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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.62% 16.23% 11.76%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 75.76% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 12
Median daily rate £173 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £270 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £512 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £15.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
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
8 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 8.99% 21.43% 20.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 19
Median daily rate £170 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £258 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £514 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Median hourly rate £21.25 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
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 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 June 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 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (26.32%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
5 4 (21.05%) Line Management
5 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
6 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
6 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 2 (10.53%) SCCM
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Ruby
7 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Intranet
7 2 (10.53%) ZENworks

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 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.26%) SmartFocus
1 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) SMTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
2 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Administrator
2 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
2 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Technician
2 2 (10.53%) Support Technician
3 1 (5.26%) Email Executive
3 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing Executive
3 1 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) SAP Financial Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO
3 1 (5.26%) Senior PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Programme Office Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Administrator
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) Virtual Team
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Economics
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Psychology
3 1 (5.26%) Statistics
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) CentOS
3 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Coaching
3 4 (21.05%) Line Management
3 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
4 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Analytics
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) A+ Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PMP
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCITP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) COBIT
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) ZENworks
2 1 (5.26%) BladeLogic
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.26%) BT
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Huawei
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia
4 1 (5.26%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Siemens