Period
to 20 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 123 109
Rank change year-on-year +8 -14 -3
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 6 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.30% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 2.30% 3.94% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £538 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.86% - -
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £13.50
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £14.04 £13.50
% change year-on-year +6.88% +3.96% -14.29%

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 261 203 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.16% 9.58% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 95 142
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £270 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% -6.17% +28.07%
10th Percentile £180 £139 £120
90th Percentile £450 £507 £488
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.15 £17.25 £14.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.57% +21.69% +1.25%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £10.50
90th Percentile £45.50 £19.50 £19.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +6.90%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 July 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 +16 5 £538 +22.86%
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) HP ALM
2 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint

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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA Architect
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Process Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) PQQ
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCP
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) HP
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle