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 3 months to 25 June 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 52 17
Rank change year-on-year +24 -35  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 41 19 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.28% 2.71% 8.56%
As % of the Applications category 52.56% 38.00% 52.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 33
Median daily rate £378 £223 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +69.66% -31.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £220 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £359 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £26.75 £9.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.57% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year -3.12% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 78 50 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 11.94% 7.14% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 68
Median daily rate £378 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.96% -1.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £175 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +321.05% -65.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 26 (38.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
4 16 (23.88%) Risk Management
4 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (22.39%) Data Analysis
6 13 (19.40%) SQL
6 13 (19.40%) Project Management
7 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (14.93%) CISSP
9 9 (13.43%) Sybase
9 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (13.43%) Unix
9 9 (13.43%) ITIL
9 9 (13.43%) PMO
9 9 (13.43%) CRISC
10 8 (11.94%) Time Management
10 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
10 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
10 8 (11.94%) Information Security
10 8 (11.94%) Banking
10 8 (11.94%) SAS
10 8 (11.94%) DB2
10 8 (11.94%) Mainframe
11 7 (10.45%) CICS
11 7 (10.45%) Assembly Language
11 7 (10.45%) CA
11 7 (10.45%) REXX
11 7 (10.45%) zOS

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 8 (11.94%) SAS
2 7 (10.45%) CICS
2 7 (10.45%) MQSeries
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (38.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (2.99%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.99%) InDesign
6 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.49%) FRx
2 1 (1.49%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (1.49%) Primavera
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.49%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) Kerberos
1 7 (10.45%) SSH
1 7 (10.45%) SSL
2 2 (2.99%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) DB2
2 7 (10.45%) QlikView
3 6 (8.96%) Data Mining
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.97%) MS Access
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) Power BI
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Analyst
2 9 (13.43%) Developer
3 7 (10.45%) Consultant
4 6 (8.96%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Programmer
6 4 (5.97%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) QlikView Developer
6 4 (5.97%) Risk Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Security Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) VBA Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Assembler Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (2.99%) IT Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) RACF Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Risk Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Risk Data Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) SAS Programmer
8 2 (2.99%) Technology Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) ISPF
1 7 (10.45%) Middleware
2 5 (7.46%) CSS
2 5 (7.46%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.49%) J2SE
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Mainframe
3 7 (10.45%) PKI
4 4 (5.97%) Credit Risk
4 4 (5.97%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.48%) Handset
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.48%) Pricing Data
6 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.99%) LIMS
7 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) PMI
7 1 (1.49%) Replication
7 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Unix
2 7 (10.45%) zOS
3 1 (1.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.88%) Risk Management
2 15 (22.39%) Data Analysis
3 13 (19.40%) Project Management
4 9 (13.43%) ITIL
5 8 (11.94%) Information Security
5 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
5 8 (11.94%) Time Management
6 7 (10.45%) Security Management
7 6 (8.96%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.96%) People Management
8 5 (7.46%) Content Management
8 5 (7.46%) Document Management
8 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.46%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.97%) Change Management
9 4 (5.97%) Data Entry
9 4 (5.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 7 (10.45%) Assembly Language
2 7 (10.45%) CLIST
2 7 (10.45%) JCL
2 7 (10.45%) Perl
2 7 (10.45%) REXX
3 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
3 6 (8.96%) VBA
4 1 (1.49%) C#
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) CISSP
2 9 (13.43%) CRISC
3 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) CISM
5 5 (7.46%) CISA
6 4 (5.97%) Degree
7 3 (4.48%) CCNA
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.99%) PMP
9 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) PMO
2 6 (8.96%) QA
3 5 (7.46%) COBIT
4 3 (4.48%) Basel III
5 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
5 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (2.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 7 (10.45%) RACF
1 7 (10.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) zSecure
2 1 (1.49%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Sybase
3 7 (10.45%) CA
3 7 (10.45%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) FatWire
4 3 (4.48%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) Adobe
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
6 1 (1.49%) Cisco
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) Perforce
6 1 (1.49%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.49%) Tableau
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