The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Office Excel
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 2.27% 8.33% 6.80%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 69.23% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £125 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.53% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.85%  

MS 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 Bournemouth with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 13 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 4.55% 12.04% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 3
Median daily rate £125 £312 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.93% -1.73%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.60 £8.75 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -67.59%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth citing MS Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Entry
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) VMware