The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.98% 7.87% 5.88%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 70.00% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £175 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -43.54%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £15.50 - £15.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 - £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 - £18.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.12% +18.51%  

Microsoft Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5 10 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 4.90% 11.24% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 21
Median daily rate £189 £173 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% -56.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £145 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £469 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.25 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.05% +34.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £18.13 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £24.38 £18.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Guildford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Guildford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
2 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) CGEIT
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Process Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Risk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
4 1 (12.50%) Master Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Master Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) Prototyping
1 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) IT Governance
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
1 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CGEIT
2 2 (25.00%) CRISC
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
Guildford, Surrey
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