Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 19 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 37 25
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 22 29 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.15% 4.27% 5.14%
As % of the Applications category 34.38% 38.67% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 23 38
Swindon median daily rate £400 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00% +114.29%
10th Percentile £338 £185 £100
90th Percentile £500 £445 £449
Wiltshire median daily rate £358 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +30.00% -15.38% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 - £11.75
10th Percentile £27.25 - £10.58
90th Percentile £31.75 - £13.53
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £10.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year +204.76% -54.84% -57.73%

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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 64 75 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 9.16% 11.05% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 59 96
Swindon median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £124 £154 £256
90th Percentile £500 £475 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £353 £323 £375
% change year-on-year +9.30% -14.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Swindon median hourly rate £21.25 - £14.66
10th Percentile £14.43 - £10.97
90th Percentile £29.88 - £24.30
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.75 £10.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +192.86% -40.00% -7.89%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Swindon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Swindon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Swindon over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Swindon

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (54.55%) MS Visio
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 10 (45.45%) Billing
4 10 (45.45%) SAP
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
5 9 (40.91%) Retail
6 8 (36.36%) SAP IS-U
7 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 6 (27.27%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (22.73%) Process Architecture
9 5 (22.73%) Process Improvement
9 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
9 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
9 5 (22.73%) CRM
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) VB
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
10 4 (18.18%) Earned Value Management
10 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (18.18%) Coaching
11 3 (13.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
11 3 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
11 3 (13.64%) Change Control

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 12 (54.55%) MS Visio
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (36.36%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.55%) MS Access
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Billing
3 9 (40.91%) Retail
4 6 (27.27%) Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.55%) Back Office
6 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Process Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Author
3 4 (18.18%) Programme Planner
3 4 (18.18%) Project Planner
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Author
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Documentation Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Planning Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PMO
5 1 (4.55%) Senior PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
2 6 (27.27%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (22.73%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Process Architecture
3 5 (22.73%) Process Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Project Planning
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Earned Value Management
4 4 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (13.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (13.64%) Change Control
5 3 (13.64%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
6 1 (4.55%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
1 4 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) C
2 2 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) ServiceNow