The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.52% 1.80% 8.75%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 22.22% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £350 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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 Stirling region.

Applications Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 1.52% 8.11% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £350 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Stirling

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Stirling region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) EMIR
2 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 1 (25.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Planning Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (25.00%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) NDS
1 1 (25.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Novell
1 1 (25.00%) Pega