The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 45 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.02% 4.97% 6.87%
As % of the Applications category 57.69% 58.62% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 8
Median daily rate £400 £388 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +28.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £13.56 £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.02% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.46 £12.80 £20.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.01%
MS Excel
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.97% 8.48% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 20
Median daily rate £225 £300 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -28.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £29.25 £21.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) Windows
3 12 (48.00%) MS Office
4 10 (40.00%) ITIL
5 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (28.00%) Office 365
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (20.00%) Service Design
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (16.00%) PKI
9 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
9 4 (16.00%) SCCM
9 4 (16.00%) SCOM
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (16.00%) Email Filtering
9 4 (16.00%) BYOD
9 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
9 4 (16.00%) DHCP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (4.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Office
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) DNS
1 4 (16.00%) Kerberos
1 4 (16.00%) LDAP
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (8.00%) QlikView
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Solutions Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) BYOD
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 3 (12.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) EPoS
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
3 1 (4.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Service Design
3 4 (16.00%) Email Filtering
3 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (16.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Line Management
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Marketing Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Relationship Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (16.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
2 1 (4.00%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (4.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 21 (84.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Adobe
3 1 (4.00%) Avaya
3 1 (4.00%) BMC
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) Lotus
3 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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