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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 June 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
England > London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 487 450 350
Rank change year-on-year -37 -100 +134
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 98 64 50
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.25% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Applications category 3.84% 3.81% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 41 41
10th Percentile £293 £275 £163
25th Percentile £459 £313 £320
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £380 £500
Median % change year-on-year +64.47% -24.00% +17.65%
75th Percentile £763 £588 £588
90th Percentile £775 £788 £850
England median daily rate £475 £361 £425
% change year-on-year +31.58% -15.06% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 2
10th Percentile £12.50 £14.05 £11.10
25th Percentile £14.50 £14.50 £11.26
Median hourly rate £23.75 £15.00 £11.85
Median % change year-on-year +58.33% +26.64% -5.24%
75th Percentile £43.38 £15.99 £12.76
90th Percentile £49.68 £25.25 £13.11
England median hourly rate £16.73 £15.33 £22.53
% change year-on-year +9.10% -31.94% +39.62%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,555 1,681 1,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.50% 6.22% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,765 1,039 883
10th Percentile £200 £227 £164
25th Percentile £325 £350 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £420
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £600 £563 £525
90th Percentile £713 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 51 58
10th Percentile £14.33 £13.63 £12.42
25th Percentile £25.73 £15.40 £14.63
Median hourly rate £38.50 £21.13 £20.79
Median % change year-on-year +82.21% +1.66% +9.39%
75th Percentile £49.25 £41.79 £28.38
90th Percentile £60.53 £51.56 £40.14
England median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +21.62% +2.78% +9.09%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Spreadsheet in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Spreadsheet in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -27 8 £500 +31.58% 5
West London -6 3 £290 - 5
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 44 (44.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (42.86%) Analytics
3 39 (39.80%) Social Skills
4 37 (37.76%) Python
5 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
6 35 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 35 (35.71%) C++
7 34 (34.69%) C#
8 29 (29.59%) Finance
9 27 (27.55%) Windows
10 25 (25.51%) Banking
11 22 (22.45%) Investment Banking
11 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
12 21 (21.43%) .NET
13 20 (20.41%) STL
13 20 (20.41%) XML
13 20 (20.41%) CMS
13 20 (20.41%) Fixed Income
13 20 (20.41%) Risk Analytics
13 20 (20.41%) Derivative
13 20 (20.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 20 (20.41%) Swaptions
13 20 (20.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 20 (20.41%) Quantitative Research
14 14 (14.29%) TIBCO
14 14 (14.29%) Rendezvous
14 14 (14.29%) Java
14 14 (14.29%) Front Office
14 14 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
14 14 (14.29%) Degree

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (20.41%) CMS
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
4 1 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 44 (44.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (3.06%) SPSS
4 3 (3.06%) Stata
5 2 (2.04%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.02%) Oracle Smart View
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Google Docs
2 3 (3.06%) Google Sheets
3 2 (2.04%) AWS
3 2 (2.04%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (2.04%) GCP
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (2.04%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.02%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.02%) Azure Logic Apps
4 1 (1.02%) Azure Storage
4 1 (1.02%) Google Ads
4 1 (1.02%) Google Drive
4 1 (1.02%) Google Workspace
4 1 (1.02%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.02%) Power Automate
4 1 (1.02%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.02%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.06%) Data Mining
2 3 (3.06%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.06%) GIS
3 2 (2.04%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.04%) MySQL
3 2 (2.04%) Power BI
3 2 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.02%) Metadata
4 1 (1.02%) MS Access
4 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.02%) JIRA
General
1 39 (39.80%) Social Skills
2 29 (29.59%) Finance
3 25 (25.51%) Banking
4 22 (22.45%) Investment Banking
5 14 (14.29%) Front Office
6 13 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.08%) Legal
7 4 (4.08%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (4.08%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.06%) Advertising
8 3 (3.06%) Local Government
9 2 (2.04%) Billing
9 2 (2.04%) Law
9 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
10 1 (1.02%) Back Office
10 1 (1.02%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.02%) Marketing
10 1 (1.02%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (37.76%) Developer
2 20 (20.41%) C++ Developer
2 20 (20.41%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 20 (20.41%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
2 20 (20.41%) Quantitative Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Analyst
4 13 (13.27%) C# Developer
4 13 (13.27%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
4 13 (13.27%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 11 (11.22%) Project Manager
6 8 (8.16%) Data Analyst
7 6 (6.12%) Coordinator
8 5 (5.10%) Business Analyst
8 5 (5.10%) Consultant
8 5 (5.10%) Support Assistant
9 4 (4.08%) Contract Management Assistant
10 3 (3.06%) IT Manager
10 3 (3.06%) Report Analyst
10 3 (3.06%) SAP Analyst
11 2 (2.04%) SAP Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (21.43%) .NET
2 20 (20.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 20 (20.41%) STL
2 20 (20.41%) XML
3 14 (14.29%) Rendezvous
4 3 (3.06%) Shiny
5 1 (1.02%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.02%) Blazor
5 1 (1.02%) Flash
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.02%) Pandas
5 1 (1.02%) pytest
5 1 (1.02%) REST
5 1 (1.02%) SOAP
5 1 (1.02%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 20 (20.41%) Derivative
2 20 (20.41%) Fixed Income
2 20 (20.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 20 (20.41%) Swaptions
3 5 (5.10%) Social Media
4 3 (3.06%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.55%) Windows
2 22 (22.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Analytics
2 20 (20.41%) Quantitative Research
2 20 (20.41%) Risk Analytics
3 14 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
3 14 (14.29%) High Availability
3 14 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 13 (13.27%) Project Management
5 10 (10.20%) Agile
6 7 (7.14%) Migration
7 6 (6.12%) Data Migration
7 6 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (6.12%) Risk Management
8 5 (5.10%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (5.10%) Information Security
8 5 (5.10%) Logistics
8 5 (5.10%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.10%) Statistics
9 4 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.08%) Mathematics
10 3 (3.06%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (37.76%) Python
2 35 (35.71%) C++
3 34 (34.69%) C#
4 14 (14.29%) Java
5 6 (6.12%) SQL
6 4 (4.08%) R
7 3 (3.06%) VBA
8 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.02%) Go
9 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.02%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.04%) PMP
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.02%) GDPR
2 1 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 17025
2 1 (1.02%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 36 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 7 (7.14%) Google
4 4 (4.08%) Oracle
5 3 (3.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.04%) Anaplan
6 2 (2.04%) GoldenSource
6 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.04%) Sybase
6 2 (2.04%) Talend
7 1 (1.02%) Facebook
7 1 (1.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.02%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.02%) Nuix
7 1 (1.02%) Pinterest
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) Snapchat
7 1 (1.02%) Twitter
7 1 (1.02%) Wrike
7 1 (1.02%) Yardi