The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 218 241 177
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -64
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 44 37 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.38% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 4.10% 2.78% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 49
Median daily rate £300 £270 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £165 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £475 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £250 £273
% change year-on-year
+11.00% -8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% +15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.30 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.30 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.61 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+18.34% -17.85%
Spreadsheet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1072 1329 1461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.26% 13.54% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 705 724
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £165 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 128 150
Median hourly rate £19.61 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £25.65 £29.96
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.71%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Sussex +9 11 £360 -
Berkshire +4 11 £305 +47.87% 1
Hampshire +10 10 £250 -16.20%
Surrey +12 5 £195 -67.50% 1
Buckinghamshire +9 4 £273 -1.97% 1
Kent +10 2 £288 -10.15%
Oxfordshire -2 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.03%) Project Management
2 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 19 (26.03%) Finance
3 13 (17.81%) PRINCE2
3 13 (17.81%) Degree
4 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
4 10 (13.70%) SAP
4 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
5 9 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (10.96%) MS Office
7 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
7 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
7 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
8 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
8 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
9 5 (6.85%) Windows
10 4 (5.48%) Change Control
10 4 (5.48%) Contactless
10 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.48%) SQL
10 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (5.48%) CCNA
10 4 (5.48%) CRM
11 3 (4.11%) Cisco
11 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (8.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (10.96%) MS Office
4 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.11%) MS Project
6 1 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.37%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.37%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) VoIP
1 2 (2.74%) WebEx
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) NFC
2 1 (1.37%) Skype
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.37%) MS Access
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) LSMW
1 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.37%) SilkTest
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
3 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.11%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.37%) French Language
6 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (24.66%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.96%) Administrator
3 8 (10.96%) Coordinator
4 7 (9.59%) Project Coordinator
5 5 (6.85%) Data Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Engineering Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Junior
6 4 (5.48%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Integration Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Integration Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Project Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (8.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.48%) Contactless
3 3 (4.11%) CMDB
3 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.74%) Life Science
4 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.37%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.37%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.37%) VMS
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.03%) Project Management
2 13 (17.81%) PRINCE2
3 7 (9.59%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.48%) Change Control
4 4 (5.48%) CRM
5 3 (4.11%) Analytics
5 3 (4.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Data Entry
5 3 (4.11%) ITIL
5 3 (4.11%) Logistics
5 3 (4.11%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (2.74%) Information Security
6 2 (2.74%) Presales
6 2 (2.74%) Quality Management
6 2 (2.74%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.74%) Time Management
6 2 (2.74%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) SQL
2 3 (4.11%) VBA
3 2 (2.74%) VB
3 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.37%) C
4 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.37%) Perl
4 1 (1.37%) Python
4 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (9.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) CCNA
4 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.11%) BICSI Certification
5 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
5 3 (4.11%) JNCIS
5 3 (4.11%) LPIC
5 3 (4.11%) MCSE
5 3 (4.11%) RHCE
6 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) HNC
7 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.37%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Firmware
2 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.70%) SAP
3 3 (4.11%) Cisco
3 3 (4.11%) Dell
3 3 (4.11%) HP
3 3 (4.11%) Juniper
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Motorola
5 1 (1.37%) Ariba
5 1 (1.37%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus
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