Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 31 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 12 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.84% 1.66% 0.74%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 27.78% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Ipswich median daily rate £395 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.42% - -
Suffolk median daily rate £385 £400 -
% change year-on-year -3.75% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Ipswich median hourly rate - - £13.50
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.73 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +9.11% -

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 Ipswich with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 32 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 12.90% 5.96% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 4
Ipswich median daily rate £375 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +22.58% +7.94%
10th Percentile £103 £294 £297
90th Percentile £432 £575 £488
Suffolk median daily rate £360 £300 £299
% change year-on-year +20.00% +0.42% -18.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Ipswich median hourly rate - £8.75 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -33.96% -15.87%
Suffolk median hourly rate £11.48 £12.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -6.29% -5.77% -18.11%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

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 19 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (33.33%) QA
4 4 (33.33%) CAPA
4 4 (33.33%) PDCA
4 4 (33.33%) Internal Audit
4 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 3 (25.00%) DTS
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) PDM
5 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (25.00%) GDPR
5 3 (25.00%) Huawei
6 2 (16.67%) Use Case
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 1 (8.33%) ETL
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services

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:

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DTS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Email Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Security Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Security Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CAPA
1 4 (33.33%) Internal Audit
1 4 (33.33%) PDCA
2 3 (25.00%) PDM
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Use Case
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
1 4 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (25.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Huawei
3 1 (8.33%) Planview