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 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 23 26 36
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 39 44 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.66% 6.39% 3.53%
As % of the Applications category 52.00% 44.90% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 13
Median daily rate £300 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £284 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +115.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.10 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +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 Wiltshire region.

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
75 98 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.89% 14.22% 13.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 60 65
Median daily rate £275 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £246 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £19.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -37.01%
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 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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +3 21 £370 -7.50% 2
Chippenham +4 8 £245 -
Salisbury +8 4 £275 -9.09% 1
Corsham - 1 £160 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 61 (81.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
3 23 (30.67%) MS Office
3 23 (30.67%) Windows
3 23 (30.67%) Finance
4 18 (24.00%) Migration
4 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
5 17 (22.67%) SQL
6 15 (20.00%) MS Project
7 14 (18.67%) C#
7 14 (18.67%) .NET
8 13 (17.33%) Windows Server
9 12 (16.00%) ITIL
9 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
10 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
10 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
11 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
11 10 (13.33%) CRM
11 10 (13.33%) Project Management
12 9 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (12.00%) Retail
13 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
13 8 (10.67%) High Availability
13 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
13 8 (10.67%) T-SQL

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 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
6 2 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.33%) CMS
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 23 (30.67%) MS Office
3 15 (20.00%) MS Project
4 5 (6.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Pegasus Opera
2 1 (1.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.67%) LAN
2 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.67%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) DNS
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.33%) Skype
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (8.00%) MS Access
3 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.00%) MySQL
5 3 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (4.00%) PowerPivot
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.33%) MSI
General
1 23 (30.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.00%) Retail
3 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (5.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.00%) Billing
6 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.33%) Banking
7 1 (1.33%) Electronics
7 1 (1.33%) Marketing
7 1 (1.33%) Military
7 1 (1.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (28.00%) Analyst
2 11 (14.67%) Developer
3 7 (9.33%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.00%) DBA
4 6 (8.00%) PMO Support Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Project Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 5 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (6.67%) Administrator
5 5 (6.67%) Junior
5 5 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Database Developer
6 4 (5.33%) Process Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.67%) .NET
2 4 (5.33%) HTML
3 2 (2.67%) Spring
4 1 (1.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (8.00%) Smart Meter
3 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (4.00%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.67%) Biology
6 2 (2.67%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.67%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) CMDB
7 1 (1.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.33%) iPhone
7 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 13 (17.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.33%) Android
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) Migration
2 12 (16.00%) ITIL
2 12 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (13.33%) CRM
3 10 (13.33%) Data Migration
3 10 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (13.33%) Project Management
4 8 (10.67%) High Availability
5 7 (9.33%) ETL
6 6 (8.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 6 (8.00%) Resource Allocation
7 5 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (6.67%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 5 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (6.67%) PRINCE
7 5 (6.67%) Workflow
8 4 (5.33%) SAP Implementation
8 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) SQL
2 14 (18.67%) C#
3 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.67%) PHP
5 4 (5.33%) VB
6 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.67%) VBA
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Security Cleared
2 18 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.33%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) APMP
4 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.33%) CCNA
5 1 (1.33%) CCNP
5 1 (1.33%) CIPD
5 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.33%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 4 (5.33%) GxP
3 1 (1.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 61 (81.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.00%) Apple
2 6 (8.00%) SAP
2 6 (8.00%) VMware
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco
3 2 (2.67%) Citrix
3 2 (2.67%) Intel Security
3 2 (2.67%) Juniper
4 1 (1.33%) Aruba
4 1 (1.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Forcepoint
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle
4 1 (1.33%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.33%) QAD
4 1 (1.33%) SolarWinds