The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 86 74 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 1.09% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 4.53% 7.04% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Average daily rate £350 £153 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+129.50% -59.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £126 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £330 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £313
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £62.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 - £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £142.50 - £88.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
243 199 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.28% 15.51% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 75 109
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 23 27
Average hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £12.25 £11.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £36.25 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Spreadsheet
South East

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Surrey region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Surrey region.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -7 2 - -
Woking - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Spreadsheet
South East

Spreadsheet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (21.05%) Document Management
5 4 (21.05%) Primavera
5 4 (21.05%) Financial Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) GAAP
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
7 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
8 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Retail
8 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 1 (5.26%) Subversion
8 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
8 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) MI Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Office Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) FMCG
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Document Management
2 4 (21.05%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) GAAP
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (21.05%) Primavera
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Hyperion
3 1 (5.26%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) SAP