The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the East Midlands region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 89 84 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 9 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.57% 0.078% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 3.90% 0.59% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate £263 £52 £169
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+404.80% -69.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £52 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £52 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £175 £300
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
231 170 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 14.63% 13.23% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 33 100
Average daily rate £145 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £115 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £431 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 44 38
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £12.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.50 £178.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 6 £300 - 2
Nottinghamshire - 2 £223 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
2 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
3 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
3 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Banking
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (20.69%) VBA
6 6 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Marketing
7 5 (17.24%) Retail
7 5 (17.24%) Change Management
8 4 (13.79%) Security Management
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) ADO
8 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
8 4 (13.79%) Sage
9 3 (10.34%) Information Security
10 2 (6.90%) Python
10 2 (6.90%) VB
10 2 (6.90%) PHP
10 2 (6.90%) MS Access
10 2 (6.90%) Cognos
10 2 (6.90%) Cognos Impromptu
11 1 (3.45%) XML

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (37.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (13.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CA Clarity
1 1 (3.45%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.45%) DNS
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 2 (6.90%) Cognos Impromptu
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Banking
3 5 (17.24%) Retail
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Database Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Database Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Developer Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Excel Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Junior
4 2 (6.90%) Report Writer
4 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) ADO
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Security Management
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security
6 1 (3.45%) Data Management
6 1 (3.45%) Logistics
6 1 (3.45%) SEO
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.45%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Internet Marketing
6 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 6 (20.69%) VBA
3 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Sage
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
4 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Avaya
4 1 (3.45%) Genesys
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