The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for MS Excel skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Office Excel
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 11 19
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 9.16% 13.20% 5.66%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 78.79% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 5
Median daily rate £438 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% +17.85%  

MS Excel is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 16 33 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 12.21% 16.75% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 6
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester citing MS Excel as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Excel in Winchester

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Excel in Winchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Excel in Winchester

MS Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Excel in Winchester over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Excel in Winchester

MS Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Excel in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Winchester region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
5 7 (38.89%) VMware
6 6 (33.33%) Unix
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
6 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (33.33%) MS Office
6 6 (33.33%) vSphere
6 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) EMC
8 4 (22.22%) SAN
8 4 (22.22%) Project Management
8 4 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
8 4 (22.22%) EMC VMAX
8 4 (22.22%) NAS
8 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements

MS Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Primavera
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) NAS
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle9i Database
General
1 7 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) DBA
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IP Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Planner
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Bid Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Database Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VMAX
1 4 (22.22%) EMC VNX
1 4 (22.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
3 2 (11.11%) Smart Meter
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (5.56%) HACMP
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
1 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.56%) AIX
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (22.22%) Converged Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (11.11%) Business Development
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) Information Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) ISMS
4 2 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 2 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCDA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) APMP
4 1 (5.56%) HND
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (33.33%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (44.44%) Red Hat
3 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (11.11%) Arqiva
5 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle
Winchester, Hampshire
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