The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 2 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.48% 9.02% 17.32%
As % of the Applications category 56.52% 73.33% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 13
Median daily rate £375 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -30.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.09 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
MS Excel
Surrey

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

Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 27.38% 12.30% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 17
Median daily rate £170 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -30.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £225 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £503 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
3 7 (38.89%) Skype
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) MS Office
5 4 (22.22%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 3 (16.67%) Finance
6 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.11%) PMP
7 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) Ruby
8 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (5.56%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) 2G
2 1 (5.56%) 3G
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) FTP
2 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) LTE
2 1 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.56%) SMTP
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Lync Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) RAN Performance Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) COM
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
2 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Coaching
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (11.11%) CRM
3 2 (11.11%) Line Management
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
1 1 (5.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Apple
3 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Huawei
3 1 (5.56%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.56%) Nokia
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat