The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 22 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 44 96 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.74% 11.54% 10.62%
As % of the Applications category 55.70% 66.21% 66.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 47 51
Median daily rate £383 £315 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £135 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £9.00 £8.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £22.27 £14.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 145 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.10% 17.43% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 76 72
Median daily rate £370 £285 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.82% -12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £125 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £15.00
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 Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 56 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 48 (45.71%) MS Office
3 46 (43.81%) Project Management
4 33 (31.43%) Finance
5 29 (27.62%) Active Directory
6 25 (23.81%) ITIL
6 25 (23.81%) Windows
6 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
7 24 (22.86%) Banking
7 24 (22.86%) PRINCE2
8 23 (21.90%) SQL
9 22 (20.95%) MS Project
10 20 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
11 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
13 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (15.24%) Workflow
13 16 (15.24%) Unix
13 16 (15.24%) SMTP
14 15 (14.29%) .NET
14 15 (14.29%) VB
14 15 (14.29%) Java
15 14 (13.33%) Oracle
15 14 (13.33%) HTML
15 14 (13.33%) IIS
15 14 (13.33%) CSS
15 14 (13.33%) HP
15 14 (13.33%) jQuery
15 14 (13.33%) WebSphere

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 14 (13.33%) IIS
1 14 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.48%) Apache
2 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.81%) MS Project Server
4 4 (3.81%) SAS
5 3 (2.86%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 48 (45.71%) MS Office
2 22 (20.95%) MS Project
3 20 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (12.38%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.86%) ProjectWise
6 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.95%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) SMTP
2 13 (12.38%) LDAP
3 7 (6.67%) Internet
3 7 (6.67%) SAN
4 6 (5.71%) Firewall
4 6 (5.71%) FTP
4 6 (5.71%) VPN
5 4 (3.81%) ATM
5 4 (3.81%) iSCSI
6 3 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.86%) DNS
6 3 (2.86%) IPsec
6 3 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (2.86%) SSH
6 3 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (0.95%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.95%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.95%) MS Access
4 1 (0.95%) Power BI
4 1 (0.95%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.95%) QlikView
4 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 24 (22.86%) Banking
3 9 (8.57%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.86%) Automotive
5 3 (2.86%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
6 2 (1.90%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.95%) Advertising
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Analyst
2 18 (17.14%) Project Manager
3 16 (15.24%) Developer
4 9 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 8 (7.62%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Consultant
8 4 (3.81%) Architect
8 4 (3.81%) Project Officer
8 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Resource Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Resource Planning Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Transition Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Transition Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (14.29%) .NET
2 14 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (13.33%) CSS
2 14 (13.33%) HTML
2 14 (13.33%) HTML5
2 14 (13.33%) jQuery
2 14 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (12.38%) Laravel
3 13 (12.38%) SOAP
4 11 (10.48%) XML
5 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.81%) Middleware
6 2 (1.90%) CSS3
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.95%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.95%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.86%) CESG
4 3 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.86%) Cryptography
4 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.90%) CMDB
5 2 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.95%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.95%) DataPower
6 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.95%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.95%) Statistics
6 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (23.81%) Windows
2 16 (15.24%) Unix
3 11 (10.48%) zOS
4 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.76%) CentOS
5 5 (4.76%) Linux
5 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
5 5 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.86%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (43.81%) Project Management
2 25 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.81%) ITIL
3 24 (22.86%) PRINCE2
4 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (15.24%) Workflow
5 14 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 13 (12.38%) DevOps
6 13 (12.38%) Web Development
7 12 (11.43%) Security Operations
8 9 (8.57%) Migration
9 8 (7.62%) Logistics
10 7 (6.67%) Service Management
10 7 (6.67%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.71%) Capacity Management
11 6 (5.71%) Change Control
12 5 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
12 5 (4.76%) High Availability
12 5 (4.76%) Risk Management
12 5 (4.76%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.90%) SQL
2 15 (14.29%) Java
2 15 (14.29%) VB
3 13 (12.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (12.38%) PHP
3 13 (12.38%) PowerShell
4 12 (11.43%) C#
5 3 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (0.95%) COBOL
6 1 (0.95%) Python
6 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.19%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.76%) PMP
6 3 (2.86%) CAPM
6 3 (2.86%) CEH
6 3 (2.86%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (2.86%) CISSP
6 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.90%) ISEB
8 1 (0.95%) Degree
8 1 (0.95%) HNC
8 1 (0.95%) HND
8 1 (0.95%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (2.86%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.86%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.86%) RMADS
3 1 (0.95%) BS25999
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) ISO22301
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) NFS
4 3 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.86%) Sendmail
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (1.90%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) OVSD
2 4 (3.81%) SCCM
2 4 (3.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.95%) Nagios
3 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) HP
2 14 (13.33%) Oracle
3 13 (12.38%) IBM
4 12 (11.43%) Citrix
5 8 (7.62%) Remedy
5 8 (7.62%) VMware
6 6 (5.71%) Cisco
7 5 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 5 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (3.81%) NetApp
9 3 (2.86%) F5
9 3 (2.86%) IFS
9 3 (2.86%) IronPort
10 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.90%) SAP
11 1 (0.95%) BMC
11 1 (0.95%) Cognos
11 1 (0.95%) ILOG
11 1 (0.95%) Juniper
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