Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 67 56
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 -17
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 72 57 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 3.78% 3.47% 3.64%
As % of the Applications category 54.14% 52.78% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 23
South London median daily rate £485 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.67% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £209 £160 £109
90th Percentile £538 £691 £570
London median daily rate £425 £413 £389
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.11% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 6
South London median hourly rate £44.18 £23.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.02% -52.50% -
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.11 £19.91
% change year-on-year -5.27% +6.04% +6.19%

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 133 108 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 6.99% 6.57% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 74 52
South London median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +7.07% +0.07%
10th Percentile £239 £160 £172
90th Percentile £538 £675 £495
London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 9
South London median hourly rate £44.18 £22.88 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +93.14% -54.25% +25.00%
London median hourly rate £19.13 £20.60 £16.58
% change year-on-year -7.16% +24.26% -2.49%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 13 December 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 -12 39 £525 +162.50% 5
Bromley +5 17 £350 +7.69% 6
Kingston Upon Thames +21 8 £450 +15.38% 3
Merton +7 6 £475 - 1
Microsoft Excel
London

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 38 (52.78%) SQL
2 37 (51.39%) Scrum
3 35 (48.61%) Data Analysis
3 35 (48.61%) MS Visio
4 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (45.83%) ETL
5 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 33 (45.83%) PowerShell
6 30 (41.67%) Oracle
7 25 (34.72%) Python
8 24 (33.33%) Unix
8 24 (33.33%) Windows
9 23 (31.94%) Shell Script
9 23 (31.94%) Korn
9 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
9 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (31.94%) Data Extraction
9 23 (31.94%) Wiki
9 23 (31.94%) Hadoop
9 23 (31.94%) Amazon EC2
9 23 (31.94%) Amazon S3
9 23 (31.94%) Amazon AWS
9 23 (31.94%) Bash Shell
9 23 (31.94%) Puppet
9 23 (31.94%) Apache Hive
9 23 (31.94%) Build Automation
9 23 (31.94%) Big Data
9 23 (31.94%) Cloudera
9 23 (31.94%) Sqoop
9 23 (31.94%) 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 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 35 (48.61%) MS Visio
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.94%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (31.94%) Amazon EC2
1 23 (31.94%) Amazon S3
1 23 (31.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 10 (13.89%) Azure Data Factory
2 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) Firewall
1 6 (8.33%) Network Security
1 6 (8.33%) WAN
2 4 (5.56%) Wireshark
3 2 (2.78%) ADSL
3 2 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (2.78%) ISDN
3 2 (2.78%) LAN
3 2 (2.78%) MPLS
3 2 (2.78%) SSH
3 2 (2.78%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.78%) Wireless
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
4 1 (1.39%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (31.94%) Apache Hive
2 23 (31.94%) Big Data
2 23 (31.94%) Hadoop
2 23 (31.94%) Impala
2 23 (31.94%) Sqoop
3 10 (13.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (13.89%) Data Lake
3 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 10 (13.89%) Power BI
3 10 (13.89%) PowerPivot
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.33%) Data Mining
5 5 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.94%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.78%) MS Access
7 1 (1.39%) DB2
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (31.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Law
2 2 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Advertising
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
3 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Platform Engineer
2 19 (26.39%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.94%) Network Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Excel Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) IT Support
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Dashboard Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Graduate
7 3 (4.17%) Graduate IT Support
7 3 (4.17%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) IT Graduate
7 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) JSON
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.39%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.94%) Wiki
2 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.78%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) PMI
5 1 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Unix
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) SUSE
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Scrum
2 35 (48.61%) Data Analysis
3 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (45.83%) ETL
5 23 (31.94%) Build Automation
5 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (31.94%) Data Extraction
5 23 (31.94%) Test Automation
6 15 (20.83%) Data Modelling
7 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (13.89%) Database Tuning
8 10 (13.89%) Dimensional Modelling
8 10 (13.89%) Kimball Methodology
9 9 (12.50%) Analytics
10 7 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.33%) ERP
11 6 (8.33%) Project Management
12 5 (6.94%) ITIL
12 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
12 5 (6.94%) UML
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.78%) SQL
2 33 (45.83%) PowerShell
3 25 (34.72%) Python
4 23 (31.94%) Bash Shell
4 23 (31.94%) Korn
4 23 (31.94%) Shell Script
5 10 (13.89%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.17%) VBA
8 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.78%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 9 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) CCAB
4 1 (1.39%) MBA
4 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.67%) QA
2 7 (9.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.78%) GDPR
3 2 (2.78%) PMO
4 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (31.94%) HDFS
2 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (31.94%) Ansible
1 23 (31.94%) Hadoop YARN
1 23 (31.94%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (31.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (41.67%) Oracle
2 23 (31.94%) Cloudera
3 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Cisco
5 4 (5.56%) Dell
5 4 (5.56%) Juniper
5 4 (5.56%) Riverbed
5 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 2 (2.78%) SAP
6 2 (2.78%) Workday
7 1 (1.39%) Ariba
7 1 (1.39%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.39%) Virgin Media