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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
UK / England
Rank 363 404 392
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -12
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 217 189 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 5.05% 3.68% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 119 133
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £146 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £530 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 23 9
Median hourly rate £11.75 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.50 £8.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.01 £27.50 £36.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.13 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-30.46% +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 England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4301 5132 5572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.37% 11.24% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2605 2986 3257
Median daily rate £365 £350 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 334 466 549
Median hourly rate £15.18 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.14% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +10.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +32 108 £450 +24.13% 15
South East +15 35 £325 +8.33% 5
North West +14 14 £375 +56.25% 2
South West +3 14 £450 +38.46% 2
East Midlands +18 13 £275 - 2
East of England +10 12 £300 -25.00% 1
West Midlands -1 12 £294 +6.81% 1
Yorkshire +9 8 - - 3
North East -20 1 £320 -
Spreadsheet
UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 172 (37.72%) Finance
2 149 (32.68%) Microsoft
3 105 (23.03%) MS Excel
4 101 (22.15%) SQL
5 94 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
6 81 (17.76%) Data Analysis
7 75 (16.45%) Project Management
8 67 (14.69%) MS Office
9 62 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (10.53%) Banking
11 46 (10.09%) SharePoint
12 45 (9.87%) VBA
12 45 (9.87%) Degree
13 42 (9.21%) MS PowerPoint
13 42 (9.21%) Management Information System
13 42 (9.21%) Migration
14 41 (8.99%) Windows
15 38 (8.33%) PRINCE2
16 36 (7.89%) SQL Server
17 35 (7.68%) Internet
18 34 (7.46%) Security Cleared
19 33 (7.24%) Validation
20 32 (7.02%) Active Directory
21 30 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
21 30 (6.58%) Analytics
22 28 (6.14%) QA
23 27 (5.92%) SLA
23 27 (5.92%) MS Project
23 27 (5.92%) Python
24 26 (5.70%) Oracle

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 46 (10.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.10%) IBM Notes
3 4 (0.88%) SAS
4 3 (0.66%) GroupWise
4 3 (0.66%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 105 (23.03%) MS Excel
2 67 (14.69%) MS Office
3 42 (9.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (5.92%) MS Project
5 16 (3.51%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.32%) SPSS
7 4 (0.88%) Maya
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.22%) ArcView
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (2.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 4 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.66%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.66%) Primavera
5 3 (0.66%) SAP GRC
5 3 (0.66%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.44%) Changepoint
6 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.44%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.44%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.44%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.10%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.44%) G Suite
4 2 (0.44%) GitHub
4 2 (0.44%) IaaS
4 2 (0.44%) PaaS
4 2 (0.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.22%) AdSense
5 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (7.68%) Internet
2 14 (3.07%) LAN
2 14 (3.07%) WAN
3 13 (2.85%) WLAN
4 11 (2.41%) Wireless
5 6 (1.32%) Firewall
6 5 (1.10%) DHCP
6 5 (1.10%) DNS
6 5 (1.10%) Intranet
7 3 (0.66%) Network Security
7 3 (0.66%) Skype
8 2 (0.44%) SSL
8 2 (0.44%) VoIP
8 2 (0.44%) VPN
9 1 (0.22%) NFC
9 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.17%) MS Access
3 12 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (1.54%) QlikView
7 6 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.10%) Big Data
8 5 (1.10%) OLAP
9 4 (0.88%) Data Mining
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
9 4 (0.88%) Power BI
9 4 (0.88%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (1.75%) Visual Studio
2 6 (1.32%) JIRA
2 6 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.66%) JBehave
3 3 (0.66%) Maven
3 3 (0.66%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (0.66%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.44%) Capybara
4 2 (0.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.44%) Moq
4 2 (0.44%) NUnit
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.44%) RSpec
4 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.22%) JMeter
5 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.22%) Redmine
General
1 172 (37.72%) Finance
2 48 (10.53%) Banking
3 25 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.95%) Investment Banking
4 18 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 12 (2.63%) Marketing
6 10 (2.19%) Front Office
7 6 (1.32%) Advertising
7 6 (1.32%) Games
8 5 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.88%) Back Office
9 4 (0.88%) Publishing
10 3 (0.66%) Billing
10 3 (0.66%) Electronics
10 3 (0.66%) French Language
10 3 (0.66%) German Language
10 3 (0.66%) Retail
11 2 (0.44%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.44%) Polish Language
11 2 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 154 (33.77%) Analyst
2 57 (12.50%) Developer
3 55 (12.06%) Data Analyst
4 47 (10.31%) Administrator
5 40 (8.77%) Business Analyst
6 35 (7.68%) Project Manager
7 18 (3.95%) Coordinator
7 18 (3.95%) Project Officer
7 18 (3.95%) SQL Analyst
7 18 (3.95%) SQL Developer
8 17 (3.73%) Excel Developer
8 17 (3.73%) Project Administrator
8 17 (3.73%) Support Officer
9 16 (3.51%) Consultant
9 16 (3.51%) Excel Analyst
9 16 (3.51%) Project Support Officer
9 16 (3.51%) Python Developer
10 15 (3.29%) VBA Developer
11 14 (3.07%) Support Engineer
12 13 (2.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.51%) .NET
2 12 (2.63%) HTML
2 12 (2.63%) XML
3 5 (1.10%) CSS
3 5 (1.10%) Web Services
4 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.88%) jQuery
4 4 (0.88%) WCF
5 3 (0.66%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.66%) ADO
5 3 (0.66%) JMS
5 3 (0.66%) Protocol Buffers
6 2 (0.44%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.44%) HTML5
6 2 (0.44%) Node.js
6 2 (0.44%) RESTful
6 2 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.44%) Sinatra
6 2 (0.44%) Velocity
6 2 (0.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 94 (20.61%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.21%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (3.73%) NHS
5 9 (1.97%) Contactless
6 8 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.54%) Statistics
8 6 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.32%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.10%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.10%) Equities
9 5 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.10%) PMI
10 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.66%) Derivative
11 3 (0.66%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.66%) User Experience
12 2 (0.44%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.44%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.99%) Windows
2 17 (3.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (2.19%) Windows 8
4 9 (1.97%) Linux
5 8 (1.75%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.54%) Unix
7 6 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.10%) Windows Server
8 5 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.22%) Android
10 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.76%) Data Analysis
2 75 (16.45%) Project Management
3 62 (13.60%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (9.21%) Migration
5 38 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 33 (7.24%) Validation
7 30 (6.58%) Analytics
7 30 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (4.82%) Asset Management
8 22 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (4.61%) CRM
9 21 (4.61%) Time Management
10 20 (4.39%) Business Analysis
10 20 (4.39%) Data Management
10 20 (4.39%) Performance Monitoring
10 20 (4.39%) Programme Management
10 20 (4.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 19 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (3.95%) Service Delivery
12 18 (3.95%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 101 (22.15%) SQL
2 45 (9.87%) VBA
3 27 (5.92%) Python
4 18 (3.95%) C#
5 14 (3.07%) Java
6 12 (2.63%) VB
7 11 (2.41%) JavaScript
7 11 (2.41%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.97%) C
9 7 (1.54%) Perl
10 6 (1.32%) R
10 6 (1.32%) Ruby
11 5 (1.10%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.88%) C++
12 4 (0.88%) VB6
13 3 (0.66%) Groovy
14 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.44%) PHP
14 2 (0.44%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (9.87%) Degree
2 34 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 17 (3.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (3.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (2.63%) CCNA
5 12 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.41%) CCA
6 11 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (2.41%) MCSE
6 11 (2.41%) PhD
7 9 (1.97%) DBS Check
7 9 (1.97%) ECDL
8 8 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.75%) MCP
8 8 (1.75%) PMI Certification
9 7 (1.54%) CISSP
10 6 (1.32%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.10%) ACCA
12 4 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.14%) QA
2 27 (5.92%) SLA
3 22 (4.82%) Data Quality
4 11 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.88%) ISO 9000
5 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.66%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.10%) NDS
4 2 (0.44%) Firmware
4 2 (0.44%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (0.66%) MOM
2 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.44%) SCOM
3 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.22%) Nessus
3 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 149 (32.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.70%) Oracle
3 21 (4.61%) SAP
4 20 (4.39%) CheckPoint
5 17 (3.73%) Bloomberg
5 17 (3.73%) Cisco
6 13 (2.85%) Reuters
7 8 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (1.54%) Citrix
8 7 (1.54%) HP
9 6 (1.32%) Apple
9 6 (1.32%) IBM
9 6 (1.32%) VMware
10 5 (1.10%) Google
10 5 (1.10%) Lotus
10 5 (1.10%) Novell
10 5 (1.10%) Tableau
11 3 (0.66%) Charles River
11 3 (0.66%) CODA
11 3 (0.66%) Juniper
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