Period
to 23 October 2018

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 October 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 58 40
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18 +16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 6 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.30% 0.18% 2.54%
As % of the Applications category 24.00% 3.70% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 9
Devon median daily rate - - £200
South West median daily rate £338 £353 £275
% change year-on-year -4.26% +28.18% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £22.00 -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -9.09%

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 25 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.40% 4.80% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 27
Devon median daily rate £275 £403 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.68% +27.78% -10.00%
10th Percentile £121 £194 £141
90th Percentile £279 £547 £463
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year - +14.94% -13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Devon median hourly rate £12.25 £16.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.87% +52.27% -33.33%
10th Percentile £9.81 £11.88 £9.75
90th Percentile £14.80 £21.03 £28.88
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +29.41%

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 October 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
Exeter - 5 - - 4
Plymouth +14 1 - - 5
Microsoft Excel
South West

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

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) R
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Server Building
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Research Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) WCF
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Scrum
1 2 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Line Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) User Stories
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) R
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau