The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South West / Somerset
Rank 28 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.31% 3.46% 4.13%
As % of the Applications category 52.63% 25.00% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £325 £475 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +54.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £258 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £513 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £30.63 - £21.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 - £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 - £30.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +15.78%

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.19% 13.84% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 8
Median daily rate £354 £376 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.98% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £675 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 9
Median hourly rate £30.63 £38.75 £15.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.96% +144.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.13 £25.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £42.29 £33.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Bath -2 6 £325 -31.57% 2
Yeovil - 3 £338 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (23.33%) C#
4 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (16.67%) MS Office
6 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.33%) VMware
7 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 3 (10.00%) Nagios
8 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.00%) Workflow
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 3 (10.00%) VB.NET

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) ADSL
1 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (3.33%) Extranet
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
6 3 (10.00%) PowerPivot
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) MS Access
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (3.33%) Power BI
7 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (13.33%) IT Support
3 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) DBA
4 2 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Flex
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) PKI
2 1 (3.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Scrum
3 3 (10.00%) Workflow
4 2 (6.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (6.67%) Gantt Chart
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) Web Design
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) ETL
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Process Management
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds