Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 42 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 125 104 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.50% 4.49% 4.53%
As % of the Applications category 36.76% 41.60% 48.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 64 91
Surrey median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +29.03%
10th Percentile £165 £163 £214
90th Percentile £572 £525 £488
South East median daily rate £300 £303 £325
% change year-on-year -0.83% -6.92% +14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 5
Surrey median hourly rate £15.04 £21.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.07% - +86.96%
10th Percentile £13.58 £11.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £20.32 £23.75 £24.50
South East median hourly rate £17.24 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +7.75% +18.52% -3.57%

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 340 250 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 12.24% 10.79% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 142 165
Surrey median daily rate £400 £289 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.53% -23.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £121 £151
90th Percentile £538 £488 £488
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 19
Surrey median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.62% +5.71% +20.69%
10th Percentile £10.16 £11.00 £12.05
90th Percentile £20.69 £38.40 £29.75
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.34% +9.17% +6.08%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Surrey

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Surrey over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor 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 17 November 2017. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -2 25 £515 +17.05%
Chertsey +6 16 £400 +33.33%
Staines +19 14 £500 -
Egham +11 8 £500 -4.76%
Reigate -32 8 £263 -30.00% 2
Leatherhead -4 6 £425 -10.53% 2
Woking -5 4 £190 -
Guildford -15 4 - -
Redhill -13 3 £285 +62.86% 1
Epsom -16 2 - -
Caterham - 2 £425 -
Weybridge - 2 - -
Dorking -2 1 £250 -
Camberley -9 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - -
Lightwater - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 62 (49.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 46 (36.80%) Project Management
3 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
4 31 (24.80%) Finance
5 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (19.20%) SQL
7 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Office
8 20 (16.00%) Analytics
9 19 (15.20%) SAP
9 19 (15.20%) ERP
10 18 (14.40%) MS Visio
10 18 (14.40%) Marketing
11 15 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (12.00%) PMO
12 14 (11.20%) Workday
12 14 (11.20%) Oracle
13 13 (10.40%) Service Management
14 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (9.60%) VBA
14 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (9.60%) Degree
15 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
15 11 (8.80%) ITIL
15 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (8.80%) Service Delivery
16 10 (8.00%) Change Management
16 10 (8.00%) Management Information System
16 10 (8.00%) Electronics
16 10 (8.00%) CRM

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 (4.80%) SAS
2 4 (3.20%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.20%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.40%) Documentum
3 3 (2.40%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.80%) CMS
Applications
1 62 (49.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 23 (18.40%) Microsoft Office
3 18 (14.40%) MS Visio
4 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.80%) SPSS
6 1 (0.80%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (5.60%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (4.80%) SAP GRC
3 4 (3.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.40%) Primavera
5 2 (1.60%) CA PPM
5 2 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (1.60%) iTrent
5 2 (1.60%) Lawson
5 2 (1.60%) SAP ERP
5 2 (1.60%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.60%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.80%) Maximo
6 1 (0.80%) SAP SM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.40%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (2.40%) Silverpop
3 1 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) SAN
2 4 (3.20%) FTP
2 4 (3.20%) SSH
3 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (1.60%) NAS
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.80%) Intranet
4 1 (0.80%) Network Security
4 1 (0.80%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.40%) MS Access
3 7 (5.60%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.00%) Power BI
4 5 (4.00%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.20%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
6 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.60%) Big Data
7 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
7 2 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.60%) Qlik Sense
8 1 (0.80%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.80%) JIRA
2 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 31 (24.80%) Finance
2 18 (14.40%) Marketing
3 10 (8.00%) Electronics
4 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Back Office
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) Front Office
5 3 (2.40%) Retail
6 2 (1.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (38.40%) Analyst
2 16 (12.80%) Data Analyst
3 10 (8.00%) Administrator
4 9 (7.20%) Consultant
5 8 (6.40%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (6.40%) Developer
6 7 (5.60%) Workday Consultant
7 6 (4.80%) Campaign Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Project Analyst
7 6 (4.80%) Project Manager
7 6 (4.80%) Report Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Excel Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Marketing Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (4.00%) Project Delivery Manager
8 5 (4.00%) Service Manager
9 4 (3.20%) Data Centre Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (3.20%) Payroll Consultant
9 4 (3.20%) Storage Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.80%) Web Services
2 5 (4.00%) RESTful
3 2 (1.60%) CSS
3 2 (1.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.80%) .NET
4 1 (0.80%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.80%) CSS3
4 1 (0.80%) D3.js
4 1 (0.80%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.80%) HTML5
4 1 (0.80%) JDBC
4 1 (0.80%) JPA
4 1 (0.80%) jQuery
4 1 (0.80%) JSON
4 1 (0.80%) JSP
4 1 (0.80%) JSTL
4 1 (0.80%) Node.js
4 1 (0.80%) SOAP
4 1 (0.80%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.40%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.00%) IVR
4 4 (3.20%) CMDB
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing Technology
5 2 (1.60%) Infotainment
5 2 (1.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.80%) Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.80%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.80%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.80%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.80%) NHS
6 1 (0.80%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.80%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.80%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.20%) Linux
2 6 (4.80%) Unix
3 4 (3.20%) Solaris
3 4 (3.20%) Windows
4 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.80%) SUSE
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) Project Management
2 20 (16.00%) Analytics
3 19 (15.20%) ERP
4 15 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 13 (10.40%) Service Management
6 12 (9.60%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (9.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (8.80%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.80%) ITIL
7 11 (8.80%) Service Delivery
8 10 (8.00%) Change Management
8 10 (8.00%) CRM
8 10 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 9 (7.20%) Migration
10 8 (6.40%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.60%) Data Migration
11 7 (5.60%) Quality Management
11 7 (5.60%) Test Strategy
11 7 (5.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.20%) SQL
2 12 (9.60%) VBA
3 5 (4.00%) Python
3 5 (4.00%) R
4 4 (3.20%) Perl
5 3 (2.40%) VB
6 2 (1.60%) Java
7 1 (0.80%) C
7 1 (0.80%) C#
7 1 (0.80%) SAS Macro
7 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.60%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) BICSI Certification
2 4 (3.20%) CCNA
2 4 (3.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.20%) JNCIA
2 4 (3.20%) JNCIS
2 4 (3.20%) LPIC
2 4 (3.20%) MCSE
2 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.20%) RHCE
3 2 (1.60%) CIPD
3 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.80%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.00%) PMO
2 6 (4.80%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.80%) GDPR
4 1 (0.80%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Firmware
1 4 (3.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (3.20%) Veritas File System
2 3 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.60%) NFS
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) Ansible
1 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
1 4 (3.20%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.20%) Puppet
1 4 (3.20%) SnapMirror
1 4 (3.20%) SnapVault
1 4 (3.20%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 43 (34.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) SAP
3 14 (11.20%) Oracle
3 14 (11.20%) Workday
4 9 (7.20%) Adobe
5 8 (6.40%) HP
5 8 (6.40%) IBM
6 6 (4.80%) Kronos
7 5 (4.00%) Cisco
7 5 (4.00%) Dell
7 5 (4.00%) Genesys
7 5 (4.00%) Juniper
7 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.00%) Tableau
8 4 (3.20%) NetApp
8 4 (3.20%) Sun
8 4 (3.20%) Veritas
9 3 (2.40%) Google
9 3 (2.40%) JD Edwards
9 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com