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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 64 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 7 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.84% 1.29% 0.61%
As % of the Applications category 7.22% 12.22% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Average daily rate £325 £380 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +61.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.98 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +17.06%
Spreadsheet
South West

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
97 90 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 11.58% 10.58% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 67 60
Average daily rate £313 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £143 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 20
Average hourly rate £13.66 £12.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.30% -40.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Back Office
4 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) MS Office
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (10.00%) Presales
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Back Office
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Actuary
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Quality Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Quality Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Finance Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Management Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Quality Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Asset Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 4 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
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