The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salisbury with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Wiltshire / Salisbury
Rank 7 13 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salisbury 20.00% 10.71% 5.71%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 75.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Median daily rate £270 £273 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.93% +0.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £198 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £515 £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +17.85%  

MS 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 Salisbury with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Salisbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6 8 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salisbury 20.00% 14.29% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £270 £315 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.30% +21.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £201 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £715 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Salisbury

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Salisbury

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Salisbury

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Salisbury

MS Excel
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Salisbury region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 10 (90.91%) Resource Allocation
3 9 (81.82%) Finance
4 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
5 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
5 7 (63.64%) MS Project
6 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) GxP
8 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL
9 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 1 (9.09%) Windows
9 1 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (9.09%) ITSM
9 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
9 1 (9.09%) Biology
9 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 1 (9.09%) Military
9 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 1 (9.09%) APMP
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury 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 7 (63.64%) MS Project
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Associate Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Coordinator
2 4 (36.36%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
1 10 (90.91%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (9.09%) Biology
2 1 (9.09%) Chemistry
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) ITSM
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
2 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) APMP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GxP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft