The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 102 106 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.51% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 3.24% 3.94% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £290 £263 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.47% -36.36%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £269
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £8.50 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +40.90%
Spreadsheet
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
278 330 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.92% 12.95% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 138 148
Median daily rate £340 £300 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 51 29
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £21.55 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Berkshire region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +2 5 - -
Slough - 2 £290 - 1
Bracknell +4 1 £275 +120.00%
Spreadsheet
South East

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) MS Office
4 5 (25.00%) SLA
5 4 (20.00%) Maya
5 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (20.00%) ECDL
5 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) CRM
6 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Marketing
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) Finance
7 2 (10.00%) Games
7 2 (10.00%) SAP
7 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
7 2 (10.00%) Presales
7 2 (10.00%) Danish Language
7 2 (10.00%) QA
7 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
3 4 (20.00%) Maya
4 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Danish Language
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Project Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Games Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Project Assistant
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Support
4 1 (5.00%) Pensions Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.00%) Video Game Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (5.00%) Gantt Chart
5 1 (5.00%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Records Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.00%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) ECDL
2 2 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Bluefish Communications