Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 22 November 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 32 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 +20
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 6 6 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.86% 2.05% 7.56%
As % of the Applications category 31.58% 75.00% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Luton median daily rate £410 £138 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +198.18% -47.62% -2.78%
10th Percentile £259 £123 £151
90th Percentile £529 £462 £448
Bedfordshire median daily rate £370 £149 £280
% change year-on-year +148.74% -46.88% -13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Luton median hourly rate - - £10.50
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £17.22 £10.30 £10.50
% change year-on-year +67.18% -1.90% -16.00%

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 Luton with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 19 8 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.88% 2.74% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 19
Luton median daily rate £313 £293 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% +39.29% -44.00%
10th Percentile £117 £118 £106
90th Percentile £511 £466 £430
Bedfordshire median daily rate £323 £325 £238
% change year-on-year -0.77% +36.84% -36.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +260.00% -65.17%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £10.30 £10.50
% change year-on-year +142.72% -1.90% -12.50%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Luton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Luton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Luton over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Luton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Luton region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (16.67%) Data Lineage
3 1 (16.67%) Workday
3 1 (16.67%) GDPR
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Taleo
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
1 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Customer Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Data Modeller
1 1 (16.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Manager
1 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Office Support
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ArchiMate
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Insight
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Talend
2 1 (16.67%) Workday