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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.25% 8.63% 9.38%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% 40.48% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Median daily rate £413 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +47.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £513 £339
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.43 £12.45 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% -0.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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
21 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.22% 21.32% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 17
Median daily rate £350 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £221 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £475 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 4
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.86 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.50 £165.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 6 May 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 6 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
5 3 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Big Data
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) SCCM
6 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (12.50%) COBIT
6 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

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 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (6.25%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) FTP
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (18.75%) Data Mining
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Programme Office Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Programme Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Programme Office Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Data Integrity Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Economics
3 1 (6.25%) Kinect
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Psychology
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Coaching
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) R
3 1 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) A+ Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CISSP
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCITP
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) MCSE
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.25%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) ZENworks
2 1 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Apple
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.25%) Huawei
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
3 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens