The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 62 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 9 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.04% 0.46% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 9.38% 3.36% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate
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£380 £235 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.70% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £310 £260
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.24 £14.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +18.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
96 119 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.14% 13.76% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 73 51
Average daily rate £365 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.60 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £34.75 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 6 (42.86%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Solvency II
5 3 (21.43%) QlikView
6 2 (14.29%) Use Case
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) CSS
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Open Text
6 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 1 (7.14%) Logistics

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Actuary
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) Financial Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) Test Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Open Text
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