Period
to 22 July 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 22 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 56 61
Rank change year-on-year +19 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 45 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 4.25% 2.16% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 33.09% 21.85% 25.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 23
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £365 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.67% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £116 £109 £131
90th Percentile £488 £400 £400
East of England median daily rate £323 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +7.50% -14.29% +35.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.75 £16.06 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.30% +21.21% +1.92%
10th Percentile £12.33 £15.53 £10.58
90th Percentile £23.75 £16.59 £16.53
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.42 £18.00
% change year-on-year +29.18% -3.24% +35.85%

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 136 119 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.83% 9.88% 9.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 45 61
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £418 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.17% -7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £127 £118 £120
90th Percentile £488 £558 £488
East of England median daily rate £305 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -6.08% - +16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 25 17
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +6.06% +22.22%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.98 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.88 £38.75 £26.10
East of England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £16.50
% change year-on-year -9.41% +2.03% +13.79%

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 22 July 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
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 22 July 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
Peterborough +2 17 £118 +14.63% 6
Cambridge +2 16 £320 +6.67% 3
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (31.11%) ITIL
5 12 (26.67%) PDM
5 12 (26.67%) Data Management
5 12 (26.67%) Information Management
5 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 11 (24.44%) Degree
6 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
6 11 (24.44%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (22.22%) Def Stans
7 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
7 10 (22.22%) Military
7 10 (22.22%) CMDB
7 10 (22.22%) Process Improvement
7 10 (22.22%) Change Management
7 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 10 (22.22%) C
7 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
8 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (15.56%) Windows
11 6 (13.33%) SQL
11 6 (13.33%) Finance
12 5 (11.11%) ITSM
12 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
12 5 (11.11%) Time Management
13 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis

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 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
2 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (4.44%) Acrobat
5 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.22%) Primavera
2 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
1 4 (8.89%) OneDrive
2 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (4.44%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Skype
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) DB2
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.44%) Power BI
2 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 10 (22.22%) Military
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Billing
5 2 (4.44%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (4.44%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Publishing
5 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Data Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Coordinator
5 4 (8.89%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.44%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Information Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Procurement Assistant
6 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Administrator
7 1 (2.22%) Business Process Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Database Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Service Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (24.44%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (22.22%) CMDB
4 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.89%) BYOD
5 4 (8.89%) iPhone
6 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 4 (8.89%) Android
2 4 (8.89%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.89%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) Data Management
2 12 (26.67%) Information Management
2 12 (26.67%) PDM
3 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
4 10 (22.22%) Change Management
4 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 8 (17.78%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.11%) ITSM
6 5 (11.11%) Time Management
7 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Data Entry
7 4 (8.89%) ERP
7 4 (8.89%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C
2 6 (13.33%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) PMP
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) Def Stans
1 10 (22.22%) ISO 9001
2 4 (8.89%) SLA
3 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.22%) GDPR
4 1 (2.22%) PMO
4 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) SAP
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe
4 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.44%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Workday