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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 162 174 172
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 30 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.59% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 5.42% 4.12% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £199 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £17.63 £12.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.87% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.74 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +3.84%
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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 City of London region.

Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
554 679 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.93% 11.30% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 448 447
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 33 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.00 £18.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £11.91 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £23.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -1.63%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 19 (32.20%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) Banking
4 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
5 13 (22.03%) VBA
5 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (20.34%) Oracle
7 11 (18.64%) C#
7 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
8 9 (15.25%) XML
9 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
9 8 (13.56%) Degree
10 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (11.86%) Front Office
10 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (11.86%) MS Office
11 6 (10.17%) RAD
11 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (10.17%) JSON
12 5 (8.47%) Tableau
12 5 (8.47%) Analytics
12 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
12 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (8.47%) Python
12 5 (8.47%) .NET
13 4 (6.78%) MySQL
13 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
13 4 (6.78%) VBScript

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.69%) SAS
1 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.86%) MS Office
3 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.69%) Visualfiles
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.78%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) MS Access
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.69%) DataStage
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.69%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Grunt
2 1 (1.69%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (40.68%) Finance
2 17 (28.81%) Banking
3 8 (13.56%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 2 (3.39%) Arabic Language
5 2 (3.39%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (37.29%) Analyst
2 18 (30.51%) Developer
3 6 (10.17%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.17%) Excel Developer
4 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
4 5 (8.47%) Report Analyst
4 5 (8.47%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Excel VBA Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Reporting Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) VBA Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Administrator
6 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Support Technician
7 2 (3.39%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.25%) XML
2 6 (10.17%) JSON
3 5 (8.47%) .NET
4 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.78%) Web Services
4 4 (6.78%) XSD
4 4 (6.78%) XSLT
4 4 (6.78%) WPF
5 2 (3.39%) RESTful
5 2 (3.39%) WebGL
5 2 (3.39%) Regular Expression
5 2 (3.39%) D3.js
5 2 (3.39%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (3.39%) Sass
5 2 (3.39%) Raphaël
5 2 (3.39%) HTML
5 2 (3.39%) CSS
5 2 (3.39%) Ajax
6 1 (1.69%) WCF
6 1 (1.69%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Statistics
3 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.08%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.08%) Derivative
3 3 (5.08%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.39%) Equities
4 2 (3.39%) Ontologies
5 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.69%) Blog
5 1 (1.69%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Economics
5 1 (1.69%) Handset
5 1 (1.69%) Equity Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (10.17%) RAD
3 5 (8.47%) Analytics
4 4 (6.78%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) MVVM
4 4 (6.78%) ITIL
4 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
4 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.08%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.08%) Migration
5 3 (5.08%) OO
6 2 (3.39%) Workflow
6 2 (3.39%) SOA
6 2 (3.39%) ETL
6 2 (3.39%) Risk Management
6 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.39%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 13 (22.03%) VBA
3 11 (18.64%) C#
4 5 (8.47%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.78%) VBScript
6 3 (5.08%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) Ruby
6 3 (5.08%) R
7 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.69%) VB
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) EMIR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 5 (8.47%) Tableau
4 3 (5.08%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) SAP
6 1 (1.69%) Trillium
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Facebook
6 1 (1.69%) Twitter
6 1 (1.69%) Datanomic
6 1 (1.69%) LexisNexis
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.69%) Informatica
6 1 (1.69%) Nokia
6 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.69%) Teradata
6 1 (1.69%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
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