Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 48 55
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 16 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.54% 3.65% 2.27%
As % of the Applications category 13.01% 32.19% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 23 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £131 £133 £248
90th Percentile £458 £488 £428
East of England median daily rate £338 £298 £300
% change year-on-year +13.45% -0.83% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.19 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.91% - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.25 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -31.94% -10.00% +33.33%

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 123 146 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.87% 11.34% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 24
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £370 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +66.29% -38.19%
10th Percentile £106 £143 £125
90th Percentile £533 £488 £430
East of England median daily rate £316 £340 £300
% change year-on-year -6.99% +13.33% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 16
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +13.73% +6.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.35 £10.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £21.75 £21.75
East of England median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -12.12% -

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 16 February 2019.

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
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 16 February 2019. 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
Peterborough +13 8 £80 -23.08% 3
Cambridge -20 5 £361 +37.62% 10
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) DB2
6 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
6 2 (12.50%) NHS
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Billing
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) Electronics
6 2 (12.50%) Wiki
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
7 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
7 1 (6.25%) GDPR
7 1 (6.25%) PMO

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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Bluetooth
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) MIMO
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (6.25%) Power BI
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 2 (12.50%) Billing
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Information Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) HR Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Bluetooth Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Data Entry Operator
4 1 (6.25%) Electrical Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) HR Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) HR Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) NHS Information Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) OBIEE Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) NHS
1 2 (12.50%) Wiki
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 2 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 1 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.25%) Informatics
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.25%) Proactive Management
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) BT
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) HP