The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 April 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 39 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.91% 0.30% -
As % of the Applications category 13.04% 2.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £313 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £254 £225
% change year-on-year +37.79% +12.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.30 £13.25 £14.24
% change year-on-year +0.35% -6.95%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 23 36 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 6.97% 10.65% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 32
Median daily rate £325 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.77% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +16.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +1.12% +7.74%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Swindon

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) SWOT Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow