Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 21 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 124 131
Rank change year-on-year -1 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 9 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.31% 0.14% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 4.59% 1.81% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +66.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £416 £450 £176
90th Percentile £475 £550 £345
Scotland median daily rate £450 £475 £313
% change year-on-year -5.26% +52.00% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - £11.45
Scotland median hourly rate - - £11.45

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 196 166 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.67% 7.86% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 99 159
Edinburgh median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £115 £135 £150
90th Percentile £475 £453 £475
Scotland median daily rate £320 £314 £315
% change year-on-year +1.91% -0.32% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Edinburgh median hourly rate £23.08 £17.41 £15.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.56% +12.27% +26.57%
10th Percentile £13.54 £13.61 £10.36
90th Percentile £32.62 £20.63 £33.71
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year -6.90% +13.73% -29.17%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Edinburgh

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (11.11%) PMO
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Semantic Layer
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Server Building
6 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (11.11%) OLAP
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mining
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Semantic Layer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) OBIEE Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) VBA Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft