The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.44% 5.63% 8.20%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 61.54% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 15
Median daily rate £220 £368 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.17% -19.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £255 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £495 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 Middlesex region.

Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.33% 9.15% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 22
Median daily rate £308 £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% -22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) e-Learning
4 2 (25.00%) Maximo
4 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (25.00%) GIS
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Documentum
4 2 (25.00%) EAM
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) Documentum
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maximo
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) System Design Authority
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) EAM
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat