The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 3 months to 29 June 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 18 11
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 10 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 8.85% 4.83% 6.85%
As % of the Applications category 76.92% 41.18% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £340 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.63% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £183 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £368 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +14.81%  

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 Newbury with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 17 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 11.50% 11.72% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 17
Median daily rate £305 £218 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.22% -33.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £156 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £359 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +5.46% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Newbury

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Newbury

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Newbury

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Kanban
2 8 (80.00%) RESTful
2 8 (80.00%) WebCenter
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Remedy
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microservices
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 8 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Architect
1 8 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Quantity Surveyor
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Quantity Surveyor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) RESTful
1 8 (80.00%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Kanban
2 8 (80.00%) Scrum
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy