Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 26 January 2020 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
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 16 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Excel 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.27% 5.13% 2.02%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 57.14% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Worcestershire median daily rate £180 £406 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.69% +99.39% -9.44%
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £325 £340
% change year-on-year -7.69% -4.41% +10.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £11.19 £18.25
% change year-on-year +11.68% -38.67% +14.10%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 3.80% 8.97% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 5
Worcestershire median daily rate £180 £350 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.57% +13.82% +13.89%
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +10.77% -3.70% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -27.24%
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.00% +3.45% -3.33%

Microsoft Excel
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Excel in Worcestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Worcestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Excel in Worcestershire

Microsoft Excel
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
Worcester -2 1 £180 -15.29% 2
Microsoft Excel
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft Excel.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Microsoft Excel
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft