Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 27 July 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 38 23
Rank change year-on-year -18 -15 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 52 88 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.04% 4.80% 6.79%
As % of the Applications category 27.96% 42.93% 59.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 58 104
Bristol median daily rate £275 £311 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.65% -17.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £128 £193 £197
90th Percentile £418 £446 £480
South West median daily rate £298 £310 £350
% change year-on-year -4.03% -11.43% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Bristol median hourly rate £12.25 £10.00 £18.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -46.87% +7.54%
10th Percentile £11.00 £8.37 £9.84
90th Percentile £42.50 £31.95 £147.76
South West median hourly rate £14.50 £24.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -40.82% -10.91% +44.74%

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 Bristol with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 186 205 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 10.88% 11.17% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 132 160
Bristol median daily rate £305 £300 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% -13.67% +8.59%
10th Percentile £123 £132 £127
90th Percentile £459 £438 £463
South West median daily rate £325 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +3.17% -10.00% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 20
Bristol median hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.51% +72.73% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.35
90th Percentile £50.25 £43.75 £51.50
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £23.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year -5.38% +40.91% +6.45%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Bristol

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Bristol

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Bristol

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Bristol

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (32.69%) Finance
4 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (23.08%) SQL
6 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
7 10 (19.23%) VBA
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (15.38%) Marketing
8 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
8 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
9 7 (13.46%) SAP
9 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
10 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
10 6 (11.54%) Electronics
10 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
10 6 (11.54%) SLA
10 6 (11.54%) Project Management
10 6 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
11 5 (9.62%) Degree
11 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.62%) Migration
12 4 (7.69%) Time Management
13 3 (5.77%) SDLC

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (11.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Primavera
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.92%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) 3G
1 2 (3.85%) 4G
2 1 (1.92%) 2G
2 1 (1.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.85%) MS Access
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) ERwin
1 1 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.92%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 17 (32.69%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Telecoms
3 8 (15.38%) Marketing
4 6 (11.54%) Electronics
4 6 (11.54%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.77%) Banking
5 3 (5.77%) Billing
6 2 (3.85%) Law
6 2 (3.85%) Legal
7 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.92%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Coordinator
3 7 (13.46%) Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) Project Coordinator
4 6 (11.54%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Data Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Project Controller
7 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) VBA Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Finance Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Logistics Controller
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
1 1 (1.92%) ActiveX
1 1 (1.92%) ADO
1 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 7 (13.46%) Programme Management
3 6 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (11.54%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.62%) Migration
4 5 (9.62%) Project Planning
4 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
5 4 (7.69%) Time Management
6 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.77%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
6 3 (5.77%) SDLC
6 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.85%) Practice Management
7 2 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 10 (19.23%) VBA
3 3 (5.77%) C
4 2 (3.85%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) APMP
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.85%) PMO
4 1 (1.92%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) SAP
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) BT
4 1 (1.92%) Informatica
4 1 (1.92%) Lotus
4 1 (1.92%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.92%) Remedy
4 1 (1.92%) Talend