The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 16 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 5.13% 7.56% 4.69%
As % of the Applications category 42.11% 75.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 1
Median daily rate £160 £225 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +21.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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

Applications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 12.18% 10.08% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £160 £250 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) SLA
3 4 (30.77%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (15.38%) WebTrends
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (15.38%) Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Customer Segmentation
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Tealium
4 2 (15.38%) Behavioural Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) SFIA
5 1 (7.69%) UAG

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Analytics
1 2 (15.38%) Behavioural Analysis
1 2 (15.38%) Customer Segmentation
1 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
1 2 (15.38%) Logistics
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
1 2 (15.38%) Patch Management
1 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) SFIA
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) UAG
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Tealium
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) Mitel
3 1 (7.69%) OpenText