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 26 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 19 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 12 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 4.72% 9.76% 11.21%
As % of the Applications category 24.00% 80.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Median daily rate £225 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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
25 15 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.69% 12.20% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 25
Median daily rate £300 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £570 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.47 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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
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 26 February 2017, 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 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (66.67%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Huawei
5 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) 3G
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Project Management
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) SAP
6 3 (20.00%) Perl
6 3 (20.00%) 2G
6 3 (20.00%) Legal
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
6 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (20.00%) LTE
6 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Coaching

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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) 2G
1 3 (20.00%) 3G
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) LTE
1 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
2 2 (13.33%) Telnet
3 1 (6.67%) ATM
3 1 (6.67%) FTP
3 1 (6.67%) GPRS
3 1 (6.67%) GSM
3 1 (6.67%) HSPA
3 1 (6.67%) SMTP
3 1 (6.67%) VoLTE
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Metasploit
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Coaching
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (6.67%) eTOM
4 1 (6.67%) Network Design
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (13.33%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CEH
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) RHCT
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Huawei
3 3 (20.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (20.00%) Greenplum
3 3 (20.00%) Nokia Networks
3 3 (20.00%) Samsung
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Nortel
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
5 1 (6.67%) Nokia
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat