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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 8 August 2022 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 187 154 127
Rank change year-on-year -33 -27 +93
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 8 11 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 2.45% 4.06% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
10th Percentile £186 £392 £539
25th Percentile £306 £495 £653
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £683 £800
Median % change year-on-year -24.54% -14.69% +45.45%
75th Percentile £530 £800 £850
90th Percentile £535 - -
Central London median daily rate £515 £615 £800
% change year-on-year -16.26% -23.13% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £12.50 £13.38 -
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 -
Median % change year-on-year -5.45% - -
75th Percentile £13.50 £14.13 -
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 -
% change year-on-year -5.45% - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 326 271 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.24% 7.86% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 168 118
10th Percentile £179 £243 £160
25th Percentile £259 £363 £272
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £485 £444
Median % change year-on-year +3.09% +9.30% +9.57%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £564
90th Percentile £700 £713 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
10th Percentile - - £12.42
25th Percentile £12.50 £12.38 £12.67
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.75 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +89.09% -31.25% +15.61%
75th Percentile £28.94 £23.00 £27.04
90th Percentile £40.35 £34.55 £38.04
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +52.94% -15.00% +3.90%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spreadsheet in the City of London over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Spreadsheet in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in the City of London

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Degree
5 1 (12.50%) Agile
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Economics
5 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
5 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mining

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (25.00%) Social Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Project Officer
1 3 (37.50%) Project Support Officer
1 3 (37.50%) Support Officer
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Data Entry Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
3 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 1 (12.50%) Economics
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree