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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 42 30
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 45 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.28% 4.44% 5.00%
As % of the Applications category 72.58% 40.32% 47.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 10
Median daily rate £375 £300 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £90 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £462 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 10
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -20.31%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -
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
62 62 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.03% 11.01% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 40 32
Median daily rate £400 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £32.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +6 25 £338 +22.72% 7
Abingdon - 7 - - 3
Banbury -1 1 £273 -34.72%
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 25 (36.23%) Windows
3 20 (28.99%) Finance
4 17 (24.64%) Project Management
5 16 (23.19%) ITIL
6 15 (21.74%) MS Project
7 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
9 11 (15.94%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (15.94%) Sophos
9 11 (15.94%) Migration
9 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (15.94%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (15.94%) Degree
10 10 (14.49%) Line Management
10 10 (14.49%) Office 365
10 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
11 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
11 9 (13.04%) .NET
11 9 (13.04%) C#
11 9 (13.04%) SQL
12 8 (11.59%) DNS
12 8 (11.59%) DHCP
12 8 (11.59%) Data Migration
12 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
13 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
13 7 (10.14%) Integration Testing

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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Office
2 15 (21.74%) MS Project
3 11 (15.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.45%) Acrobat
5 1 (1.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (7.25%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.49%) Office 365
3 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.59%) DHCP
1 8 (11.59%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) Kerberos
2 4 (5.80%) LDAP
3 3 (4.35%) WAN
4 2 (2.90%) Firewall
4 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
4 2 (2.90%) LAN
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) Skype
5 1 (1.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.45%) MS Access
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Back Office
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Publishing
4 2 (2.90%) German Language
5 1 (1.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Analyst
1 11 (15.94%) Developer
2 9 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
3 7 (10.14%) Salesforce Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
3 7 (10.14%) Senior Salesforce Developer
4 6 (8.70%) Administrator
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (7.25%) Coordinator
5 5 (7.25%) Designer
5 5 (7.25%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (7.25%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Solutions Designer
7 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.35%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) .NET
2 7 (10.14%) Middleware
3 3 (4.35%) CSS
3 3 (4.35%) HTML
4 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.90%) CSS3
4 2 (2.90%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) Ajax
5 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.45%) DHTML
5 1 (1.45%) jQuery
5 1 (1.45%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.45%) LINQ
5 1 (1.45%) React
5 1 (1.45%) RESTful
5 1 (1.45%) WCF
5 1 (1.45%) WinForms
5 1 (1.45%) XML
5 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) BYOD
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.80%) PKI
4 3 (4.35%) CMDB
4 3 (4.35%) Social Media
5 2 (2.90%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.23%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (14.49%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (8.70%) Mac OS X
7 4 (5.80%) Linux
8 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Project Management
2 16 (23.19%) ITIL
3 11 (15.94%) Migration
4 10 (14.49%) Line Management
5 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Data Migration
6 7 (10.14%) High Availability
6 7 (10.14%) Integration Testing
6 7 (10.14%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.14%) Regression Testing
6 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.70%) ERP
7 6 (8.70%) Order to Cash
8 5 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
8 5 (7.25%) Service Design
9 4 (5.80%) Change Management
9 4 (5.80%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) C#
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Apex Code
2 7 (10.14%) Perl
2 7 (10.14%) Python
3 5 (7.25%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.45%) C
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) APMP
5 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCSE
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (7.25%) vSphere
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.45%) XenApp
6 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 6 (8.70%) SCCM
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (7.25%) SCOM
4 1 (1.45%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.45%) BMC Marimba
4 1 (1.45%) DameWare
4 1 (1.45%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (15.94%) Sophos
3 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 7 (10.14%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) NetApp
5 3 (4.35%) SAP
6 1 (1.45%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) Apple
6 1 (1.45%) BMC
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) Dell
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus
6 1 (1.45%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.45%) Telerik
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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