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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 293 291 311
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +20
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 97 113 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 3.70% 4.20% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 59
Average daily rate
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£475 £356 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £196 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £563 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £280 £220
% change year-on-year
-4.46% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.67 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
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
2623 2688 2650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.60% 11.83% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1692 1731 1669
Average daily rate £375 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £173 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 178 154
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £30.00 £34.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 27 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 28 £475 +27.51% 6
Brentford - 1 £70 -
Croydon - 1 £175 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £365 - 1
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 69 (37.91%) Finance
2 40 (21.98%) MS Excel
3 36 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (15.93%) Banking
5 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 26 (14.29%) VBA
6 26 (14.29%) MS Office
6 26 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (13.19%) Google
7 24 (13.19%) SQL
8 23 (12.64%) Front Office
8 23 (12.64%) Analytics
9 22 (12.09%) Data Analysis
10 19 (10.44%) Asset Management
11 18 (9.89%) Windows
11 18 (9.89%) Python
12 17 (9.34%) Visualisation
13 16 (8.79%) Degree
13 16 (8.79%) Project Management
14 15 (8.24%) ITIL
14 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2
14 15 (8.24%) C#
14 15 (8.24%) Investment Banking
15 13 (7.14%) Marketing
16 12 (6.59%) Google Analytics
16 12 (6.59%) Business Analysis
17 11 (6.04%) OO
17 11 (6.04%) Data Management
17 11 (6.04%) Derivative
17 11 (6.04%) R

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 7 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.75%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.20%) CMS
5 3 (1.65%) SAS
6 2 (1.10%) Drupal
7 1 (0.55%) WordPress
7 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 26 (14.29%) MS Office
3 10 (5.49%) MS Project
3 10 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.65%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.75%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.55%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.55%) SimCorp Dimension
2 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.55%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.55%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.55%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.59%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (3.30%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.10%) SaaS
5 1 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.55%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.55%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.30%) LAN
1 6 (3.30%) VoIP
1 6 (3.30%) WLAN
1 6 (3.30%) Ethernet
1 6 (3.30%) TCP/IP
1 6 (3.30%) VPN
1 6 (3.30%) Internet
1 6 (3.30%) Wireless
1 6 (3.30%) VLAN
2 5 (2.75%) Intranet
3 2 (1.10%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.20%) MySQL
3 4 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.65%) MS Access
4 3 (1.65%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.10%) Big Data
5 2 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.55%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.55%) Essbase
6 1 (0.55%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
1 2 (1.10%) Subversion
1 2 (1.10%) JIRA
1 2 (1.10%) Grunt
2 1 (0.55%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (0.55%) JUnit
2 1 (0.55%) Selenium
2 1 (0.55%) TestNG
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) WebDriver
2 1 (0.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.55%) Maven
2 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 69 (37.91%) Finance
2 29 (15.93%) Banking
3 23 (12.64%) Front Office
4 15 (8.24%) Investment Banking
5 13 (7.14%) Marketing
6 9 (4.95%) Advertising
6 9 (4.95%) Publishing
7 6 (3.30%) Retail
8 5 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.10%) Games
9 2 (1.10%) Local Government
9 2 (1.10%) Arabic Language
9 2 (1.10%) Hindi Language
10 1 (0.55%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.55%) Back Office
10 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.55%) Law
10 1 (0.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 60 (32.97%) Analyst
2 36 (19.78%) Developer
3 24 (13.19%) Business Analyst
4 15 (8.24%) Excel Developer
5 12 (6.59%) Coordinator
5 12 (6.59%) VBA Developer
6 11 (6.04%) Performance Analyst
6 11 (6.04%) Excel VBA Developer
7 8 (4.40%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.40%) Administrator
8 6 (3.30%) Support Analyst
8 6 (3.30%) Consultant
8 6 (3.30%) Project Manager
8 6 (3.30%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (3.30%) Project Officer
8 6 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (2.75%) Head of Security
9 5 (2.75%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 5 (2.75%) Banking Business Analyst
9 5 (2.75%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.95%) .NET
1 9 (4.95%) XML
2 8 (4.40%) WCF
2 8 (4.40%) WPF
3 7 (3.85%) HTML
4 6 (3.30%) Web Services
4 6 (3.30%) WinForms
5 5 (2.75%) MSMQ
5 5 (2.75%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (2.75%) CSS
6 4 (2.20%) Middleware
6 4 (2.20%) JSON
7 3 (1.65%) RESTful
7 3 (1.65%) Ajax
8 2 (1.10%) Spring
8 2 (1.10%) J2EE
8 2 (1.10%) SOAP
8 2 (1.10%) jQuery
8 2 (1.10%) D3.js
8 2 (1.10%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.34%) Visualisation
3 11 (6.04%) Derivative
4 10 (5.49%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.85%) Market Risk
5 7 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.85%) Statistics
5 7 (3.85%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.30%) iPhone
6 6 (3.30%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.75%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (2.20%) NHS
8 4 (2.20%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.65%) BYOD
9 3 (1.65%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.65%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.65%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.65%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.89%) Windows
2 8 (4.40%) Linux
3 6 (3.30%) Mac OS X
3 6 (3.30%) Android
4 4 (2.20%) UNIX
5 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (12.64%) Analytics
3 22 (12.09%) Data Analysis
4 19 (10.44%) Asset Management
5 16 (8.79%) Project Management
6 15 (8.24%) ITIL
6 15 (8.24%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.59%) Business Analysis
8 11 (6.04%) Data Management
8 11 (6.04%) OO
9 10 (5.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (4.95%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.95%) Cluster Analysis
11 8 (4.40%) Incident Management
11 8 (4.40%) SEO
11 8 (4.40%) Workflow
11 8 (4.40%) RAD
12 7 (3.85%) Data Security
12 7 (3.85%) Risk Management
12 7 (3.85%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.29%) VBA
2 24 (13.19%) SQL
3 18 (9.89%) Python
4 15 (8.24%) C#
5 11 (6.04%) R
6 10 (5.49%) Java
7 9 (4.95%) Ruby
8 8 (4.40%) JavaScript
9 7 (3.85%) C++
10 6 (3.30%) C
11 4 (2.20%) PHP
12 3 (1.65%) Perl
13 2 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.55%) VB
14 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.55%) Go
14 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (8.79%) Degree
2 9 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.75%) CISA
3 5 (2.75%) ISEB
3 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.10%) MCSE
5 2 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.10%) AAT
5 2 (1.10%) MCP
5 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.10%) CCAB
6 1 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.55%) MAPM
6 1 (0.55%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.55%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (1.65%) GCP
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.55%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) DICOM
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) vCloud
3 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (2.75%) Control-M
Vendors
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.19%) Google
3 11 (6.04%) Tableau
4 10 (5.49%) Oracle
5 7 (3.85%) SAP
5 7 (3.85%) Cisco
5 7 (3.85%) Bloomberg
6 6 (3.30%) Apple
6 6 (3.30%) DevExpress
7 5 (2.75%) Reuters
8 4 (2.20%) VMware
9 3 (1.65%) Altiris
9 3 (1.65%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.65%) Symantec
9 3 (1.65%) IBM
9 3 (1.65%) Adobe
9 3 (1.65%) Citrix
9 3 (1.65%) BMC
10 1 (0.55%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.55%) Dell
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