Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 16 December 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
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 -15 +16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.82% 0.61% 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 12.50% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
West Wales median daily rate - £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.38% -
Wales median daily rate £288 £311 £325
% change year-on-year -7.48% -4.38% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £10.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% +78.57% -28.81%

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 Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 5.74% 4.88% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 3
West Wales median daily rate £540 £163 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +231.29% -53.43% -7.59%
10th Percentile £367 £150 £305
90th Percentile £582 £298 £520
Wales median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
West Wales median hourly rate - £11.25 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.91% -
Wales median hourly rate £13.00 £12.25 £11.13
% change year-on-year +6.12% +10.11% -23.28%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in West Wales

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Wales

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in West Wales

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Swansea +1 1 - - 1
Microsoft Excel
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) CIPD
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Skype

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Trainer
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365 Trainer
1 1 (100.00%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CIPD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft