The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 58 67 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 5 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.70% 0.28% 1.52%
As % of the Applications category 3.70% 2.78% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £265 £171
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +54.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £221
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £280 £194
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +44.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.24 £15.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +9.09%
Spreadsheet
East of England

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

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
135 72 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.78% 10.08% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 21 39
Average daily rate £288 £253 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.52% -7.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £480 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £22.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -42.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £36.05 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge 0 3 £163 -38.67%
Peterborough +9 1 £300 -
Spreadsheet
East of England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) CIMA
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
3 1 (14.29%) French Language
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Windows

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Back Office
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Dutch Language
3 1 (14.29%) French Language
3 1 (14.29%) German Language
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SAN Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
2 1 (14.29%) CIMA
2 1 (14.29%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GAAP
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenServer
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCDPM
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Brocade
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) VMware