The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 March 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 Office Excel
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 19
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 6.72% 7.23% 3.68%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 60.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £325 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.53% -36.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.93 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.54% +17.85%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 18 10 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 13.43% 12.05% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £525 £275 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +90.90% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing MS Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Staines

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Staines

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Staines

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Staines region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Migration
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) MS Access
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Trend Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) R
4 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (20.00%) Skype
5 2 (20.00%) OneDrive
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
1 2 (20.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) GPRS
2 1 (10.00%) GSM
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) LTE
2 1 (10.00%) UMTS
2 1 (10.00%) VoLTE
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) MS Access
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) PowerPivot
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) HBase
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Insight Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Field Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (10.00%) Handset
3 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
1 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Actionable Insight
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) R
3 3 (30.00%) VBA
4 2 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Minitab
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata