Period
to 3 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 July 2020 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 40 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 44 114 143
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 5.18% 4.74% 4.44%
As % of the Applications category 38.26% 47.70% 38.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 86 97
Median daily rate £375 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £141 £125 £172
90th Percentile £552 £650 £604
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £363
% change year-on-year +11.11% -6.90% +11.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £19.50 £17.85 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.27% -6.23% +22.77%
10th Percentile £14.55 £16.89 £16.27
90th Percentile £61.54 £18.24 £36.13
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £14.35 £13.91
% change year-on-year +143.90% +3.16% -10.26%

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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 115 239 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.55% 9.94% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 160 261
Median daily rate £325 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -1.16% +14.67%
10th Percentile £125 £150 £140
90th Percentile £551 £612 £575
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £373
% change year-on-year -6.67% +0.54% +6.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 21
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -8.57%
10th Percentile £12.58 £15.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £49.41 £20.00 £27.13
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.87% -0.76% +11.11%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Microsoft Excel as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft 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 Microsoft Excel within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 3 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chertsey -1 5 £310 -32.97% 4
Redhill +4 4 - -
Reigate +15 3 £550 +27.54%
Leatherhead -4 3 £138 +5.77%
Staines +21 2 £260 -35.00%
Guildford +7 2 £268 -40.56%
Epsom -4 2 - -
Camberley +14 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 1 - -
Weybridge -4 1 £288 -4.17%
Esher - 1 £500 -
Dorking - 1 £130 -
Tadworth - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (36.36%) Finance
5 15 (34.09%) MS Visio
6 12 (27.27%) ERP
7 11 (25.00%) SAP
7 11 (25.00%) SQL
7 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.00%) Power BI
7 11 (25.00%) Power Platform
8 10 (22.73%) Project Management
9 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.91%) SDLC
11 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (13.64%) Confluence
11 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
11 6 (13.64%) VB
12 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.36%) Retail
12 5 (11.36%) Migration
12 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
12 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (11.36%) Degree
12 5 (11.36%) JIRA
12 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
12 5 (11.36%) Decision-Making
13 4 (9.09%) Requirements Gathering
13 4 (9.09%) Office 365
13 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring 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 6 (13.64%) Confluence
2 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (34.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Power Platform
2 4 (9.09%) Office 365
3 2 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.27%) AWS
4 1 (2.27%) Azure
4 1 (2.27%) GCP
4 1 (2.27%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) Firewall
2 1 (2.27%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Wireless
2 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) Power BI
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.27%) MS Access
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) LSMW
2 1 (2.27%) Synon
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.82%) Public Sector
5 2 (4.55%) Electronics
5 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Police
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Analyst
2 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Project Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) CORBA
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) WPF
3 1 (2.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.27%) Digital TV
3 1 (2.27%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.27%) EPoS
3 1 (2.27%) iSeries
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (27.27%) ERP
3 10 (22.73%) Project Management
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.91%) SDLC
6 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) Decision-Making
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
7 5 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.36%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.09%) Requirements Gathering
9 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.82%) Coaching
9 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.82%) Feasibility Study
9 3 (6.82%) ITIL
9 3 (6.82%) Project Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) VB
3 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) R
4 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VBA
5 1 (2.27%) Ada
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.82%) Tableau
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) Blue Prism
3 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Ariba
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) Google
4 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.27%) Nintex
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.27%) Workday