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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 74 80
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 3 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.21% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 3.45% 2.11% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £265 £275
% change year-on-year +32.07% -3.63%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% -10.00%  

Spreadsheet is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 87 95 174
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 8.61% 10.14% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 50 77
Median daily rate £375 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £120 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +18.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Milton Keynes -11 3 £525 - 1
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) AppDNA
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
2 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (28.57%) Swim Lanes
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
3 1 (14.29%) CAFM
3 1 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (14.29%) Economics
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
1 1 (14.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Remediation Plan
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Swim Lanes
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CAFM
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
2 1 (14.29%) Facilities Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scorecard
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow