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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 149 146 180
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +34
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 14 11 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.43% 0.31% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 5.05% 3.11% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 16
Median daily rate £613 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.46% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £179 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £448 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £310 £263
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +18.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £19.92 £23.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.39% +64.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +52.38%
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
277 354 702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.58% 10.08% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 271 505
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £161 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £537 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 42
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £12.50 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £24.00 £20.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 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 2 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 City of London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
4 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Banking
5 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
5 5 (18.52%) MS Project
5 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
5 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
5 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) Project Management
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) VBA
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.81%) OO
6 4 (14.81%) Document Management
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
7 3 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Derivative
7 3 (11.11%) Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) .NET

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ION MarketView
1 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) QlikView
4 1 (3.70%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Front Office
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Officer
1 10 (37.04%) Project Support Officer
1 10 (37.04%) Support Officer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Excel Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) D3.js
3 2 (7.41%) Django
3 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Spring
3 2 (7.41%) Velocity
4 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Derivative
3 2 (7.41%) Fixed Income
3 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.70%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.70%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Document Management
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (14.81%) OO
1 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
1 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
3 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (7.41%) Database Tuning
3 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
3 2 (7.41%) OOP
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.41%) SDLC
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) CRM
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) PL/SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VBA
3 3 (11.11%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) C
4 2 (7.41%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) DV Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) BladeLogic
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.81%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) Atlassian
4 2 (7.41%) Remedy
5 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
5 1 (3.70%) ION Trading
5 1 (3.70%) Reuters
5 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.70%) SAP