The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 10 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 4.61% 4.19% 3.94%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 41.18% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 12
Median daily rate £333 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £285 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £410 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.83 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +42.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.01%
MS Excel
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 11.06% 10.18% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 22
Median daily rate £250 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £325 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £412 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) MS Office
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) C#
6 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) CSS
6 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 3 (15.00%) CSS3
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (10.00%) Android
7 2 (10.00%) SCCM
7 2 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) MS Project

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) OLAP
2 1 (5.00%) OLTP
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Administrator
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (10.00%) DBA
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) PMO Planner
2 2 (10.00%) Programme Planner
2 2 (10.00%) Project Administrator
2 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Planner
2 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Architect
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
1 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (15.00%) CSS
1 3 (15.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Android
2 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Analytics
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Database Security
3 1 (5.00%) High Availability
3 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.00%) PLM
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C#
1 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) AAT
2 1 (5.00%) CIMA
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) BMC
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Dell
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Epicor
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
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