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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank 238 210 213
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 32 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.57% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 2.59% 3.85% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 20
Median daily rate £310 £180 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.94% -44.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £128 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £254 £250 £280
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -62.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £34.30 £131.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
1234 1479 1449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.82% 14.90% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 694 720 659
Median daily rate £350 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £180 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 126 157
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £32.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 3 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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
Berkshire +6 12 £196 +63.54% 1
Hampshire 0 10 £310 +142.74% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 3 - -
Surrey -6 3 £350 -17.64% 1
Kent -25 2 £413 +65.00%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £200 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (28.99%) Finance
3 15 (21.74%) SQL
3 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
4 12 (17.39%) ITIL
5 11 (15.94%) SAP
5 11 (15.94%) Project Management
6 10 (14.49%) Oracle
6 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
7 9 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
7 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
7 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
7 9 (13.04%) Migration
8 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
9 7 (10.14%) Degree
9 7 (10.14%) HP UCMDB
9 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (10.14%) Windows
9 7 (10.14%) JBoss
9 7 (10.14%) Siebel
9 7 (10.14%) Web Services
9 7 (10.14%) Sybase
9 7 (10.14%) DB2
9 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
9 7 (10.14%) IIS
9 7 (10.14%) HP
9 7 (10.14%) Jython
10 6 (8.70%) Analytics

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 7 (10.14%) IIS
1 7 (10.14%) JBoss
1 7 (10.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.80%) MS Project
4 1 (1.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.45%) HFM
2 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) DWDM
2 2 (2.90%) SDH
3 1 (1.45%) 2G
3 1 (1.45%) 3G
3 1 (1.45%) 4G
3 1 (1.45%) ATM
3 1 (1.45%) MPLS
3 1 (1.45%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) DB2
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.90%) GIS
4 2 (2.90%) PerformancePoint
4 2 (2.90%) PowerPivot
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) JIRA
1 2 (2.90%) Selenium
1 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
1 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Law
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
4 3 (4.35%) French Language
4 3 (4.35%) German Language
4 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) Analyst
2 14 (20.29%) Administrator
3 5 (7.25%) Coordinator
3 5 (7.25%) Excel Analyst
3 5 (7.25%) Junior
3 5 (7.25%) Technical Leader
4 4 (5.80%) Consultant
4 4 (5.80%) Developer
4 4 (5.80%) Project Administrator
4 4 (5.80%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) HR Consultant
5 3 (4.35%) Report Analyst
5 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 2 (2.90%) GIS Officer
6 2 (2.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (2.90%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (2.90%) Project Support Administrator
6 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Web Services
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) ActiveX
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.35%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.90%) Handset
5 2 (2.90%) Pricing Data
5 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.45%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.45%) CMDB
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.45%) EMV
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Unix
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.39%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Project Management
3 9 (13.04%) Migration
4 8 (11.59%) Data Analysis
4 8 (11.59%) PRINCE2
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (8.70%) Analytics
6 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (7.25%) ITIL V2
6 5 (7.25%) Time Management
7 4 (5.80%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.35%) Change Control
8 3 (4.35%) Data Analytics
8 3 (4.35%) ETL
8 3 (4.35%) Validation
9 2 (2.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.90%) ERP
9 2 (2.90%) Information Security
9 2 (2.90%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Jython
3 4 (5.80%) VBA
4 3 (4.35%) VB
5 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.90%) VB6
6 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
6 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ACCA
3 2 (2.90%) CIPD
3 2 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) CIMA
4 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.45%) HNC
4 1 (1.45%) HND
4 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) GAAP
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) SAP
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 9 (13.04%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (10.14%) HP
5 7 (10.14%) Siebel
5 7 (10.14%) Sybase
6 5 (7.25%) Remedy
7 4 (5.80%) Huawei
8 2 (2.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 2 (2.90%) Ciena
8 2 (2.90%) Cisco
8 2 (2.90%) Juniper
8 2 (2.90%) Mapinfo
8 2 (2.90%) Nokia
9 1 (1.45%) Ariba
9 1 (1.45%) BMC
9 1 (1.45%) Ericsson
9 1 (1.45%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.45%) MicroStrategy
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