Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 21 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 -13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 6 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 3.03% 2.96% 2.79%
As % of the Applications category 18.75% 40.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Knutsford median daily rate £345 £293 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -31.18% +21.43%
10th Percentile £281 £194 £413
90th Percentile £378 £405 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £328 £320 £275
% change year-on-year +2.42% +16.36% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.45 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +3.46% +4.00% -28.57%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 32 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 16.16% 7.41% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
Knutsford median daily rate £370 £388 £312
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +24.30% -28.74%
10th Percentile £315 £233 £300
90th Percentile £400 £423 £428
Cheshire median daily rate £338 £350 £303
% change year-on-year -3.57% +15.70% -5.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £13.00
% change year-on-year -1.75% +9.62% -7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (16.67%) Billing

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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft