Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 August 2018 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 70 89
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 32 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.75% 2.50% 1.96%
As % of the Applications category 35.96% 22.88% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 20
West Sussex median daily rate £430 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.33% +4.35% -11.54%
10th Percentile £334 £125 £128
90th Percentile £489 £365 £441
South East median daily rate £374 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.08% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
West Sussex median hourly rate £190.00 £15.90 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1094.97% +9.66% -12.12%
10th Percentile £185.00 £15.90 £14.25
90th Percentile £195.00 £15.90 £14.75
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £15.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -17.20% -12.78% +28.57%

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 Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 89 118 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.65% 10.93% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 68 63
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +0.81%
10th Percentile £185 £129 £130
90th Percentile £500 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £373 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +6.57% +9.38% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £34.25 £19.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.64% +25.81% -6.06%
10th Percentile £17.83 £15.75 £11.05
90th Percentile £150.75 £43.75 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +8.62%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in West Sussex

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Sussex

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Excel in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Excel in West Sussex

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Sussex

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +4 14 £435 -
Gatwick +2 6 £450 +260.00% 1
Crawley +3 4 £413 +37.50% 2
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) Oracle
4 11 (34.38%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (31.25%) SAP
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
6 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
6 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
6 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
6 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (28.13%) Service Management
6 9 (28.13%) ITSM
6 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (28.13%) Analytics
6 9 (28.13%) Data Transformation
6 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
6 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
6 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team
7 8 (25.00%) Big Data
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
8 7 (21.88%) Data Analytics
8 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
8 7 (21.88%) Data Quality
9 6 (18.75%) ISEB
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (28.13%) Oracle Database
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
3 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (25.00%) Big Data
5 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (3.13%) MS Access
6 1 (3.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 4 (12.50%) Gatling
2 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 4 (12.50%) Selenium
2 4 (12.50%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Developer
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Business Change Manager
3 7 (21.88%) Business Manager
3 7 (21.88%) Change Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Big Data Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Insight Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Insight Data Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 2 (6.25%) PMO Lead
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) SOAP
1 4 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Unix
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (28.13%) Analytics
2 9 (28.13%) Data Transformation
2 9 (28.13%) ITSM
2 9 (28.13%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (28.13%) Service Management
2 9 (28.13%) Software Delivery
3 7 (21.88%) Data Analytics
3 7 (21.88%) Data Governance
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.38%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.38%) Line Management
6 3 (9.38%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) Data Quality
2 4 (12.50%) QA
3 3 (9.38%) PMO
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) Oracle
3 10 (31.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Tableau
5 1 (3.13%) Niku
5 1 (3.13%) PeopleSoft