Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 19 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 60 55
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 108 123 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.91% 3.36% 3.77%
As % of the Applications category 30.42% 33.70% 33.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 83 104
Hampshire median daily rate £302 £320 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.78% -7.25% -1.43%
10th Percentile £146 £157 £188
90th Percentile £429 £438 £486
South East median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 7
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -48.68% +202.79%
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.70 £13.50
% change year-on-year +8.28% +16.30% -6.90%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 355 365 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.56% 9.96% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 218 305
Hampshire median daily rate £325 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +0.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £164 £176
90th Percentile £488 £488 £482
South East median daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +1.43% +7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 46 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.62 £16.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.04% -10.42% +44.00%
10th Percentile £10.44 £10.40 £9.25
90th Percentile £28.87 £38.13 £44.67
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Hampshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Hampshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Hampshire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Hampshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Hampshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. 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
Basingstoke -16 25 £188 -37.50% 9
Hook +17 13 £325 +62.50% 2
Portsmouth +6 11 £328 +7.10% 2
Fareham 0 7 £165 -41.59% 1
Havant -9 7 £513 +13.89% 1
Southampton +3 6 £288 +15.00% 8
Winchester -6 6 £450 +28.48% 2
Andover +8 4 £381 - 2
Farnborough -15 3 - - 4
Fleet -6 2 - - 1
Eastleigh - 2 £513 - 1
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 19 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 28 (25.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
5 22 (20.37%) SQL
5 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
6 21 (19.44%) SAP
6 21 (19.44%) Finance
7 20 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 16 (14.81%) Project Management
9 16 (14.81%) Windows
10 14 (12.96%) MS Visio
10 14 (12.96%) Oracle
10 14 (12.96%) PMO
11 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Project
11 13 (12.04%) Migration
11 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
12 11 (10.19%) SC Cleared
12 11 (10.19%) VBA
13 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
13 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.26%) ETL
13 10 (9.26%) QlikView
13 10 (9.26%) Spreadsheet
14 9 (8.33%) Data Management
14 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (8.33%) ITIL
14 9 (8.33%) Data Quality
15 8 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 22 (20.37%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.85%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (25.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (12.96%) MS Visio
4 13 (12.04%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (9.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.85%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Remedy ITSM
1 5 (4.63%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.85%) Changepoint
2 2 (1.85%) Primavera
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.93%) SAP LE
3 1 (0.93%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.93%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.93%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) PuTTY
1 4 (3.70%) Skype
1 4 (3.70%) WinSCP
2 2 (1.85%) Intranet
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.93%) DAB
3 1 (0.93%) Firewall
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) SNMP
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) QlikView
1 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.70%) SAP Data Services
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.78%) MS Access
7 2 (1.85%) EDMS
7 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Selenium
2 5 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.70%) Ant
3 4 (3.70%) Eclipse
3 4 (3.70%) HP UFT
3 4 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.70%) LSMW
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 4 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.70%) TestNG
4 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Toad
General
1 21 (19.44%) Finance
2 18 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Billing
3 4 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (40.74%) Analyst
2 24 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 9 (8.33%) Administrator
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (7.41%) SQL Data Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.63%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.63%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Report Analyst
7 5 (4.63%) Senior Data Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Data Migration Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Developer
8 4 (3.70%) Excel Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) HR Analyst
8 4 (3.70%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) CSS
3 1 (0.93%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.41%) iPad
3 6 (5.56%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.63%) iPhone
4 5 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.70%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.85%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.93%) Life Science
8 1 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.81%) Windows
2 6 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.63%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.63%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.70%) Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.93%) AIX
6 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
2 16 (14.81%) Project Management
3 13 (12.04%) Migration
4 10 (9.26%) ETL
4 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2
5 9 (8.33%) Data Management
5 9 (8.33%) ITIL
6 8 (7.41%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.41%) Translating Business Requirements
7 7 (6.48%) Data Migration
7 7 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.48%) Visualisation
8 6 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.56%) Document Management
9 5 (4.63%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (4.63%) Decision-Making
9 5 (4.63%) Service Management
10 4 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (3.70%) Defect Tracking
10 4 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.37%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) VBA
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 4 (3.70%) ABAP
4 4 (3.70%) F#
5 2 (1.85%) C#
5 2 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) R
6 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (12.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.19%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) Degree
4 4 (3.70%) APMP
4 4 (3.70%) ISEB
4 4 (3.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.93%) ACCA
6 1 (0.93%) CAPM
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE
6 1 (0.93%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) CCSP
6 1 (0.93%) CIMA
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.93%) HNC
6 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.96%) PMO
2 9 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.85%) JSP 440
4 2 (1.85%) P3O
4 2 (1.85%) QA
4 2 (1.85%) SLA
5 1 (0.93%) COBIT
5 1 (0.93%) GAAP
5 1 (0.93%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP ALM
1 4 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (2.78%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
3 1 (0.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) SAP
3 14 (12.96%) Oracle
4 8 (7.41%) Netezza
5 5 (4.63%) Remedy
5 5 (4.63%) Symantec
6 4 (3.70%) Apple
6 4 (3.70%) HP
6 4 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.70%) Software AG
6 4 (3.70%) VMware
6 4 (3.70%) webMethods
6 4 (3.70%) Xerox
7 3 (2.78%) BMC
8 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.85%) Tableau
9 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.93%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.93%) Virgin Media