The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 125 130 129
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 18 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Applications category 5.63% 4.99% 5.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 17
Median daily rate £390 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% +16.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £230 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £424 £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £269
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +121.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +40.90%
Spreadsheet
England

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

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
320 401 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 11.47% 12.56% 13.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 252 277
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 33 45
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% +64.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.70 £44.50 £35.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 10 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
Bristol +10 7 £450 +8.95%
Gloucestershire +2 7 £143 -
Wiltshire -1 2 £385 +6.20%
Somerset +20 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 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 South West region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Document Management
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 8 (27.59%) Business Transformation
4 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (20.69%) QA
5 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
5 6 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
6 5 (17.24%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.79%) Wireless
7 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) DHCP
7 4 (13.79%) DNS
7 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
7 4 (13.79%) Citrix
7 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
7 4 (13.79%) Apple
7 4 (13.79%) SLA
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
7 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (13.79%) Network Management
7 4 (13.79%) VMware
7 4 (13.79%) Windows 8

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (10.34%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) ArcView
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) SPSS
3 1 (3.45%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) DHCP
1 4 (13.79%) DNS
1 4 (13.79%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (17.24%) Business Systems Analyst
2 5 (17.24%) PMO Lead
2 5 (17.24%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) DOORS Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) RIA
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 7
1 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Business Transformation
2 8 (27.59%) Document Management
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
3 6 (20.69%) Feasibility Study
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (20.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Network Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) PLM
5 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
5 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 3 (10.34%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) DBS Check
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) APMP
4 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 4 (13.79%) SLA
3 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Apple
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
2 4 (13.79%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
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