The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 73 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.29% 0.23% 0.084%
As % of the Applications category 2.86% 2.56% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £500 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £286 £286
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
Spreadsheet
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
105 156 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.32% 9.14% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 99 63
Median daily rate £340 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £211 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.26 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.19% -1.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) OBIEE Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft