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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 388 409 366
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -43
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 215 214 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 4.49% 3.75% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 130 134
Median daily rate £363 £350 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £248
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 22 22
Median hourly rate £11.50 £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.12% +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £9.05 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £27.50 £22.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +34.78%
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
4790 5714 6715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.39% 11.26% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2847 3311 3871
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 437 563 702
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.63 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.76 £10.00 £10.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -5 96 £425 +19.38% 13
South East +22 32 £333 +2.30% 7
East of England +15 21 £275 -8.33%
South West +12 17 £390 +7.58%
East Midlands +12 16 £275 +26.43% 3
North West 0 13 £375 +36.36% 1
West Midlands -9 12 £213 +70.00% 4
Yorkshire +10 6 £248 -30.47% 4
Midlands - 2 - -
Spreadsheet
UK

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 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 England region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 163 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 161 (35.00%) Finance
3 111 (24.13%) Analytical Skills
4 104 (22.61%) MS Excel
5 94 (20.43%) SQL
6 88 (19.13%) Data Analysis
7 76 (16.52%) MS Office
7 76 (16.52%) Project Management
8 55 (11.96%) Degree
9 54 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (11.30%) Internet
11 50 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
12 47 (10.22%) VBA
13 45 (9.78%) Migration
13 45 (9.78%) Banking
14 43 (9.35%) Management Information System
14 43 (9.35%) SharePoint
15 41 (8.91%) PRINCE2
16 37 (8.04%) Security Cleared
17 36 (7.83%) SQL Server
18 34 (7.39%) Windows
19 32 (6.96%) SAP
20 30 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
21 29 (6.30%) MS Project
21 29 (6.30%) Cisco
22 28 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
23 27 (5.87%) Validation
24 25 (5.43%) Oracle
25 24 (5.22%) CCNA
25 24 (5.22%) Active Directory

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 43 (9.35%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 4 (0.87%) SAS
4 3 (0.65%) GroupWise
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.43%) Apache
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.22%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 104 (22.61%) MS Excel
2 76 (16.52%) MS Office
3 50 (10.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 29 (6.30%) MS Project
5 22 (4.78%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.87%) Maya
6 4 (0.87%) SPSS
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.22%) ArcView
7 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.22%) Stata
Business Applications
1 16 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.09%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.09%) SAP CO
2 5 (1.09%) SAP FI
2 5 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.87%) Changepoint
3 4 (0.87%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.87%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.65%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.65%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.43%) Primavera
5 2 (0.43%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.43%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.87%) Office 365
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.43%) G Suite
4 2 (0.43%) GitHub
5 1 (0.22%) AdSense
5 1 (0.22%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (11.30%) Internet
2 23 (5.00%) WAN
3 22 (4.78%) LAN
4 19 (4.13%) WLAN
5 14 (3.04%) Wireless
6 10 (2.17%) Firewall
7 6 (1.30%) SSL
8 5 (1.09%) Intranet
9 4 (0.87%) DHCP
9 4 (0.87%) DNS
9 4 (0.87%) VoIP
9 4 (0.87%) VPN
10 3 (0.65%) Network Security
10 3 (0.65%) Skype
11 2 (0.43%) WebEx
11 2 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.22%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.22%) NFC
12 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.35%) MS Access
3 13 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (2.17%) QlikView
5 10 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (1.30%) Big Data
7 6 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 5 (1.09%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.87%) Power BI
9 4 (0.87%) PowerPivot
9 4 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.65%) Cloudera CDH
10 3 (0.65%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (1.96%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.74%) JIRA
3 6 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.65%) JBehave
4 3 (0.65%) Maven
4 3 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.43%) Capybara
5 2 (0.43%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.43%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.43%) RSpec
5 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.22%) JMeter
6 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.22%) Moq
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.22%) Redmine
General
1 161 (35.00%) Finance
2 45 (9.78%) Banking
3 22 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.26%) Marketing
6 14 (3.04%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.96%) Front Office
8 7 (1.52%) French Language
8 7 (1.52%) German Language
9 6 (1.30%) Games
9 6 (1.30%) Italian Language
9 6 (1.30%) Publishing
9 6 (1.30%) Turkish Language
10 5 (1.09%) Advertising
11 4 (0.87%) Back Office
12 3 (0.65%) Billing
12 3 (0.65%) Electronics
12 3 (0.65%) Retail
13 2 (0.43%) Polish Language
13 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 148 (32.17%) Analyst
2 51 (11.09%) Data Analyst
3 49 (10.65%) Developer
4 45 (9.78%) Administrator
5 39 (8.48%) Business Analyst
6 36 (7.83%) Project Manager
7 22 (4.78%) Coordinator
8 20 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (4.13%) SQL Developer
9 19 (4.13%) Support Officer
10 18 (3.91%) Project Officer
11 17 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
12 16 (3.48%) SQL Analyst
12 16 (3.48%) VBA Developer
13 15 (3.26%) Excel Analyst
14 13 (2.83%) Support Engineer
15 12 (2.61%) Consultant
15 12 (2.61%) Project Administrator
16 11 (2.39%) Excel Developer
16 11 (2.39%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.70%) .NET
2 15 (3.26%) HTML
3 13 (2.83%) XML
4 8 (1.74%) CSS
5 5 (1.09%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.09%) Web Services
6 4 (0.87%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.87%) jQuery
6 4 (0.87%) Velocity
7 3 (0.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.65%) JMS
7 3 (0.65%) Node.js
7 3 (0.65%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (0.65%) WCF
8 2 (0.43%) ADO
8 2 (0.43%) Django
8 2 (0.43%) LINQ
8 2 (0.43%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.43%) Spring
8 2 (0.43%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 111 (24.13%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.78%) NHS
4 13 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (2.39%) Contactless
6 9 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.74%) Market Risk
8 7 (1.52%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.52%) Derivative
9 6 (1.30%) Equities
9 6 (1.30%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.30%) Statistics
9 6 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.09%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.87%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.87%) Fintech
12 3 (0.65%) CMDB
12 3 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.65%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 34 (7.39%) Windows
2 13 (2.83%) Windows 7
3 10 (2.17%) Linux
4 9 (1.96%) Unix
5 8 (1.74%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.09%) Windows 10
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.65%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.22%) Android
11 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (19.13%) Data Analysis
2 76 (16.52%) Project Management
3 54 (11.74%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (9.78%) Migration
5 41 (8.91%) PRINCE2
6 30 (6.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 28 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (5.87%) Validation
9 24 (5.22%) Analytics
10 22 (4.78%) CRM
10 22 (4.78%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (4.35%) Programme Management
12 19 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (4.13%) Data Management
12 19 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (4.13%) Strategic Planning
12 19 (4.13%) System Testing
13 18 (3.91%) Asset Management
13 18 (3.91%) Software Engineering
14 17 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 94 (20.43%) SQL
2 47 (10.22%) VBA
3 23 (5.00%) Python
4 19 (4.13%) C#
5 14 (3.04%) Java
6 13 (2.83%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.83%) VB
7 10 (2.17%) C
7 10 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 7 (1.52%) Perl
9 6 (1.30%) PL/SQL
9 6 (1.30%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.09%) C++
10 5 (1.09%) R
10 5 (1.09%) Ruby
11 4 (0.87%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.65%) Groovy
12 3 (0.65%) VB6
13 2 (0.43%) PHP
14 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 55 (11.96%) Degree
2 37 (8.04%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.22%) CCNA
3 24 (5.22%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (4.57%) MCSE
5 18 (3.91%) CCA
5 18 (3.91%) Citrix Certification
5 18 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 14 (3.04%) DV Cleared
6 14 (3.04%) MCP
7 10 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
9 6 (1.30%) CISSP
10 5 (1.09%) ACCA
10 5 (1.09%) CIMA
10 5 (1.09%) DBS Check
10 5 (1.09%) PhD
11 4 (0.87%) ECDL
11 4 (0.87%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.57%) Data Quality
1 21 (4.57%) QA
2 18 (3.91%) SLA
3 11 (2.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.22%) Basel III
System Software
1 24 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.52%) Firmware
3 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.09%) NDS
5 2 (0.43%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (0.65%) MOM
2 2 (0.43%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.43%) Control-M
2 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.43%) SCOM
3 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 163 (35.43%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.96%) SAP
3 29 (6.30%) Cisco
4 25 (5.43%) Oracle
5 17 (3.70%) CheckPoint
6 11 (2.39%) Bloomberg
7 9 (1.96%) Reuters
8 8 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.52%) HP
9 7 (1.52%) Tableau
10 6 (1.30%) Citrix
10 6 (1.30%) IBM
10 6 (1.30%) Juniper
10 6 (1.30%) VMware
11 5 (1.09%) Google
11 5 (1.09%) Lotus
11 5 (1.09%) Novell
12 4 (0.87%) Apple
12 4 (0.87%) Cognos
13 3 (0.65%) Remedy
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