The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 22 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
Shropshire / Telford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 42 18
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 1.35% 2.00% 6.67%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 20.69% 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £288 £245 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.34% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +3.58% -3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% +12.50%  

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 Telford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 29 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 5.41% 9.67% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Median daily rate £425 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +44.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.12 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.80% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Telford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Telford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Telford

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Telford region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) PMO
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 4 (36.36%) Open Workbench
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 3 (27.27%) Niku
5 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Logistics
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) SQL
6 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
7 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) JIRA
7 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 1 (9.09%) Time Management
7 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Confluence
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Telford 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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (36.36%) Open Workbench
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Planner
4 1 (9.09%) PMO Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Logistics
3 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) PMO
2 2 (18.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Niku
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP