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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 25 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 44 62 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.64% 6.88% 6.64%
As % of the Applications category 67.69% 50.00% 51.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 25
Average daily rate £338 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £150 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £13.59 £20.69 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.32% +33.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -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
65 124 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.80% 13.76% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 42
Average daily rate £335 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £152 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 5
Average hourly rate £13.73 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.10% +61.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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 1 May 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 1 May 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 61 (68.54%) Microsoft
2 28 (31.46%) SQL
2 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
3 26 (29.21%) MS Office
4 24 (26.97%) Finance
5 20 (22.47%) Windows
5 20 (22.47%) .NET
6 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (19.10%) Active Directory
8 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
8 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
9 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
9 14 (15.73%) Degree
9 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (15.73%) HP
10 12 (13.48%) MS Access
10 12 (13.48%) MicroStrategy
11 11 (12.36%) C#
11 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
11 11 (12.36%) ISTQB
12 10 (11.24%) QA
12 10 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (11.24%) Oracle
12 10 (11.24%) HTML
12 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
12 10 (11.24%) ITIL
12 10 (11.24%) CRM
12 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (11.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 6 (6.74%) OpenStack
1 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.37%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (3.37%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (29.21%) MS Office
2 10 (11.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.62%) MS Project
4 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Primavera
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) SAN
2 3 (3.37%) DHCP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) Skype
3 2 (2.25%) 3G
3 2 (2.25%) ADSL
3 2 (2.25%) Broadband
3 2 (2.25%) Network Security
3 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.25%) VPN
4 1 (1.12%) Intranet
4 1 (1.12%) SNMP
4 1 (1.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) MS Access
2 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.99%) Star Schema
5 7 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.12%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.12%) GIS
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) HP UFT
2 3 (3.37%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.25%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.25%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.37%) Front Office
4 3 (3.37%) Law
4 3 (3.37%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Back Office
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (34.83%) Analyst
2 9 (10.11%) Architect
3 8 (8.99%) Test Analyst
4 7 (7.87%) Developer
5 5 (5.62%) Information Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Data Architect
6 4 (4.49%) Desktop Support
6 4 (4.49%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.49%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.49%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.37%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.37%) Administrator
7 3 (3.37%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (3.37%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.47%) .NET
2 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
3 10 (11.24%) HTML
4 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
6 3 (3.37%) JSP
7 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.12%) CSS
7 1 (1.12%) jQuery
7 1 (1.12%) Middleware
7 1 (1.12%) XML
7 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.37%) Clustering
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.25%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.12%) Derivative
5 1 (1.12%) EPoS
5 1 (1.12%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.12%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.47%) Windows
2 9 (10.11%) Windows 7
2 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (8.99%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.87%) Linux
4 7 (7.87%) Unix
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.25%) AIX
8 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.85%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (11.24%) CRM
2 10 (11.24%) ITIL
3 9 (10.11%) Data Analysis
4 8 (8.99%) Change Management
4 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (7.87%) Analytics
5 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 6 (6.74%) Data Stewardship
6 6 (6.74%) Quality Management
6 6 (6.74%) Security Testing
6 6 (6.74%) Service Management
6 6 (6.74%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.62%) MVC
7 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.62%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.49%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.46%) SQL
2 15 (16.85%) PowerShell
3 14 (15.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.36%) C#
5 10 (11.24%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.87%) VBA
7 5 (5.62%) Java
7 5 (5.62%) VB
7 5 (5.62%) VBScript
8 2 (2.25%) PHP
8 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.12%) C
9 1 (1.12%) Jython
9 1 (1.12%) Python
9 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.12%) VB6
Qualifications
1 28 (31.46%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (15.73%) Degree
3 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
4 11 (12.36%) ISTQB
5 10 (11.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (8.99%) MCITP
7 8 (8.99%) MCSE
8 7 (7.87%) ISEB
8 7 (7.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (5.62%) MCSA
10 4 (4.49%) BC Cleared
10 4 (4.49%) CCNA
10 4 (4.49%) DV Cleared
11 3 (3.37%) MCP
12 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (2.25%) MCTS
12 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 2 (2.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.12%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.25%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (3.37%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
2 2 (2.25%) Netcool
3 1 (1.12%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.12%) Puppet
3 1 (1.12%) RSA Archer
3 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (68.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.73%) HP
3 12 (13.48%) MicroStrategy
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle
5 8 (8.99%) VMware
6 6 (6.74%) Cisco
7 5 (5.62%) Citrix
8 3 (3.37%) Intel Security
8 3 (3.37%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.25%) iManage
9 2 (2.25%) Twitter
9 2 (2.25%) Veritas
10 1 (1.12%) Adobe
10 1 (1.12%) Apple
10 1 (1.12%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.12%) CA
10 1 (1.12%) Cognos
10 1 (1.12%) Dell
10 1 (1.12%) Hyperion
10 1 (1.12%) Reuters
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