The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
South East / West Sussex
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.18% - -
As % of the Applications category 8.96% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £273 £225
% change year-on-year +19.26% +21.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -13.33% +20.00%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 67 64 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 13.16% 11.00% 13.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 34
Median daily rate £436 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.52% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £223 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £503 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 10
Median hourly rate £11.25 £23.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.12% +54.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in West Sussex

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in West Sussex

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bognor Regis - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 £400 -
East Grinstead - 1 £475 -
Gatwick - 1 £380 -
Spreadsheet
South East

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) PMI
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (10.00%) SLA

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Development Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Project Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Support Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Site Acquisition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PMI
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) EMC
1 1 (10.00%) NetApp
1 1 (10.00%) VMware