Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 4 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.76% 6.60% 6.41%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 46.67% 53.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Guildford median daily rate - £175 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% -28.00%
Surrey median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Guildford median hourly rate £15.00 - £15.75
10th Percentile £13.88 - £12.88
90th Percentile £18.22 - £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £15.04 £21.50 £18.63
% change year-on-year -30.07% +15.44% +61.96%

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 Guildford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.81% 14.15% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 13
Guildford median daily rate £215 £170 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -34.62% -24.91%
10th Percentile £146 £113 £203
90th Percentile £454 £520 £510
Surrey median daily rate £400 £288 £375
% change year-on-year +39.13% -23.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
Guildford median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.65 £12.88
90th Percentile £17.23 £25.25 £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -21.62% +7.25% +18.97%

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 18 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Documentum
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) SAP PM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP