The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 70 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.46% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 4.30% 1.83% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £253
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £251 £225
% change year-on-year
+8.45% +11.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year
- +2.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
93 109 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.74% 15.80% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 39
Average daily rate £254 £285 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £154 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Spreadsheet
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet.

1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) BT

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) MPLS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) BT