The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 15 16 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.06% 1.85% 3.85%
As % of the Applications category 18.18% 28.57% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £350 - £354
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £342 £325
% change year-on-year +0.87% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.60% +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 Newbury with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11 7 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 11.34% 6.48% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 27
Median daily rate £288 - £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 - £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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 Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 Newbury

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Newbury

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Newbury

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 MS Excel.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) GitHub
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) MBA
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) PMI

MS Excel
Top Related 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Build and Release Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Build Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MBA
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter