The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 26 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
Cheshire / Warrington
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 -8  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.03% 2.15% 2.62%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 30.43% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £140 £265 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.16% +47.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £314 £325
% change year-on-year +3.58% -3.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year -3.12% +16.36%  

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 Warrington with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 23 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 6.06% 7.06% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £140 £265 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.16% +47.22%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Warrington

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
3 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) HND
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) PMO
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Law

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Project Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Commercial Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Healthcare Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP