The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
West Midlands / West Bromwich
Rank 3 5 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Bromwich 42.86% 6.67% -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year - +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.80 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.30% +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 West Bromwich with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Bromwich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Bromwich 42.86% 20.00% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £340 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in West Bromwich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Bromwich 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 West Bromwich

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in West Bromwich

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Bromwich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in West Bromwich

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

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

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Data Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) NHS
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Data Management
6 5 (38.46%) Data Security
6 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
7 4 (30.77%) Degree
7 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
9 2 (15.38%) MS Access
9 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
9 2 (15.38%) Project Management
9 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) Information Management
9 2 (15.38%) QA
9 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (15.38%) Relational Database

MS Excel
Top Related 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 7 (53.85%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) MS Access
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 3 (23.08%) Information Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Insight Manager
4 2 (15.38%) NHS Information Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Information Management Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Information Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) NHS
2 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Data Analysis
2 6 (46.15%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Data Security
3 5 (38.46%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (38.46%) Visualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (15.38%) Information Management
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.69%) Line Management
6 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Postgraduate
3 2 (15.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft