The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 23 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 35 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 -3  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.50% 1.15% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 10.71% 18.75% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £150 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.14% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +10.71%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 16 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 23.33% 6.11% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 4
Median daily rate £375 £313 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £130 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £463 £359
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Suffolk

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Suffolk

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +6 1 - - 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - - 1
Microsoft Excel
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) PMO
3 3 (30.00%) Planview
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (20.00%) Tableau
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) QlikView
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (20.00%) Looker
1 2 (20.00%) Power BI
1 2 (20.00%) QlikView
1 2 (20.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (10.00%) MS Access
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Planner
2 2 (20.00%) Senior PMO
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Project Support Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Planview
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Tableau
Ipswich, Suffolk
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