Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 18 January 2018 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 36 45
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 14 36 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.24% 3.80% 2.30%
As % of the Applications category 18.18% 36.36% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 9
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -25.00% +4.58%
10th Percentile £291 £225 £240
90th Percentile £579 £394 £463
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £250 £325
% change year-on-year +40.00% -23.08% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.09 - £9.50
10th Percentile £11.04 - £9.25
90th Percentile £11.13 - £9.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +36.87%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 77 99 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 12.32% 10.44% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 58 33
Northamptonshire median daily rate £325 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.61% -3.23%
10th Percentile £227 £120 £200
90th Percentile £538 £427 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £295
% change year-on-year +8.33% +1.69% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 16
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.00 £11.17 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +6.38% -30.00%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.25 £8.88
90th Percentile £11.16 £14.80 £18.52
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.17 £11.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year -0.71% -10.00% -3.85%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Northamptonshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 7 £363 +16.00% 5
Corby - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 4 (28.57%) CRM
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) JSON
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Governance
4 1 (7.14%) PMO
4 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Administrator
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Product Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Product Management Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (7.14%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 2 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Dependency Management
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Security
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP