Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 21 August 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
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 18 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.04% 6.96% 2.03%
As % of the Applications category 22.73% 42.31% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Solihull median daily rate £363 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% +30.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £281 £248 £220
90th Percentile £434 £342 £280
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £325 £288
% change year-on-year - +13.04% -10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £15.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.76 £19.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -6.53% +52.00% -32.43%

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 Solihull with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 22 26 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 8.98% 16.46% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Solihull median daily rate £275 £331 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.98% +10.42% +11.11%
10th Percentile £131 £223 £231
90th Percentile £445 £400 £376
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £338 £311
% change year-on-year -3.70% +8.43% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £15.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year -10.01% +18.53% -13.04%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Solihull

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Solihull

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Solihull over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Solihull

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Tandberg
2 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) iPhone
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 2 (40.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) iPhone
1 2 (40.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (20.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Tandberg
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow