Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 23 November 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 61 42
Rank change year-on-year -16 -19 -10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 8 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.09% 2.94% 4.96%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 42.00% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 30
Oxford median daily rate £375 £363 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +16.00% -19.35%
10th Percentile £213 £188 £85
90th Percentile £525 £470 £451
Oxfordshire median daily rate £373 £400 £333
% change year-on-year -6.88% +20.30% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Oxford median hourly rate £16.31 £14.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.65% +23.96% -7.69%
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £16.31 £16.94 £11.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +53.98% -33.33%

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 Oxford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 32 50 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.35% 7.00% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 45
Oxford median daily rate £463 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +74.53% -11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £136 £150 £130
90th Percentile £525 £433 £450
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £300 £319
% change year-on-year +33.33% -5.88% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 8
Oxford median hourly rate £12.12 £13.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.53% -33.75% +53.85%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.64 £12.35
90th Percentile £20.45 £20.00 £47.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £10.00 £15.63 £14.00
% change year-on-year -36.00% +11.61% -1.75%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Oxford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Oxford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Oxford over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Oxford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Oxford

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

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Legal
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle FAH
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Data Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) ERP Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
1 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Order to Cash
1 2 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) GDPR
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware