Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 November 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 24 41 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.65% 4.43% 5.17%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 38.32% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 18
Gloucestershire median daily rate £431 £343 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.91% -12.18% +22.83%
10th Percentile £358 £263 £282
90th Percentile £453 £518 £511
South West median daily rate £355 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +12.70% -10.00% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £22.50 £14.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £30.50 £28.75 £39.79
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% +71.88%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 60 107 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.12% 11.57% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 49 51
Gloucestershire median daily rate £409 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.64% -26.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £156 £106 £200
90th Percentile £450 £535 £525
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 18
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £10.13 £11.00 £11.33
90th Percentile £33.05 £43.75 £44.03
South West median hourly rate £18.25 £20.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year -12.57% +19.29% +16.67%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Gloucestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +1 5 £444 -1.39% 1
Cheltenham +16 3 £289 - 1
Cirencester +2 2 £425 +2.41%
Microsoft Excel
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (37.50%) Change Control
2 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
4 7 (29.17%) Document Management
4 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) C
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) ERwin
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Data Quality

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.17%) Maximo
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) ATM
1 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) ERwin
General
1 20 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Project Control Officer
3 7 (29.17%) Project Officer
4 4 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Administrator
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Change Control
1 9 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (33.33%) Requirements Management
3 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Document Management
3 7 (29.17%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
7 1 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) C
3 2 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) NEC
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle