Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Spreadsheets
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 152 156
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 31 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.75% 0.45% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 6.38% 3.89% 3.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £300 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +23.08% -25.00%
10th Percentile £183 £259 £162
90th Percentile £476 £377 £367
South East median daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year +8.33% -3.23% +25.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £8.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.06% - -
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% -35.29% +61.90%

Spreadsheet is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 486 489 571
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.81% 11.46% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 186 262
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £307 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.04% +2.17% -7.69%
10th Percentile £122 £163 £155
90th Percentile £489 £488 £459
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 66 49
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £35.82 £24.30 £21.55
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -6.06% +9.27% +5.74%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Spreadsheet in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in Berkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Spreadsheet in Berkshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 11 £220 -
Bracknell +13 9 £463 +68.18%
Wokingham +10 3 - -
Maidenhead -8 2 - -
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (25.81%) Migration
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (19.35%) Actionable Insight
4 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Retail
4 6 (19.35%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (19.35%) Oracle
5 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
6 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (12.90%) SAP
7 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
7 3 (9.68%) Windows
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (9.68%) VPN
7 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
7 3 (9.68%) Internet
7 3 (9.68%) Benchmarking
7 3 (9.68%) QA
7 3 (9.68%) Statistics
7 3 (9.68%) Process Management
7 3 (9.68%) Time Management
7 3 (9.68%) Data Acquisition
8 2 (6.45%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (6.45%) Pricing Data

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
1 2 (6.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
1 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Digital Economy
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 8 (25.81%) Data Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Coordinator
3 5 (16.13%) Excel Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (12.90%) Consultant
4 4 (12.90%) Data Entry Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Report Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Migration Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Reward Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Pricing Data
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Migration
2 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) Actionable Insight
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Statistical Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.90%) Data Entry
5 3 (9.68%) Benchmarking
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Data Acquisition
5 3 (9.68%) Process Management
5 3 (9.68%) Statistics
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (6.45%) Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.45%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (6.45%) Data Security
6 2 (6.45%) Document Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) Perl
1 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) R
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Remedy