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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 58 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.12% 0.15% -
As % of the Applications category 7.02% 1.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £100 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £225 £250
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.21 £12.92 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-5.49% -13.86%
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
114 59 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 15.90% 8.78% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 26 32
Average daily rate £250 £250 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £110 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £358 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 21
Average hourly rate £19.36 £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.88% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 22 October 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +4 4 - - 1
Spreadsheet
East of England

Spreadsheet
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Tester
3 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Excel Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Planner
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft