Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 46 37
Rank change year-on-year -8 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 34 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.93% 3.37% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 34.00% 41.86% 37.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 37
Glasgow median daily rate £294 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.88% -33.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £142 £183 £121
90th Percentile £442 £256 £400
Scotland median daily rate £288 £321 £300
% change year-on-year -10.44% +7.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - £10.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -47.92%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £15.15 £10.00
% change year-on-year +11.39% +51.50% -20.00%

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 100 86 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.62% 8.05% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 92
Glasgow median daily rate £319 £234 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -20.43% +2.00%
10th Percentile £122 £113 £106
90th Percentile £450 £476 £375
Scotland median daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £11.50 £12.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.17% -47.25% -10.78%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.18 £14.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £38.23 £31.47
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £16.26
% change year-on-year -28.95% +16.89% -13.31%

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 19 January 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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (52.94%) Finance
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 11 (32.35%) PMO
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (26.47%) Unix
6 9 (26.47%) Perl
6 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 9 (26.47%) Sybase
6 9 (26.47%) DB2
7 8 (23.53%) IBM
7 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
8 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
8 7 (20.59%) Project Management
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) ISPF
9 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
9 6 (17.65%) PKI
9 6 (17.65%) Time Management
9 6 (17.65%) Information Security
9 6 (17.65%) SSH
9 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
9 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
9 6 (17.65%) RACF
9 6 (17.65%) JCL
9 6 (17.65%) Middleware
9 6 (17.65%) CICS
9 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
9 6 (17.65%) CA

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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) CICS
2 6 (17.65%) MQSeries
2 6 (17.65%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (76.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (55.88%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (23.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) AdWords
1 1 (2.94%) Basecamp
1 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) Kerberos
1 6 (17.65%) SSH
1 6 (17.65%) SSL
2 2 (5.88%) LAN
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) DB2
2 5 (14.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.88%) Power BI
4 2 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Billing
2 2 (5.88%) Front Office
2 2 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Assembler Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Data Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Mainframe Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) RACF Programmer
3 3 (8.82%) Report Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (5.88%) HR Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Project Officer
4 2 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Support Officer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) ISPF
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) J2SE
3 1 (2.94%) CGI
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.65%) Mainframe
1 6 (17.65%) PKI
2 3 (8.82%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.88%) IBM XIV
3 2 (5.88%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
4 1 (2.94%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Tandem
4 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Unix
2 6 (17.65%) zOS
3 5 (14.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) AIX
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Information Security
2 6 (17.65%) People Management
2 6 (17.65%) Project Planning
2 6 (17.65%) Security Management
2 6 (17.65%) Time Management
3 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
3 5 (14.71%) Resource Management
3 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.76%) Analytics
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.88%) Document Management
6 2 (5.88%) Economics
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) Perl
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Assembly Language
2 6 (17.65%) CLIST
2 6 (17.65%) JCL
2 6 (17.65%) REXX
2 6 (17.65%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.82%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.88%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) CISA
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (32.35%) PMO
2 3 (8.82%) QA
2 3 (8.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 6 (17.65%) RACF
1 6 (17.65%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) zSecure
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (26.47%) Sybase
3 8 (23.53%) IBM
4 6 (17.65%) CA
5 2 (5.88%) Brocade
5 2 (5.88%) Tableau
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.94%) Google
6 1 (2.94%) Lotus
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle
6 1 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.94%) Workday