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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.33% 15.04% 17.05%
As % of the Applications category 70.59% 80.00% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 15
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%
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
17 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 18.89% 18.80% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 21
Median daily rate £173 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.48% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £133 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £510 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) MS Office
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
4 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (20.83%) Skype
5 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
5 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) SAP
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) Line Management
7 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (8.33%) Big Data
8 2 (8.33%) Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (8.33%) Problem Management

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 5 (20.83%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
1 1 (4.17%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Skype
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (4.17%) 2G
3 1 (4.17%) 3G
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) FTP
3 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
3 1 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
1 2 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Lync Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Support Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
4 2 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Statistics
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Economics
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Psychology
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) CentOS
4 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Coaching
3 3 (12.50%) Line Management
3 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (8.33%) Analytics
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) VB
3 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (8.33%) PMP
2 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) MCITP
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) XenApp
3 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) ZENworks
2 1 (4.17%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Ericsson
3 2 (8.33%) Huawei
3 2 (8.33%) Nokia
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (4.17%) BT
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) Mapinfo
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.17%) Siemens