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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 106 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 21 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.92% 0.54% 0.45%
As % of the Applications category 8.75% 3.89% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 2
Median daily rate £275 £300 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £134 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £415 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £293 £256
% change year-on-year
+9.40% +14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £27.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.25% +157.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +34.78%
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
240 360 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 10.54% 13.83% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 168 229
Median daily rate £300 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £134 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £508 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 100 74
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.30 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +12 9 £325 -18.75%
Suffolk - 6 £193 -
Cambridgeshire +5 4 £223 +53.44%
Hertfordshire -1 2 £300 -29.41%
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
1 34 (82.93%) Data Analysis
2 31 (75.61%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (73.17%) Internet
4 29 (70.73%) MS Office
5 26 (63.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 20 (48.78%) WAN
6 20 (48.78%) LAN
7 19 (46.34%) Cisco
8 18 (43.90%) WLAN
8 18 (43.90%) CCNA
8 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (36.59%) CCA
9 15 (36.59%) Citrix Certification
9 15 (36.59%) MCSE
10 14 (34.15%) NHS
10 14 (34.15%) Strategic Planning
11 12 (29.27%) MCP
12 8 (19.51%) System Testing
13 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
14 6 (14.63%) Wireless
14 6 (14.63%) Finance
14 6 (14.63%) Firewall
14 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
15 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
15 5 (12.20%) Windows
16 4 (9.76%) NDS
16 4 (9.76%) Firmware
16 4 (9.76%) Novell

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 2 (4.88%) GroupWise
1 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (70.73%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.88%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 30 (73.17%) Internet
2 20 (48.78%) LAN
2 20 (48.78%) WAN
3 18 (43.90%) WLAN
4 6 (14.63%) Firewall
4 6 (14.63%) Wireless
5 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Network Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Data Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.76%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 31 (75.61%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (34.15%) NHS
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Data Analysis
2 26 (63.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (34.15%) Strategic Planning
4 8 (19.51%) System Testing
5 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
6 5 (12.20%) Project Planning
7 4 (9.76%) Change Management
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) Information Management
7 4 (9.76%) Migration
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
7 4 (9.76%) Security Patching
8 3 (7.32%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
10 1 (2.44%) Business Development
10 1 (2.44%) ERP
10 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.44%) Time Management
10 1 (2.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) CCNA
1 18 (43.90%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (36.59%) CCA
2 15 (36.59%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (36.59%) MCSE
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (29.27%) MCP
4 4 (9.76%) Degree
4 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) CCNP
6 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.76%) Firmware
1 4 (9.76%) NDS
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (46.34%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Novell
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) VMware