The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 48 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 32 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.80% 7.01% 6.57%
As % of the Applications category 55.17% 62.82% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 17
Median daily rate £400 £288 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -20.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Median hourly rate £14.88 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.95% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £12.80 £22.50
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 Oxfordshire region.

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 78 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.70% 11.16% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 36
Median daily rate £375 £300 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.36 £12.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £22.50 £21.99
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 Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -21 14 £400 +1.26% 5
Abingdon +1 8 - - 6
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 24 (43.64%) Windows
3 18 (32.73%) MS Office
4 15 (27.27%) ITIL
4 15 (27.27%) Project Management
5 14 (25.45%) Finance
6 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
7 9 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (16.36%) MS Project
7 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
7 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
8 8 (14.55%) Line Management
8 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
8 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.73%) Sophos
9 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.73%) Office 365
10 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
11 5 (9.09%) DNS
11 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
11 5 (9.09%) DHCP
11 5 (9.09%) Python
11 5 (9.09%) Perl
11 5 (9.09%) C#
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) Middleware
11 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 5 (9.09%) Management Information System

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (5.45%) IBM Notes
1 3 (5.45%) MS Project Server
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MS Office
2 9 (16.36%) MS Project
3 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
4 5 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (5.45%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Office 365
2 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DHCP
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
2 4 (7.27%) Internet
2 4 (7.27%) Kerberos
2 4 (7.27%) LDAP
2 4 (7.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (3.64%) QlikView
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (25.45%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Military
4 1 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Service Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 5 (9.09%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
5 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (7.27%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) .NET
1 5 (9.09%) Middleware
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) CSS
3 1 (1.82%) CSS3
3 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) BYOD
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.27%) PKI
4 3 (5.45%) CMDB
4 3 (5.45%) Social Media
5 2 (3.64%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.82%) EPoS
6 1 (1.82%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.82%) PMI
6 1 (1.82%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.82%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Windows 7
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.27%) Mac OS X
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 2000
6 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
1 15 (27.27%) Project Management
2 8 (14.55%) Line Management
2 8 (14.55%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.09%) Coaching
4 5 (9.09%) High Availability
4 5 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 5 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 5 (9.09%) Service Design
4 5 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) CRM
5 4 (7.27%) Email Filtering
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.27%) Patch Management
5 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) Apex Code
1 5 (9.09%) C#
1 5 (9.09%) Perl
1 5 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 5 (9.09%) Python
2 4 (7.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.45%) MCP
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.82%) APMP
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CISSP
5 1 (1.82%) ISEB
5 1 (1.82%) MCSE
5 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.82%) PMP
5 1 (1.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) SCCM
1 5 (9.09%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 4 (7.27%) SCOM
3 3 (5.45%) BMC Marimba
3 3 (5.45%) DameWare
Vendors
1 40 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (12.73%) Sophos
4 3 (5.45%) Adobe
4 3 (5.45%) BMC
4 3 (5.45%) Cisco
4 3 (5.45%) Lotus
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 3 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) Dell
5 2 (3.64%) HP
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Avaya
6 1 (1.82%) Citrix
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £250 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Rate: Highly Competative + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago