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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 115 139 130
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 18 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.72% 0.36% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 4.93% 3.09% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 10
Median daily rate £275 £190 £564
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.73% -66.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £166 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £378 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £10.04 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.61 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -17.85%
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
365 356 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.58% 11.54% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 159 237
Median daily rate £325 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £445 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 88 74
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £34.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Essex +22 18 £275 +71.87%
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 20 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (56.25%) Internet
3 17 (53.13%) MS Office
3 17 (53.13%) Data Analysis
4 14 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
5 12 (37.50%) LAN
5 12 (37.50%) WAN
6 10 (31.25%) WLAN
6 10 (31.25%) Cisco
7 9 (28.13%) CCNA
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (21.88%) CCA
8 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (21.88%) Project Management
8 7 (21.88%) MCSE
8 7 (21.88%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (18.75%) Degree
9 6 (18.75%) Migration
9 6 (18.75%) SAP
9 6 (18.75%) MCP
9 6 (18.75%) NHS
10 5 (15.63%) Finance
11 4 (12.50%) Firewall
11 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 4 (12.50%) Wireless
11 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.50%) System Testing

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 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
4 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) Internet
2 12 (37.50%) LAN
2 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 10 (31.25%) WLAN
4 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 4 (12.50%) Wireless
5 2 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Change Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Planning Manager
7 2 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) NHS
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) AIX
2 1 (3.13%) HPUX
2 1 (3.13%) Solaris
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Data Analysis
2 14 (43.75%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 4 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) System Testing
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) BPR
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) CRM
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) CCNA
1 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.88%) CCA
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (21.88%) MCSE
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 6 (18.75%) MCP
4 2 (6.25%) ACCA
4 2 (6.25%) CIMA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
5 1 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GAAP
2 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Firmware
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco
3 6 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) EMC
5 1 (3.13%) Hitachi
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) Symantec