The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 62 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.38% - 1.22%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% - 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £294
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £273 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.09% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £10.04 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+34.52% -28.32%
Spreadsheet
Berkshire

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
123 141 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.67% 15.19% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 61 54
Median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £152 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 14
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £17.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +24.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.25 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £30.90 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Life Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Analytics
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HNC
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP