The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 23 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
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 33 34
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.23% 2.65% 3.04%
As % of the Applications category 20.83% 34.21% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 8
Median daily rate £369 £350 £261
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.35% +33.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £275 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £365 £430
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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 24 38 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.91% 7.76% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 24
Median daily rate £319 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +19.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £163 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.44 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.12% -16.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.85 £14.46 £32.50
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 Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -3 5 £369 +18.00% 1
Microsoft Excel
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) QlikView
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (8.33%) Spend Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
4 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (41.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Accounts Assistant
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Commercial Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Finance Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Supervisor
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Supervisor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Data Management
2 2 (16.67%) Line Management
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Spend Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau