The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 132 163 185
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +22
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.53% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 3.16% 5.02% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 14
Average daily rate £300 £475 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% +16.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £312 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £600 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.98 £13.65
% change year-on-year
-15.51% +17.06%
Spreadsheet
London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
348 538 668
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.28% 10.61% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 373 447
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 33
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.85 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £11.75 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £21.25 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.34
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -5.47%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the City of London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (15.00%) VBA
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.00%) Analytics
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) DNA
5 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (10.00%) MS Office
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Publishing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) TradeThru
1 1 (5.00%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MSTest
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) VBA Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Quant Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Commercial Officer
5 1 (5.00%) Dashboard Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Market Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Assistant
5 1 (5.00%) Qualitative Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) jQuery
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (5.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 2 (10.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) DNA
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (10.00%) Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.00%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Process Management
3 1 (5.00%) Project Management
3 1 (5.00%) SDLC
3 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) ACCA
2 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Bloomberg
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Murex
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.00%) Reuters
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau
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