The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 39 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 24 37 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.62% 5.69% 7.04%
As % of the Applications category 39.34% 46.84% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 22
Median daily rate £365 £330 £253
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +30.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £171 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £416 £421
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.19 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.94% -19.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
MS Excel
South West

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

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
61 79 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.20% 12.15% 18.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 52 88
Median daily rate £350 £350 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £174 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £467 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.03 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.86% -30.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Swindon -20 8 £413 +26.92% 9
Salisbury -2 3 £208 -40.71% 1
Trowbridge -2 3 - - 1
Corsham -4 1 £500 +426.31%
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
3 22 (38.60%) Finance
4 17 (29.82%) Windows
5 16 (28.07%) Project Management
6 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
7 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
8 11 (19.30%) MS Office
8 11 (19.30%) VMware
9 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
9 10 (17.54%) SharePoint
9 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
10 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
11 8 (14.04%) SQL
11 8 (14.04%) SCCM
11 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (12.28%) MS Project
13 6 (10.53%) MySQL
13 6 (10.53%) APMP
13 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
14 5 (8.77%) ZABBIX
14 5 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (8.77%) Java
14 5 (8.77%) XML
14 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
14 5 (8.77%) SOA
14 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.02%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) Moodle
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Office
2 8 (14.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (12.28%) MS Project
4 3 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) BASE24
1 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 2 (3.51%) VLAN
4 1 (1.75%) ATM
4 1 (1.75%) DHCP
4 1 (1.75%) DNS
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.75%) Internet
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) LDAP
4 1 (1.75%) Multicast
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
4 1 (1.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.75%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) MS Access
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.75%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Analyst
1 10 (17.54%) Architect
2 8 (14.04%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.04%) Project Planner
3 5 (8.77%) Developer
3 5 (8.77%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (8.77%) Technical Architect
4 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Field Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Field Hardware Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.26%) PMO Manager
5 3 (5.26%) PMO Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) XML
2 4 (7.02%) RESTful
2 4 (7.02%) Spring
3 2 (3.51%) Web Services
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) J2EE
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) WSDL
4 1 (1.75%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Biology
3 1 (1.75%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) NHS
3 1 (1.75%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.75%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 10 (17.54%) Windows Server
3 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Unix
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Project Management
2 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
3 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.77%) SOA
4 4 (7.02%) Change Management
4 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (7.02%) Multithreading
4 4 (7.02%) MVC
4 4 (7.02%) OO
4 4 (7.02%) OOD
4 4 (7.02%) Open Source
5 3 (5.26%) ITIL
5 3 (5.26%) Migration
5 3 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 3 (5.26%) Release Management
5 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) Java
3 4 (7.02%) C
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) APMP
4 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) ISEB
6 2 (3.51%) PMP
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CCNA
7 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.75%) MCSA
7 1 (1.75%) MCSD
7 1 (1.75%) MCSE
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.75%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) GMP
2 1 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) vSphere
4 2 (3.51%) Xen
5 1 (1.75%) Docker
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (14.04%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) ZABBIX
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.75%) Control-M
4 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.75%) Hyperic
4 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) Citrix
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) IBM
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) Apple
5 1 (1.75%) BMC
5 1 (1.75%) Cisco
5 1 (1.75%) Dell
5 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
5 1 (1.75%) ServiceNow
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