The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Surrey
Rank 38 18 16
Rank change year-on-year -20 -2  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 56 111 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.83% 8.58% 8.29%
As % of the Applications category 34.78% 64.53% 53.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 68 72
Median daily rate £325 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £187 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £342 £325
% change year-on-year -0.58% +5.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 22 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.62% +11.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.43 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.90 £45.90 £41.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 161 172 220
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 13.89% 13.29% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 97 117
Median daily rate £350 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £171 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 18
Median hourly rate £18.50 £19.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.10% +23.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.45 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £46.00 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Surrey

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Surrey

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Surrey

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Excel in Surrey

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Staines 0 9 £525 +61.53% 5
Guildford -3 6 £475 +26.66% 4
Reigate -6 4 £250 - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 4 £314 -4.31%
Chertsey +1 3 - -
Redhill -20 3 £438 +28.67% 3
Camberley - 3 £473 -
Woking -6 2 £375 -11.76% 3
Leatherhead +19 1 - -
Egham +1 1 £125 +82.48% 2
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 59 (57.28%) MS Office
3 35 (33.98%) Windows
4 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
4 25 (24.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (23.30%) MS Visio
6 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (18.45%) Finance
8 18 (17.48%) SQL
9 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
10 15 (14.56%) Project Management
11 14 (13.59%) Change Management
11 14 (13.59%) Degree
12 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (12.62%) LAN
13 12 (11.65%) Python
13 12 (11.65%) C#
14 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
14 11 (10.68%) WAN
14 11 (10.68%) Windows 7
15 10 (9.71%) PMO
16 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
16 9 (8.74%) .NET
16 9 (8.74%) C
16 9 (8.74%) Oracle
16 9 (8.74%) Analytics
17 8 (7.77%) Office 365
17 8 (7.77%) Line Management
17 8 (7.77%) Relational Database

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 8 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.85%) IBM Notes
3 4 (3.88%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.91%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.97%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.97%) CMS
6 1 (0.97%) Confluence
6 1 (0.97%) Drupal
6 1 (0.97%) IIS
6 1 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.97%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (57.28%) MS Office
2 25 (24.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (23.30%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.88%) MS Project
5 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Office 365
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.91%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.62%) LAN
2 11 (10.68%) WAN
3 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.80%) VPN
5 5 (4.85%) DNS
6 4 (3.88%) DHCP
6 4 (3.88%) LTE
7 3 (2.91%) 2G
7 3 (2.91%) 3G
7 3 (2.91%) Internet
7 3 (2.91%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (2.91%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (2.91%) Skype
7 3 (2.91%) Wireless
8 2 (1.94%) GPRS
8 2 (1.94%) GSM
8 2 (1.94%) SNMP
8 2 (1.94%) SSH
8 2 (1.94%) Telnet
8 2 (1.94%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.83%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.83%) MS Access
4 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.88%) Big Data
5 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.91%) MySQL
7 2 (1.94%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.94%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.97%) Geospatial Data
8 1 (0.97%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (3.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.94%) JIRA
2 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.97%) Bower
3 1 (0.97%) FxCop
3 1 (0.97%) Grunt
3 1 (0.97%) JSHint
3 1 (0.97%) JUnit
3 1 (0.97%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.97%) Moq
3 1 (0.97%) NDepend
3 1 (0.97%) NUnit
3 1 (0.97%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.97%) Selenium
3 1 (0.97%) StyleCop
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.88%) Banking
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (29.13%) Analyst
2 13 (12.62%) Developer
2 13 (12.62%) Support Engineer
3 10 (9.71%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.74%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (8.74%) Desktop Support
5 6 (5.83%) Data Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (4.85%) Architect
6 5 (4.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (4.85%) Service Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (3.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 4 (3.88%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) IT Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) IT Risk Analyst
7 4 (3.88%) PMO Coordinator
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) .NET
2 3 (2.91%) AngularJS
2 3 (2.91%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.91%) CSS
2 3 (2.91%) HTML
2 3 (2.91%) XML
3 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.94%) HTML5
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.97%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.97%) jQuery
4 1 (0.97%) Node.js
4 1 (0.97%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.97%) WCF
4 1 (0.97%) XACML
4 1 (0.97%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.94%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.97%) Clustering
5 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.97%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.97%) EPoS
5 1 (0.97%) Grid Computing
5 1 (0.97%) Handset
5 1 (0.97%) iPad
5 1 (0.97%) iPhone
5 1 (0.97%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.97%) Social Media
5 1 (0.97%) Spread Betting
5 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (33.98%) Windows
2 11 (10.68%) Windows 7
2 11 (10.68%) Windows XP
3 8 (7.77%) Linux
4 7 (6.80%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.85%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.91%) Android
7 3 (2.91%) Unix
8 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000
8 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.97%) CentOS
9 1 (0.97%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (14.56%) Project Management
3 14 (13.59%) Change Management
4 13 (12.62%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.74%) Analytics
6 8 (7.77%) Data Analysis
6 8 (7.77%) Line Management
7 7 (6.80%) Migration
8 6 (5.83%) Configuration Management
8 6 (5.83%) CRM
8 6 (5.83%) ITIL
8 6 (5.83%) Statistics
9 5 (4.85%) Actionable Insight
9 5 (4.85%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (4.85%) ITIL V3
9 5 (4.85%) Scrum
9 5 (4.85%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
10 4 (3.88%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.88%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.48%) SQL
2 12 (11.65%) C#
2 12 (11.65%) Python
3 9 (8.74%) C
4 7 (6.80%) VBA
5 5 (4.85%) R
6 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 4 (3.88%) Perl
7 3 (2.91%) C++
7 3 (2.91%) Java
7 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.94%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.94%) VB
9 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.97%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.97%) VBScript
9 1 (0.97%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (13.59%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.94%) ISEB
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.97%) CEH
5 1 (0.97%) MCDST
5 1 (0.97%) MCSA
5 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.97%) PMP
5 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.97%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) PMO
2 5 (4.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.85%) QA
3 4 (3.88%) COBIT
4 3 (2.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (24.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.83%) SCCM
2 3 (2.91%) Puppet
3 2 (1.94%) Ansible
3 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 62 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 5 (4.85%) Apple
3 5 (4.85%) Lotus
3 5 (4.85%) SAP
4 4 (3.88%) Citrix
4 4 (3.88%) HP
4 4 (3.88%) Huawei
4 4 (3.88%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.91%) Adobe
5 3 (2.91%) Ericsson
5 3 (2.91%) Greenplum
5 3 (2.91%) Nokia Networks
5 3 (2.91%) Samsung
5 3 (2.91%) Veeam
5 3 (2.91%) VMware
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco
6 2 (1.94%) Nokia
6 2 (1.94%) Nortel
7 1 (0.97%) Mapinfo
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