Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 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 Excel
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 41 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -13
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 11 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.18% 2.07% 3.18%
As % of the Applications category 37.93% 32.26% 29.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 11
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £295 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.17% -15.71% +20.17%
10th Percentile £159 £228 £128
90th Percentile £475 £377 £375
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £325 £344
% change year-on-year - -5.45% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £78.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -88.50% +334.72%
10th Percentile £11.75 £8.50 £31.43
90th Percentile £15.25 £9.50 £130.48
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.50 £9.00 £78.25
% change year-on-year +50.00% -88.50% +334.72%

Microsoft 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 Liverpool with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 29 31 58
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 5.74% 6.40% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 25
Liverpool median daily rate £338 £263 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +5.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £158 £207 £126
90th Percentile £475 £403 £388
Merseyside median daily rate £338 £315 £234
% change year-on-year +7.14% +34.76% -24.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 12
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.00 £11.60
90th Percentile £15.25 £16.50 £21.90
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.18 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +19.85% -3.57% -17.65%

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 18 August 2017.

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 18 August 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Google
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (27.27%) JIRA
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (27.27%) Google Drive
3 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) GIS
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Google Drive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
2 2 (18.18%) Power BI
2 2 (18.18%) PowerPivot
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Power BI Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) SSIS Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) SSRS Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Administrator
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Android
2 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Statistics
4 2 (18.18%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Apple