Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 38 47
Rank change year-on-year -44 +9 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 97 153 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.65% 4.40% 4.10%
As % of the Applications category 28.78% 45.27% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 102 86
Hampshire median daily rate £333 £290 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.83% -10.08% -14.00%
10th Percentile £177 £135 £135
90th Percentile £550 £492 £466
South East median daily rate £374 £300 £308
% change year-on-year +24.67% -2.44% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 22
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.50 £17.74 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.92% -8.72% +34.03%
10th Percentile £14.65 £11.13 £10.05
90th Percentile £20.00 £22.98 £29.38
South East median hourly rate £12.88 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -24.26% +6.25% +18.52%

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 337 338 433
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.22% 9.73% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 212 239
Hampshire median daily rate £368 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.58% -9.23% -6.13%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £140
90th Percentile £501 £463 £494
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.47% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 31 55
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -27.50% +28.62%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.30 £11.25
90th Percentile £19.90 £25.12 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -3.23% -1.59% +5.00%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -13 22 £325 +12.07% 5
Havant +3 14 £488 - 1
Winchester -6 12 £195 -40.00% 1
Portsmouth -12 11 £400 +21.21% 4
Hook +9 8 £276 -4.10%
Southampton -21 6 £530 +112.00% 6
Fareham -11 4 £425 +129.73% 5
Farnborough -12 2 £550 - 4
Andover -16 1 £326 -40.18%
Aldershot - 1 £150 -
Fleet - 1 £400 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (31.96%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (25.77%) Project Management
5 23 (23.71%) Migration
6 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Project
6 20 (20.62%) MS Visio
7 19 (19.59%) SAP
8 18 (18.56%) PMO
9 17 (17.53%) Finance
10 16 (16.49%) Windows
10 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
11 14 (14.43%) SQL
11 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (13.40%) HP
13 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (11.34%) Data Management
14 11 (11.34%) Data Quality
15 10 (10.31%) Data Migration
15 10 (10.31%) VBA
15 10 (10.31%) ETL
15 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
15 10 (10.31%) Decision-Making
16 9 (9.28%) Presales
16 9 (9.28%) Oracle
16 9 (9.28%) OSPF
16 9 (9.28%) Telnet
16 9 (9.28%) VRRP
16 9 (9.28%) LAN
16 9 (9.28%) WLAN

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 16 (16.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.12%) IIS
4 2 (2.06%) LiveCycle
5 1 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (32.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 31 (31.96%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Project
3 20 (20.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) EViews
4 1 (1.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) IPsec
1 9 (9.28%) LAN
1 9 (9.28%) Multicast
1 9 (9.28%) OSPF
1 9 (9.28%) SNMP
1 9 (9.28%) SSH
1 9 (9.28%) Telnet
1 9 (9.28%) VRRP
1 9 (9.28%) WAN
1 9 (9.28%) Wireless
1 9 (9.28%) Wireshark
1 9 (9.28%) WLAN
2 2 (2.06%) Broadband
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) VPN
3 1 (1.03%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.03%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.12%) Power BI
4 3 (3.09%) MS Access
4 3 (3.09%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.06%) MySQL
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.06%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.06%) Toad
2 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.03%) Ant
3 1 (1.03%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.03%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.03%) JIRA
3 1 (1.03%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.03%) TestNG
3 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Military
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (35.05%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Data Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.28%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (8.25%) Coordinator
5 7 (7.22%) Migration Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) Data Migration Analyst
7 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.15%) Resource Coordinator
7 5 (5.15%) Technical Business Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.12%) Developer
8 4 (4.12%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.12%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Administrator
9 3 (3.09%) Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.09%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) .NET
2 3 (3.09%) Web Services
3 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
3 1 (1.03%) jQuery
3 1 (1.03%) Velocity
3 1 (1.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.12%) Smartphone
5 3 (3.09%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.09%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.06%) PKI
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.49%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Linux
3 5 (5.15%) Unix
4 4 (4.12%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Project Management
2 23 (23.71%) Migration
3 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (11.34%) Data Management
5 10 (10.31%) Data Migration
5 10 (10.31%) Decision-Making
5 10 (10.31%) ETL
5 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
6 9 (9.28%) Change Management
6 9 (9.28%) Mobile Device Management
6 9 (9.28%) Network Management
6 9 (9.28%) Presales
7 8 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.25%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.22%) Customer Requirements
9 6 (6.19%) Scrum
10 5 (5.15%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (5.15%) CRM
10 5 (5.15%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 10 (10.31%) VBA
3 5 (5.15%) C#
4 4 (4.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.09%) VB
6 2 (2.06%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.06%) VBScript
7 1 (1.03%) F#
7 1 (1.03%) Java
7 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (9.28%) HP MASE
2 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.22%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Degree
5 1 (1.03%) APMP
5 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.03%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (1.03%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) PMO
2 11 (11.34%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.12%) P3O
4 2 (2.06%) QA
5 1 (1.03%) GDPR
5 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.28%) FreeRADIUS
2 6 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (5.15%) SCCM
1 5 (5.15%) SCOM
1 5 (5.15%) vCenter Server
2 2 (2.06%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.03%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.59%) SAP
3 13 (13.40%) HP
4 9 (9.28%) Aruba
4 9 (9.28%) Brocade
4 9 (9.28%) Fortinet
4 9 (9.28%) Oracle
5 7 (7.22%) VMware
6 6 (6.19%) Citrix
7 3 (3.09%) Tableau
8 2 (2.06%) Adobe
8 2 (2.06%) Alteryx
8 2 (2.06%) Apple
8 2 (2.06%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.06%) NetIQ
8 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (1.03%) Cisco
9 1 (1.03%) Micro Focus
9 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com