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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
London / City of London
Rank 137 139 163
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 17 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.39% 0.55%
As % of the Applications category 6.14% 3.28% 5.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 19
Median daily rate £463 £294 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.44% -38.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £210 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £430 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.13%

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
277 366 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 9.41% 11.91% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 266 391
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £175 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.80 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.60 £27.20 £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
4 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) MS Project
4 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) Document Management
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (14.81%) QA
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) Sun
8 2 (7.41%) SLA
8 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
8 2 (7.41%) ACCA
8 2 (7.41%) Primavera
8 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (7.41%) VBA
8 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC

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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Project
3 1 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Smart View
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Project Officer
2 8 (29.63%) Project Support Officer
2 8 (29.63%) Support Officer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Excel Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) VBA Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Biotechnology
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
1 4 (14.81%) Document Management
1 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
1 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
2 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Change Management
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) SDLC
3 2 (7.41%) System Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Time Management
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.70%) ETL
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) VBA
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) AAT
3 2 (7.41%) ACCA
4 1 (3.70%) CEH
4 1 (3.70%) CISMP
4 1 (3.70%) CISSP
4 1 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) GIAC
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 2 (7.41%) SLA
3 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Sun
4 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk