The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 45 54 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.31% 0.58% 1.33%
As % of the Applications category 13.64% 5.45% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £333 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.24 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.19% +5.48%
Spreadsheet
South West

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

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
44 55 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.59% 10.64% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 30 11
Average daily rate £356 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £130 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £434 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.27 £74.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Spreadsheet
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
3 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (84.62%) C
3 11 (84.62%) Document Management
3 11 (84.62%) Requirements Management
3 11 (84.62%) Information Assurance
3 11 (84.62%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (84.62%) Change Control
4 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
5 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
7 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
7 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
7 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) HTTP
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Project Officer
2 5 (38.46%) Project Control Officer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 11 (84.62%) Change Control
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (84.62%) Document Management
2 11 (84.62%) Information Assurance
2 11 (84.62%) Requirements Management
2 11 (84.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (76.92%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (69.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint