The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 52 - 51
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 13 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.69% - 1.82%
As % of the Applications category 11.40% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 5
Average daily rate £175 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 - £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £254 £225 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.88% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -16.66%
Spreadsheet
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 113 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.79% 13.99% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 74 40
Average daily rate £275 £313 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 11
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.93 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +8.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.15 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £26.50 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Birmingham region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Birmingham region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet.

1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) MS Office
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Presales
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (6.25%) Cognos
6 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Facilities Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 5 (31.25%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Junior
5 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Junior Data Analyst
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Office Support
6 2 (12.50%) Administrator
6 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Data Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Document Controller
7 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Office Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
7 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) CRM
2 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Presales
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Facilities Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cincom
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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