Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 208 235 228
Rank change year-on-year +27 -7 -11
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.19% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Applications category 2.25% 2.86% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 18
City of London median daily rate £569 £338 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.52% -37.21% +26.47%
10th Percentile £409 £250 £240
90th Percentile £713 £615 £722
Central London median daily rate £510 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
City of London median hourly rate - £43.50 £18.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +140.17% -9.07%
Central London median hourly rate - £43.50 £18.11
% change year-on-year - +140.17% -9.07%

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 489 665 588
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 8.38% 9.45% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 470 426
City of London median daily rate £413 £375 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.54% +3.80%
10th Percentile £155 £135 £185
90th Percentile £625 £563 £638
Central London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 18
City of London median hourly rate £18.85 £18.70 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.80% -8.78% +12.33%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.16 £12.76
90th Percentile £29.18 £25.50 £32.03
Central London median hourly rate £19.47 £18.70 £20.25
% change year-on-year +4.09% -7.65% +18.25%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in the City of London

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the City of London region over the 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Moorgate - 1 - -
Spreadsheet
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) Analytics
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
4 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 3G
1 1 (9.09%) 4G
1 1 (9.09%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MS Access
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) VBA Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Rollout Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Rollout Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Excel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Project Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) RAD Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) React
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Credit Risk
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scorecard
2 2 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Stress Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Data Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Information Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) VBA
4 2 (18.18%) C#
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) R
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 1 (9.09%) FactSet
3 1 (9.09%) Tableau