Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 62 86
Rank change year-on-year -5 +24 -27
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 31 30 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.61% 3.07% 2.15%
As % of the Applications category 31.63% 32.61% 24.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 22
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +42.86% -34.12%
10th Percentile £217 £247 £167
90th Percentile £488 £512 £400
South East median daily rate £339 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.58% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
West Sussex median hourly rate £190.00 £9.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1900.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £13.80
% change year-on-year +2.64% +16.49% -4.83%

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 98 92 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 8.25% 9.41% 8.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 46 62
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £401 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.92% +9.18% -1.34%
10th Percentile £196 £193 £133
90th Percentile £529 £515 £500
South East median daily rate £360 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 15
West Sussex median hourly rate £23.50 £14.45 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.63% -38.51% +42.42%
10th Percentile £17.50 £9.44 £13.70
90th Percentile £42.60 £19.90 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +3.45%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Gatwick +9 7 £425 +102.38%
Crawley +1 6 £400 +20.75% 3
Worthing +5 5 £435 +39.20% 5
Horsham - 1 - - 2
Microsoft Excel
South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (77.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 17 (54.84%) SAP
2 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (54.84%) BusinessObjects
3 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (48.39%) Analytics
5 14 (45.16%) Big Data
6 9 (29.03%) VBA
6 9 (29.03%) Data Governance
6 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
7 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
7 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (25.81%) Tableau
7 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
8 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
9 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) Project Management
10 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
10 5 (16.13%) Marketing
10 5 (16.13%) Retail
10 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
10 5 (16.13%) PMO
11 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (12.90%) Time Management

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 2 (6.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 24 (77.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) BusinessObjects
2 16 (51.61%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (45.16%) Big Data
4 8 (25.81%) Data Mining
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.23%) MS Access
7 1 (3.23%) OLAP
7 1 (3.23%) Power BI
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.45%) Gatling
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
1 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Business Change Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Business Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Change Manager
3 7 (22.58%) Data Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Data Insight Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Insight Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Insight Data Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Big Data Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 2 (6.45%) PMO Lead
7 2 (6.45%) Support Officer
7 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) SOAP
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (16.13%) Virtual Team
2 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
4 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Unix
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (48.39%) Analytics
3 9 (29.03%) Data Governance
4 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 8 (25.81%) Visualisation
5 7 (22.58%) Data Analytics
6 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
7 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 4 (12.90%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (9.68%) People Management
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
9 3 (9.68%) Resource Allocation
10 2 (6.45%) ITSM
10 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) VBA
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) Data Quality
2 5 (16.13%) PMO
3 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) SAP
2 8 (25.81%) Tableau
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Niku