The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 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
West Sussex / Gatwick
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 1.25% - -
As % of the Applications category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £210 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.90 £13.80 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.21% -16.36%  

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Gatwick
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 5 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 16.25% 7.35% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £275 £500 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +35.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £500 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +10.34%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gatwick citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Gatwick

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Gatwick

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gatwick region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Implementation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP