The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 40 37 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.28% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% 1.92% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £15.70
% change year-on-year
-16.00% -20.38%
Spreadsheet
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 52 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.42% 17.11% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 8
Average daily rate £281 £221 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -41.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £115 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £424 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.50 £12.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.01 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.11 £13.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - - - -
Spreadsheet
Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Top 28 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) WinForms
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) W3C
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) TACACS
4 1 (20.00%) CCNP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) SSH
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) VLAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) OSPF
1 1 (20.00%) TACACS
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
1 1 (20.00%) VLAN
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) WinForms
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco