The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.22% - -
As % of the Applications category 7.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.13%

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

Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 74 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.30% 13.91% 21.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 27
Median daily rate £275 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £470 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 27
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £22.20 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 14 (87.50%) Data Analysis
2 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (68.75%) Internet
3 10 (62.50%) MS Office
3 10 (62.50%) LAN
3 10 (62.50%) WLAN
3 10 (62.50%) WAN
3 10 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (43.75%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (31.25%) NHS
5 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) Novell
6 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (25.00%) NDS
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Information Management
7 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
7 3 (18.75%) MCSE
7 3 (18.75%) MCP
7 3 (18.75%) CCA
7 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) CCNA
8 2 (12.50%) GroupWise
8 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
8 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (6.25%) Windows 7

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (12.50%) GroupWise
Applications
1 10 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) Internet
2 10 (62.50%) LAN
2 10 (62.50%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
1 6 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Data Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) LAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Migration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Data Analysis
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 7 (43.75%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Information Management
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Network Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCA
1 3 (18.75%) CCNA
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (18.75%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (18.75%) MCP
1 3 (18.75%) MCSE
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) NDS
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 4 (25.00%) Novell