Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 57 51
Rank change year-on-year +23 -6 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 25 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.48% 0.67% 1.67%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 15.15% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 2 5
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £200 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -18.37% -36.77%
10th Percentile £300 £169 £149
90th Percentile £509 £221 £422
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £200
% change year-on-year +14.29% +75.00% -15.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £10.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.30 £12.30 £12.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% -1.60% -82.76%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 70 33 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 9.75% 4.45% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 29
Northamptonshire median daily rate £300 £175 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -36.82% -17.93%
10th Percentile £160 £110 £111
90th Percentile £491 £400 £440
East Midlands median daily rate £320 £305 £265
% change year-on-year +4.92% +15.09% +17.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 29
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.25 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.70% +15.22% +4.55%
10th Percentile £9.95 £11.19 £10.11
90th Percentile £15.00 £16.58 £19.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.30 £11.38 £13.00
% change year-on-year +8.13% -12.50% -0.95%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 July 2017. 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 +14 13 £475 - 1
Kettering - 7 £350 - 1
Microsoft Excel
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 8 (32.00%) PMO
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
6 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
6 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
7 4 (16.00%) Change Control
7 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
7 4 (16.00%) Migration
8 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (8.00%) SDLC
9 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
9 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (8.00%) SQL

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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (4.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (4.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Supplier Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) IT Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) PMO Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Report Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Data Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Governance Manager
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PMO Planner
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 5 (20.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 5 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 4 (16.00%) Change Control
4 4 (16.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (16.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
5 3 (12.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 3 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (12.00%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 3 (12.00%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) PMO
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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