The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 100 78 83
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.056% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 0.65% 4.60% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £421 £194
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +117.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £263 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.54% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
Spreadsheet
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
155 174 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.72% 11.65% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 91 104
Median daily rate £350 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £147 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 17
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.75 £13.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -8.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.25 £28.75
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 Manchester

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Wiki
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
1 2 (40.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Novell
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) NetWare
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Intranet
1 2 (40.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) 4G
2 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (20.00%) Voice Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
1 2 (40.00%) Wiki
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) NetWare
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
2 1 (20.00%) Novell