Period
to 20 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath 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 20 August 2017 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
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 23 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 10 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 5.15% 4.83% 2.99%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 50.00% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Bath median daily rate £286 £386 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.89% -3.44% +23.08%
Somerset median daily rate £286 £365 £363
% change year-on-year -21.58% +0.69% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bath median hourly rate - - £16.00
Somerset median hourly rate - £24.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +53.13% +77.78%

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Bath
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 24 20 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 12.37% 9.66% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 10
Bath median daily rate £425 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.26% +3.33%
10th Percentile £303 £253 £216
90th Percentile £602 £708 £458
Somerset median daily rate £325 £318 £325
% change year-on-year +2.36% -2.31% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Bath median hourly rate £15.78 £21.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.63% +65.38% +44.44%
10th Percentile £14.95 £11.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £16.60 £31.65 £16.30
Somerset median hourly rate £15.78 £25.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -36.90% +127.27% -45.00%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Bath

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Bath

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (50.00%) PMO
3 5 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
3 5 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (50.00%) VBA
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Commercial Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) PMO Planner
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Degree
1 5 (50.00%) Numerate Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft