The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 March 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 Office Excel
Surrey / Leatherhead
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 31 -
Rank change year-on-year +18 -  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leatherhead 2.33% 4.68% -
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 80.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -1.07% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.85%  

MS 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 Leatherhead with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leatherhead
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4 10 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leatherhead 9.30% 5.85% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Median daily rate £463 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Leatherhead

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Leatherhead

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Leatherhead

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Leatherhead region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leatherhead 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 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Products Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Test Management
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
1 1 (33.33%) Use Case
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft