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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 310 300 329
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +29
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 114 112 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 4.11% 4.12% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 71 56
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£475 £373 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% -14.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £275 £238
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +15.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Average hourly rate £13.39 £17.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.51% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.47 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.47%
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
2773 2719 2928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.89% 11.87% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1817 1744 1880
Average daily rate £375 £365 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 185 168
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.38 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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 3 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 3 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 3 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 -2 34 £475 +26.66% 10
Croydon - 1 £175 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 81 (38.39%) Finance
2 49 (23.22%) MS Excel
3 40 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (18.48%) Microsoft
5 37 (17.54%) MS Office
6 35 (16.59%) SQL
7 32 (15.17%) Banking
8 31 (14.69%) Analytics
9 29 (13.74%) Google
10 28 (13.27%) VBA
10 28 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (13.27%) Front Office
11 27 (12.80%) Windows
12 23 (10.90%) Python
12 23 (10.90%) Data Analysis
13 22 (10.43%) Asset Management
14 20 (9.48%) ITIL
15 17 (8.06%) OO
16 16 (7.58%) PRINCE2
16 16 (7.58%) XML
16 16 (7.58%) Java
17 15 (7.11%) Business Analysis
17 15 (7.11%) Project Management
17 15 (7.11%) Degree
17 15 (7.11%) Visualisation
18 14 (6.64%) Active Directory
18 14 (6.64%) MS PowerPoint
18 14 (6.64%) Investment Banking
19 13 (6.16%) C#
19 13 (6.16%) Derivative

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 10 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.37%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.42%) SAS
4 3 (1.42%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.47%) Drupal
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
6 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (23.22%) MS Excel
2 37 (17.54%) MS Office
3 14 (6.64%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.74%) MS Project
5 3 (1.42%) SPSS
6 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.47%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.47%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.69%) Google Analytics
2 8 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.84%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.95%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) LAN
1 6 (2.84%) VoIP
1 6 (2.84%) WLAN
1 6 (2.84%) Ethernet
1 6 (2.84%) TCP/IP
1 6 (2.84%) VPN
1 6 (2.84%) Intranet
1 6 (2.84%) Wireless
1 6 (2.84%) VLAN
2 5 (2.37%) Internet
3 2 (0.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.79%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (2.37%) MS Access
3 4 (1.90%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.42%) Big Data
5 2 (0.95%) MySQL
6 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.47%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Subversion
2 2 (0.95%) Maven
2 2 (0.95%) JIRA
2 2 (0.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.95%) Grunt
2 2 (0.95%) gulp
2 2 (0.95%) Broccoli
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (0.47%) JUnit
3 1 (0.47%) Selenium
3 1 (0.47%) TestNG
3 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.47%) Hudson
General
1 81 (38.39%) Finance
2 32 (15.17%) Banking
3 28 (13.27%) Front Office
4 14 (6.64%) Investment Banking
5 12 (5.69%) Marketing
6 10 (4.74%) Advertising
7 8 (3.79%) Publishing
8 6 (2.84%) Retail
9 5 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.95%) Games
10 2 (0.95%) Law
10 2 (0.95%) Arabic Language
10 2 (0.95%) Hindi Language
10 2 (0.95%) Local Government
11 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Legal
11 1 (0.47%) Back Office
11 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (32.70%) Analyst
2 44 (20.85%) Developer
3 29 (13.74%) Business Analyst
4 16 (7.58%) VBA Developer
4 16 (7.58%) Excel Developer
5 14 (6.64%) Excel VBA Developer
5 14 (6.64%) Coordinator
6 11 (5.21%) Python Developer
7 10 (4.74%) Performance Analyst
7 10 (4.74%) Administrator
8 9 (4.27%) Process Analyst
8 9 (4.27%) Business Process Analyst
8 9 (4.27%) Data Analyst
8 9 (4.27%) Project Coordinator
8 9 (4.27%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 7 (3.32%) Project Officer
9 7 (3.32%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.32%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.84%) Architect
10 6 (2.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.58%) XML
2 9 (4.27%) .NET
3 8 (3.79%) WCF
4 7 (3.32%) WPF
5 6 (2.84%) HTML
5 6 (2.84%) Web Services
5 6 (2.84%) WinForms
6 5 (2.37%) MSMQ
6 5 (2.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (1.90%) Middleware
7 4 (1.90%) CSS
7 4 (1.90%) JSON
7 4 (1.90%) SciPy
7 4 (1.90%) NumPy
8 3 (1.42%) RESTful
8 3 (1.42%) Spring
8 3 (1.42%) Ajax
9 2 (0.95%) J2EE
9 2 (0.95%) SOAP
9 2 (0.95%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 40 (18.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.11%) Visualisation
3 13 (6.16%) Market Risk
3 13 (6.16%) Derivative
4 10 (4.74%) Grid Computing
4 10 (4.74%) Credit Risk
5 8 (3.79%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.79%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.79%) Data Centre
6 7 (3.32%) Statistics
6 7 (3.32%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (2.84%) iPhone
8 4 (1.90%) NHS
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.42%) BYOD
9 3 (1.42%) Equity Derivative
9 3 (1.42%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.42%) CESG
9 3 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.80%) Windows
2 12 (5.69%) Linux
2 12 (5.69%) UNIX
3 6 (2.84%) Mac OS X
3 6 (2.84%) Android
4 2 (0.95%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (14.69%) Analytics
2 28 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (10.90%) Data Analysis
4 22 (10.43%) Asset Management
5 20 (9.48%) ITIL
6 17 (8.06%) OO
7 16 (7.58%) PRINCE2
8 15 (7.11%) Project Management
8 15 (7.11%) Business Analysis
9 11 (5.21%) Data Management
10 9 (4.27%) Cluster Analysis
10 9 (4.27%) Workflow
10 9 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (3.79%) SEO
11 8 (3.79%) Six Sigma
11 8 (3.79%) UML
11 8 (3.79%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.32%) Multivariate Testing
12 7 (3.32%) ETL
12 7 (3.32%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (16.59%) SQL
2 28 (13.27%) VBA
3 23 (10.90%) Python
4 16 (7.58%) Java
5 13 (6.16%) C#
6 11 (5.21%) R
7 10 (4.74%) C++
7 10 (4.74%) Perl
8 9 (4.27%) Ruby
9 8 (3.79%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.84%) C
11 3 (1.42%) PHP
11 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VB
12 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (7.11%) Degree
2 11 (5.21%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.37%) CISA
3 5 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (1.90%) ISEB
4 4 (1.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) AAT
5 2 (0.95%) CCAB
5 2 (0.95%) MCSE
5 2 (0.95%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.95%) MCP
5 2 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.47%) ACCA
6 1 (0.47%) CIMA
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.47%) MAPM
6 1 (0.47%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (1.42%) GCP
3 1 (0.47%) GAAP
3 1 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) DICOM
System Software
1 14 (6.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.42%) XenApp
4 1 (0.47%) vCloud
4 1 (0.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (3.32%) NetBackup
1 7 (3.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (2.37%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (18.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (13.74%) Google
3 10 (4.74%) Symantec
3 10 (4.74%) Citrix
4 9 (4.27%) Tableau
5 8 (3.79%) SAP
6 7 (3.32%) Oracle
6 7 (3.32%) Cisco
7 6 (2.84%) Apple
7 6 (2.84%) DevExpress
7 6 (2.84%) Bloomberg
8 5 (2.37%) Reuters
9 4 (1.90%) VMware
10 3 (1.42%) Altiris
10 3 (1.42%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.42%) IBM
10 3 (1.42%) BMC
10 3 (1.42%) Adobe
11 2 (0.95%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
London
Computer People
Rate: £18.00 - £21.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Coulsdon, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £10.71 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £22.00 - £24.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
WEX Europe Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £230 - £260 per day + negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago