Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 22 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
West Midlands > West Bromwich
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 5 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 33.33% 20.59% 6.25%
As % of the Applications category 83.33% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
West Bromwich median daily rate £500 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% +14.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
West Bromwich median hourly rate £10.00 £8.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.50 £16.56 £22.50
% change year-on-year +29.87% -26.42% +25.00%

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 West Bromwich with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Bromwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 40.00% 20.59% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
West Bromwich median daily rate £475 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.68% +3.45% +70.59%
10th Percentile £209 £333 £356
90th Percentile £500 £398 £369
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -3.57% +4.48% +11.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
West Bromwich median hourly rate £10.00 £8.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.32 £15.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +0.46% -20.78% +10.00%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in West Bromwich

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Bromwich

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Bromwich

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

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Data Security
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Data Management
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) QA
4 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) NHS

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Bromwich 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Insight Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Security
2 3 (60.00%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft