Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 25 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 of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 151 184
Rank change year-on-year -34 +33 -10
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 19 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Applications category 3.62% 8.27% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 7
East of England median daily rate £350 £278 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.13% +38.75% -38.46%
10th Percentile £270 £184 £127
90th Percentile £600 £394 £430
England median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 12
East of England median hourly rate £16.28 £11.00 £10.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.00% +9.81% -4.60%
10th Percentile £13.76 £9.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £16.56 £11.73 £19.50
England median hourly rate £14.98 £11.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +27.51% -21.67% -2.60%

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 of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 525 544 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.24% 11.17% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 251 265
East of England median daily rate £325 £325 £325
10th Percentile £125 £144 £127
90th Percentile £543 £475 £488
England median daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 129 175
East of England median hourly rate £15.38 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.79% +13.79% -12.12%
10th Percentile £10.02 £10.50 £9.52
90th Percentile £31.00 £51.25 £38.25
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.29 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.85% +5.10% +3.33%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in the East of England

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 25 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
Hertfordshire 0 8 £350 -6.67%
Cambridgeshire -9 7 £575 +158.43%
Essex -39 4 £300 +3.45%
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 of England region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (42.11%) Internet
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (21.05%) CA
5 4 (21.05%) Legal
5 4 (21.05%) Information Security
5 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (21.05%) Statistical Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) ISMS
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (15.79%) IFS
6 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) MCSE
6 3 (15.79%) CCNA
6 3 (15.79%) CCA
6 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.79%) MCP
7 2 (10.53%) SAP

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (5.26%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) WLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 4 (21.05%) Legal
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Information Officer
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security Officer
1 4 (21.05%) Security Officer
2 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SAP Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.26%) HR Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Report Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Data Analysis
1 4 (21.05%) Information Security
1 4 (21.05%) ISMS
1 4 (21.05%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (15.79%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (15.79%) System Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.26%) ERP
4 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Java
1 1 (5.26%) PHP
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (15.79%) CCA
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (21.05%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (5.26%) HL7
2 1 (5.26%) PMO
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) CA
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) IFS
4 2 (10.53%) Ariba
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos
5 1 (5.26%) HP