Period
to 18 April 2019

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 18 April 2019 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
18 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 50 60 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 -16 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 58 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.86% 3.13% 3.77%
As % of the Applications category 42.03% 39.29% 36.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 21
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £275 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -3.51% +26.67%
10th Percentile £175 £154 £194
90th Percentile £447 £424 £438
Scotland median daily rate £375 £275 £310
% change year-on-year +36.36% -11.29% +12.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.56 £13.16 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.40% -44.59% +74.79%
10th Percentile £14.90 £10.20 £12.13
90th Percentile £21.07 £26.26 £35.18
Scotland median hourly rate £16.65 £13.16 £11.30
% change year-on-year +26.54% +16.46% -19.29%

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 138 112 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.19% 7.97% 10.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 65 53
Glasgow median daily rate £370 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -3.23% +12.73%
10th Percentile £130 £150 £120
90th Percentile £438 £448 £523
Scotland median daily rate £340 £325 £311
% change year-on-year +4.62% +4.42% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 3
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.13 £13.33 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.98% -64.45% +71.53%
10th Percentile £14.43 £10.00 £14.65
90th Percentile £44.40 £35.50 £38.60
Scotland median hourly rate £25.50 £14.25 £17.43
% change year-on-year +78.95% -18.24% -17.00%

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 18 April 2019.

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 18 April 2019, 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 31 (53.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
3 20 (34.48%) SQL
4 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
5 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.86%) Degree
6 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
6 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (22.41%) Finance
7 12 (20.69%) Windows
7 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (18.97%) QA
9 10 (17.24%) Process Improvement
9 10 (17.24%) Scrum
10 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
10 9 (15.52%) Banking
10 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
10 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
11 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
11 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
11 8 (13.79%) VBA
12 7 (12.07%) Benchmarking
12 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
12 7 (12.07%) Project Management
12 7 (12.07%) Time Management
12 7 (12.07%) Data Quality
12 7 (12.07%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (10.34%) PMO
13 6 (10.34%) Master's Degree
13 6 (10.34%) Build Automation

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 6 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Apache Qpid
3 2 (3.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.45%) SaaS
1 2 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) NAS
2 3 (5.17%) ADSL
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) Broadband
3 2 (3.45%) MPLS
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) GoToMeeting
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) PSTN
4 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.90%) QlikView
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) JDeveloper
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 1 (1.72%) MorphX
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Banking
3 5 (8.62%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.17%) Billing
4 3 (5.17%) Front Office
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Data Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Risk Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Technical Business Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) IT Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Programmer
7 3 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 3 (5.17%) Risk Data Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Technology Risk Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) Kafka
1 4 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (6.90%) REST
1 4 (6.90%) SOAP
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.72%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Wiki
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.72%) AS400
4 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (1.72%) Fibre Optics
4 1 (1.72%) iSeries
4 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Data Analysis
3 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (17.24%) Process Improvement
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
5 9 (15.52%) Business Analysis
5 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (13.79%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.07%) Benchmarking
7 7 (12.07%) Project Management
7 7 (12.07%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.07%) Time Management
8 6 (10.34%) Build Automation
8 6 (10.34%) Workflow
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) ETL
9 5 (8.62%) Quality Management
9 5 (8.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.90%) Coaching
10 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (34.48%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) VBA
3 6 (10.34%) Python
4 4 (6.90%) Perl
5 3 (5.17%) C#
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.17%) VB
6 2 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.45%) Korn
6 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.45%) VBScript
7 1 (1.72%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) Degree
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (10.34%) Master's Degree
4 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.45%) PMP
8 1 (1.72%) ACCA
8 1 (1.72%) CIMA
8 1 (1.72%) CISA
8 1 (1.72%) CISSP
8 1 (1.72%) ISACA
8 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.72%) MCP
8 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
2 7 (12.07%) Data Quality
3 6 (10.34%) PMO
4 3 (5.17%) GDPR
5 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.72%) SLA
6 1 (1.72%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Ansible
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (10.34%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) Tableau
4 3 (5.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 1 (1.72%) BT
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) Cognos
6 1 (1.72%) Infor
6 1 (1.72%) Lotus
6 1 (1.72%) Openreach
6 1 (1.72%) Polycom
6 1 (1.72%) Sage