Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 -21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 28 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.67% 1.98% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 26.42% 17.86% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 20
West Sussex median daily rate £300 £323 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -4.44% +37.76%
10th Percentile £125 £185 £199
90th Percentile £390 £417 £400
South East median daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year -3.23% -4.62% +12.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
West Sussex median hourly rate - £14.50 £10.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +38.42% -51.99%
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.86% +29.63% -

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 106 140 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.10% 11.10% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 74 101
West Sussex median daily rate £309 £367 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.97% -2.02% +44.23%
10th Percentile £111 £177 £190
90th Percentile £488 £438 £520
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 24
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.50 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.14% +118.75% -
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.75 £9.59
90th Percentile £40.25 £50.00 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -6.06% +9.27% +5.74%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Crawley +1 8 £300 +57.89% 1
Gatwick +10 6 £125 -34.21%
East Grinstead +7 5 £305 -23.75%
Horsham - 2 - - 1
Shoreham-by-Sea 0 1 £325 -5.80%
Worthing -8 1 - -
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Analytics
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) Degree
4 7 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
5 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) Tableau
6 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
6 5 (17.86%) ISEB
6 5 (17.86%) Oracle
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) Power BI
7 4 (14.29%) Business Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) Hootsuite
7 4 (14.29%) Marketing Technology
7 4 (14.29%) Migration
7 4 (14.29%) VBA
7 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) ETL
7 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
7 4 (14.29%) Silverpop
7 4 (14.29%) Google
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Documentum
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Maximo
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Primavera
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 4 (14.29%) Silverpop
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Skype
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.86%) Power BI
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.71%) EDRMS
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.57%) Toad
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Tester
3 4 (14.29%) CRM Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Database Marketing Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Report Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) SAP CO Support
6 1 (3.57%) SAP FI/CO Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Marketing Technology
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Unix
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Analytics
1 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 5 (17.86%) Manual Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) ETL
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Mapping
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (10.71%) Performance Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 4 (14.29%) VBA
3 3 (10.71%) ABAP
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 3 (10.71%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) ACCA
4 1 (3.57%) CIMA
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) GAMP
2 2 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
1 5 (17.86%) Tableau
2 4 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (14.29%) Hootsuite
2 4 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.14%) OpenText
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) webMethods