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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
England / South East
Rank 198 212 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +13
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 38 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Applications category 4.08% 3.96% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 16
Median daily rate £325 £285 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +58.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Median hourly rate £11.90 £12.55 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -46.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.25 £32.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.62 £14.25 £14.24
% change year-on-year
-25.50% +0.07%

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
931 1011 1377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.22% 11.78% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 535 687
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £499 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 120 130
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.10 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.93% +2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.00 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +22 20 £450 +267.34% 2
West Sussex -6 6 £390 -11.36%
Hampshire +5 5 £184 -37.71%
Surrey +17 4 £195 -49.35% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £200 -32.08%
Oxfordshire - 1 £158 - 1
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.29%) Project Management
4 12 (16.44%) Finance
4 12 (16.44%) MS Office
5 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
6 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
7 9 (12.33%) SLA
7 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (9.59%) Degree
9 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
9 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
9 7 (9.59%) Windows
10 6 (8.22%) SQL
10 6 (8.22%) ECDL
10 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (6.85%) MS Project
11 5 (6.85%) CRM
11 5 (6.85%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (6.85%) Time Management
11 5 (6.85%) Analytics
12 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
12 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.48%) ERP
12 4 (5.48%) Python
12 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (5.48%) Programme Management

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 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (30.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) MS Office
3 5 (6.85%) MS Project
4 4 (5.48%) Maya
5 3 (4.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.37%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) IaaS
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Skype
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
2 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.74%) Data Mining
1 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.37%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Redmine
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Danish Language
6 2 (2.74%) Games
6 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Administrator
2 13 (17.81%) Analyst
3 11 (15.07%) Project Administrator
4 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) IT Support
6 4 (5.48%) Project Assistant
6 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Project Officer
7 3 (4.11%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (4.11%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Support Officer
8 2 (2.74%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Data Centre Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Junior
8 2 (2.74%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.11%) Life Science
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.11%) Robotics
3 2 (2.74%) CMDB
3 2 (2.74%) PMI
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Contactless
4 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.37%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.59%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.11%) Linux
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
4 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Project Management
2 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
3 8 (10.96%) Data Analysis
4 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.85%) Analytics
5 5 (6.85%) CRM
5 5 (6.85%) Strategic Planning
5 5 (6.85%) Time Management
6 4 (5.48%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
6 4 (5.48%) ERP
6 4 (5.48%) Migration
6 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.48%) Workflow
7 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.11%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (4.11%) Process Management
7 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.74%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) Python
3 3 (4.11%) C
3 3 (4.11%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) ECDL
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.11%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MCDST
6 2 (2.74%) BICSI Certification
6 2 (2.74%) CCNA
6 2 (2.74%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.74%) DBS Check
6 2 (2.74%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.74%) JNCIS
6 2 (2.74%) LPIC
6 2 (2.74%) MCSE
6 2 (2.74%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.74%) RHCE
7 1 (1.37%) HNC
7 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) GDPR
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Firmware
3 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.11%) Lotus
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco
3 2 (2.74%) Dell
3 2 (2.74%) HP
3 2 (2.74%) Juniper
3 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix
4 1 (1.37%) EMC
4 1 (1.37%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (1.37%) NetApp
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle
4 1 (1.37%) Pegasus
4 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.37%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.37%) VMware
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