The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank - - 43
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.72%
As % of the Applications category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £195 £280
% change year-on-year
+43.58% -30.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.98 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +18.37%
Spreadsheet
Wales

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

Applications Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
82 68 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.56% 13.10% 18.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 41
Average daily rate £315 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £151 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Spreadsheet
Top 9 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft