Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 November 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 43 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 9 12 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.89% 2.34% 4.20%
As % of the Applications category 32.14% 27.27% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 14
Southampton median daily rate £180 £213 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% -26.72% +1.75%
10th Percentile £131 £139 £116
90th Percentile £435 £395 £401
Hampshire median daily rate £220 £300 £381
% change year-on-year -26.67% -21.31% +41.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Southampton median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -21.88% -
Hampshire median hourly rate £19.00 £19.44 £15.50
% change year-on-year -2.24% +25.39% -

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 Southampton with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 44 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.88% 8.58% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 55
Southampton median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +14.04%
10th Percentile £130 £134 £190
90th Percentile £450 £419 £404
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £320 £325
% change year-on-year -9.38% -1.54% +7.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 14
Southampton median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% - -21.25%
10th Percentile £18.80 £11.51 £10.91
90th Percentile £31.30 £25.50 £18.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +28.82%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Southampton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Southampton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Southampton

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (55.56%) LAN
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (44.44%) iPhone
4 4 (44.44%) iPad
4 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Office 365
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
7 1 (11.11%) Multicast
7 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) Multicast
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) PC Technician
2 3 (33.33%) Printer Technician
3 2 (22.22%) Development Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) iPad
2 4 (44.44%) iPhone
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Apple iOS
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
2 1 (11.11%) Rapid Prototyping
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCDP
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) CCSA
3 1 (11.11%) CCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Palo Alto
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy