Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 November 2017 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 133 131
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -18
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 7 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.55% 0.44%
As % of the Applications category 2.60% 6.16% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 10
East Midlands median daily rate £141 £250 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.60% +53.85% -54.86%
England median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.15 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.59% - -
England median hourly rate £14.98 £11.79 £15.00
% change year-on-year +27.08% -21.40% -1.32%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 269 292 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.44% 8.99% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 165 144
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £276
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £160 £85 £120
90th Percentile £525 £475 £463
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.43% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 49 67
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.50 £11.17 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.95% -10.64% -6.54%
10th Percentile £9.20 £8.69 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.40 £16.32 £19.08
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -6.06% +4.76% +5.00%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spreadsheet in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Derbyshire - 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire +3 2 £141 -58.22%
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 2 (28.57%) NHS
1 2 (28.57%) ECDL
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
1 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) E-Procurement
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (14.29%) Service Design
1 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle