The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 32 25 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.88% 5.68% 7.38%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 64.10% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £493 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
52 39 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.18% 8.86% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 38
Median daily rate £325 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £150 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 28
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.10%
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 Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 7 £133 -70.39% 3
Cirencester - 2 £400 -
Cheltenham 0 1 - - 5
Tewkesbury - 1 £325 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 47 (81.03%) Microsoft
2 39 (67.24%) Security Cleared
3 28 (48.28%) DV Cleared
4 25 (43.10%) Windows
5 20 (34.48%) C
6 17 (29.31%) Project Management
7 16 (27.59%) MS Office
8 15 (25.86%) Coaching
9 12 (20.69%) Primavera
9 12 (20.69%) ITIL
9 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
10 11 (18.97%) Finance
10 11 (18.97%) QA
11 10 (17.24%) CCNA
11 10 (17.24%) Cisco
11 10 (17.24%) Citrix
11 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (17.24%) LAN
11 10 (17.24%) WAN
12 9 (15.52%) MS Project
12 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
13 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
13 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
13 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
14 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
14 7 (12.07%) TOGAF
14 7 (12.07%) VPN
15 6 (10.34%) C++
15 6 (10.34%) SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.72%) Moodle
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (27.59%) MS Office
2 9 (15.52%) MS Project
3 4 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.72%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (20.69%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon S3
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) LAN
1 10 (17.24%) WAN
2 7 (12.07%) VPN
3 4 (6.90%) Internet
3 4 (6.90%) SAN
3 4 (6.90%) VoIP
4 3 (5.17%) DHCP
4 3 (5.17%) DNS
4 3 (5.17%) HTTPS
4 3 (5.17%) IP Telephony
4 3 (5.17%) SSL
4 3 (5.17%) Wireless
5 2 (3.45%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.45%) WLAN
6 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.72%) IPv4
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) MS Access
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.17%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.72%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) Maven
General
1 11 (18.97%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Programme Planner
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support
4 5 (8.62%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) C++ Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) LoadRunner Test Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) NOC Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) XML
3 2 (3.45%) REST
3 2 (3.45%) WSDL
3 2 (3.45%) XSD
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
4 1 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.17%) CMDB
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.72%) BYOD
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Derivative
4 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (43.10%) Windows
2 7 (12.07%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) Project Management
2 15 (25.86%) Coaching
3 12 (20.69%) ITIL
4 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (13.79%) ITIL V3
4 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
5 7 (12.07%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.34%) MODAF
6 6 (10.34%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.62%) Service Management
8 4 (6.90%) Change Management
8 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.90%) ITSM
8 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.90%) SOA
8 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) C
2 6 (10.34%) C++
2 6 (10.34%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.45%) Perl
4 2 (3.45%) Python
4 2 (3.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 39 (67.24%) Security Cleared
2 28 (48.28%) DV Cleared
3 10 (17.24%) CCNA
3 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) CCNP
6 3 (5.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.45%) ISEB
7 2 (3.45%) MCP
7 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.72%) Degree
8 1 (1.72%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) MCSA
8 1 (1.72%) MCSD
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
8 1 (1.72%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.62%) SLA
3 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (3.45%) COBIT
5 1 (1.72%) HL7
5 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) BitLocker
2 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (6.90%) UAG
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.90%) XenApp
2 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
4 1 (1.72%) Firmware
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (81.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.24%) Cisco
2 10 (17.24%) Citrix
3 4 (6.90%) AppSense
3 4 (6.90%) Canon
3 4 (6.90%) Sophos
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Nortel
4 3 (5.17%) Polycom
5 2 (3.45%) Apple
5 2 (3.45%) Dell
5 2 (3.45%) Forcepoint
5 2 (3.45%) Genesys
5 2 (3.45%) Meraki
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) Siemens
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) Intel Security