Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 36 41
Rank change year-on-year -25 +5 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 47 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.29% 4.49% 4.03%
As % of the Applications category 39.83% 39.20% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 33
Glasgow median daily rate £275 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +33.33% -22.41%
10th Percentile £154 £190 £106
90th Percentile £424 £438 £375
Scotland median daily rate £275 £321 £287
% change year-on-year -14.40% +12.13% -11.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.16 £38.00 £13.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.37% +179.67% -53.15%
10th Percentile £10.20 £38.00 £13.46
90th Percentile £26.26 £38.00 £13.82
Scotland median hourly rate £13.16 £11.90 £14.50
% change year-on-year +10.59% -17.93% -25.64%

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 118 125 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 8.27% 11.46% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 78
Glasgow median daily rate £300 £324 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.34% +18.81% -9.17%
10th Percentile £150 £139 £96
90th Percentile £448 £516 £375
Scotland median daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 4
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.33 £37.75 £21.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.69% +72.67% -14.26%
10th Percentile £10.00 £36.43 £13.49
90th Percentile £35.50 £38.68 £33.35
Scotland median hourly rate £14.25 £19.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -26.92% - +1.30%

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 26 April 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 26 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 24 (51.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (36.17%) Finance
3 17 (36.17%) PMO
4 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Project
6 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.28%) Project Management
7 10 (21.28%) Degree
8 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
8 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
8 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
9 7 (14.89%) QA
9 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 6 (12.77%) Resource Management
10 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.77%) SQL
10 6 (12.77%) Analytics
10 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
10 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.64%) QlikView
11 5 (10.64%) Tableau
11 5 (10.64%) Data Analytics
11 5 (10.64%) VBA
11 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.51%) Information Security

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 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) CICS
2 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.13%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (27.66%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Endur
2 1 (2.13%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) MPLS
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
3 1 (2.13%) ADSL
3 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) Kerberos
3 1 (2.13%) PSTN
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) QlikView
2 3 (6.38%) Power BI
3 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
2 2 (4.26%) Billing
2 2 (4.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Excel Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Report Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Data Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Endur Developer
5 3 (6.38%) OpenLink Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) SAN Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) SAN Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) CGI
1 1 (2.13%) ISPF
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (4.26%) IBM XIV
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Unix
2 2 (4.26%) AIX
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Solaris
2 2 (4.26%) SUSE
3 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Project Management
2 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (17.02%) Programme Management
3 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.77%) Analytics
4 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
4 6 (12.77%) Resource Management
4 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
5 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.64%) Data Analytics
5 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Information Security
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analytics
7 3 (6.38%) Decision-Making
7 3 (6.38%) Document Management
7 3 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) VBA
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.13%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) CLIST
4 1 (2.13%) JCL
4 1 (2.13%) Perl
4 1 (2.13%) REXX
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.26%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) CISA
5 1 (2.13%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) CRISC
5 1 (2.13%) ISEB
5 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (36.17%) PMO
2 7 (14.89%) QA
3 3 (6.38%) SLA
4 1 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Firmware
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (2.13%) RACF
2 1 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) zSecure
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Tableau
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) OpenLink
5 2 (4.26%) Brocade
5 2 (4.26%) VMware
6 1 (2.13%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (2.13%) BT
6 1 (2.13%) CA
6 1 (2.13%) Lotus
6 1 (2.13%) Openreach
6 1 (2.13%) Planview
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase