Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 22 September 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 28 72
Rank change year-on-year -16 +44 -43
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 10 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 4.57% 1.98% 1.74%
As % of the Applications category 21.28% 10.00% 27.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
Renfrewshire median daily rate £295 - £380
10th Percentile £290 - £249
90th Percentile £318 - £438
Scotland median daily rate £320 £346 £300
% change year-on-year -7.51% +15.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £30.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -37.10% -
Scotland median hourly rate £20.38 £16.25 £13.68
% change year-on-year +25.38% +18.79% +40.31%

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 47 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 21.46% 19.80% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 16 32
Renfrewshire median daily rate £408 £265 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.77% -5.36% +5.66%
10th Percentile £278 £169 £224
90th Percentile £437 £291 £345
Scotland median daily rate £338 £350 £315
% change year-on-year -3.57% +11.29% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £30.00 £19.00 £30.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.89% -37.10% +63.27%
Scotland median hourly rate £16.25 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -7.14% -9.68%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Renfrewshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Renfrewshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Renfrewshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Erskine -18 9 £295 -
Renfrew - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Excel
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Escalation Management
2 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
2 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) MS Access
6 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (10.00%) McAfee
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Process Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) UAT Tester
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Decision-Making
1 5 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) McAfee
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy