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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank - 57 76
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 1.39% 0.30%
As % of the Applications category - 8.57% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Average daily rate
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- £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £275 £248
% change year-on-year
+0.90% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +3.70%
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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
121 140 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.05% 16.22% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 57 55
Average daily rate £300 £400 £224
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +78.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £230 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £595 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 20
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.29 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.67% +34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £14.15 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.90 £18.70 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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