The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 117 120 121
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 6 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 2.54% 3.65% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £525 £213 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+147.05% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £122 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £310 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £248
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.45 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +34.78%
Spreadsheet
UK

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

Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
236 274 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.65% 9.61% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 169 141
Median daily rate £310 £275 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 19
Median hourly rate £19.25 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.07% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Glasgow - 4 £230 -
Edinburgh +20 2 £538 +147.12% 1
Spreadsheet
UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) Billing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
4 2 (18.18%) Thales
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Line Management
4 2 (18.18%) Local Government
4 2 (18.18%) PKI
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) Local Government
4 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Change Manager
2 2 (18.18%) ERP Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Team
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Line Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Dell
1 2 (18.18%) Thales
2 1 (9.09%) i2
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft