Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 32 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 18 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.76% 3.82% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 41.86% 47.22% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 1
Liverpool median daily rate £275 £185 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.85% -32.82% +19.57%
10th Percentile £153 £158 £263
90th Percentile £638 £475 £288
Merseyside median daily rate £291 £190 £313
% change year-on-year +53.16% -39.20% +69.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.04% +50.00% -88.50%
10th Percentile £17.25 £11.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £19.75 £15.25 £9.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £9.00
% change year-on-year +37.04% +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 43 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 11.38% 8.09% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 8
Liverpool median daily rate £291 £190 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.16% -30.91% +52.78%
10th Percentile £149 £158 £191
90th Percentile £515 £475 £338
Merseyside median daily rate £323 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -0.77% +8.33% +75.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Liverpool median hourly rate £15.13 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.04% -15.63% -
10th Percentile £13.79 £11.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £19.75 £15.25 £17.69
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -15.63% -

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 9 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (38.89%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) PMO
5 3 (16.67%) Workday
5 3 (16.67%) GDPR
5 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Workday HCM
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) VBA
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (16.67%) MS Access
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) OLAP
6 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared

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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (5.56%) AutoCAD
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (16.67%) MS Access
2 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP
2 2 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) QlikView
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Functional Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Workday Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 2 (11.11%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Assistant
5 1 (5.56%) PMO Officer
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Trainer
5 1 (5.56%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Ajax
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) XHTML
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) VB
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) PMO
2 3 (16.67%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Workday
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) iManage