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 3 months to 28 April 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
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 25
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling - 3.13% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category - 100.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.08 £13.93 £16.00
% change year-on-year +15.39% -12.93%  

Microsoft 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 Stirling with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Stirling
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4 2 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 21.05% 3.13% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £248 £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -27.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +10.34%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree