The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 47 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.62% 1.02% -
As % of the Applications category 3.80% 6.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £113 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
-1.81% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.32 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.30
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -9.07%
Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 72 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 16.32% 14.63% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 13
Average daily rate £338 £170 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.52% -32.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.75 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.95% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.00 £10.32 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Oxfordshire region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Oxfordshire region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate
2 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft