Period
to 27 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 27 October 2020 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
27 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 23 32
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 3 4 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 3.75% 2.17% 3.20%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 40.00% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £356 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.65% +20.00%
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +29.17% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 - £18.52
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -21.21% -26.67%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.75% 5.43% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 16
Median daily rate £375 £288 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -26.28% +14.71%
10th Percentile £193 £162 £289
90th Percentile £614 £350 £404
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +10.71% +7.69% -3.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £28.25 - £16.01
10th Percentile £16.73 - £13.92
90th Percentile £40.78 - £18.75
Median hourly rate £25.25 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +32.89% +22.58% -0.90%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 October 2020, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Power BI
1 1 (33.33%) PowerPivot
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Commissioning Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SCADA Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VBA