Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 15 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 41 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 -20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 66 63 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.91% 4.71% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category 44.00% 42.57% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 25 15
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +47.73% -33.83%
10th Percentile £153 £153 £177
90th Percentile £433 £438 £420
Scotland median daily rate £308 £325 £310
% change year-on-year -5.38% +4.84% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.00 £26.75 £9.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.66% +174.36% -35.00%
10th Percentile £11.04 £16.05 £9.13
90th Percentile £29.15 £38.25 £24.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £14.75 £11.30
% change year-on-year +10.17% +30.53% +15.90%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 150 148 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.90% 11.06% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 54 50
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £325 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +11.68% -10.46%
10th Percentile £155 £111 £168
90th Percentile £400 £510 £401
Scotland median daily rate £325 £331 £321
% change year-on-year -1.89% +3.35% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% -48.72%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.18
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.60 £21.20
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £13.50 £13.93
% change year-on-year +20.37% -3.09% +5.13%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Glasgow over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
4 26 (39.39%) Finance
5 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
5 16 (24.24%) SQL
5 16 (24.24%) Project Management
5 16 (24.24%) PMO
6 14 (21.21%) Degree
6 14 (21.21%) QA
7 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
9 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
9 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.64%) ITIL
10 9 (13.64%) MS Visio
10 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (12.12%) Tableau
11 8 (12.12%) Time Management
11 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (12.12%) Information Security
12 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (10.61%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
13 6 (9.09%) VBA
13 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
13 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.09%) Service Management
13 6 (9.09%) Change Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) SAS
3 3 (4.55%) CICS
3 3 (4.55%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.03%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 33 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 27 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (13.64%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) ADSL
1 3 (4.55%) Kerberos
1 3 (4.55%) SSH
1 3 (4.55%) SSL
1 3 (4.55%) WAN
2 2 (3.03%) Broadband
2 2 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (3.03%) Extranet
2 2 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (3.03%) Firewall
2 2 (3.03%) Intranet
2 2 (3.03%) LAN
2 2 (3.03%) Network Security
2 2 (3.03%) VPN
3 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.52%) Internet
3 1 (1.52%) MPLS
3 1 (1.52%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (9.09%) QlikView
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) DB2
3 3 (4.55%) Power BI
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.03%) MS Access
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.03%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
4 2 (3.03%) French Language
4 2 (3.03%) German Language
4 2 (3.03%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.03%) Law
4 2 (3.03%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.52%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Military
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (42.42%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 7 (10.61%) Coordinator
4 6 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (6.06%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) IT Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Junior
6 3 (4.55%) Junior Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Data Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) AWS DevOps
7 2 (3.03%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Change and Release Manager
7 2 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Excel Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Junior Data Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) ISPF
1 3 (4.55%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) CSS
2 2 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.55%) PKI
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Wiki
5 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.52%) NHS
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Unix
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) zOS
3 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Data Analysis
1 16 (24.24%) Project Management
2 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (15.15%) Risk Management
4 9 (13.64%) ITIL
4 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 8 (12.12%) Information Security
5 8 (12.12%) Time Management
6 7 (10.61%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (9.09%) Change Management
7 6 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 6 (9.09%) Service Management
7 6 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.58%) Analytics
8 5 (7.58%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analytics
8 5 (7.58%) Scrum
9 4 (6.06%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) VBA
3 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.55%) Assembly Language
4 3 (4.55%) CLIST
4 3 (4.55%) JCL
4 3 (4.55%) Perl
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.55%) REXX
5 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.03%) Korn
5 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.03%) Python
6 1 (1.52%) C
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) Java
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.03%) CISA
5 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 2 (3.03%) ISACA
5 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.03%) PMP
5 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) PMO
2 14 (21.21%) QA
3 5 (7.58%) Data Quality
4 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (4.55%) SLA
5 2 (3.03%) SSAE 16
6 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (4.55%) RACF
1 3 (4.55%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) zSecure
2 2 (3.03%) Ansible
2 2 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Tableau
3 3 (4.55%) CA
3 3 (4.55%) IBM
3 3 (4.55%) Sybase
4 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.03%) Cisco
4 2 (3.03%) F5
4 2 (3.03%) FatWire
4 2 (3.03%) HP
4 2 (3.03%) iManage
4 2 (3.03%) Juniper
4 2 (3.03%) McAfee
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.52%) BT
5 1 (1.52%) Openreach
5 1 (1.52%) Planview
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy