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 29 June 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
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.80% 0.68% -
As % of the Applications category 7.27% 8.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £263 £275
% change year-on-year +33.33% -4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -5.55% -10.00%  

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 55 57 41
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 11.02% 7.76% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 38 35
Median daily rate £350 £200 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -45.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £128 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £500 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +5.46% -1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% -1.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £11.48 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £44.55 £19.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.85%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in West Sussex

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 29 June 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
East Grinstead - 1 £475 -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 £325 -
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (20.00%) GDPR
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Physics
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Centre

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring 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 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Product Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Product Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Excel Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Support
3 1 (10.00%) Site Acquisition Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
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%) 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%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ACCA
2 1 (10.00%) CIMA
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) VMware