Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 February 2020 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 51 46
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 38 36 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.35% 3.26% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 24.49% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 43
Milton Keynes median daily rate £250 £330 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +8.20% -12.86%
10th Percentile £185 £225 £220
90th Percentile £425 £493 £476
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £250 £255 £320
% change year-on-year -1.96% -20.31% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 10
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.90 £11.00 £11.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.18% -1.96% +16.51%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £20.85 £14.61 £25.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.90 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -8.46% -23.53% +66.67%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 114 147 216
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.06% 13.33% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 87 129
Milton Keynes median daily rate £300 £280 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -15.79% -8.90%
10th Percentile £163 £161 £166
90th Percentile £508 £493 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £288 £263 £325
% change year-on-year +9.73% -19.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 34 20
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £10.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +34.62% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.50
90th Percentile £20.05 £26.65 £20.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -22.22% +44.00%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
4 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Proactive Management
5 7 (18.42%) Finance
5 7 (18.42%) Remedy
6 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 6 (15.79%) Windows
6 6 (15.79%) MS Access
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (15.79%) Logistics
7 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.16%) Oracle
7 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
8 4 (10.53%) SAP
8 4 (10.53%) Office 365
8 4 (10.53%) Data Entry
9 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (7.89%) Project Management
9 3 (7.89%) Validation
9 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.63%) AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) MS Access
2 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) OLAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.63%) Semantic Layer
3 1 (2.63%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) HP UFT
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Problem Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.26%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Deployment Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Database Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Excel Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Telephony Administrator
6 1 (2.63%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Test Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Problem Management
2 8 (21.05%) Proactive Management
2 8 (21.05%) Trend Analysis
3 6 (15.79%) Logistics
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) Data Entry
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (7.89%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (7.89%) Project Management
6 3 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.89%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Accounts Receivable
7 2 (5.26%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.26%) Information Security
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 2 (5.26%) Project Delivery
7 2 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) VBA
3 1 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 10 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) PMO
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Remedy
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Capita
5 1 (2.63%) Ceridian
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com