The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 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 29 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.

Microsoft Office Excel
Cheshire / Macclesfield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Macclesfield - 7.84% -
As % of the Applications category - 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £334 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +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 Macclesfield with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Macclesfield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Macclesfield 5.88% 13.73% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £168 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +138.80% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Macclesfield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Macclesfield 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 Macclesfield

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Macclesfield

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Macclesfield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Macclesfield