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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 180 210 191
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -19
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 63 38 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 4.30% 3.09% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 17
Average daily rate
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£243 £233 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.30% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £108 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £401 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £10.32 £15.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.03% -31.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £9.50 £13.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.30 £141.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.91 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -13.95%
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
1466 1229 1477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.80% 14.07% 14.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 569 622
Average daily rate £320 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £148 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 130 189
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.23 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £25.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +16 21 £325 -23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 20 £185 +54.16% 2
Hampshire -3 10 £265 -24.28% 4
Surrey +1 9 £231 - 1
West Sussex +3 2 £350 +40.00%
Kent - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 28 (24.35%) Finance
3 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
4 24 (20.87%) Migration
5 22 (19.13%) Project Management
6 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (16.52%) MS Office
7 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (13.04%) MS Project
9 14 (12.17%) Windows
9 14 (12.17%) Change Control
10 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
10 12 (10.43%) SQL
10 12 (10.43%) SharePoint
11 11 (9.57%) Validation
11 11 (9.57%) MS Access
11 11 (9.57%) SAP
11 11 (9.57%) Marketing
11 11 (9.57%) Degree
11 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
12 10 (8.70%) Data Validation
12 10 (8.70%) Windows 7
13 9 (7.83%) Service Management
13 9 (7.83%) CRM
13 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
13 9 (7.83%) Project Planning
13 9 (7.83%) Billing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 12 (10.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 38 (33.04%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.52%) MS Office
3 15 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (13.04%) MS Project
4 8 (6.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.74%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.87%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.87%) SAP SEM
1 1 (0.87%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.22%) Internet
1 6 (5.22%) ATM
2 5 (4.35%) LAN
2 5 (4.35%) WAN
3 4 (3.48%) SAN
3 4 (3.48%) Firewall
4 3 (2.61%) NAS
4 3 (2.61%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.61%) FTP
5 2 (1.74%) SNMP
5 2 (1.74%) DNS
5 2 (1.74%) 3G
5 2 (1.74%) SSL
5 2 (1.74%) GGSN
5 2 (1.74%) SGSN
5 2 (1.74%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.74%) 4G
6 1 (0.87%) LTE
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.57%) MS Access
2 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.74%) FileMaker
7 1 (0.87%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (26.09%) Telecoms
2 28 (24.35%) Finance
3 11 (9.57%) Marketing
4 9 (7.83%) Billing
5 8 (6.96%) Retail
6 4 (3.48%) Publishing
7 3 (2.61%) Games
8 2 (1.74%) Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.87%) Electronics
9 1 (0.87%) Legal
9 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (27.83%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Coordinator
3 12 (10.43%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Developer
4 10 (8.70%) Administrator
5 8 (6.96%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (5.22%) CRM Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Systems Developer
6 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.35%) Architect
7 5 (4.35%) Consultant
7 5 (4.35%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.48%) Project Administrator
8 4 (3.48%) SQL Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Hardware Engineer
8 4 (3.48%) Project Support Coordinator
9 3 (2.61%) Business Consultant
9 3 (2.61%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.61%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (2.61%) Report Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) JSON
1 2 (1.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (3.48%) PMI
4 3 (2.61%) Data Conversion
4 3 (2.61%) Xbox
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.74%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.87%) CMDB
6 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.87%) GIS
6 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.87%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Windows
2 10 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.09%) UNIX
4 5 (4.35%) Linux
5 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.87%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.87%) Migration
2 22 (19.13%) Project Management
3 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (12.17%) Change Control
5 12 (10.43%) Data Analysis
6 11 (9.57%) Validation
7 10 (8.70%) Data Validation
8 9 (7.83%) Service Management
8 9 (7.83%) CRM
8 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.83%) Project Planning
9 8 (6.96%) Asset Management
9 8 (6.96%) Data Migration
9 8 (6.96%) ITIL
9 8 (6.96%) PRINCE2
10 7 (6.09%) Email Marketing
10 7 (6.09%) Time Management
11 5 (4.35%) Configuration Management
12 4 (3.48%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.48%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.43%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.61%) sed
3 3 (2.61%) Korn
3 3 (2.61%) AWK
3 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.74%) VB
4 2 (1.74%) VBA
5 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Degree
1 11 (9.57%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.83%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.61%) ISEB
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.87%) AAT
6 1 (0.87%) CIMA
6 1 (0.87%) ACCA
6 1 (0.87%) PMP
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.87%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.61%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (24.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) SAP
3 8 (6.96%) Oracle
4 7 (6.09%) VMware
4 7 (6.09%) Sage
4 7 (6.09%) Zoho
5 6 (5.22%) NetApp
5 6 (5.22%) HP
5 6 (5.22%) EMC
6 5 (4.35%) Remedy
6 5 (4.35%) Business Objects
7 4 (3.48%) Alias
8 3 (2.61%) Teradata
8 3 (2.61%) Sun
8 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.61%) Informatica
8 3 (2.61%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (1.74%) Citrix
9 2 (1.74%) Cisco
9 2 (1.74%) Primavera
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