Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 23 May 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 52 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 13 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.43% 1.11% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 28.89% 25.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Devon median daily rate £320 £150 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +113.33% -26.83% -16.33%
10th Percentile £308 £150 £178
90th Percentile £338 £150 £233
South West median daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year +5.52% +2.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Devon median hourly rate - £59.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +168.18% +69.23%
South West median hourly rate £16.16 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -43.29% +3.64% +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 Devon with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 45 24 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 8.41% 4.44% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 7 21
Devon median daily rate £325 £338 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -2.17% -6.44%
10th Percentile £122 £195 £128
90th Percentile £460 £375 £525
South West median daily rate £365 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +8.96% +3.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Devon median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +11.36% +54.39%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.05 £20.00
90th Percentile £92.00 £89.50 £43.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +44.23% -5.45% +13.40%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Devon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Devon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Devon

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Exeter +13 9 - -
Plymouth - 1 £325 -
Microsoft Excel
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Devon region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) Data Munging
3 8 (61.54%) Line Management
3 8 (61.54%) Tableau
3 8 (61.54%) Machine Learning
3 8 (61.54%) Data Analytics
3 8 (61.54%) WebEx
3 8 (61.54%) Predictive Modelling
3 8 (61.54%) Data Science
3 8 (61.54%) Retail
3 8 (61.54%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (61.54%) Taxonomies
3 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
3 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
3 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
3 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (61.54%) PHP
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) SaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Statistics

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) WebEx
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Manufacturing
2 8 (61.54%) Retail
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Analyst
2 9 (69.23%) Data Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Graduate
3 8 (61.54%) Graduate Analyst
3 8 (61.54%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Taxonomies
2 2 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (61.54%) Computer Science
2 8 (61.54%) Data Analytics
2 8 (61.54%) Data Munging
2 8 (61.54%) Data Science
2 8 (61.54%) Line Management
2 8 (61.54%) Machine Learning
2 8 (61.54%) Mathematics
2 8 (61.54%) Predictive Modelling
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft