Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 18 January 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
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 - 10
Rank change year-on-year - +10 +5
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 13.89% - 12.20%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% - 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Stirling median daily rate £125 - £435
10th Percentile £110 - £381
90th Percentile £238 - £473
Scotland median daily rate £300 £321 £300
% change year-on-year -6.54% +7.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £16.88 £15.15 £10.00
% change year-on-year +11.39% +51.50% -20.00%

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 Stirling with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 22.22% 21.31% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 7
Stirling median daily rate £140 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.64% -11.87% +57.89%
10th Percentile £113 £305 £275
90th Percentile £231 £344 £438
Scotland median daily rate £320 £309 £300
% change year-on-year +3.73% +2.83% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £16.26
% change year-on-year -28.95% +16.89% -13.31%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Stirling

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Stirling

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Stirling over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Stirling

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Toad
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SMS
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Toad
2 2 (40.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Change Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Tracking
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Scenario Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Sun