The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 58 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.44% - 0.57%
As % of the Applications category 2.94% - 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £193
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.49% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £9.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
Spreadsheet
East of England

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

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
102 97 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.00% 13.02% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 48
Median daily rate £350 £315 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £120 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 25
Median hourly rate £14.25 £14.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.72% -30.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £9.20 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 1 £550 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
East of England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) MBA
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) AIX
3 1 (16.67%) HPUX
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Unix

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) HPUX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) BCP
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (16.67%) IBM
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) VMware