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.79%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) MDX
4 1 (1.79%) Middleware
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
4 1 (1.79%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.57%) AIX
5 2 (3.57%) Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) ITIL
1 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
3 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.93%) Data Management
3 5 (8.93%) Process Improvement
4 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (7.14%) Document Management
4 4 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) Data Security
5 3 (5.36%) Migration
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.36%) Risk Management
5 3 (5.36%) Security Architecture
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Use Case
5 3 (5.36%) Workflow
6 2 (3.57%) ITSM
6 2 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) C#
3 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.93%) VB
4 4 (7.14%) SQL
4 4 (7.14%) VBA
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) Python
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) CGEIT
3 2 (3.57%) CISA
3 2 (3.57%) CRISC
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) ISEB
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.79%) CISM
4 1 (1.79%) CISSP
4 1 (1.79%) HND
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCAD
4 1 (1.79%) MCSD
4 1 (1.79%) MCTS
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) COBIT
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.57%) PowerCLI
2 2 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) SCOM
2 2 (3.57%) vRealize
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 41 (73.21%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (7.14%) Symantec
4 3 (5.36%) Citrix
4 3 (5.36%) Dell
4 3 (5.36%) EMC
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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