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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 45 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 7.29% 5.43% 9.54%
As % of the Applications category 54.22% 57.53% 62.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 16
Average daily rate £338 £310 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.87% +4.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £100 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £395 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.05 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.60% -15.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
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
83 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.45% 9.44% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 32
Average daily rate £273 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £94 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £450 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £24.86 £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.41% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel.

1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.78%) MS Office
3 24 (32.43%) SQL
3 24 (32.43%) Finance
4 15 (20.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (18.92%) MS Access
6 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (16.22%) MicroStrategy
6 12 (16.22%) Project Management
7 11 (14.86%) Windows
7 11 (14.86%) Data Analysis
8 10 (13.51%) Banking
8 10 (13.51%) Degree
8 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
9 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (12.16%) QA
9 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
10 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.81%) Star Schema
11 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
11 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
11 7 (9.46%) MS Project
11 7 (9.46%) VBA
11 7 (9.46%) .NET
11 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (9.46%) Investment Banking

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing MS Excel also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.35%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.35%) TWiki
Applications
1 25 (33.78%) MS Office
2 15 (20.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.46%) MS Project
3 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Primavera
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
1 1 (1.35%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Broadband
2 2 (2.70%) 3G
2 2 (2.70%) ADSL
2 2 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (1.35%) DHCP
3 1 (1.35%) DNS
3 1 (1.35%) Intranet
3 1 (1.35%) SAN
3 1 (1.35%) SNMP
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) MS Access
2 9 (12.16%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 8 (10.81%) Star Schema
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.05%) Data Mining
5 3 (4.05%) GIS
5 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.35%) WinRunner
General
1 24 (32.43%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.41%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Law
6 2 (2.70%) Front Office
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
7 1 (1.35%) Back Office
7 1 (1.35%) Marketing
7 1 (1.35%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (45.95%) Analyst
2 6 (8.11%) Developer
3 5 (6.76%) Architect
3 5 (6.76%) Information Analyst
3 5 (6.76%) Project Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.41%) Communications Analyst
4 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
4 4 (5.41%) Data Architect
4 4 (5.41%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (5.41%) Service Analyst
4 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (4.05%) Consultant
5 3 (4.05%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (4.05%) IT Engineer
5 3 (4.05%) IT Support
5 3 (4.05%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Clustering
3 2 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.35%) Derivative
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.35%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 6 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Unix
3 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
6 1 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) Project Management
2 11 (14.86%) Data Analysis
3 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.46%) Analytics
4 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.11%) Data Stewardship
5 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (8.11%) Quality Management
6 5 (6.76%) CRM
6 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
6 5 (6.76%) Process Improvement
6 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.41%) ArchiMate
7 4 (5.41%) Change Management
7 4 (5.41%) Data Architecture
7 4 (5.41%) ITIL
7 4 (5.41%) Service Management
7 4 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.43%) SQL
2 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
3 7 (9.46%) VBA
4 4 (5.41%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) VBScript
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Degree
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) ISEB
4 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.41%) MCITP
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (4.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (4.05%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) CISA
6 2 (2.70%) CISM
6 2 (2.70%) CRISC
6 2 (2.70%) MCP
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.35%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.70%) COBIT
3 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Firmware
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.35%) Netcool
2 1 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 37 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.22%) MicroStrategy
3 6 (8.11%) HP
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (2.70%) iManage
6 2 (2.70%) Intel Security
6 2 (2.70%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.70%) Twitter
6 2 (2.70%) Veritas
6 2 (2.70%) VMware
7 1 (1.35%) Adobe
7 1 (1.35%) Apple
7 1 (1.35%) Brocade
7 1 (1.35%) EMC
7 1 (1.35%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Mapinfo
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