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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 306 305 324
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 120 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Applications category 4.35% 4.31% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 72 61
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£450 £351 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.38% -9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £176 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £573 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £270 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 5
Average hourly rate £18.25 £18.84 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.13% +10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £15.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £106.25 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.04 £13.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-27.01% +5.76%
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
2761 2739 2982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.76% 11.65% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1830 1777 1885
Average daily rate £375 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 175 169
Average hourly rate £17.65 £18.00 £18.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.94% -5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £30.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 34 £475 +20.63% 4
Croydon - 1 £70 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 88 (40.00%) Finance
2 54 (24.55%) MS Excel
3 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
4 42 (19.09%) MS Office
5 41 (18.64%) Banking
6 36 (16.36%) SQL
6 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
7 31 (14.09%) Analytics
7 31 (14.09%) Front Office
8 29 (13.18%) Windows
9 28 (12.73%) VBA
9 28 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (10.91%) Asset Management
11 23 (10.45%) ITIL
11 23 (10.45%) Google
12 22 (10.00%) Python
13 20 (9.09%) Java
14 19 (8.64%) Data Analysis
15 18 (8.18%) OO
15 18 (8.18%) UNIX
15 18 (8.18%) Project Management
15 18 (8.18%) MS PowerPoint
16 17 (7.73%) Market Risk
17 16 (7.27%) Business Analysis
17 16 (7.27%) XML
17 16 (7.27%) PRINCE2
18 15 (6.82%) C#
18 15 (6.82%) Perl
18 15 (6.82%) Active Directory
18 15 (6.82%) Investment Banking

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (4.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.27%) SAS
4 4 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (1.82%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.91%) Oracle Coherence
5 2 (0.91%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.45%) WordPress
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 54 (24.55%) MS Excel
2 42 (19.09%) MS Office
3 18 (8.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.55%) MS Project
5 5 (2.27%) SPSS
6 2 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.82%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.45%) Endur
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.45%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.45%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.45%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.18%) Google Analytics
3 6 (2.73%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.91%) Google Drive
4 2 (0.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.45%) Office 365
5 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.64%) Internet
2 7 (3.18%) Wireless
2 7 (3.18%) LAN
2 7 (3.18%) VPN
3 6 (2.73%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.73%) VoIP
3 6 (2.73%) WLAN
3 6 (2.73%) VLAN
4 5 (2.27%) Intranet
5 4 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.91%) DNS
7 1 (0.45%) WAN
7 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.27%) Data Mining
1 5 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (1.82%) MS Access
2 4 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.36%) OLAP
3 3 (1.36%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (1.36%) Big Data
3 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.45%) BigQuery
4 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Subversion
2 2 (0.91%) Maven
3 1 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.45%) Hudson
General
1 88 (40.00%) Finance
2 41 (18.64%) Banking
3 31 (14.09%) Front Office
4 15 (6.82%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.55%) Retail
5 10 (4.55%) Marketing
5 10 (4.55%) Advertising
6 8 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.27%) Publishing
8 3 (1.36%) Law
9 2 (0.91%) Games
9 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.91%) Local Government
9 2 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Billing
10 1 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (29.09%) Analyst
2 46 (20.91%) Developer
3 30 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.18%) VBA Developer
5 17 (7.73%) Excel Developer
6 15 (6.82%) Excel VBA Developer
6 15 (6.82%) Python Developer
7 14 (6.36%) Coordinator
8 9 (4.09%) Business Process Analyst
8 9 (4.09%) Administrator
8 9 (4.09%) Process Analyst
8 9 (4.09%) Project Coordinator
8 9 (4.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 9 (4.09%) Project Officer
9 8 (3.64%) Data Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) Project Support Officer
10 7 (3.18%) Consultant
10 7 (3.18%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.18%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.18%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.27%) XML
2 10 (4.55%) .NET
3 6 (2.73%) WCF
3 6 (2.73%) WPF
3 6 (2.73%) SciPy
3 6 (2.73%) NumPy
4 5 (2.27%) WinForms
5 4 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (1.82%) Middleware
5 4 (1.82%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.36%) HTML
7 2 (0.91%) Web Services
7 2 (0.91%) Spring
7 2 (0.91%) jQuery
8 1 (0.45%) Ajax
8 1 (0.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.45%) FpML
8 1 (0.45%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.45%) JMS
8 1 (0.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.73%) Market Risk
3 15 (6.82%) Credit Risk
4 14 (6.36%) Grid Computing
4 14 (6.36%) Derivative
5 10 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 9 (4.09%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.64%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.64%) Data Centre
8 7 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (2.73%) iPhone
10 4 (1.82%) NHS
10 4 (1.82%) Statistics
11 3 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (1.36%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.36%) CESG
11 3 (1.36%) Fixed Income
11 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (1.36%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.36%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.18%) Windows
2 18 (8.18%) UNIX
3 14 (6.36%) Linux
4 6 (2.73%) Mac OS X
4 6 (2.73%) Android
5 2 (0.91%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (14.09%) Analytics
2 28 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.91%) Asset Management
4 23 (10.45%) ITIL
5 19 (8.64%) Data Analysis
6 18 (8.18%) OO
6 18 (8.18%) Project Management
7 16 (7.27%) PRINCE2
7 16 (7.27%) Business Analysis
8 12 (5.45%) Data Management
9 10 (4.55%) Risk Management
10 9 (4.09%) Data Modelling
10 9 (4.09%) ETL
10 9 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (3.64%) Six Sigma
11 8 (3.64%) UML
11 8 (3.64%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.18%) Project Planning
12 7 (3.18%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.18%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (16.36%) SQL
2 28 (12.73%) VBA
3 22 (10.00%) Python
4 20 (9.09%) Java
5 15 (6.82%) C#
5 15 (6.82%) Perl
6 9 (4.09%) C++
7 8 (3.64%) R
8 5 (2.27%) C
8 5 (2.27%) Ruby
9 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.91%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.45%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.91%) Degree
3 7 (3.18%) DV Cleared
4 5 (2.27%) CISA
5 4 (1.82%) ISEB
5 4 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.36%) APMP
7 2 (0.91%) AAT
7 2 (0.91%) DCSE
7 2 (0.91%) CCAB
7 2 (0.91%) MCSE
7 2 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (0.91%) MCP
7 2 (0.91%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.45%) OCA
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.45%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 4 (1.82%) GCP
3 3 (1.36%) QA
4 2 (0.91%) DICOM
5 1 (0.45%) COREP
5 1 (0.45%) SLA
5 1 (0.45%) GAAP
System Software
1 15 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.45%) vCloud
4 1 (0.45%) Firmware
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.64%) NetBackup
1 8 (3.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (1.82%) Control-M
3 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.45%) Google
3 11 (5.00%) Symantec
3 11 (5.00%) Citrix
4 10 (4.55%) Cisco
5 9 (4.09%) Oracle
6 7 (3.18%) Tableau
7 6 (2.73%) VMware
7 6 (2.73%) SAP
7 6 (2.73%) Apple
8 5 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.27%) Bloomberg
8 5 (2.27%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.82%) Reuters
9 4 (1.82%) Dell
9 4 (1.82%) Adobe
10 3 (1.36%) IBM
10 3 (1.36%) HP
10 3 (1.36%) BMC
10 3 (1.36%) Altiris
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