The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Hampshire
Rank 18 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 139 156 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 7.48% 7.15% 7.10%
As % of the Applications category 59.66% 58.87% 52.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 92 88
Median daily rate £351 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.35% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £221 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £342 £325
% change year-on-year +0.87% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 9 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +47.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.20 £11.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £37.80 £64.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.60% +17.85%  

MS 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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 233 265 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.54% 12.15% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 161 168
Median daily rate £351 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £196 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £498 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 18 20
Median hourly rate £17.25 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.33% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.90 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.02 £27.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing MS Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Hampshire

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Hampshire

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Hampshire

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Hampshire

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Hampshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Excel in Hampshire

MS 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 MS Excel within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +13 25 £325 +8.33% 8
Basingstoke +1 19 £300 -7.69% 8
Fareham +4 13 £343 -17.22% 7
Portsmouth +1 12 £475 +72.72% 10
Winchester -7 12 £438 +25.00% 3
Havant +4 11 £450 +76.47% 2
Farnborough +5 6 - - 4
Andover -2 5 £325 -43.47% 1
Hook -7 2 £323 +3.03% 1
Eastleigh - 1 £128 - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 161 (69.40%) Microsoft
2 87 (37.50%) MS Office
3 62 (26.72%) Security Cleared
4 60 (25.86%) Windows
5 50 (21.55%) SC Cleared
6 49 (21.12%) SQL
7 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
8 38 (16.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 35 (15.09%) Active Directory
10 34 (14.66%) Finance
10 34 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (13.36%) SharePoint
12 29 (12.50%) .NET
13 28 (12.07%) MS Project
14 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (10.34%) ITIL
15 24 (10.34%) MS Visio
15 24 (10.34%) VMware
16 22 (9.48%) Project Management
17 21 (9.05%) Scrum
18 20 (8.62%) Linux
18 20 (8.62%) C#
18 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
19 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
20 17 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
20 17 (7.33%) Office 365
20 17 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
21 16 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
21 16 (6.90%) LAN
21 16 (6.90%) Degree

MS Excel
Top Related 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 31 (13.36%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.88%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.16%) IIS
4 5 (2.16%) SAS
4 5 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.72%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.86%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.86%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 87 (37.50%) MS Office
2 38 (16.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 28 (12.07%) MS Project
4 24 (10.34%) MS Visio
5 8 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.86%) SPSS
6 2 (0.86%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.86%) Primavera
3 1 (0.43%) HFM
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.43%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.43%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.33%) Office 365
3 4 (1.72%) IaaS
4 3 (1.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.29%) PaaS
5 2 (0.86%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.90%) LAN
2 10 (4.31%) WAN
3 9 (3.88%) SAN
3 9 (3.88%) VPN
4 8 (3.45%) Firewall
4 8 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 8 (3.45%) Wireless
5 6 (2.59%) DNS
5 6 (2.59%) NAS
6 4 (1.72%) DAB
6 4 (1.72%) DHCP
6 4 (1.72%) Skype
7 3 (1.29%) Network Security
8 2 (0.86%) Internet
8 2 (0.86%) Intranet
8 2 (0.86%) LDAP
8 2 (0.86%) PuTTY
8 2 (0.86%) VoIP
8 2 (0.86%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (5.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (3.45%) MySQL
7 7 (3.02%) MS Access
8 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.29%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.86%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (3.45%) Eclipse
2 8 (3.45%) JIRA
2 8 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.29%) Ant
3 3 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.29%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.29%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.86%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.86%) Selenium
4 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.86%) TestNG
4 2 (0.86%) Toad
5 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.43%) Maven
5 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.43%) Subversion
General
1 34 (14.66%) Finance
2 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.88%) Retail
4 6 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.72%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) Military
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) French Language
8 1 (0.43%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 44 (18.97%) Analyst
2 31 (13.36%) Developer
3 19 (8.19%) Architect
4 18 (7.76%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.17%) IT Support
6 10 (4.31%) Administrator
6 10 (4.31%) IT Analyst
6 10 (4.31%) Microsoft Developer
6 10 (4.31%) Support Analyst
7 9 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (3.88%) Consultant
7 9 (3.88%) Project Planner
7 9 (3.88%) Service Analyst
7 9 (3.88%) SSRS Developer
8 8 (3.45%) Microsoft BI Developer
8 8 (3.45%) Service Desk Analyst
8 8 (3.45%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.02%) .NET Developer
9 7 (3.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 7 (3.02%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.50%) .NET
2 11 (4.74%) .NET Framework
3 9 (3.88%) XML
4 8 (3.45%) HTML
4 8 (3.45%) WCF
5 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.59%) MFC
6 6 (2.59%) Web Services
6 6 (2.59%) XML Messaging
7 4 (1.72%) AngularJS
7 4 (1.72%) CSS
8 3 (1.29%) Ajax
8 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.29%) CSS3
8 3 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.29%) REST
8 3 (1.29%) Velocity
9 2 (0.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (0.86%) jQuery
9 2 (0.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 10 (4.31%) Driving Licence
3 10 (4.31%) Replication
4 8 (3.45%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.59%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (2.59%) EMC VNX
5 6 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 5 (2.16%) Clustering
7 4 (1.72%) Life Science
7 4 (1.72%) PKI
7 4 (1.72%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.29%) iPad
8 3 (1.29%) iPhone
9 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.86%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (25.86%) Windows
2 20 (8.62%) Linux
3 13 (5.60%) Windows Server
3 13 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (5.17%) Windows 7
4 12 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (4.31%) Unix
6 6 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.59%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.72%) AIX
7 4 (1.72%) Android
8 3 (1.29%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.86%) Solaris
10 1 (0.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (14.66%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (10.34%) ITIL
3 22 (9.48%) Project Management
4 21 (9.05%) Scrum
5 17 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (6.47%) MVC
8 14 (6.03%) Project Planning
9 13 (5.60%) Customer Requirements
9 13 (5.60%) SDLC
10 12 (5.17%) Configuration Management
10 12 (5.17%) PRINCE2
11 11 (4.74%) Data Protection
11 11 (4.74%) Migration
12 10 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.31%) Change Control
12 10 (4.31%) Change Management
12 10 (4.31%) DevOps
12 10 (4.31%) ITIL V3
13 8 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.12%) SQL
2 20 (8.62%) C#
3 13 (5.60%) VBA
4 12 (5.17%) C
5 9 (3.88%) Java
5 9 (3.88%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.88%) PowerShell
6 8 (3.45%) C++
7 7 (3.02%) VB
7 7 (3.02%) VBScript
8 4 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.29%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.86%) F#
10 2 (0.86%) R
11 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 62 (26.72%) Security Cleared
2 50 (21.55%) SC Cleared
3 16 (6.90%) Degree
4 9 (3.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.72%) ISEB
6 4 (1.72%) PMP
7 3 (1.29%) CCNA
7 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.29%) HND
7 3 (1.29%) MCSE
7 3 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.86%) APMP
8 2 (0.86%) CCDA
8 2 (0.86%) CIMA
8 2 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
8 2 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.43%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.47%) PMO
2 4 (1.72%) Def Stans
2 4 (1.72%) IEC 61508
2 4 (1.72%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.29%) SLA
4 2 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 35 (15.09%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.74%) vSphere
4 7 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.86%) Docker
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.86%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.86%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.43%) GFS2
8 1 (0.43%) OCFS2
8 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (2.59%) SCCM
2 5 (2.16%) SCDPM
3 3 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.29%) SCOM
3 3 (1.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.29%) vRealize
4 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (0.86%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.86%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.86%) SCSM
4 2 (0.86%) Unicenter
4 2 (0.86%) WMI
4 2 (0.86%) WSUS
5 1 (0.43%) Ansible
5 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.43%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 161 (69.40%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.34%) VMware
3 14 (6.03%) Oracle
4 13 (5.60%) HP
4 13 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 7 (3.02%) Cisco
5 7 (3.02%) ESRI
5 7 (3.02%) Telerik
6 6 (2.59%) Citrix
6 6 (2.59%) EMC
7 5 (2.16%) CA Agile Central
8 4 (1.72%) Dell
8 4 (1.72%) Intel Security
8 4 (1.72%) SAP
9 3 (1.29%) IBM
9 3 (1.29%) Juniper
9 3 (1.29%) Lotus
9 3 (1.29%) Remedy
9 3 (1.29%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.86%) Arqiva
Winchester, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day + experience dependant
Posted: 4 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Ringwood, Hampshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago