Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 90 65 109
Rank change year-on-year -25 +44 +24
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 9 2 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.61% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 5.45% 2.99% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
10th Percentile £120 " £89
25th Percentile £151 " £92
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £400 £102
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% +293.12% -0.25%
75th Percentile £452 " £199
90th Percentile £535 " £254
England median daily rate £445 £432 £352
% change year-on-year +3.01% +22.73% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.20 - £11.00
England median hourly rate £15.53 £26.96 £13.50
% change year-on-year -42.39% +99.70% -12.48%

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 165 67 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.11% 10.42% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 46 75
10th Percentile £94 £120 £110
25th Percentile £101 £126 £148
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £208 £263 £281
Median % change year-on-year -20.95% -6.58% -19.71%
75th Percentile £438 £360 £450
90th Percentile £538 £394 £575
England median daily rate £420 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 10 36
10th Percentile £8.92 £9.47 £9.38
25th Percentile £9.12 £11.07 £10.58
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.48 £12.40
Median % change year-on-year +2.16% +0.65% +1.43%
75th Percentile £17.87 £19.13 £14.28
90th Percentile £21.22 £38.63 £17.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +6.06%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spreadsheet in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in the East Midlands

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in the East Midlands.

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 27 October 2021. 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
Northamptonshire -4 3 £425 +6.25%
Leicestershire - 3 £307 - 1
Derbyshire - 2 £254 - 2
Nottinghamshire -22 1 £622 -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
3 1 (11.11%) API Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
3 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Power Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
3 1 (11.11%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Google Workspace
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Google Workspace
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (11.11%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Organisational Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) API Integration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) SAP