The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.43% 2.67% 3.00%
As % of the Applications category 22.73% 36.36% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £369 £313 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.00% +9.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £368 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £11.35 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +10.71%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 22 33 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 6.30% 7.33% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 22
Median daily rate £294 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.23% +14.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £89 £157 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.44 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.12% +4.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Nottingham

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Nottingham

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (9.09%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) QlikView
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
1 1 (9.09%) QlikView
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Support Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Accounts Assistant
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Commercial Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Finance Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Supervisor
2 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Support Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Data Management
1 2 (18.18%) Line Management
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
1 2 (18.18%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
2 1 (9.09%) Spend Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau