Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 16 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 17 22
Rank change year-on-year -16 +5 +8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 3 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 1.38% 6.10% 2.73%
As % of the Applications category 9.68% 66.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 3
Knutsford median daily rate £265 £230 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.22% -38.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £195 £163 £341
90th Percentile £345 £375 £416
Cheshire median daily rate £340 £300 £450
% change year-on-year +13.33% -33.33% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +3.46% - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 31 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 14.22% 9.15% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 5
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £344 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -0.36% -13.75%
10th Percentile £298 £169 £307
90th Percentile £403 £410 £409
Cheshire median daily rate £360 £335 £348
% change year-on-year +7.46% -3.60% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +34.62% - -8.77%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Knutsford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Knutsford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Knutsford over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 16 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Transition Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Case Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Trustwave