The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 112 126 124
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 14 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.33% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 4.08% 2.50% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £260 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £100 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £282 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £257 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £18.50 £10.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.35% +84.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Spreadsheet
England

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

Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
343 360 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.50% 13.02% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 170 169
Median daily rate £350 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 70 59
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.70 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £40.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £295 +31.11%
Hertfordshire - 4 £550 -
Bedfordshire +2 3 £215 -9.47%
Essex - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 5 (23.81%) SAP
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
4 2 (9.52%) MS Project
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
4 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 2 (9.52%) Unix

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
3 1 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Legal
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Information Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Planning Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Administration Assistant
4 1 (4.76%) Data Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Designer
4 1 (4.76%) Product Owner
4 1 (4.76%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Resource Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Resource Planner
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Financial Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Designer
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Product Owner
4 1 (4.76%) Validation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) AIX
3 1 (4.76%) HPUX
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Data Entry
3 2 (9.52%) ERP
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.52%) Validation
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) BCP
4 1 (4.76%) BDD
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Product Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ACCA
2 2 (9.52%) CIMA
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) GAAP
2 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) VMware
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Hitachi
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec