The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 131 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 6 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 1.91% 3.64% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£146 £383 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.76% +155.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £256
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
314 247 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.94% 10.60% 12.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 148 117
Average daily rate £325 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £123 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 43
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.13 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.34% -18.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £9.00 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £21.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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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
West Yorkshire -5 6 £146 -55.00% 1
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) Ajax
2 6 (30.00%) Google
2 6 (30.00%) RIA
2 6 (30.00%) jQuery
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (30.00%) SaaS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML5
2 6 (30.00%) CSS3
2 6 (30.00%) Facebook
2 6 (30.00%) Data Structures
3 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (25.00%) SDLC
3 5 (25.00%) Time Management
3 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (20.00%) Wireless
5 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) SAS
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) MS Project
5 3 (15.00%) User Experience

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (15.00%) SAS
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) Internet
2 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.00%) Data Mart
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (10.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 5 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) VBA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 1 (5.00%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Information Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) SAS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) Ajax
1 6 (30.00%) jQuery
1 6 (30.00%) HTML5
1 6 (30.00%) CSS3
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) RIA
1 6 (30.00%) Visualisation
1 6 (30.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Scrum
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (25.00%) Time Management
1 5 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) ETL Development
3 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) Service Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Google
2 6 (30.00%) Facebook
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco