The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 30 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
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.00% 2.00% 5.36%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 40.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £330 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £406 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.93 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.54% +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 Brighton with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 10 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 5.33% 5.00% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 18
Median daily rate £330 £275 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -31.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £420 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
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 Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton 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 Brighton

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Brighton

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Brighton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Brighton

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Android
3 3 (30.00%) Android Development
3 3 (30.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) Power BI
3 1 (10.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Commercial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Android Development
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (10.00%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) DoubleClick
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau