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 24 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 20 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.62% 5.65% 3.51%
As % of the Applications category 74.07% 41.67% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 10
Median daily rate £385 £400 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £313 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.59% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +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 Swindon region.

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 48 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.58% 13.56% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 45
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £240 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £453 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -35.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (47.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (40.48%) MS Office
4 14 (33.33%) Finance
5 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
6 10 (23.81%) Retail
7 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.67%) MS Project
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Windows
8 7 (16.67%) Smart Meter
9 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 6 (14.29%) .NET
9 6 (14.29%) C#
9 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
10 5 (11.90%) CRM
10 5 (11.90%) Apple
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
10 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
11 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
11 4 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (9.52%) SLA
11 4 (9.52%) SAP
11 4 (9.52%) HTML
11 4 (9.52%) 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 10 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 17 (40.48%) MS Office
3 7 (16.67%) MS Project
4 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
1 3 (7.14%) PowerPivot
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Retail
3 6 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Analyst
2 7 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Junior
3 4 (9.52%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) PMO Support Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Process Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Project Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Project Support Analyst
3 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 3 (7.14%) HTML Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Junior .NET Web Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Server Analyst
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (4.76%) Spring
4 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.67%) Smart Meter
3 5 (11.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
5 3 (7.14%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.76%) Copywriting
7 1 (2.38%) CMDB
7 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.90%) CRM
3 5 (11.90%) ITIL
3 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.52%) Change Management
4 4 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
4 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 4 (9.52%) Workflow
5 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) Process Architecture
5 3 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) C#
2 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) CIPD
3 2 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Apple
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) Forcepoint
4 1 (2.38%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.38%) VMware