The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 52 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -8
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% 0.45% 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 11.27% 5.19% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Median daily rate £282 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.59% +3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.75 £11.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.61 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -17.85%
Spreadsheet
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
71 77 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.56% 8.66% 10.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 37
Median daily rate £300 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £190 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £389 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 8
Median hourly rate £12.35 £11.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.39% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.58 £9.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.80 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
South Wales +22 8 £282 -16.59%
Spreadsheet
UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Wales region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Star Schema
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
1 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (44.44%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 3 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) HR Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HR Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Change Control
1 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
1 4 (44.44%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) T-SQL
1 4 (44.44%) VB
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) SAP