Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 49 57
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 139 150 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.95% 3.85% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 42.38% 33.63% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 85 91
Hampshire median daily rate £220 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% -20.00% +39.15%
10th Percentile £135 £135 £163
90th Percentile £394 £464 £513
South East median daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 18
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.44 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.24% +25.39% -27.91%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.32 £9.78
90th Percentile £23.39 £24.38 £25.33
South East median hourly rate £17.24 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -1.49% +29.63% -3.57%

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 328 446 528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.31% 11.46% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 257 274
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -1.54% +7.79%
10th Percentile £133 £150 £163
90th Percentile £450 £505 £479
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 57 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +29.06%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.63 £10.35
90th Percentile £23.63 £43.00 £25.80
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +10.00% +5.04%

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 18 November 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 2017. 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 -11 50 £238 -15.18% 1
Fareham +10 17 £173 -43.21% 1
Southampton +8 9 £180 -15.29% 2
Portsmouth -3 8 £373 +24.17% 1
Winchester +4 6 £273 -14.84%
Hook +5 5 £288 +55.41% 1
Andover - 5 £538 -
Havant -11 4 - -
Ringwood - 3 £188 -
Fleet +9 1 - -
Farnborough +2 1 - -
Eastleigh -2 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
South East

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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 77 (55.40%) Microsoft
2 47 (33.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 37 (26.62%) Security Cleared
3 37 (26.62%) Microsoft Office
4 35 (25.18%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (24.46%) Project Management
6 29 (20.86%) Finance
6 29 (20.86%) Telecoms
7 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Project
7 19 (13.67%) SC Cleared
8 18 (12.95%) SharePoint
9 17 (12.23%) SQL
9 17 (12.23%) Windows
10 15 (10.79%) PMO
11 14 (10.07%) PRINCE2
11 14 (10.07%) MS Visio
12 13 (9.35%) Cisco
13 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
13 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
13 12 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
14 11 (7.91%) Migration
14 11 (7.91%) ITIL
15 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
15 10 (7.19%) iPad
16 9 (6.47%) Service Management
16 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
17 8 (5.76%) LAN
17 8 (5.76%) WAN
17 8 (5.76%) VBA

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 18 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 47 (33.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 37 (26.62%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (10.07%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.72%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.32%) Office 365
2 3 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.44%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.44%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (5.76%) Firewall
2 8 (5.76%) LAN
2 8 (5.76%) WAN
3 7 (5.04%) DWDM
3 7 (5.04%) Ethernet
3 7 (5.04%) SDH
3 7 (5.04%) VoIP
3 7 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (2.88%) SNMP
6 3 (2.16%) DHCP
6 3 (2.16%) IPv4
6 3 (2.16%) IPv6
6 3 (2.16%) Network Security
6 3 (2.16%) VPN
7 2 (1.44%) Wireless
8 1 (0.72%) BGP
8 1 (0.72%) MPLS
8 1 (0.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.44%) MS Access
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (0.72%) EDMS
4 1 (0.72%) QlikView
4 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.72%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Cucumber
1 2 (1.44%) Selenium
General
1 29 (20.86%) Finance
1 29 (20.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.88%) Retail
3 3 (2.16%) Banking
3 3 (2.16%) Dutch Language
3 3 (2.16%) German Language
3 3 (2.16%) Polish Language
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Electronics
5 1 (0.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.72%) Private Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (24.46%) Analyst
2 19 (13.67%) Coordinator
3 14 (10.07%) Project Coordinator
4 13 (9.35%) Administrator
5 12 (8.63%) Project Manager
6 9 (6.47%) Data Analyst
7 8 (5.76%) Financial Analyst
8 7 (5.04%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) Project Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Desktop Support
9 6 (4.32%) Desktop Technician
9 6 (4.32%) Developer
9 6 (4.32%) Telecoms Manager
10 5 (3.60%) PMO Lead
10 5 (3.60%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.60%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
11 4 (2.88%) Analyst Developer
11 4 (2.88%) Report Analyst
11 4 (2.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) .NET
2 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (25.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.19%) iPad
3 6 (4.32%) iPhone
4 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.16%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.44%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.72%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.23%) Windows
2 7 (5.04%) Windows 7
3 6 (4.32%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.32%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.46%) Project Management
2 14 (10.07%) PRINCE2
3 12 (8.63%) Customer Requirements
3 12 (8.63%) Data Analysis
3 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
3 12 (8.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (7.91%) ITIL
4 11 (7.91%) Migration
5 10 (7.19%) Service Delivery
6 9 (6.47%) Service Management
7 7 (5.04%) Analytics
8 6 (4.32%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (4.32%) Time Management
9 5 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.60%) Document Management
9 5 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (2.88%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.88%) Network Management
10 4 (2.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (2.16%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) SQL
2 8 (5.76%) VBA
3 6 (4.32%) Python
4 5 (3.60%) R
5 3 (2.16%) C#
5 3 (2.16%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.44%) Java
7 1 (0.72%) VB
7 1 (0.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 37 (26.62%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.76%) Degree
4 6 (4.32%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.60%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.60%) CCNP
5 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.88%) CCIE
6 4 (2.88%) CCIE Service Provider
6 4 (2.88%) CCSP
7 2 (1.44%) ACCA
7 2 (1.44%) CIMA
7 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.72%) APMP
8 1 (0.72%) CCDP
8 1 (0.72%) CCSA
8 1 (0.72%) CCSE
8 1 (0.72%) MCDST
8 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.72%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.79%) PMO
2 2 (1.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) GAAP
3 1 (0.72%) GDPR
3 1 (0.72%) MiFID
3 1 (0.72%) P3O
3 1 (0.72%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (2.88%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.16%) Cacti
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 77 (55.40%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.35%) Cisco
3 6 (4.32%) SAP
3 6 (4.32%) Symantec
4 5 (3.60%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.60%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.88%) Foundry
5 4 (2.88%) Motorola
6 3 (2.16%) Remedy
7 2 (1.44%) BMC
7 2 (1.44%) Citrix
7 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.44%) Tableau
7 2 (1.44%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) Adobe
8 1 (0.72%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.72%) Capita
8 1 (0.72%) Cognos
8 1 (0.72%) HP
8 1 (0.72%) NetApp