The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Telford 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
Shropshire / Telford
Rank 23 50 21
Rank change year-on-year +27 -29  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Telford 5.30% 2.47% 5.04%
As % of the Applications category 53.33% 47.37% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £208 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.62% -27.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Telford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Telford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15 19 17
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Telford 9.93% 5.21% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £220 £155 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.93% -46.08%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.38 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Telford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Telford 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 Telford

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Telford

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Telford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Telford over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Telford

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Telford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Telford

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Telford region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Open Workbench
5 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Migration
5 6 (26.09%) Windows
5 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (21.74%) ISEB
6 5 (21.74%) Change Control
7 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
7 4 (17.39%) Time Management
7 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
7 4 (17.39%) PMO
8 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) Niku
8 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
8 3 (13.04%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Office 365
9 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
9 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
9 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (8.70%) Line Management
9 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

MS Excel
Top Related 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 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) Open Workbench
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) MS Project
5 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
5 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Project Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Server Support
3 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Junior
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Leaflet
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Conflict Management
6 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) Line Management
6 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) ISEB
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
5 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (4.35%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (4.35%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) MCTS
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
2 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Niku
3 2 (8.70%) Cognos
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) webMethods