The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 28 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.37% 1.55% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 7.69% 11.76% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £209 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +57.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
- -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.04 £13.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-27.01% +5.76%
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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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
52 34 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 17.75% 13.18% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 16
Average daily rate £250 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £132 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £329 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -52.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) FatWire
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) CIMA
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) MI Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Handset
1 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ACCA
1 1 (25.00%) CIMA
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) FatWire