Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 43 27
Rank change year-on-year -8 -16 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 61 60 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.22% 3.84% 5.71%
As % of the Applications category 36.31% 31.25% 50.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 79
Bristol median daily rate £350 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £159 £208 £197
90th Percentile £434 £475 £475
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Bristol median hourly rate - £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +53.85% -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Bristol with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 168 192 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.87% 12.28% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 124 140
Bristol median daily rate £325 £306 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% -10.19% +0.29%
10th Percentile £151 £123 £120
90th Percentile £436 £485 £455
South West median daily rate £343 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +14.17% -14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 21
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £32.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.74% +95.45% +26.92%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.15 £12.50
90th Percentile £42.50 £51.14 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £23.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -15.45% +52.78% +20.00%

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 17 January 2018.

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) Finance
3 22 (36.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.67%) Banking
5 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (18.03%) Project Management
6 11 (18.03%) SQL
6 11 (18.03%) VBA
6 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
6 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (16.39%) MS Visio
8 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
8 9 (14.75%) PMO
9 8 (13.11%) SDLC
9 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (13.11%) Degree
10 7 (11.48%) SAP
10 7 (11.48%) Data Management
10 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.84%) MS Access
11 6 (9.84%) ITIL
11 6 (9.84%) SAS
11 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
12 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
12 5 (8.20%) Windows
12 5 (8.20%) Active Directory

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 (9.84%) SAS
2 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (16.39%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.28%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.28%) SPSS
6 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.64%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.64%) PTC Creo
6 1 (1.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (4.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.28%) Broadband
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) SMS
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.84%) MS Access
4 4 (6.56%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) Base SAS
6 2 (3.28%) Endeca
6 2 (3.28%) QlikView
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 25 (40.98%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Marketing
5 2 (3.28%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Law
5 2 (3.28%) Legal
5 2 (3.28%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Billing
6 1 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Analyst
2 12 (19.67%) Developer
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Data Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) VBA Developer
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Developer
6 4 (6.56%) Coordinator
6 4 (6.56%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) SSIS Developer
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) MI Manager
7 3 (4.92%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.28%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) ActiveX
1 1 (1.64%) ADO
1 1 (1.64%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.28%) iPad
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Windows
1 5 (8.20%) Windows 10
1 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.03%) Project Management
3 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.11%) SDLC
5 7 (11.48%) Data Management
5 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.84%) ITIL
6 6 (9.84%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
8 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.56%) Change Management
8 4 (6.56%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.56%) Document Management
8 4 (6.56%) ETL
8 4 (6.56%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.56%) Scrum
8 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (4.92%) Analytics
9 3 (4.92%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
1 11 (18.03%) VBA
2 2 (3.28%) C#
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.28%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) SAS Macro
3 1 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) PMO
2 4 (6.56%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.56%) QA
3 2 (3.28%) GDPR
3 2 (3.28%) P3O
3 2 (3.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SAP
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) CyberArk
4 3 (4.92%) Tableau
5 2 (3.28%) Microgen
6 1 (1.64%) Adobe
6 1 (1.64%) Cognos
6 1 (1.64%) Informatica
6 1 (1.64%) Teradata