The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 391 405 347
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -58
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 246 235 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Applications category 4.59% 3.79% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 135 174
Median daily rate £309 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £620 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 20
Median hourly rate £14.17 £14.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -21.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £8.98 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £29.70 £50.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.61 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -17.85%
Spreadsheet
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5358 6199 6637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.83% 11.72% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3180 3683 3764
Median daily rate £350 £350 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 456 596 673
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.95 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in England

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in England

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in England

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in England

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -3 127 £350 -15.66% 12
South East +14 43 £300 +11.11% 3
East of England +25 18 £275 +44.73% 1
South West +13 14 £288 -7.63% 5
North West +8 13 £355 +11.81% 3
Yorkshire +10 11 £294 +161.11% 1
West Midlands -25 9 £300 +26.31%
East Midlands -7 4 £233 +45.31% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 England region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 140 (32.56%) Finance
2 120 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 118 (27.44%) MS Excel
4 96 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (18.14%) SQL
6 65 (15.12%) Project Management
7 61 (14.19%) MS Office
8 55 (12.79%) Data Analysis
9 53 (12.33%) Degree
10 51 (11.86%) Migration
11 50 (11.63%) VBA
12 44 (10.23%) MS PowerPoint
13 41 (9.53%) Banking
14 40 (9.30%) PRINCE2
15 38 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (8.37%) Internet
16 36 (8.37%) Security Cleared
17 34 (7.91%) Oracle
18 32 (7.44%) SAP
19 31 (7.21%) SharePoint
20 30 (6.98%) Management Information System
21 29 (6.74%) Windows
21 29 (6.74%) Analytics
22 28 (6.51%) MS Project
23 25 (5.81%) SQL Server
24 24 (5.58%) CRM
25 23 (5.35%) Validation
26 22 (5.12%) Data Migration
27 21 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
27 21 (4.88%) Risk Management

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 31 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.09%) SAS
3 7 (1.63%) IBM Notes
4 5 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.93%) Apache
6 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.47%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.23%) eRoom
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 118 (27.44%) MS Excel
2 61 (14.19%) MS Office
3 44 (10.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (6.51%) MS Project
5 19 (4.42%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.93%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.70%) Adobe Premiere
7 3 (0.70%) SPSS
8 2 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.47%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.23%) ArcView
9 1 (0.23%) InDesign
9 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
9 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.86%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (1.16%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.16%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.93%) Changepoint
4 4 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.93%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.47%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.47%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.63%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.70%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.70%) IaaS
5 2 (0.47%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (8.37%) Internet
2 16 (3.72%) WAN
3 13 (3.02%) LAN
4 10 (2.33%) WLAN
5 8 (1.86%) Wireless
6 6 (1.40%) SSL
7 5 (1.16%) Intranet
8 4 (0.93%) DHCP
8 4 (0.93%) DNS
8 4 (0.93%) Firewall
8 4 (0.93%) OpenVPN
8 4 (0.93%) VPN
9 3 (0.70%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.70%) VoIP
9 3 (0.70%) WebEx
10 2 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.23%) Network Security
11 1 (0.23%) NFC
11 1 (0.23%) Skype
11 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.02%) MS Access
2 13 (3.02%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.09%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (1.86%) QlikView
7 7 (1.63%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.40%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.16%) Big Data
9 5 (1.16%) Data Mining
9 5 (1.16%) Power BI
9 5 (1.16%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.47%) Cloudera CDH
12 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 12 (2.79%) JIRA
2 8 (1.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (1.16%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.70%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.47%) Capybara
6 2 (0.47%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.47%) JBehave
6 2 (0.47%) Maven
6 2 (0.47%) RSpec
6 2 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.23%) JMeter
7 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.23%) LSMW
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.23%) SilkTest
General
1 140 (32.56%) Finance
2 41 (9.53%) Banking
3 18 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.95%) Front Office
5 16 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 15 (3.49%) Marketing
7 12 (2.79%) Publishing
8 8 (1.86%) French Language
9 7 (1.63%) German Language
9 7 (1.63%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.40%) Italian Language
10 6 (1.40%) Turkish Language
11 4 (0.93%) Back Office
11 4 (0.93%) Billing
11 4 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.93%) Retail
12 3 (0.70%) Legal
13 2 (0.47%) Advertising
13 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.47%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 150 (34.88%) Analyst
2 48 (11.16%) Data Analyst
3 40 (9.30%) Developer
4 35 (8.14%) Project Manager
5 34 (7.91%) Business Analyst
6 31 (7.21%) Administrator
7 24 (5.58%) Coordinator
8 21 (4.88%) Excel Analyst
9 16 (3.72%) Support Analyst
10 15 (3.49%) PMO Analyst
11 14 (3.26%) Project Coordinator
12 13 (3.02%) Excel Developer
12 13 (3.02%) Project Officer
12 13 (3.02%) Support Officer
12 13 (3.02%) VBA Developer
13 12 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (2.79%) Junior
13 12 (2.79%) Migration Analyst
13 12 (2.79%) Project Support Officer
13 12 (2.79%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.49%) .NET
2 13 (3.02%) HTML
2 13 (3.02%) XML
3 8 (1.86%) CSS
4 6 (1.40%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.40%) Velocity
4 6 (1.40%) Web Services
5 5 (1.16%) Spring
6 4 (0.93%) ASP.NET
6 4 (0.93%) Django
6 4 (0.93%) jQuery
7 3 (0.70%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.47%) Entity Framework
8 2 (0.47%) HTML5
8 2 (0.47%) LINQ
8 2 (0.47%) Murex Flex
8 2 (0.47%) Murex MxML
8 2 (0.47%) RESTful
8 2 (0.47%) Sinatra
8 2 (0.47%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 96 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 16 (3.72%) Visualisation
4 12 (2.79%) Derivative
5 11 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 10 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 10 (2.33%) NHS
7 9 (2.09%) Contactless
7 9 (2.09%) Market Risk
8 7 (1.63%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.63%) Statistics
9 6 (1.40%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.16%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.93%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.93%) Equities
11 4 (0.93%) Fintech
11 4 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (0.70%) Credit Derivative
12 3 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.74%) Windows
2 12 (2.79%) Unix
3 8 (1.86%) Linux
4 5 (1.16%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.47%) Android
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) HPUX
7 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) NetWare
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) VMS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (15.12%) Project Management
2 55 (12.79%) Data Analysis
3 51 (11.86%) Migration
4 40 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 38 (8.84%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (6.74%) Analytics
7 24 (5.58%) CRM
8 23 (5.35%) Validation
9 22 (5.12%) Data Migration
10 21 (4.88%) Risk Management
10 21 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (4.65%) Business Analysis
11 20 (4.65%) Data Management
12 17 (3.95%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (3.72%) Change Management
13 16 (3.72%) Performance Monitoring
14 15 (3.49%) Programme Management
14 15 (3.49%) Software Engineering
14 15 (3.49%) Time Management
15 14 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (18.14%) SQL
2 50 (11.63%) VBA
3 21 (4.88%) C#
4 20 (4.65%) Python
5 19 (4.42%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.42%) PL/SQL
6 15 (3.49%) VB
7 13 (3.02%) Java
8 10 (2.33%) C++
8 10 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 9 (2.09%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.86%) C
11 6 (1.40%) Perl
12 5 (1.16%) R
12 5 (1.16%) Ruby
12 5 (1.16%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.70%) VB6
14 2 (0.47%) Groovy
15 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 53 (12.33%) Degree
2 36 (8.37%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.72%) CCNA
3 16 (3.72%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 13 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (3.02%) SC Cleared
6 12 (2.79%) MCSE
7 9 (2.09%) BPSS Clearance
7 9 (2.09%) CCA
7 9 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (2.09%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.86%) MCP
9 7 (1.63%) ACCA
9 7 (1.63%) CIMA
10 6 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.70%) BICSI Certification
11 3 (0.70%) JNCIA
11 3 (0.70%) JNCIS
11 3 (0.70%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.19%) QA
2 11 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 11 (2.56%) SLA
3 8 (1.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.47%) Basel III
4 2 (0.47%) GAAP
4 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (3.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.40%) Firmware
3 5 (1.16%) RACF
4 3 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.47%) Snort
5 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.16%) BladeLogic
1 5 (1.16%) Control-M
2 2 (0.47%) MOM
2 2 (0.47%) SCOM
3 1 (0.23%) SCCM
3 1 (0.23%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 120 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.91%) Oracle
3 32 (7.44%) SAP
4 16 (3.72%) Cisco
5 13 (3.02%) Google
6 12 (2.79%) Tableau
7 9 (2.09%) Apple
7 9 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (1.86%) HP
9 7 (1.63%) IBM
9 7 (1.63%) Remedy
10 6 (1.40%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.40%) Cognos
11 5 (1.16%) Adobe
11 5 (1.16%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.16%) VMware
12 4 (0.93%) Bloomberg
12 4 (0.93%) Dell
12 4 (0.93%) Juniper
12 4 (0.93%) Sybase
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