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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 310 317 323
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 127 129 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.56% 0.55% 0.47%
As % of the Applications category 5.45% 4.82% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 86 74
Median daily rate £350 £420 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £183 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £250 £273
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Median hourly rate £15.31 £15.19 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.78% -34.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £11.63 £19.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.46 £18.75 £168.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.61 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -17.85%
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
2331 2679 2815
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.27% 11.33% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1821 1826
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 120 185
Median hourly rate £16.33 £17.80 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.24% -1.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.21 £43.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +24 16 £425 -10.52% 5
Croydon -7 5 £365 +421.42%
Docklands, London - 3 £525 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £180 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 81 (38.03%) Finance
2 67 (31.46%) MS Excel
3 57 (26.76%) SQL
3 57 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
4 42 (19.72%) VBA
4 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
5 33 (15.49%) Banking
6 31 (14.55%) Migration
7 29 (13.62%) Degree
8 28 (13.15%) MS PowerPoint
9 27 (12.68%) Project Management
9 27 (12.68%) Oracle
10 26 (12.21%) Data Analysis
10 26 (12.21%) Analytics
11 24 (11.27%) MS Office
12 22 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (8.92%) PL/SQL
13 19 (8.92%) Security Cleared
14 18 (8.45%) C#
14 18 (8.45%) Python
15 17 (7.98%) SQL Server
15 17 (7.98%) MS Project
16 16 (7.51%) PRINCE2
16 16 (7.51%) Front Office
16 16 (7.51%) Data Migration
17 15 (7.04%) Data Management
18 14 (6.57%) Risk Management
18 14 (6.57%) Management Information System
18 14 (6.57%) Visualisation
19 13 (6.10%) Google

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 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.29%) SAS
3 5 (2.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.88%) Apache
5 2 (0.94%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 67 (31.46%) MS Excel
2 28 (13.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 24 (11.27%) MS Office
4 17 (7.98%) MS Project
5 10 (4.69%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.41%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (1.41%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.94%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.94%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.47%) InDesign
8 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
5 1 (0.47%) Primavera
5 1 (0.47%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.47%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.29%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.41%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.41%) IaaS
4 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) Internet
2 6 (2.82%) SSL
3 3 (1.41%) Wireless
4 2 (0.94%) Intranet
4 2 (0.94%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.94%) WAN
5 1 (0.47%) DHCP
5 1 (0.47%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) FTP
5 1 (0.47%) Network Security
5 1 (0.47%) SNMP
5 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.47%) VoIP
5 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.63%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.76%) QlikView
5 7 (3.29%) MS Access
5 7 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.82%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.35%) Power BI
7 5 (2.35%) PowerPivot
8 4 (1.88%) Big Data
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.94%) Cloudera CDH
10 2 (0.94%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.94%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (5.16%) JIRA
2 6 (2.82%) Visual Studio
3 5 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (2.35%) ClearCase
4 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.94%) JBehave
5 2 (0.94%) Maven
5 2 (0.94%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.47%) Capybara
6 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.47%) RSpec
General
1 81 (38.03%) Finance
2 33 (15.49%) Banking
3 16 (7.51%) Front Office
4 10 (4.69%) Publishing
5 9 (4.23%) Marketing
6 7 (3.29%) French Language
6 7 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.82%) German Language
7 6 (2.82%) Italian Language
7 6 (2.82%) Turkish Language
8 5 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.41%) Back Office
10 2 (0.94%) Billing
10 2 (0.94%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.94%) Retail
10 2 (0.94%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.47%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (34.74%) Analyst
2 32 (15.02%) Developer
3 23 (10.80%) Data Analyst
4 19 (8.92%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.45%) Administrator
6 17 (7.98%) Project Manager
7 13 (6.10%) Excel Developer
7 13 (6.10%) VBA Developer
8 12 (5.63%) Coordinator
9 11 (5.16%) Excel Analyst
9 11 (5.16%) Project Officer
10 10 (4.69%) Project Support Officer
10 10 (4.69%) SQL Developer
10 10 (4.69%) Support Officer
11 9 (4.23%) Data Migration Analyst
11 9 (4.23%) Migration Analyst
12 8 (3.76%) Support Analyst
13 7 (3.29%) Excel VBA Developer
13 7 (3.29%) Project Analyst
13 7 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.16%) XML
2 10 (4.69%) .NET
3 9 (4.23%) HTML
4 6 (2.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (2.35%) CSS
5 5 (2.35%) Spring
5 5 (2.35%) Velocity
6 4 (1.88%) Django
6 4 (1.88%) Web Services
7 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.94%) D3.js
7 2 (0.94%) JMS
7 2 (0.94%) Murex Flex
7 2 (0.94%) Murex MxML
7 2 (0.94%) Node.js
7 2 (0.94%) Protocol Buffers
7 2 (0.94%) XSL
8 1 (0.47%) CSS3
8 1 (0.47%) HTML5
8 1 (0.47%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 57 (26.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.57%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.57%) Visualisation
3 12 (5.63%) Derivative
4 11 (5.16%) Fixed Income
5 9 (4.23%) Market Risk
6 6 (2.82%) Performance Metrics
7 5 (2.35%) Contactless
8 4 (1.88%) Equities
8 4 (1.88%) Fintech
8 4 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (1.88%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (1.41%) Credit Derivative
9 3 (1.41%) Credit Risk
9 3 (1.41%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.41%) Economics
9 3 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.41%) NHS
9 3 (1.41%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.69%) Unix
2 5 (2.35%) Windows
3 4 (1.88%) Linux
4 2 (0.94%) Android
4 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (14.55%) Migration
2 27 (12.68%) Project Management
3 26 (12.21%) Analytics
3 26 (12.21%) Data Analysis
4 22 (10.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (7.51%) Data Migration
5 16 (7.51%) PRINCE2
6 15 (7.04%) Data Management
7 14 (6.57%) Risk Management
8 11 (5.16%) Business Analysis
8 11 (5.16%) Programme Management
8 11 (5.16%) Resource Management
8 11 (5.16%) Validation
8 11 (5.16%) Workflow
9 10 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (4.69%) Data Modelling
9 10 (4.69%) OO
10 9 (4.23%) Data Cleansing
10 9 (4.23%) Dependency Management
11 8 (3.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (26.76%) SQL
2 42 (19.72%) VBA
3 19 (8.92%) PL/SQL
4 18 (8.45%) C#
4 18 (8.45%) Python
5 12 (5.63%) VB
6 11 (5.16%) JavaScript
7 10 (4.69%) C++
7 10 (4.69%) Java
8 8 (3.76%) Shell Script
9 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.82%) C
11 5 (2.35%) R
12 4 (1.88%) Perl
13 3 (1.41%) Ruby
13 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.94%) Groovy
14 2 (0.94%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (13.62%) Degree
2 19 (8.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.76%) DV Cleared
4 6 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.41%) CCNA
6 3 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.94%) CCA
7 2 (0.94%) CEH
7 2 (0.94%) CISMP
7 2 (0.94%) CISSP
7 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (0.94%) GIAC
7 2 (0.94%) MCP
7 2 (0.94%) MCSE
7 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.47%) ACCA
8 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) QA
2 7 (3.29%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.94%) Basel III
4 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.35%) RACF
3 2 (0.94%) Snort
4 1 (0.47%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) BladeLogic
1 5 (2.35%) Control-M
2 2 (0.94%) MOM
2 2 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.68%) Oracle
3 13 (6.10%) Google
4 12 (5.63%) Tableau
5 8 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.76%) SAP
6 6 (2.82%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.82%) Remedy
7 4 (1.88%) Adobe
7 4 (1.88%) Bloomberg
7 4 (1.88%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.41%) Cisco
8 3 (1.41%) Sybase
9 2 (0.94%) Ariba
9 2 (0.94%) Cognos
9 2 (0.94%) DevExpress
9 2 (0.94%) HP
9 2 (0.94%) Murex
9 2 (0.94%) Reuters
9 2 (0.94%) Splunk
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