Period
to 15 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 34 54
Rank change year-on-year -20 +20 -32
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 64 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.63% 5.35% 3.22%
As % of the Applications category 43.24% 43.87% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 20
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £350 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +57.30% -31.54%
10th Percentile £124 £197 £148
90th Percentile £422 £438 £372
Scotland median daily rate £295 £350 £297
% change year-on-year -15.71% +17.79% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.16 £26.75 £11.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.80% +133.12% -55.44%
10th Percentile £10.12 £16.05 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.25 £13.74
Scotland median hourly rate £14.71 £12.50 £13.79
% change year-on-year +17.64% -9.37% +0.31%

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 148 155 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.39% 12.19% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 59 55
Glasgow median daily rate £290 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.67% +36.36% -15.38%
10th Percentile £152 £177 £102
90th Percentile £411 £525 £396
Scotland median daily rate £325 £350 £310
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.90% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.16 £19.25 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.64% +41.67% -40.52%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.05 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.00 £36.20 £23.25
Scotland median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -12.50%

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 July 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 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 31 (48.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 27 (42.19%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 22 (34.38%) Finance
5 19 (29.69%) PMO
6 14 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (21.88%) QA
6 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
6 14 (21.88%) Project Management
6 14 (21.88%) SQL
7 12 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 12 (18.75%) Degree
8 10 (15.63%) Information Security
8 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
9 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Project
9 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
9 9 (14.06%) Tableau
9 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
10 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.50%) VBA
10 8 (12.50%) ITIL
11 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
11 7 (10.94%) Service Management
11 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (10.94%) Time Management
11 7 (10.94%) QlikView
11 7 (10.94%) Data Analytics
11 7 (10.94%) Analytics

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 12 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) SAS
3 3 (4.69%) CICS
3 3 (4.69%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 31 (48.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 27 (42.19%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (14.06%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Endur
2 1 (1.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 3 (4.69%) ADSL
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.69%) SSH
2 3 (4.69%) SSL
3 2 (3.13%) Broadband
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.13%) Extranet
3 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 2 (3.13%) Intranet
3 2 (3.13%) LAN
3 2 (3.13%) MPLS
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
3 2 (3.13%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) QlikView
2 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.69%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) MS Access
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.56%) Big Data
6 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.56%) Power BI
6 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (3.13%) Billing
3 2 (3.13%) French Language
3 2 (3.13%) German Language
3 2 (3.13%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.13%) Law
3 2 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (40.63%) Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Excel Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Developer
3 5 (7.81%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) Junior
4 4 (6.25%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Change and Release Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Deployment Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Endur Developer
5 3 (4.69%) IT Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) OpenLink Developer
5 3 (4.69%) Release Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.13%) Junior Data Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) PMO Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Project Officer
6 2 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) ISPF
1 3 (4.69%) Middleware
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.94%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.69%) Mainframe
3 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.69%) PKI
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) zOS
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
1 14 (21.88%) Project Management
1 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
2 10 (15.63%) Data Analysis
2 10 (15.63%) Information Security
3 8 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL
4 7 (10.94%) Analytics
4 7 (10.94%) Data Analytics
4 7 (10.94%) PRINCE2
4 7 (10.94%) Service Management
4 7 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.94%) Time Management
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.81%) Change Management
6 5 (7.81%) Decision-Making
6 5 (7.81%) Escalation Management
6 5 (7.81%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.88%) SQL
2 8 (12.50%) VBA
3 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Assembly Language
4 3 (4.69%) CLIST
4 3 (4.69%) Java
4 3 (4.69%) JCL
4 3 (4.69%) Perl
4 3 (4.69%) REXX
4 3 (4.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) CISA
4 3 (4.69%) CISSP
4 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) PMP
4 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ISACA
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.56%) CRISC
6 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) PMO
2 14 (21.88%) QA
3 3 (4.69%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (4.69%) SLA
4 2 (3.13%) SSAE 16
5 1 (1.56%) JSP 440
5 1 (1.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 3 (4.69%) RACF
1 3 (4.69%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) zSecure
Vendors
1 24 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Tableau
3 4 (6.25%) IBM
4 3 (4.69%) CA
4 3 (4.69%) OpenLink
4 3 (4.69%) Sybase
5 2 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) HP
5 2 (3.13%) iManage
5 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 2 (3.13%) McAfee
6 1 (1.56%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (1.56%) BT
6 1 (1.56%) Openreach
6 1 (1.56%) Planview
6 1 (1.56%) Remedy