The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
East Midlands / Lincolnshire
Rank 14 9 7
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 2.04% 3.13% 13.64%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £342 £325
% change year-on-year -0.58% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% +59.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 1 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 4.08% 3.13% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £438 - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +185.71% +59.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Lincolnshire

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Avionics
3 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (25.00%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) ANOVA
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Military
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) WPF

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 (25.00%) ArcGIS
1 1 (25.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Avionics
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) COM
1 1 (25.00%) DCOM
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ANOVA
1 1 (25.00%) Budget Control
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Earned Value Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (25.00%) SOLID
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft