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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 23 37 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.09% 0.34% 1.25%
As % of the Applications category 6.90% 1.85% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £196 - £115
UK excluding London average daily rate £254 £225 £280
% change year-on-year
+12.88% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -16.66%
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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 54 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 15.76% 18.49% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 17
Average daily rate £300 £200 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -40.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £115 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £434 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.22 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.12% -13.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Slough region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram 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

Spreadsheet
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) German Language
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (33.33%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Junior Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) Junior IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP