The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 33 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 20.00% 5.65% 11.43%
As % of the Applications category 71.74% 90.91% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 14
Median daily rate £340 £355 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £401 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.74 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% -
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
46 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 27.88% 6.21% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 20
Median daily rate £330 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £400 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 10 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
Erskine +23 29 £340 -6.84%
Renfrew +1 4 - -
MS Excel
Scotland

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 59 (96.72%) Microsoft
2 52 (85.25%) Windows
3 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
4 37 (60.66%) PowerShell
5 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
8 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
9 25 (40.98%) Degree
9 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
9 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (39.34%) HP
11 20 (32.79%) DNS
12 19 (31.15%) OpenStack
13 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
13 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
13 18 (29.51%) DHCP
13 18 (29.51%) MCSE
13 18 (29.51%) SQL
13 18 (29.51%) Office 365
14 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
14 17 (27.87%) Migration
14 17 (27.87%) VMware
14 17 (27.87%) Skype for Business
14 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
15 16 (26.23%) ITIL
15 16 (26.23%) Skype

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 19 (31.15%) OpenStack
2 18 (29.51%) SharePoint
3 17 (27.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (27.87%) MS Exchange
3 17 (27.87%) Skype for Business
4 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (13.11%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.92%) IIS
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Project
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (29.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.79%) DNS
2 18 (29.51%) DHCP
3 16 (26.23%) Skype
4 10 (16.39%) LAN
4 10 (16.39%) SAN
4 10 (16.39%) WAN
5 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
6 4 (6.56%) Internet
6 4 (6.56%) Intranet
6 4 (6.56%) SNMP
6 4 (6.56%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.64%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) HP UFT
1 2 (3.28%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.64%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (14.75%) Virtualisation Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (13.11%) Lync Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) Messaging Specialist
3 8 (13.11%) Office 365 Specialist
4 6 (9.84%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Mobility Specialist
5 3 (4.92%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Management Specialist
6 2 (3.28%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Server Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) .NET
1 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (29.51%) Computer Science
2 14 (22.95%) Data Centre
3 10 (16.39%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.28%) Clustering
7 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.64%) Economics
7 1 (1.64%) EPoS
7 1 (1.64%) PKI
7 1 (1.64%) Replication
7 1 (1.64%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 52 (85.25%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (54.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (50.82%) Windows Server
5 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) Android
6 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.64%) AIX
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Migration
2 16 (26.23%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Load Balancing
3 10 (16.39%) Matrix Organization
3 10 (16.39%) Network Design
3 10 (16.39%) Office Automation
3 10 (16.39%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) Change Control
4 4 (6.56%) Project Management
4 4 (6.56%) Server Building
4 4 (6.56%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
4 4 (6.56%) Validation
5 3 (4.92%) Application Packaging
5 3 (4.92%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Defect Management
5 3 (4.92%) Test Management
6 2 (3.28%) Functional Testing
6 2 (3.28%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (60.66%) PowerShell
2 18 (29.51%) SQL
3 3 (4.92%) C
3 3 (4.92%) VBScript
4 2 (3.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (49.18%) Security Cleared
2 25 (40.98%) Degree
2 25 (40.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (40.98%) SC Cleared
3 18 (29.51%) MCSE
4 11 (18.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.20%) MCSA
6 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.28%) MCTS
7 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.64%) MCITP
7 1 (1.64%) MCP
System Software
1 38 (62.30%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (18.03%) vSphere
4 3 (4.92%) XenApp
5 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) PowerCLI
2 11 (18.03%) vRealize
3 5 (8.20%) SCCM
4 4 (6.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (6.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (4.92%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.64%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.64%) Netcool
7 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 59 (96.72%) Microsoft
2 24 (39.34%) HP
3 17 (27.87%) VMware
4 8 (13.11%) IronPort
5 4 (6.56%) Altiris
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.64%) AppSense
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec
7 1 (1.64%) ThinPrint
7 1 (1.64%) Veritas
7 1 (1.64%) Xerox