Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

Microsoft Excel
London > South London
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 60 40
Rank change year-on-year -8 -20 -27
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 56 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.39% 3.61% 4.22%
As % of the Applications category 52.83% 34.95% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 20
South London median daily rate £300 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -12.90%
10th Percentile £160 £109 £112
90th Percentile £691 £570 £600
London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
South London median hourly rate £19.38 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.25% - +233.33%
10th Percentile £14.48 £30.98 £22.44
90th Percentile £47.38 £50.00 £74.33
London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.91 £18.75
% change year-on-year +5.47% +6.19% +10.29%

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 106 103 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 6.42% 10.32% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 52 72
South London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.07% +0.07% -6.67%
10th Percentile £160 £172 £155
90th Percentile £675 £495 £550
London median daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 6
South London median hourly rate £22.88 £50.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.25% +25.00% +166.67%
10th Percentile £14.78 £14.39 £11.44
90th Percentile £46.48 £50.00 £67.38
London median hourly rate £20.55 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +24.55% -2.94% +6.25%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 £200 -33.33%
Bromley -9 9 £325 +44.44% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -12 3 £390 +73.33% 2
Sutton - 2 £255 - 1
Merton -16 1 - -
Wandsworth - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
London

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 South London region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
3 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
3 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (32.14%) Migration
5 16 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (25.00%) Windows
8 13 (23.21%) SAS
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
10 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (19.64%) VBA
11 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (16.07%) MS Visio
13 8 (14.29%) Project Management
13 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
13 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
14 7 (12.50%) Power BI
14 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 7 (12.50%) ETL
14 7 (12.50%) XML
14 7 (12.50%) Scrum
14 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
15 6 (10.71%) Banking
15 6 (10.71%) Linux
15 6 (10.71%) MS Access
15 6 (10.71%) SAS EBI
15 6 (10.71%) Spreadsheet

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 13 (23.21%) SAS
2 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (16.07%) MS Visio
4 6 (10.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) DHCP
2 1 (1.79%) DNS
2 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.79%) Firewall
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
2 1 (1.79%) LAN
2 1 (1.79%) Network Security
2 1 (1.79%) SAN
2 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.79%) VPN
2 1 (1.79%) WAN
2 1 (1.79%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (12.50%) Power BI
3 6 (10.71%) MS Access
3 6 (10.71%) SAS EBI
4 5 (8.93%) Big Data
4 5 (8.93%) EDRMS
4 5 (8.93%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (8.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (8.93%) Star Schema
5 3 (5.36%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (5.36%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 5 (8.93%) German Language
4 4 (7.14%) French Language
4 4 (7.14%) Italian Language
4 4 (7.14%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.36%) Dutch Language
5 3 (5.36%) Legal
6 2 (3.57%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (3.57%) Retail
7 1 (1.79%) Back Office
7 1 (1.79%) Croatian Language
7 1 (1.79%) Finnish Language
7 1 (1.79%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Japanese Language
7 1 (1.79%) Korean Language
7 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Data Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.50%) Coordinator
4 5 (8.93%) Data Business Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Data Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Consultant
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Advisor
7 2 (3.57%) IT Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Operations Business Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) Research Analyst
7 2 (3.57%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) REST
3 2 (3.57%) EDI
4 1 (1.79%) MDX
4 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) Migration
2 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) ETL
5 7 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) Operations Research
7 5 (8.93%) Analytics
7 5 (8.93%) Customer Engagement
7 5 (8.93%) Data Integration
7 5 (8.93%) Data Modelling
7 5 (8.93%) SQL Optimisation
7 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
7 5 (8.93%) Time Management
7 5 (8.93%) Validation
7 5 (8.93%) Visualisation
8 4 (7.14%) Cash Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Entry
9 3 (5.36%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) VBA
2 9 (16.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.93%) AWK
3 5 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.93%) SAS Macro
3 5 (8.93%) sed
3 5 (8.93%) VBScript
4 2 (3.57%) R
5 1 (1.79%) ABAP
5 1 (1.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Security Cleared
2 23 (41.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) CCDA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) CCNP
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.79%) ISEB
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIA
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.79%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 6 (10.71%) QA
3 1 (1.79%) GAMP
3 1 (1.79%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (41.07%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Greenplum
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
3 4 (7.14%) Tableau
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Dell
4 1 (1.79%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.79%) Juniper
4 1 (1.79%) Lotus
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.79%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.79%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.79%) VMware