Period
to 24 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 24 January 2021 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 East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 41 56
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15 -21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 8 49 56
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.74% 3.95% 3.54%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 31.82% 28.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 26
Median daily rate £330 £250 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.00% -5.66% -18.46%
10th Percentile £168 £185 £148
90th Percentile £455 £465 £488
South East median daily rate £428 £323 £375
% change year-on-year +32.56% -14.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 23
Median hourly rate - £11.78 £10.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.30% -43.82%
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £14.35 £14.05
% change year-on-year +88.15% +2.14% -21.94%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 154 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.34% 12.43% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 74 114
Median daily rate £410 £288 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.61% +7.98% -21.11%
10th Percentile £180 £143 £159
90th Percentile £560 £450 £475
South East median daily rate £370 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +13.85% -10.96% +8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 34 44
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.86% +13.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £12.50 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £41.70 £30.51 £26.65
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £15.30
% change year-on-year +8.57% +14.38% -4.38%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -6 7 £260 +4.00% 10
Marlow - 1 £450 - 1
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Azure
3 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
4 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (12.50%) Yammer
4 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
1 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (12.50%) PowerApps
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (12.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) NetSuite Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Capita