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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 65 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.45% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category 3.92% 4.49% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £275 £248
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +3.70%
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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
102 89 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.47% 10.45% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 61
Average daily rate £300 £250 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £94.00 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft