The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 30 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.14% - 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 18.97% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £180 - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £313
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
58 51 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 16.57% 14.87% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 16
Average daily rate £280 £330 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +65.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £246 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £412 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 12
Average hourly rate £12.75 £14.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.55% +15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.50 £22.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Spreadsheet
Yorkshire

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 2 - -
Spreadsheet
Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) SEO
3 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 3 (27.27%) Content Management
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) PBX
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
5 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 1 (9.09%) Billing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (9.09%) BT

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) PBX
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MS Access
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Web Designer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix
2 1 (9.09%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (9.09%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
2 3 (27.27%) SEO
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Content Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) BT