Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 25 September 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +16 -6 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 36 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.04% 2.22% 2.43%
As % of the Applications category 26.09% 21.54% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 21
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £300 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% +25.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £175 £172 £131
90th Percentile £488 £400 £338
East of England median daily rate £365 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +21.67% -7.69% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.75 £13.50 £14.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.07% -6.15% +10.65%
10th Percentile £11.30 £10.83 £12.05
90th Percentile £23.75 £16.02 £16.82
East of England median hourly rate £18.75 £17.42 £25.00
% change year-on-year +7.65% -30.33% +92.31%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 138 130 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.67% 10.32% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 42
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £445 £306 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.31% +18.93% -6.36%
10th Percentile £175 £135 £114
90th Percentile £505 £554 £488
East of England median daily rate £340 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +4.62% +4.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 22 15
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £12.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +42.62% -1.84%
10th Percentile £10.79 £11.26 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.30 £38.75 £19.60
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Cambridge -7 16 £399 +32.92% 11
Peterborough +6 11 £233 +123.56% 3
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 9 (25.00%) Degree
5 8 (22.22%) Change Management
5 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 7 (19.44%) PDM
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 7 (19.44%) Project Management
6 7 (19.44%) Data Management
6 7 (19.44%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.89%) ERP
8 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
8 5 (13.89%) ITIL
8 5 (13.89%) C
8 5 (13.89%) SQL
8 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
8 5 (13.89%) Military
8 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Def Stans
8 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (13.89%) Time Management
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Information Management
8 5 (13.89%) CMDB
8 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (47.22%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (5.56%) Acrobat
4 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (5.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.78%) Primavera
1 1 (2.78%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.78%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (13.89%) Military
2 4 (11.11%) Billing
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) German Language
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Coordinator
4 4 (11.11%) Information Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) IT Security Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) ERP Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Security Risk Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Manager
7 1 (2.78%) IT Support
7 1 (2.78%) NHS Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) COM
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (13.89%) CMDB
5 2 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 8 (22.22%) Change Management
3 7 (19.44%) Data Management
3 7 (19.44%) PDM
3 7 (19.44%) Project Management
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (13.89%) ERP
4 5 (13.89%) Information Management
4 5 (13.89%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (13.89%) Process Improvement
4 5 (13.89%) Time Management
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.56%) Data Entry
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Def Stans
1 5 (13.89%) ISO 9001
2 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.33%) PMO
3 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Adobe
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau