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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 31 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 28 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.72% 5.66% 6.16%
As % of the Applications category 48.28% 49.50% 56.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 19
Median daily rate £325 £280 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £163 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £418 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £10.00 £13.75 £55.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% -75.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.75 £25.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £14.75 £86.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
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
58 101 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.78% 11.43% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 44 37
Median daily rate £320 £300 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.40 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

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 August 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 28 August 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
2 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
3 19 (25.33%) .NET
4 17 (22.67%) Windows
5 16 (21.33%) MS Office
5 16 (21.33%) C#
6 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
7 14 (18.67%) HP
7 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
8 13 (17.33%) CRM
9 12 (16.00%) SQL
9 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (14.67%) VMware
10 11 (14.67%) HTML
10 11 (14.67%) Migration
10 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
11 10 (13.33%) Finance
11 10 (13.33%) ISTQB
12 9 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 8 (10.67%) Office 365
13 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (10.67%) Oracle
13 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
14 7 (9.33%) MS Visio

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 (10.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.33%) OpenStack
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Confluence
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.67%) IIS
7 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.33%) SAS
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Office
2 9 (12.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (9.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.67%) Primavera
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) Office 365
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) SAN
2 4 (5.33%) DHCP
2 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) Skype
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
4 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.33%) SNMP
5 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.67%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.67%) MS Access
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) GIS
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) HP UFT
2 4 (5.33%) LoadRunner
3 3 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.33%) StarTeam
5 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Legal
3 2 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Analyst
2 7 (9.33%) Developer
3 6 (8.00%) Architect
3 6 (8.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) IT Support
5 4 (5.33%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Customer Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Customer Support Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (4.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.33%) .NET
2 15 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.67%) HTML
4 5 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (5.33%) Entity Framework
5 4 (5.33%) JSP
6 3 (4.00%) CSS
7 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (2.67%) REST
7 2 (2.67%) XML
8 1 (1.33%) jQuery
8 1 (1.33%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.33%) Web Services
8 1 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.33%) WPF
8 1 (1.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.67%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.67%) Windows
2 12 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (14.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.67%) Linux
7 4 (5.33%) Unix
8 3 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.67%) AIX
9 2 (2.67%) Solaris
9 2 (2.67%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.33%) CRM
2 11 (14.67%) Migration
3 7 (9.33%) ITIL
4 6 (8.00%) Change Management
4 6 (8.00%) Functional Testing
4 6 (8.00%) Logistics
4 6 (8.00%) MVC
4 6 (8.00%) Project Management
5 5 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
5 5 (6.67%) Workflow
6 4 (5.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.33%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.33%) Process Improvement
6 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.00%) Security Testing
7 3 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) C#
2 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.67%) PowerShell
4 12 (16.00%) SQL
5 7 (9.33%) VB
6 6 (8.00%) Java
7 5 (6.67%) VBA
8 4 (5.33%) VBScript
9 2 (2.67%) PHP
10 1 (1.33%) C++
10 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 31 (41.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 9 (12.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 7 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (8.00%) Degree
8 5 (6.67%) ISEB
8 5 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (6.67%) MCSA
9 4 (5.33%) BC Cleared
9 4 (5.33%) CCNA
9 4 (5.33%) MCITP
9 4 (5.33%) MCSE
10 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.67%) QA
2 1 (1.33%) Basel III
2 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.00%) vSphere
4 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.67%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.33%) Netcool
2 1 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (82.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (18.67%) HP
3 11 (14.67%) VMware
4 8 (10.67%) Oracle
5 7 (9.33%) Citrix
6 3 (4.00%) Cisco
6 3 (4.00%) EMC
7 2 (2.67%) Symantec
8 1 (1.33%) Altiris
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.33%) IronPort
8 1 (1.33%) Nintex
8 1 (1.33%) Perforce
8 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.33%) Twitter
8 1 (1.33%) Veritas
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Rate: £18 - £24 per hour
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