Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3 -23
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 42 26 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.40% 2.96% 2.67%
As % of the Applications category 33.87% 28.26% 40.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 9 21
South London median daily rate £450 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +33.33% -54.55%
10th Percentile £288 £193 £175
90th Percentile £513 £513 £588
London median daily rate £408 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.88% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.00% +185.71% -62.16%
10th Percentile £20.88 £49.25 £14.95
90th Percentile £37.25 £75.00 £20.45
London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -6.67% +30.43%

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 South London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 124 92 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 7.09% 10.47% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 44 50
South London median daily rate £375 £365 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% +13.18% -0.77%
10th Percentile £253 £154 £173
90th Percentile £514 £539 £476
London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
South London median hourly rate £19.00 £50.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.00% +156.41% +14.71%
10th Percentile £12.00 £20.95 £13.68
90th Percentile £37.25 £51.75 £28.05
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -2.44% +24.24% -2.94%

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 24 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in South London over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 June 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 -40 22 £450 +10.77% 2
Bromley +3 15 £463 - 4
Sutton -4 2 £160 - 5
Merton -10 2 - -
Microsoft Excel
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 20 (47.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VBA
3 11 (26.19%) ITIL
3 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (26.19%) Finance
4 10 (23.81%) Degree
4 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 7 (16.67%) Tableau
7 7 (16.67%) SAS
8 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
8 6 (14.29%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 6 (14.29%) Oracle
8 6 (14.29%) Analytics
8 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
8 6 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
8 6 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (11.90%) User Experience
9 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
9 5 (11.90%) SAP
9 5 (11.90%) HTML
9 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling

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 7 (16.67%) SAS
2 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
3 3 (7.14%) Confluence
3 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.14%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) Jetty
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (11.90%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.14%) Base SAS
3 3 (7.14%) Big Data
3 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.14%) MS Access
3 3 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Spotfire
4 2 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Ant
2 3 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (7.14%) ClearCase
2 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.14%) FishEye
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Gradle
2 3 (7.14%) Hudson
2 3 (7.14%) IntelliJ
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) Maven
2 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.14%) Poseidon for UML
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) German Language
4 1 (2.38%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Local Government
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) SAS Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Excel Developer
5 6 (14.29%) VBA Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Access Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Access VBA Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Configuration Manager
6 5 (11.90%) Excel VBA Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Applications Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Project Officer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
8 3 (7.14%) Spotfire Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) HTML
2 3 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 3 (7.14%) Apache Camel
2 3 (7.14%) GWT
2 3 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.14%) HTML5
2 3 (7.14%) JMS
2 3 (7.14%) jQuery
2 3 (7.14%) JSON
2 3 (7.14%) Node.js
2 3 (7.14%) Play Framework
2 3 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (7.14%) React
2 3 (7.14%) Spring
2 3 (7.14%) STL
2 3 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 5 (11.90%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Derivative
3 3 (7.14%) FMCG
4 2 (4.76%) CMDB
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.38%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) PMI
5 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.14%) CentOS
2 3 (7.14%) Debian
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (14.29%) Analytics
2 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 6 (14.29%) Scrum
2 6 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
2 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
3 5 (11.90%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.14%) Chemistry
5 3 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 3 (7.14%) Kanban
5 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.14%) Statistics
5 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.95%) VBA
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) VB
3 3 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (7.14%) C++
3 3 (7.14%) Clojure
3 3 (7.14%) ClojureScript
3 3 (7.14%) Groovy
3 3 (7.14%) Java
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.14%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) Ruby
3 3 (7.14%) Scala
3 3 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
3 8 (19.05%) SC Cleared
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.76%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) CDISC
1 3 (7.14%) GDPR
2 2 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Tableau
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle
4 5 (11.90%) SAP
4 5 (11.90%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.14%) Capita
5 3 (7.14%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.14%) Cognos
5 3 (7.14%) Hortonworks
5 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (7.14%) Sybase
6 1 (2.38%) Anaplan
6 1 (2.38%) Splunk