Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 February 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
London > South London
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 59 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 -17 -28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 66 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.71% 2.88% 3.36%
As % of the Applications category 51.16% 33.75% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 14 13
South London median daily rate £375 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% -16.13%
10th Percentile £160 £124 £120
90th Percentile £618 £454 £600
London median daily rate £400 £385 £400
% change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
South London median hourly rate £14.50 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.00% - +222.58%
London median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +25.00%

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 South London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 129 80 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 7.25% 8.52% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 45 52
South London median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £155 £129 £151
90th Percentile £644 £500 £473
London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.33% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
South London median hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.00% +138.10% +40.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.39 £13.97
90th Percentile £28.29 £65.50 £50.00
London median hourly rate £20.76 £18.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +15.31% +9.09% +3.13%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in South London

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in South London

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in South London over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in South London

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in South London

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 South London region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Croydon 0 35 £375 +25.00% 4
Bromley +5 17 £400 +77.78% 1
Sutton -3 5 £243 -
Kingston Upon Thames -12 2 £390 +41.82% 3
Merton -13 1 - - 1
Wandsworth - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
London

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 South London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (39.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.82%) VBA
5 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
6 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (24.24%) SAS
8 16 (24.24%) Migration
9 14 (21.21%) Finance
10 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
11 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (13.64%) Project Management
12 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
12 8 (12.12%) MS Access
13 7 (10.61%) Windows
13 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (10.61%) Banking
13 7 (10.61%) Windows 10
13 7 (10.61%) Big Data
13 7 (10.61%) Analytics
13 7 (10.61%) Visualisation
13 7 (10.61%) Tableau
14 6 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (9.09%) Power BI
14 6 (9.09%) SAS EBI
14 6 (9.09%) Operations Research
14 6 (9.09%) QA
14 6 (9.09%) ITIL

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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 16 (24.24%) SAS
2 10 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft Office
2 26 (39.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (12.12%) MS Visio
4 6 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Carpe Diem
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.52%) Elite 3E
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) MS Access
2 7 (10.61%) Big Data
3 6 (9.09%) Power BI
3 6 (9.09%) SAS EBI
4 5 (7.58%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.58%) EDRMS
5 4 (6.06%) Base SAS
5 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.55%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 3 (4.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) French Language
3 4 (6.06%) German Language
3 4 (6.06%) Italian Language
3 4 (6.06%) Legal
3 4 (6.06%) Spanish Language
4 2 (3.03%) Dutch Language
4 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.03%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Back Office
5 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.52%) Law
5 1 (1.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 31 (46.97%) Analyst
2 15 (22.73%) Business Analyst
3 12 (18.18%) Developer
4 10 (15.15%) SAS Developer
5 9 (13.64%) VBA Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Data Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Data Business Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Excel Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Excel VBA Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Coordinator
9 5 (7.58%) Access Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Access VBA Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) Excel Analyst
9 5 (7.58%) SAS Analyst
10 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) EDI
1 2 (3.03%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.03%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
1 7 (10.61%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (24.24%) Migration
3 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.64%) Project Management
4 7 (10.61%) Analytics
4 7 (10.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.61%) Visualisation
5 6 (9.09%) ITIL
5 6 (9.09%) Operations Research
6 5 (7.58%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
6 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.58%) Scrum
6 5 (7.58%) Supplier Management
6 5 (7.58%) Time Management
7 4 (6.06%) Cash Management
7 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) VBA
2 5 (7.58%) SQL
3 4 (6.06%) VB
4 2 (3.03%) R
5 1 (1.52%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 20 (30.30%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (6.06%) GDPR
3 3 (4.55%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.52%) GAMP
4 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) Tableau
3 6 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (1.52%) Alteryx
4 1 (1.52%) Anaplan
4 1 (1.52%) Lotus
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Splunk