The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.11% 1.56% 1.18%
As % of the Applications category 4.35% 18.75% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +10.71%  

Microsoft 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 Ipswich with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 23 16 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 25.56% 8.33% 8.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 3
Median daily rate £375 £313 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £130 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Ipswich

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Ipswich

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Planview
2 3 (60.00%) PMO
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) MS Access
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MS Access
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Senior PMO
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Planner
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 2 (40.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Planview
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Ipswich, Suffolk
Etech Partners
Rate: Up To £340 per day - 3 month Rolling.
Posted: 3 days ago