Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 18 July 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 41 56
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 15 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.45% 3.02% 2.30%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 22.35% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 16
Cambridge median daily rate £320 £300 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +29.03% +3.33%
10th Percentile £159 £223 £131
90th Percentile £428 £400 £338
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £383 £300 £258
% change year-on-year +27.50% +16.50% +14.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £12.75 - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.75 £16.06 £13.25
% change year-on-year +4.30% +21.21% +1.92%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 60 85 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.79% 13.51% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 38
Cambridge median daily rate £394 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £186 £132 £149
90th Percentile £480 £421 £492
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £418 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +39.17% -7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 7
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £13.00 £9.97 £15.80
90th Percentile £26.25 £38.75 £18.90
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -12.86% +6.06% +22.22%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridge

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridge

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Cambridge

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (20.00%) Data Entry
6 2 (13.33%) Confluence
6 2 (13.33%) Tableau
6 2 (13.33%) Power BI
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (13.33%) SAP
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) ERP
6 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Power BI
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) German Language
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Procurement Assistant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Buyer
4 1 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (20.00%) Data Entry
3 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Information Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com