Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 September 2018 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 133 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 -29 +9
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.11% 0.18% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 0.88% 1.70% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £475 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +74.31% -1.98%
10th Percentile £379 £232 £149
90th Percentile £436 £538 £406
South East median daily rate £362 £300 £305
% change year-on-year +20.67% -1.64% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £10.00
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £15.07 £10.24
% change year-on-year -7.10% +47.17% -39.76%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 227 235 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.99% 10.45% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 110 112
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £329 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.15% -6.07% +16.67%
10th Percentile £190 £135 £113
90th Percentile £445 £480 £480
South East median daily rate £375 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +10.29% +6.25% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 41 19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £11.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.89% +28.57% -
10th Percentile £8.83 £8.77 £10.04
90th Percentile £42.50 £19.50 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.68% - +3.33%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Buckinghamshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +9 1 £425 -10.53% 2
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) Essbase
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Smart View
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Essbase
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Smart View
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Active Listening
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com