Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 56 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 109 122 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.12% 3.41% 3.12%
As % of the Applications category 33.54% 30.12% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 75 83
Hampshire median daily rate £220 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £135 £131 £165
90th Percentile £384 £454 £470
South East median daily rate £300 £325 £318
% change year-on-year -7.69% +2.20% +7.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £22.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.85% -16.98% +83.33%
10th Percentile £11.81 £12.14 £11.73
90th Percentile £24.62 £23.75 £27.95
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £13.75 £12.48
% change year-on-year +30.91% +10.22% -13.22%

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 325 405 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.29% 11.31% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 235 242
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.77% - -0.96%
10th Percentile £135 £146 £163
90th Percentile £438 £500 £488
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 43
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.62 £19.44 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.51% +21.47% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.05 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.76 £32.50 £35.55
South East median hourly rate £16.22 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +8.10% - +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 23 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 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 -15 28 £165 -48.59% 1
Fareham +7 14 £173 -40.52% 1
Hook +4 11 £306 +56.65% 1
Portsmouth 0 9 £330 -20.00% 3
Winchester +2 5 £220 -29.03% 1
Southampton 0 5 £288 +15.00% 4
Havant -12 4 - - 1
Farnborough +2 3 - - 1
Ringwood - 3 £188 -
Fleet +6 2 - - 1
Eastleigh -2 1 - - 2
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 40 (36.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 35 (32.11%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (25.69%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (24.77%) Telecoms
6 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
7 22 (20.18%) Finance
8 20 (18.35%) SharePoint
9 17 (15.60%) Project Management
9 17 (15.60%) PMO
10 15 (13.76%) SC Cleared
10 15 (13.76%) Windows
10 15 (13.76%) SQL
11 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (10.09%) iPad
12 11 (10.09%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
14 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
14 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (8.26%) Data Analysis
15 8 (7.34%) ITIL
16 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
16 7 (6.42%) Spreadsheet
16 7 (6.42%) iPhone
16 7 (6.42%) Windows 8
16 7 (6.42%) Analytics
16 7 (6.42%) SAP
16 7 (6.42%) VBA
16 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery

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 20 (18.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (36.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 28 (25.69%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
5 7 (6.42%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.92%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.92%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Changepoint
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.75%) Office 365
2 2 (1.83%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.50%) LAN
3 3 (2.75%) DHCP
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
3 3 (2.75%) IPv4
3 3 (2.75%) IPv6
3 3 (2.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) Skype
4 1 (0.92%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (3.67%) MS Access
2 4 (3.67%) QlikView
3 3 (2.75%) EDMS
3 3 (2.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.92%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.92%) Power BI
5 1 (0.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
1 3 (2.75%) Selenium
General
1 27 (24.77%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.18%) Finance
3 3 (2.75%) Dutch Language
3 3 (2.75%) German Language
3 3 (2.75%) Polish Language
4 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 2 (1.83%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (30.28%) Analyst
2 12 (11.01%) Data Analyst
3 8 (7.34%) Administrator
3 8 (7.34%) Financial Analyst
4 7 (6.42%) Desktop Support
5 6 (5.50%) Desktop Technician
6 5 (4.59%) Coordinator
6 5 (4.59%) Developer
6 5 (4.59%) Project Administrator
6 5 (4.59%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (4.59%) Project Manager
6 5 (4.59%) Report Analyst
7 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Project Officer
7 4 (3.67%) Project Support Officer
7 4 (3.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.67%) Support Officer
7 4 (3.67%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (32.11%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.09%) iPad
3 7 (6.42%) iPhone
4 6 (5.50%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.75%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.92%) Life Science
7 1 (0.92%) PMI
7 1 (0.92%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.76%) Windows
2 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.42%) Windows 8
3 6 (5.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.92%) AIX
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.60%) Project Management
2 11 (10.09%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (8.26%) Data Analysis
3 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2
3 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (7.34%) ITIL
5 7 (6.42%) Analytics
5 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.50%) Document Management
6 6 (5.50%) Time Management
7 5 (4.59%) Visualisation
8 4 (3.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (3.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (3.67%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.67%) Migration
8 4 (3.67%) Service Management
8 4 (3.67%) Test Scripting
9 3 (2.75%) Business Analysis
9 3 (2.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.76%) SQL
2 7 (6.42%) VBA
3 6 (5.50%) Python
4 5 (4.59%) R
5 3 (2.75%) Java
6 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (21.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.76%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) Degree
4 5 (4.59%) APMP
5 2 (1.83%) ACCA
5 2 (1.83%) CIMA
6 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.92%) CAPM
6 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.92%) HNC
6 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.92%) PMP
6 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.92%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.60%) PMO
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) COBIT
3 1 (0.92%) GAAP
3 1 (0.92%) GDPR
3 1 (0.92%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.92%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.92%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (5.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.75%) Cacti
4 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 46 (42.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.42%) SAP
3 6 (5.50%) Symantec
4 3 (2.75%) Netezza
4 3 (2.75%) Oracle
4 3 (2.75%) Tableau
5 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.92%) Adobe
6 1 (0.92%) Apple
6 1 (0.92%) BMC
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco
6 1 (0.92%) Cognos
6 1 (0.92%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) IFS
6 1 (0.92%) Intel
6 1 (0.92%) NetApp
6 1 (0.92%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.92%) Remedy
6 1 (0.92%) VMware
6 1 (0.92%) Xerox