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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 305 318 305
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 98 100 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.42% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 3.81% 3.71% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 67 62
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £196 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £238 £255
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.75 £17.82 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.97% +14.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £9.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.15 £23.66 £20.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £13.95
% change year-on-year
-14.81% -3.19%
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
2569 2698 2534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.29% 11.34% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1715 1594
Average daily rate £358 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 150 164
Average hourly rate £15.51 £17.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.76% -4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.30 £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

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 24 December 2014.

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
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 24 December 2014. 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 +10 30 £450 +20.00% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Paddington - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 82 (41.41%) Finance
2 52 (26.26%) SQL
2 52 (26.26%) MS Excel
3 48 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 38 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (17.68%) Oracle
6 33 (16.67%) VBA
7 29 (14.65%) C#
7 29 (14.65%) Banking
7 29 (14.65%) Degree
8 27 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (13.13%) XML
10 24 (12.12%) Windows
11 22 (11.11%) Analytics
12 20 (10.10%) Windows 7
12 20 (10.10%) MS Office
13 19 (9.60%) .NET
13 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
14 17 (8.59%) MS Project
14 17 (8.59%) Python
14 17 (8.59%) Investment Banking
15 16 (8.08%) Migration
15 16 (8.08%) Front Office
16 15 (7.58%) Project Management
16 15 (7.58%) Project Planning
17 14 (7.07%) Derivative
17 14 (7.07%) C++
17 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
17 14 (7.07%) Fixed Income
18 13 (6.57%) Data Analysis

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (2.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) SAS
2 3 (1.52%) CMS
3 2 (1.01%) Drupal
4 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.51%) Lync
4 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 52 (26.26%) MS Excel
2 20 (10.10%) MS Office
3 19 (9.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (8.59%) MS Project
5 11 (5.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.51%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 8 (4.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (2.53%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.01%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.01%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.51%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.51%) Maximo
4 1 (0.51%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.51%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.51%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.51%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.51%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.51%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.51%) Taleo
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.53%) Internet
2 4 (2.02%) ATM
3 2 (1.01%) MPLS
3 2 (1.01%) LDAP
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.04%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.02%) MySQL
6 4 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.52%) MS Access
7 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.52%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.01%) DB2
9 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
9 1 (0.51%) DataStage
9 1 (0.51%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.51%) LSMW
2 1 (0.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 82 (41.41%) Finance
2 29 (14.65%) Banking
3 17 (8.59%) Investment Banking
4 16 (8.08%) Front Office
5 13 (6.57%) Marketing
6 8 (4.04%) Retail
7 5 (2.53%) Back Office
7 5 (2.53%) Publishing
8 4 (2.02%) Law
9 3 (1.52%) Legal
10 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 2 (1.01%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Billing
11 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 61 (30.81%) Analyst
2 40 (20.20%) Developer
3 15 (7.58%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.07%) Business Analyst
4 14 (7.07%) Data Analyst
5 13 (6.57%) Administrator
5 13 (6.57%) Excel Developer
6 11 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 11 (5.56%) Technical Developer
6 11 (5.56%) Lead Developer
7 10 (5.05%) VBA Developer
8 9 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (4.55%) Coordinator
8 9 (4.55%) Excel VBA Developer
9 6 (3.03%) Consultant
10 5 (2.53%) Report Analyst
10 5 (2.53%) Programme Director
11 4 (2.02%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 4 (2.02%) MI Analyst
11 4 (2.02%) RAD Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (13.13%) XML
2 19 (9.60%) .NET
3 12 (6.06%) STL
3 12 (6.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (3.03%) HTML
5 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.02%) XSD
6 4 (2.02%) XSLT
6 4 (2.02%) JSON
6 4 (2.02%) WPF
7 3 (1.52%) CSS
8 2 (1.01%) Web Services
8 2 (1.01%) ADO
8 2 (1.01%) DAO
8 2 (1.01%) Regular Expression
9 1 (0.51%) Django
9 1 (0.51%) Ajax
9 1 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.51%) XHTML
9 1 (0.51%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (19.19%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.07%) Fixed Income
2 14 (7.07%) Derivative
3 12 (6.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 12 (6.06%) Grid Computing
3 12 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.55%) Statistics
5 8 (4.04%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.53%) User Experience
7 4 (2.02%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.52%) Equities
8 3 (1.52%) Credit Risk
8 3 (1.52%) Data Extraction
9 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.01%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (1.01%) Digital Media
9 2 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.01%) Ontologies
9 2 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (12.12%) Windows
2 20 (10.10%) Windows 7
3 7 (3.54%) Linux
4 4 (2.02%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.52%) UNIX
6 2 (1.01%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (11.11%) Analytics
3 16 (8.08%) Migration
4 15 (7.58%) Project Management
4 15 (7.58%) Project Planning
5 14 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (6.57%) Data Analysis
6 13 (6.57%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 12 (6.06%) Data Management
8 11 (5.56%) RAD
9 10 (5.05%) Change Control
10 9 (4.55%) E-Commerce
11 8 (4.04%) ITIL
11 8 (4.04%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (3.54%) ERP
12 7 (3.54%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.54%) Resource Management
13 6 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (3.03%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.26%) SQL
2 33 (16.67%) VBA
3 29 (14.65%) C#
4 17 (8.59%) Python
5 14 (7.07%) C++
6 10 (5.05%) Java
7 5 (2.53%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.02%) VBScript
9 3 (1.52%) VB
9 3 (1.52%) C
10 2 (1.01%) PHP
10 2 (1.01%) Google Apps Script
10 2 (1.01%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.51%) Perl
11 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (14.65%) Degree
2 11 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.52%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.01%) ISEB
5 2 (1.01%) CISSP
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.01%) ACCA
5 2 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.01%) MCP
5 2 (1.01%) CIMA
6 1 (0.51%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.51%) CISA
6 1 (0.51%) CISM
6 1 (0.51%) CIPFA
6 1 (0.51%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.54%) QA
2 6 (3.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.01%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) EMIR
4 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.51%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) Firmware
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.51%) XenApp
3 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.51%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (0.51%) Nagios
2 1 (0.51%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.68%) Oracle
3 13 (6.57%) Google
4 11 (5.56%) SAP
5 6 (3.03%) Tableau
6 5 (2.53%) Adobe
6 5 (2.53%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.02%) Cognos
8 3 (1.52%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco
9 2 (1.01%) Citrix
9 2 (1.01%) Avaya
9 2 (1.01%) McAfee
9 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.01%) Mitel
9 2 (1.01%) Omniture
10 1 (0.51%) Northgate
10 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.51%) Perforce
10 1 (0.51%) Ab Initio
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