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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.03% 3.68% 6.12%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Median daily rate £120 £352 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.86% +0.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.80
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -8.24%
MS Excel
South East

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
14 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.18% 11.05% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 20
Median daily rate £350 £351 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £307 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

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
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 25 September 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Maximo
2 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) EAM
3 2 (40.00%) Documentum
3 2 (40.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (20.00%) Kaseya
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (40.00%) Documentum
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Document Management
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) EAM
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Contact Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (20.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Kaseya
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (20.00%) VMware