Period
to 24 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Spreadsheets
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 47 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +35 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 1 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.48% 0.11% 0.55%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 1.22% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +16.13% +18.77%
North West median daily rate £432 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +32.92% -13.33% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £26.74 - £24.11

Spreadsheet is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 82 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 6.71% 9.28% 9.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 34 55
Median daily rate £275 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% -1.54% +3.17%
10th Percentile £133 £128 £153
90th Percentile £500 £475 £450
North West median daily rate £229 £340 £330
% change year-on-year -32.72% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 31
Median hourly rate £15.83 £12.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.64% -28.57% +34.62%
10th Percentile £13.66 £11.25 £13.45
90th Percentile £33.40 £15.35 £23.34
Median hourly rate £29.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +47.49% +14.29% +26.26%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in Cheshire.

Daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in Cheshire.

Hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Cheshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 1 £400 -
Spreadsheet
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (50.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Impala
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Release Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle