The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 25 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 33 18
Rank change year-on-year +20 -15  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 26 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 9.15% 2.30% 5.63%
As % of the Applications category 55.32% 29.73% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 6
Median daily rate £350 £258 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.92% -19.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £238 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £365 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -41.50%  
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 Warwickshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 47 37 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.55% 7.74% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 21
Median daily rate £350 £295 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -7.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £238 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -37.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.05 £21.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.34 £20.45 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Warwickshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in Warwickshire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Warwickshire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +12 10 £375 +30.43%
Leamington Spa - 5 £228 -
Stratford-upon-Avon -1 1 £388 +50.48%
Rugby - 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Project
5 8 (17.78%) Finance
5 8 (17.78%) Migration
6 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
6 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 6 (13.33%) MS Access
7 6 (13.33%) Validation
8 5 (11.11%) Data Management
8 5 (11.11%) SAP
8 5 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
9 4 (8.89%) Data Mapping
9 4 (8.89%) Degree
9 4 (8.89%) Oracle
9 4 (8.89%) HP
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.89%) PMO
10 3 (6.67%) Revenue Recognition
10 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
10 3 (6.67%) TETRA
10 3 (6.67%) Workflow

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) MS Access
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) QlikView
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Local Government
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 13 (28.89%) Data Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Administrator
5 3 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Information Officer
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Planner
5 3 (6.67%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.44%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.44%) Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Excel Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.44%) Salesforce Administrator
6 2 (4.44%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) SAP Data Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) Business Data Analyst
7 1 (2.22%) HR Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) CSS
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.11%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 8 (17.78%) Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
3 7 (15.56%) Project Management
4 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.33%) Validation
5 5 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (11.11%) Data Management
6 4 (8.89%) Data Mapping
6 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.67%) Change Control
7 3 (6.67%) ETL
7 3 (6.67%) Revenue Recognition
7 3 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (6.67%) Workflow
8 2 (4.44%) Information Governance
8 2 (4.44%) Process Improvement
8 2 (4.44%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (2.22%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.22%) COSO
3 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) SAP
3 4 (8.89%) HP
3 4 (8.89%) Oracle
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Ariba
5 1 (2.22%) Civica