The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 69 63 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 1.20% 0.52%
As % of the Applications category 2.13% 6.70% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.24 £14.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.45% +18.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
141 179 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.11% 17.92% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 80 33
Average daily rate £325 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £109 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 19
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -30.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.10 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £23.35 £96.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Spreadsheet
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (25.00%) Project Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree