Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 54 52
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -15
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 82 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.78% 3.12% 2.98%
As % of the Applications category 46.33% 32.50% 36.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 20 6
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £288 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.04% +35.29% -26.09%
10th Percentile £200 £141 £130
90th Percentile £438 £438 £366
Scotland median daily rate £325 £275 £340
% change year-on-year +18.18% -19.12% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +35.00% -27.27%
10th Percentile £13.15 £13.50 £9.13
90th Percentile £15.25 £13.50 £38.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £14.75 £15.15
% change year-on-year +10.17% -2.64% +56.02%

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 177 120 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.31% 9.61% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 59 43
Glasgow median daily rate £325 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.84% -20.83%
10th Percentile £155 £120 £113
90th Percentile £438 £525 £461
Scotland median daily rate £338 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.84% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 8
Glasgow median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -25.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.00 £9.18
90th Percentile £45.98 £35.50 £38.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +29.63% -11.48% +17.31%

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 38 (46.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 28 (34.15%) Finance
4 26 (31.71%) SQL
4 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (28.05%) Data Analysis
6 20 (24.39%) PMO
7 18 (21.95%) Degree
7 18 (21.95%) QA
8 17 (20.73%) Problem-Solving
9 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (17.07%) Project Management
11 13 (15.85%) Scrum
11 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
12 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (13.41%) MS Visio
13 11 (13.41%) VBA
13 11 (13.41%) Process Improvement
13 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
14 10 (12.20%) Windows
15 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
15 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
16 8 (9.76%) Python
16 8 (9.76%) Banking
16 8 (9.76%) Ansible
16 8 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (9.76%) Data Quality

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 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) Apache Qpid
2 4 (4.88%) SAS
3 2 (2.44%) Confluence
3 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.22%) CICS
4 1 (1.22%) CMS
4 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 38 (46.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (14.63%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (13.41%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (4.88%) Amazon S3
1 4 (4.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) NAS
2 3 (3.66%) WAN
3 2 (2.44%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
4 1 (1.22%) ADSL
4 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.22%) MPLS
4 1 (1.22%) PSTN
4 1 (1.22%) SSH
4 1 (1.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.54%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (7.32%) QlikView
4 5 (6.10%) Power BI
5 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) MS Access
6 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (34.15%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.88%) Billing
4 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Front Office
6 2 (2.44%) Marketing
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
7 1 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (48.78%) Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) Data Analyst
2 10 (12.20%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (9.76%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Coordinator
5 6 (7.32%) Risk Analyst
6 5 (6.10%) Developer
7 4 (4.88%) AWS Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Programmer
7 4 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Technical Business Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Technology Risk Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Banking Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Report Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) Risk Data Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) Kafka
1 4 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
1 4 (4.88%) REST
1 4 (4.88%) SOAP
2 3 (3.66%) HTML
3 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 2 (2.44%) CSS
3 2 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (1.22%) ISPF
4 1 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Wiki
4 3 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) AS400
6 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.22%) iSeries
6 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) PKI
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 4 (4.88%) Linux
4 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Data Analysis
2 17 (20.73%) Problem-Solving
3 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.07%) Project Management
5 13 (15.85%) Scrum
5 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (13.41%) Process Improvement
8 9 (10.98%) Risk Management
8 9 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (9.76%) Build Automation
10 7 (8.54%) Change Management
10 7 (8.54%) Resource Management
10 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
10 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
10 7 (8.54%) Time Management
11 6 (7.32%) Business Analysis
11 6 (7.32%) ETL
11 6 (7.32%) ITIL
11 6 (7.32%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.71%) SQL
2 11 (13.41%) VBA
3 8 (9.76%) Python
4 5 (6.10%) Perl
4 5 (6.10%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.88%) Java
5 4 (4.88%) Korn
5 4 (4.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.66%) C#
6 3 (3.66%) VB
7 2 (2.44%) VBScript
8 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.22%) C
8 1 (1.22%) C++
8 1 (1.22%) CLIST
8 1 (1.22%) JCL
8 1 (1.22%) REXX
8 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 6 (7.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (6.10%) Master's Degree
3 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PMP
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.39%) PMO
2 18 (21.95%) QA
3 8 (9.76%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.66%) GDPR
5 2 (2.44%) ISO 9001
6 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (1.22%) JSP 440
6 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (1.22%) RACF
1 1 (1.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Ansible
1 8 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 4 (4.88%) Nagios
3 1 (1.22%) zSecure
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.76%) Tableau
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle
4 3 (3.66%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) F5
5 2 (2.44%) FatWire
5 2 (2.44%) HP
5 2 (2.44%) Juniper
5 2 (2.44%) McAfee
6 1 (1.22%) BT
6 1 (1.22%) CA
6 1 (1.22%) Cognos
6 1 (1.22%) Lotus
6 1 (1.22%) Openreach
6 1 (1.22%) Remedy
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Sybase