Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 August 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 44 42
Rank change year-on-year +28 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 25 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.83% 2.19% 2.07%
As % of the Applications category 53.19% 39.29% 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 4
Liverpool median daily rate £300 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +10.17% -15.71%
10th Percentile £213 £159 £228
90th Percentile £451 £475 £377
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.56% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.33 £13.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% +50.00% -88.50%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £15.65 £15.25 £9.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.33 £13.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year -1.30% +50.00% -88.50%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 47 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.84% 5.57% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 9
Liverpool median daily rate £338 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +27.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £186 £159 £213
90th Percentile £475 £475 £405
Merseyside median daily rate £350 £350 £315
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 3
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £9.50
90th Percentile £17.80 £15.25 £16.10
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £16.18 £13.50
% change year-on-year -10.38% +19.85% -3.57%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Liverpool

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Liverpool

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Liverpool

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Liverpool

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

1 11 (44.00%) Facilities Management
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) VB
3 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (24.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Break/Fix
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) MS Access
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (16.00%) VBScript
5 4 (16.00%) GDPR
5 4 (16.00%) PMO
6 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
6 3 (12.00%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) VBA
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) SAP
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Windows
7 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MS Access
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Access Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Excel Developer
5 2 (8.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Project Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Trainer
6 1 (4.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Ajax
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) HTML
1 1 (4.00%) XHTML
1 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Facilities Management
2 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Break/Fix
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (12.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) ETL Development
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) VB
3 4 (16.00%) VBScript
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCAB
2 1 (4.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) GDPR
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) HP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) iManage
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.00%) Wyse