The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 78 74 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 8 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Applications category 3.36% 3.43% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£250 - £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £14.75 £10.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.24 £14.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +18.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
238 175 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.51% 16.79% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 84 58
Average daily rate £300 £340 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 33
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £28.00 £22.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet.

1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (31.82%) Windows
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
5 6 (27.27%) Service Management
5 6 (27.27%) UNIX
5 6 (27.27%) ATM
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 4 (18.18%) MS Access
6 4 (18.18%) Data Validation
7 3 (13.64%) Migration
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
8 2 (9.09%) MS Project
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Data Entry
8 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (4.55%) AAT
9 1 (4.55%) Banking
9 1 (4.55%) Data Management
9 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
9 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 11 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (27.27%) MS Visio
3 6 (27.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) ATM
2 1 (4.55%) 3G
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) VBA Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Project Officer
4 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Data Entry Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
2 6 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Service Management
2 4 (18.18%) Validation
2 4 (18.18%) Data Validation
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) AAT
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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