Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for Microsoft Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Excel over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Excel
Essex > Basildon
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 10 12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon - 9.84% 8.51%
As % of the Applications category - 50.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Basildon median daily rate - £513 £242
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +111.78% -39.50%
Essex median daily rate £350 £280 £250
% change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Basildon median hourly rate - £30.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
Essex median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +3.33% +11.11% -4.42%

Microsoft Excel is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basildon with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Basildon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basildon 3.57% 19.67% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 2
Basildon median daily rate - £300 £181
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +65.75% -54.75%
Essex median daily rate £295 £300 £250
% change year-on-year -1.67% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Basildon median hourly rate - £35.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.09% -
Essex median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.79% +15.15% -9.59%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Basildon

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basildon.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Basildon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Basildon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Basildon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Basildon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Basildon