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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
England / South East
Rank 200 218 226
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 33 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.45% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 3.84% 3.65% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 13
Median daily rate £325 £300 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £127 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £250
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £10.80 £10.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -56.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.65 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.34 £13.50 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £16.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +39.13%

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
860 1014 1358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.84% 12.14% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 514 639
Median daily rate £350 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 116 140
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.58 £10.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.00%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +18 17 £388 +210.00% 2
West Sussex +3 5 £380 +16.92%
Hampshire +8 4 £185 -35.08% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 4 - - 1
Surrey +16 2 £251 -49.75%
Oxfordshire -3 1 £158 -
Spreadsheet
England

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (30.00%) Project Management
2 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
3 12 (17.14%) MS Office
4 11 (15.71%) SharePoint
5 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 10 (14.29%) Finance
5 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.29%) SLA
6 9 (12.86%) Windows
6 9 (12.86%) Degree
7 7 (10.00%) SQL
7 7 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (8.57%) ECDL
8 6 (8.57%) CRM
8 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
9 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 5 (7.14%) Migration
10 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
10 4 (5.71%) Back Office
10 4 (5.71%) Maya
10 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
10 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.71%) Strategic Planning

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 (15.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.14%) MS Office
3 4 (5.71%) Maya
4 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.29%) MS Project
5 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.86%) IaaS
2 2 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) Skype
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) NFC
2 1 (1.43%) VoIP
2 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (1.43%) DB2
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Redmine
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
1 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.71%) Back Office
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Danish Language
5 2 (2.86%) Games
6 1 (1.43%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Administrator
2 14 (20.00%) Analyst
3 11 (15.71%) Project Administrator
4 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Project Assistant
7 4 (5.71%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering Project Manager
9 2 (2.86%) Excel Analyst
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support
9 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) IT Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) IT Support
9 2 (2.86%) Junior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.86%) Project Support Administrator
9 2 (2.86%) Software Development Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.29%) Contactless
4 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.86%) Smartcard
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.43%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.43%) PMI
5 1 (1.43%) Robotics
5 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Project Management
2 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.57%) CRM
3 6 (8.57%) Data Analysis
3 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
4 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 5 (7.14%) Migration
4 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.71%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (5.71%) Financial Modelling
5 4 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (5.71%) Time Management
6 3 (4.29%) Change Management
6 3 (4.29%) ERP
6 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
6 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.86%) C
3 2 (2.86%) Python
3 2 (2.86%) VBA
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.43%) R
4 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Degree
2 6 (8.57%) ECDL
2 6 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.29%) A+ Certification
3 3 (4.29%) MCDST
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.86%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.43%) HNC
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.43%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.29%) Lotus
3 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.43%) Bluefish Communications
4 1 (1.43%) Citrix
4 1 (1.43%) EMC
4 1 (1.43%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (1.43%) NetApp
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.43%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.43%) VMware