Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 65 55
Rank change year-on-year -26 -10 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 51 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 2.76% 3.59% 4.08%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 47.13% 39.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 22 34
South London median daily rate £525 £200 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +162.50% -33.33% -24.76%
10th Percentile £325 £160 £148
90th Percentile £538 £535 £588
London median daily rate £415 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.35% +13.33% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
South London median hourly rate £26.00 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% - +344.44%
London median hourly rate £23.88 £23.75 £17.93
% change year-on-year +0.55% +32.50% +5.44%

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 136 87 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 7.35% 7.62% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 46 68
South London median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £280 £160 £209
90th Percentile £550 £606 £496
London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 5
South London median hourly rate £26.00 £34.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.09% +63.10% +23.53%
10th Percentile £18.40 £18.23 £14.70
90th Percentile £41.70 £51.75 £50.00
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% +27.27% -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 23 September 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 September 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 -22 29 £525 +162.50% 3
Bromley +3 13 £410 -25.45% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +10 4 £450 - 2
Merton +3 4 £475 -
Microsoft Excel
London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) MS Visio
3 27 (52.94%) Oracle
3 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.98%) PowerShell
4 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
4 26 (50.98%) ETL
4 26 (50.98%) Scrum
5 25 (49.02%) Unix
5 25 (49.02%) Python
5 25 (49.02%) Data Analysis
6 23 (45.10%) Korn
6 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (45.10%) Data Extraction
6 23 (45.10%) Test Automation
6 23 (45.10%) Hadoop
6 23 (45.10%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (45.10%) Amazon S3
6 23 (45.10%) Wiki
6 23 (45.10%) Windows
6 23 (45.10%) Shell Script
6 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
6 23 (45.10%) Puppet
6 23 (45.10%) Apache Hive
6 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (45.10%) Build Automation
6 23 (45.10%) Big Data
6 23 (45.10%) Cloudera
6 23 (45.10%) Sqoop
6 23 (45.10%) Jenkins

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 4 (7.84%) SAS
1 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (54.90%) MS Visio
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon EC2
1 23 (45.10%) Amazon S3
1 23 (45.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 3 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) ADSL
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (3.92%) Firewall
1 2 (3.92%) ISDN
1 2 (3.92%) LAN
1 2 (3.92%) MPLS
1 2 (3.92%) Network Security
1 2 (3.92%) SSH
1 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.92%) WAN
1 2 (3.92%) Wireless
2 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (50.98%) SQL Server
2 23 (45.10%) Apache Hive
2 23 (45.10%) Big Data
2 23 (45.10%) Hadoop
2 23 (45.10%) Impala
2 23 (45.10%) Sqoop
3 5 (9.80%) Data Mining
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.88%) Data Lake
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (5.88%) Power BI
5 3 (5.88%) PowerPivot
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.92%) Base SAS
6 2 (3.92%) DB2
Development Applications
1 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Publishing
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.96%) French Language
4 1 (1.96%) German Language
4 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.96%) Legal
4 1 (1.96%) Portuguese Language
4 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (45.10%) Platform Engineer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 7 (13.73%) Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) SAS Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Content Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Designer
6 2 (3.92%) Excel Developer
6 2 (3.92%) HR Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Network Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Network Security Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) JSON
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) Wiki
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.92%) PMI
4 2 (3.92%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.92%) Taxonomies
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.96%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Unix
2 23 (45.10%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (50.98%) ETL
2 26 (50.98%) Scrum
3 25 (49.02%) Data Analysis
4 23 (45.10%) Build Automation
4 23 (45.10%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (45.10%) Data Extraction
4 23 (45.10%) Test Automation
5 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) Analytics
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.76%) Mathematics
9 5 (9.80%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (9.80%) Project Management
10 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics
10 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
11 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
11 3 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (5.88%) Kimball Methodology
11 3 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 26 (50.98%) PowerShell
3 25 (49.02%) Python
4 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
4 23 (45.10%) Korn
4 23 (45.10%) Shell Script
5 4 (7.84%) VBA
6 3 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (3.92%) MATLAB
7 2 (3.92%) R
8 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (5.88%) PMO
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) GDPR
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) Ansible
1 23 (45.10%) Hadoop YARN
1 23 (45.10%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (45.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Oracle
2 23 (45.10%) Cloudera
3 16 (31.37%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) Workday
6 1 (1.96%) Ariba