Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 January 2018 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 > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 145 131 145
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -25
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.071% 0.45% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category 1.13% 7.00% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 13
Manchester median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +18.14%
10th Percentile £413 £141 £134
90th Percentile £438 £388 £528
North West median daily rate £335 £375 £275
% change year-on-year -10.67% +36.36% -1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £15.00
North West median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 Manchester with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 177 200 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.27% 6.39% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 98 184
Manchester median daily rate £325 £325 £325
10th Percentile £168 £109 £137
90th Percentile £493 £470 £450
North West median daily rate £330 £342 £325
% change year-on-year -3.44% +5.15% +10.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 17 25
Manchester median hourly rate £13.86 £13.60 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.95% -9.37% +11.11%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.10 £9.70
90th Percentile £20.23 £17.40 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £14.46 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -9.63% -8.57% +12.90%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Manchester

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft