Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 19 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian - - 5.23%
As % of the Applications category - - 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
West Lothian median daily rate - - £230
Scotland median daily rate £309 £323 £300
% change year-on-year -4.41% +7.67% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £14.75 £10.65 £9.50
% change year-on-year +38.50% +12.11% -15.56%

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 Lothian with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4 1 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.49% 1.54% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
West Lothian median daily rate £400 £350 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +52.17% -26.98%
10th Percentile £375 £338 £180
90th Percentile £425 £363 £285
Scotland median daily rate £325 £314 £320
% change year-on-year +3.50% -1.88% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £10.00
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.76
% change year-on-year -6.90% +5.42% -22.51%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in West Lothian

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Lothian

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Lothian