The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 57 53 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% 0.56% 0.98%
As % of the Applications category 4.35% 6.67% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £313 - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £280 £190
% change year-on-year +16.07% +47.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00%  

Spreadsheet is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 23 45 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 4.98% 8.38% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 43
Median daily rate £350 £363 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +34.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £490 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.05 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £28.00 £12.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.30% +13.79%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in South Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
Spreadsheet
Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Billing
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Infor
3 1 (25.00%) iSeries
3 1 (25.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Accountant
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Subject Matter Expert
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Infor
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP