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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 136 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 8 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.26% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Applications category 2.41% 2.43% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 9
Median daily rate £150 £230 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% -32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £174 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £318 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £10.04 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+34.52% -25.66%
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
332 371 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.89% 11.59% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 250 271
Median daily rate £315 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 57
Median hourly rate £13.25 £16.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.24% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.75 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -1 4 £150 -16.66% 2
Somerset - 3 - - 1
Gloucestershire -3 1 £375 +15.38% 1
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Apple
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
4 4 (18.18%) IBM Notes
4 4 (18.18%) IBM
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) OpenVPN
5 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
5 3 (13.64%) Network Management
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) SLA
5 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Statistics
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Banking
6 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (9.09%) SQL
6 2 (9.09%) RIA
6 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
7 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) ArcView
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
2 1 (4.55%) SPSS
2 1 (4.55%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Lorenzo
1 1 (4.55%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) RIA
1 2 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Network Management
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Line Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Apple
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
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