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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Spreadsheets
Rank 221 176 169
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 33 55 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.65% 0.67%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% 4.08% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 31 16
Average daily rate
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£301 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.27% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £265 £269
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
Average hourly rate £23.25 £13.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% -34.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.74 £13.58 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -9.50%
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
1354 1347 1077
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.66% 15.99% 14.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 599 440
Average daily rate £315 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £156 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 141 163
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.75 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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 -15 11 £406 +35.41% 5
Hampshire -18 7 £301 +26.66%
Surrey -5 3 £500 +29.03% 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 39 (40.63%) Finance
2 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
3 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 20 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (19.79%) Telecoms
6 17 (17.71%) Migration
7 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (15.63%) MS Visio
7 15 (15.63%) MS Office
8 14 (14.58%) Windows
9 13 (13.54%) SAP
10 12 (12.50%) UNIX
10 12 (12.50%) Service Management
11 11 (11.46%) Project Management
11 11 (11.46%) SQL
11 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (11.46%) Windows 7
12 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
12 10 (10.42%) Oracle
13 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
13 9 (9.38%) ITIL
13 9 (9.38%) MS Access
14 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
14 8 (8.33%) Validation
14 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.33%) Degree
14 8 (8.33%) Time Management
14 8 (8.33%) Data Validation
14 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
15 6 (6.25%) ATM

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.21%) CMS
3 2 (2.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.04%) Drupal
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.04%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 20 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (15.63%) MS Visio
3 15 (15.63%) MS Office
4 5 (5.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.04%) SAP SEM
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.04%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) ATM
2 5 (5.21%) Network Security
3 3 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.13%) FTP
3 3 (3.13%) DNS
3 3 (3.13%) Internet
3 3 (3.13%) DMZ
3 3 (3.13%) Firewall
3 3 (3.13%) NAS
4 2 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.04%) SAN
5 1 (1.04%) Intranet
5 1 (1.04%) LAN
5 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.38%) MS Access
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (3.13%) Essbase
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.08%) QlikView
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.04%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.21%) StarTeam
General
1 39 (40.63%) Finance
2 19 (19.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.21%) Billing
4 3 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (2.08%) Banking
5 2 (2.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 2 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Analyst
2 10 (10.42%) Architect
2 10 (10.42%) Developer
2 10 (10.42%) Administrator
3 9 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 9 (9.38%) Coordinator
4 8 (8.33%) Consultant
5 6 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (5.21%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Project Administrator
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (3.13%) Business Consultant
8 3 (3.13%) Project Analyst
8 3 (3.13%) Configuration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.21%) CSS
1 5 (5.21%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.17%) New Media
5 3 (3.13%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.08%) NHS
6 2 (2.08%) PMI
7 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Windows
2 12 (12.50%) UNIX
3 11 (11.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.13%) Linux
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.71%) Migration
2 15 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.50%) Service Management
4 11 (11.46%) Project Management
4 11 (11.46%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.38%) ITIL
6 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 8 (8.33%) Validation
6 8 (8.33%) Time Management
6 8 (8.33%) Data Validation
7 6 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.21%) OO
8 5 (5.21%) Change Management
8 5 (5.21%) Web Design
8 5 (5.21%) Data Migration
8 5 (5.21%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.21%) Cyber Security
9 4 (4.17%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.46%) SQL
2 4 (4.17%) T-SQL
2 4 (4.17%) C
2 4 (4.17%) VBA
3 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.13%) AWK
3 3 (3.13%) Korn
3 3 (3.13%) sed
4 2 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.04%) ISEB
6 1 (1.04%) Siebel Certification
6 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.04%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) QA
1 1 (1.04%) JSP 440
1 1 (1.04%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.17%) HP UCMDB
1 4 (4.17%) WMI
2 1 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) SAP
3 10 (10.42%) Oracle
4 6 (6.25%) HP
5 5 (5.21%) Cisco
5 5 (5.21%) Apple
5 5 (5.21%) Business Objects
6 3 (3.13%) Sun
6 3 (3.13%) Borland
6 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.13%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.13%) Informatica
6 3 (3.13%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.13%) Teradata
6 3 (3.13%) Alias
7 1 (1.04%) EMC
7 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.04%) NetApp
7 1 (1.04%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.04%) Siebel
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