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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 114 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 13 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.50% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 3.83% 3.17% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 10
Median daily rate £196 £120 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.54% -63.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £120 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £257 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.80% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
339 442 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.44% 15.79% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 190 163
Median daily rate £339 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.33 £106.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 May 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
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Slough +12 2 £196 -
Bracknell -1 1 - -
Wokingham -5 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
South East

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.81%) Law
4 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 4 (14.81%) SAP
4 4 (14.81%) Degree
5 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
6 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (7.41%) Pricing Data
6 2 (7.41%) PowerPivot
6 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (7.41%) Data Entry
6 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
6 2 (7.41%) CMS
6 2 (7.41%) Handset
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) ActiveX
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) CIPD
6 2 (7.41%) Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) French Language

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 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DWDM
1 1 (3.70%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
2 4 (14.81%) Law
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) French Language
3 2 (7.41%) German Language
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Administrator
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) HR Consultant
4 3 (11.11%) Junior
4 3 (11.11%) Project Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Project Support Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Junior IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Handset
2 2 (7.41%) Pricing Data
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Data Analysis
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Content Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Entry
4 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.70%) Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Benchmarking
5 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Demand Management
5 1 (3.70%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
1 1 (3.70%) Perl
1 1 (3.70%) Python
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CIPD
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (3.70%) Ciena
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Huawei
3 1 (3.70%) Juniper
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Remedy