The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 327 324 338
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 116 115 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.51% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 5.07% 4.52% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 77 65
Median daily rate £325 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £237 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £610 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £286 £286
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -0.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Median hourly rate £16.38 £18.25 £21.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.27% -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £12.71 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.87 £137.10 £161.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -3.84%
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
2288 2547 2879
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.02% 10.89% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1504 1758 1937
Median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £180 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 125 176
Median hourly rate £16.29 £17.20 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.29% +1.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £11.43 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the London region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
City of London +4 10 £425 - 4
Croydon -4 8 £365 +421.42%
Canary Wharf - 2 £180 -
Kingston Upon Thames 0 1 £225 -
Brentford - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 83 (40.29%) Finance
2 61 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (28.64%) MS Excel
4 53 (25.73%) SQL
5 44 (21.36%) Microsoft
6 36 (17.48%) VBA
7 33 (16.02%) Banking
8 31 (15.05%) Data Analysis
9 30 (14.56%) MS PowerPoint
9 30 (14.56%) Degree
10 28 (13.59%) Analytics
10 28 (13.59%) Project Management
11 25 (12.14%) MS Office
11 25 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (12.14%) Migration
12 22 (10.68%) Python
13 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
14 17 (8.25%) Oracle
14 17 (8.25%) C#
15 16 (7.77%) MS Project
15 16 (7.77%) Security Cleared
16 15 (7.28%) Visualisation
16 15 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (7.28%) PRINCE2
16 15 (7.28%) Internet
16 15 (7.28%) Risk Management
17 14 (6.80%) Front Office
17 14 (6.80%) Management Information System
17 14 (6.80%) Data Management
17 14 (6.80%) QA

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 8 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.40%) SAS
3 5 (2.43%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.94%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.97%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 59 (28.64%) MS Excel
2 30 (14.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 25 (12.14%) MS Office
4 16 (7.77%) MS Project
5 10 (4.85%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.49%) InDesign
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.94%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (1.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.97%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.97%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.49%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.49%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.49%) Primavera
4 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.49%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.40%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.46%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.46%) IaaS
4 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.97%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.28%) Internet
2 6 (2.91%) SSL
3 3 (1.46%) Intranet
3 3 (1.46%) Wireless
4 2 (0.97%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.97%) WAN
5 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.49%) VoIP
5 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.37%) QlikView
3 9 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.40%) MS Access
4 7 (3.40%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.91%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.43%) Power BI
6 5 (2.43%) PowerPivot
6 5 (2.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.94%) Big Data
8 2 (0.97%) Cloudera CDH
8 2 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.97%) Spotfire
8 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.34%) JIRA
2 6 (2.91%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.43%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.97%) JBehave
5 2 (0.97%) Maven
5 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.97%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.49%) Capybara
6 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.49%) RSpec
General
1 83 (40.29%) Finance
2 33 (16.02%) Banking
3 14 (6.80%) Front Office
4 10 (4.85%) Marketing
5 9 (4.37%) Investment Banking
5 9 (4.37%) Publishing
6 7 (3.40%) French Language
6 7 (3.40%) German Language
6 7 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.40%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.91%) Italian Language
7 6 (2.91%) Turkish Language
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.97%) Games
8 2 (0.97%) Polish Language
8 2 (0.97%) Retail
8 2 (0.97%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.49%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Billing
9 1 (0.49%) Danish Language
Job Titles
1 66 (32.04%) Analyst
2 33 (16.02%) Developer
3 21 (10.19%) Data Analyst
4 19 (9.22%) Administrator
5 17 (8.25%) Project Manager
6 16 (7.77%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.31%) Coordinator
8 11 (5.34%) Excel Developer
8 11 (5.34%) VBA Developer
9 9 (4.37%) Excel Analyst
9 9 (4.37%) Project Officer
9 9 (4.37%) SQL Developer
10 8 (3.88%) Project Support Officer
10 8 (3.88%) Support Officer
11 7 (3.40%) Consultant
11 7 (3.40%) Front Office Developer
11 7 (3.40%) Support Analyst
12 6 (2.91%) .NET Developer
12 6 (2.91%) Database Analyst
12 6 (2.91%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.34%) HTML
2 10 (4.85%) .NET
3 8 (3.88%) XML
4 6 (2.91%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.43%) CSS
5 5 (2.43%) Spring
5 5 (2.43%) Velocity
6 4 (1.94%) Django
6 4 (1.94%) Web Services
7 2 (0.97%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.97%) D3.js
7 2 (0.97%) JMS
7 2 (0.97%) Node.js
7 2 (0.97%) Protocol Buffers
7 2 (0.97%) XSL
8 1 (0.49%) CSS3
8 1 (0.49%) jQuery
8 1 (0.49%) Sass
8 1 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.61%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.28%) Visualisation
3 14 (6.80%) Management Information System
4 11 (5.34%) Derivative
4 11 (5.34%) Market Risk
5 8 (3.88%) Fixed Income
6 6 (2.91%) Contactless
6 6 (2.91%) Performance Metrics
6 6 (2.91%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.94%) Equities
7 4 (1.94%) Fintech
7 4 (1.94%) NHS
8 3 (1.46%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (1.46%) Economics
8 3 (1.46%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.46%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.46%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.46%) Statistics
9 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.34%) Unix
2 9 (4.37%) Windows
3 4 (1.94%) Linux
4 2 (0.97%) Android
4 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (15.05%) Data Analysis
2 28 (13.59%) Analytics
2 28 (13.59%) Project Management
3 25 (12.14%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (12.14%) Migration
4 15 (7.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (7.28%) PRINCE2
4 15 (7.28%) Risk Management
5 14 (6.80%) Data Management
6 13 (6.31%) OO
7 12 (5.83%) Data Modelling
7 12 (5.83%) Programme Management
7 12 (5.83%) Validation
8 11 (5.34%) Resource Management
9 10 (4.85%) Data Migration
10 9 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.37%) Data Entry
10 9 (4.37%) Dependency Management
10 9 (4.37%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.88%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.73%) SQL
2 36 (17.48%) VBA
3 22 (10.68%) Python
4 17 (8.25%) C#
5 13 (6.31%) Java
6 12 (5.83%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.34%) JavaScript
7 11 (5.34%) VB
8 8 (3.88%) C++
9 7 (3.40%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.91%) C
10 6 (2.91%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.43%) Perl
11 5 (2.43%) R
12 3 (1.46%) Ruby
12 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.97%) Groovy
14 1 (0.49%) PHP
14 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (14.56%) Degree
2 16 (7.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) DV Cleared
3 7 (3.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.46%) CCA
5 3 (1.46%) CCNA
5 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.46%) MCSE
5 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.46%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.97%) CEH
6 2 (0.97%) CISMP
6 2 (0.97%) CISSP
6 2 (0.97%) GIAC
6 2 (0.97%) MCP
7 1 (0.49%) ACCA
7 1 (0.49%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.80%) QA
2 9 (4.37%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.46%) SLA
4 2 (0.97%) Basel III
4 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.43%) RACF
3 2 (0.97%) Snort
4 1 (0.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.43%) BladeLogic
1 5 (2.43%) Control-M
2 2 (0.97%) MOM
2 2 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (8.25%) Oracle
3 13 (6.31%) Google
4 12 (5.83%) Tableau
5 9 (4.37%) SAP
6 8 (3.88%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.91%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.91%) Remedy
8 4 (1.94%) Bloomberg
8 4 (1.94%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.94%) Cisco
9 2 (0.97%) Adobe
9 2 (0.97%) Ariba
9 2 (0.97%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.97%) Lotus
9 2 (0.97%) Reuters
9 2 (0.97%) Solace
9 2 (0.97%) Splunk
10 1 (0.49%) Charles River
10 1 (0.49%) ION Trading
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