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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
Wales / South Wales
Rank 44 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.88% 0.17% -
As % of the Applications category 12.99% 1.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £143 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £275 £220
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.31 £14.75 £14.24
% change year-on-year
-30.13% +3.58%

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
77 89 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 14.45% 14.83% 13.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 57 39
Median daily rate £170 £318 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.45% -1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £405 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 5
Median hourly rate £11.59 £10.75 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.76% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.75 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.95 £13.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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
Bridgend - 7 £143 -
Cardiff - 3 £143 -
Spreadsheet
Wales

Spreadsheet
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Information Management
3 5 (50.00%) NHS
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
5 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (10.00%) Samsung
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) LIMS

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (20.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Project Officer
1 5 (50.00%) Project Support Officer
1 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (50.00%) NHS
3 4 (40.00%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (10.00%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Information Management
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Samsung