The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 297 314 337
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +23
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 133 112 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category 4.76% 3.96% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 73 60
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£408 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £181 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £599 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £275 £248
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.88% +72.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.88 £19.28 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.30 £168.75 £103.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +3.70%
Spreadsheet
England

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

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2796 2828 2969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.61% 11.62% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1901 1848 1875
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 £175 £163 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 180 168
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £30.00 £25.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in London

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in London

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the London region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 27 £475 +15.15% 5
Croydon - 1 £70 -
Feltham - 1 £440 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 97 (43.30%) Finance
2 51 (22.77%) Microsoft
3 50 (22.32%) MS Excel
4 46 (20.54%) Banking
5 42 (18.75%) SQL
6 36 (16.07%) MS Office
7 33 (14.73%) Front Office
8 31 (13.84%) VBA
9 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (12.50%) Windows
11 27 (12.05%) Asset Management
12 25 (11.16%) Analytics
13 24 (10.71%) ITIL
14 22 (9.82%) Java
14 22 (9.82%) UNIX
15 21 (9.38%) XML
16 20 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
16 20 (8.93%) Security Cleared
17 19 (8.48%) Linux
17 19 (8.48%) Python
17 19 (8.48%) Project Management
18 18 (8.04%) Business Analysis
18 18 (8.04%) Credit Risk
18 18 (8.04%) Market Risk
19 17 (7.59%) Google
19 17 (7.59%) Data Analysis
20 16 (7.14%) Grid Computing
20 16 (7.14%) OO
20 16 (7.14%) Perl

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.23%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.23%) SAS
2 5 (2.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (0.89%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.45%) CMS
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 50 (22.32%) MS Excel
2 36 (16.07%) MS Office
3 20 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (4.91%) MS Project
5 5 (2.23%) SPSS
6 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.34%) Maximo
2 2 (0.89%) Agresso
3 1 (0.45%) Endur
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.23%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.89%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.68%) LAN
1 6 (2.68%) VPN
1 6 (2.68%) Internet
1 6 (2.68%) Wireless
2 5 (2.23%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.23%) VLAN
2 5 (2.23%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.23%) VoIP
2 5 (2.23%) WLAN
3 3 (1.34%) DNS
3 3 (1.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.68%) SQL Server
1 6 (2.68%) MS Access
1 6 (2.68%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.23%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.23%) MySQL
3 3 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.34%) OLAP
3 3 (1.34%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.89%) Big Data
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.45%) BigQuery
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.45%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Subversion
2 4 (1.79%) Maven
3 2 (0.89%) Hudson
4 1 (0.45%) JIRA
4 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.45%) JBehave
General
1 97 (43.30%) Finance
2 46 (20.54%) Banking
3 33 (14.73%) Front Office
4 15 (6.70%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.91%) Retail
6 7 (3.13%) Advertising
7 5 (2.23%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.23%) Marketing
8 3 (1.34%) Law
9 2 (0.89%) Publishing
9 2 (0.89%) Games
9 2 (0.89%) Back Office
9 2 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.89%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Billing
10 1 (0.45%) Local Government
10 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (28.57%) Analyst
2 53 (23.66%) Developer
3 29 (12.95%) Business Analyst
4 21 (9.38%) VBA Developer
5 19 (8.48%) Excel Developer
6 17 (7.59%) Excel VBA Developer
7 15 (6.70%) Python Developer
8 14 (6.25%) Data Analyst
9 11 (4.91%) Service Manager
10 10 (4.46%) Junior
10 10 (4.46%) Applications Manager
11 9 (4.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
11 9 (4.02%) Architect
11 9 (4.02%) Business Process Analyst
11 9 (4.02%) Process Analyst
12 8 (3.57%) Administrator
12 8 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.57%) Coordinator
13 7 (3.13%) Consultant
13 7 (3.13%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.38%) XML
2 9 (4.02%) .NET
3 7 (3.13%) jQuery
4 6 (2.68%) SciPy
4 6 (2.68%) NumPy
5 4 (1.79%) Web Services
5 4 (1.79%) Middleware
6 3 (1.34%) JMS
6 3 (1.34%) Spring
6 3 (1.34%) HTML
6 3 (1.34%) WCF
6 3 (1.34%) WPF
7 2 (0.89%) JSON
7 2 (0.89%) REST
7 2 (0.89%) SOAP
7 2 (0.89%) Struts
7 2 (0.89%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.89%) WinForms
8 1 (0.45%) Ajax
8 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.04%) Credit Risk
2 18 (8.04%) Market Risk
3 16 (7.14%) Grid Computing
4 14 (6.25%) Derivative
5 8 (3.57%) Data Structures
6 7 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.23%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
7 5 (2.23%) iPhone
8 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.34%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.34%) Wiki
9 3 (1.34%) BYOD
9 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.34%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.34%) CESG
9 3 (1.34%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.34%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.89%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.50%) Windows
2 22 (9.82%) UNIX
3 19 (8.48%) Linux
4 5 (2.23%) Mac OS X
4 5 (2.23%) Android
5 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (12.05%) Asset Management
3 25 (11.16%) Analytics
4 24 (10.71%) ITIL
5 19 (8.48%) Project Management
6 18 (8.04%) Business Analysis
7 17 (7.59%) Data Analysis
8 16 (7.14%) OO
9 14 (6.25%) PRINCE2
9 14 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 13 (5.80%) Service Management
10 13 (5.80%) Data Management
11 9 (4.02%) Data Modelling
11 9 (4.02%) Risk Management
12 8 (3.57%) Six Sigma
12 8 (3.57%) Scrum
12 8 (3.57%) UML
12 8 (3.57%) Time Management
13 7 (3.13%) Project Planning
13 7 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 42 (18.75%) SQL
2 31 (13.84%) VBA
3 22 (9.82%) Java
4 19 (8.48%) Python
5 16 (7.14%) Perl
6 14 (6.25%) C#
7 10 (4.46%) C++
8 9 (4.02%) JavaScript
9 6 (2.68%) C
9 6 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.23%) PHP
10 5 (2.23%) R
11 2 (0.89%) Ruby
12 1 (0.45%) Groovy
12 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 12 (5.36%) Degree
4 5 (2.23%) CISA
5 4 (1.79%) ISEB
6 3 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.34%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.34%) DCSE
6 3 (1.34%) APMP
7 2 (0.89%) CCAB
8 1 (0.45%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.45%) CIMA
8 1 (0.45%) MCP
8 1 (0.45%) MCSE
8 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ACCA
8 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.34%) QA
2 3 (1.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) COREP
4 1 (0.45%) DICOM
4 1 (0.45%) GAAP
4 1 (0.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.45%) GCP
System Software
1 14 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) vCloud
4 1 (0.45%) Firmware
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.57%) NetBackup
1 8 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.45%) SCCM
2 1 (0.45%) MOM
2 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 51 (22.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.59%) Google
3 12 (5.36%) Oracle
4 11 (4.91%) Citrix
4 11 (4.91%) Symantec
5 10 (4.46%) Cisco
6 7 (3.13%) SAP
6 7 (3.13%) VMware
7 6 (2.68%) Bloomberg
8 5 (2.23%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.23%) Dell
8 5 (2.23%) Apple
8 5 (2.23%) Adobe
9 4 (1.79%) HP
9 4 (1.79%) Reuters
10 3 (1.34%) Altiris
10 3 (1.34%) BMC
10 3 (1.34%) IBM
11 2 (0.89%) Sybase
11 2 (0.89%) PeopleSoft
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