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 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Middlesex
Rank 13 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.32% 5.33% 8.24%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 57.14% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 14
Median daily rate £344 £375 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% -17.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £283 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £405 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.45 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.42% +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
21 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 17.07% 9.33% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 22
Median daily rate £376 £338 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% -18.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £403 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.24 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.79%

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 19 February 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 19 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Document Management
4 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Data Management
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Analytics
5 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
5 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
1 5 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (8.33%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) GIS
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Master Data Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Process Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Transition Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) System Design Authority
3 2 (16.67%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) e-Learning
2 2 (16.67%) Learning Management System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Data Management
2 3 (25.00%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
4 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) HNC
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat