The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Leicestershire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 42 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.33% 0.81% -
As % of the Applications category 2.13% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+183.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.75 £13.00 £14.30
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -9.07%
Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.56% 9.27% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Average daily rate £250 £150 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 8
Average hourly rate £11.71 £11.69 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.19% -70.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £17.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Spreadsheet
East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBA
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 4 (57.14%) ADO
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (14.29%) Avaya

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Database Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Data Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Database Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Developer Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Excel Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) ADO
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBA
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Sage
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya
2 1 (14.29%) Genesys
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
2 1 (14.29%) SAP