The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 16 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.10% 7.97% 3.56%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 51.67% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 25 10
Median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £325 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £22.00 £11.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -19.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 60 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.76% 15.42% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 53
Median daily rate £350 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £330 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Median hourly rate £22.00 £12.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.00% -44.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (45.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
4 12 (32.43%) Finance
4 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (32.43%) MS Office
5 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.92%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) MS Project
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (16.22%) Retail
6 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
6 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (16.22%) .NET
6 6 (16.22%) C#
6 6 (16.22%) Windows
7 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
8 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
8 4 (10.81%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
8 4 (10.81%) SAP
8 4 (10.81%) ITIL
8 4 (10.81%) HTML
8 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.81%) Change Management
8 4 (10.81%) Apple
9 3 (8.11%) PowerPivot
9 3 (8.11%) Workflow

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (32.43%) MS Office
3 7 (18.92%) MS Project
4 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
1 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Internet
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (8.11%) PowerPivot
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Junior
4 4 (10.81%) PMO Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Process Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Project Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Project Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) HTML Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) CMDB
4 1 (2.70%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) iPad
4 1 (2.70%) iPhone
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (18.92%) PRINCE2
3 5 (13.51%) PRINCE
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 4 (10.81%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.11%) Web Development
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) VBA
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Apple
2 4 (10.81%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) VMware
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.70%) Intel Security