The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 61 70 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.42% 0.15%
As % of the Applications category 2.63% 2.70% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £195 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.24 £14.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +18.00%
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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
76 111 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.84% 15.44% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 52
Average daily rate £310 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £160 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 14
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.62 £17.80 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing Executive
1 1 (20.00%) Campaign Executive
1 1 (20.00%) Email Marketing Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Logistics
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft