Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 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
England > London
6 months to
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 470 436 397
Rank change year-on-year -34 -39 +33
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 141 188 194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.33% 0.41% 0.48%
As % of the Applications category 4.37% 4.75% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 136 135
London median daily rate £468 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +5.56% +24.14%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £213
90th Percentile £658 £688 £620
England median daily rate £423 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +5.63% +2.56% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 10
London median hourly rate £18.66 £21.23 £18.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.08% +13.88% +11.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.40 £12.17
90th Percentile £48.86 £32.29 £45.83
England median hourly rate £19.50 £16.79 £12.56
% change year-on-year +16.14% +33.73% -14.88%

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 3,229 3,957 3,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.65% 8.57% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,110 2,691 2,185
London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £157 £153 £163
90th Percentile £600 £588 £600
England median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 165 131
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.60 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.91% +10.16% +11.64%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £41.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - -

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in London over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in London

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in London over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor 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 19 April 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
Central London +20 44 £439 -12.25% 3
West London +22 8 £443 -
East London - 3 £275 -
South London +2 1 £488 -25.00%
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 London region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 71 (50.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (42.55%) Finance
3 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (24.11%) SQL
5 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
5 33 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (17.02%) Banking
7 22 (15.60%) Data Analysis
8 20 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (12.77%) Google
11 17 (12.06%) Asset Management
11 17 (12.06%) Management Information System
11 17 (12.06%) Analytics
12 16 (11.35%) Visualisation
12 16 (11.35%) SQL Server
13 15 (10.64%) Oracle
13 15 (10.64%) Tableau
14 14 (9.93%) Python
14 14 (9.93%) Data Modelling
15 13 (9.22%) ETL
15 13 (9.22%) Investment Banking
16 12 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
16 12 (8.51%) Degree
16 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (8.51%) VBA
16 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (7.80%) Mathematics
17 11 (7.80%) Data Management
18 10 (7.09%) Derivative

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 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
1 1 (0.71%) CMS
1 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (0.71%) SAS
1 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
1 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 71 (50.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.84%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) Endur
3 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.71%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.71%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (14.18%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.84%) Google Analytics
6 3 (2.13%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (1.42%) Office 365
8 1 (0.71%) AdWords
8 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.71%) G Suite
8 1 (0.71%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.71%) SaaS
8 1 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) DKIM
1 2 (1.42%) DMARC
1 2 (1.42%) Internet
1 2 (1.42%) SAN
2 1 (0.71%) DHCP
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) LAN
2 1 (0.71%) NAS
2 1 (0.71%) WAN
2 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.71%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) MS Access
3 6 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.26%) GIS
4 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.84%) BigQuery
5 4 (2.84%) Power BI
6 3 (2.13%) PowerPivot
7 2 (1.42%) Big Data
7 2 (1.42%) OLAP
7 2 (1.42%) OLTP
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.71%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.71%) DB2
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) JIRA
2 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) GitLab
3 1 (0.71%) Moq
3 1 (0.71%) NCrunch
3 1 (0.71%) NUnit
3 1 (0.71%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.71%) RStudio
3 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 60 (42.55%) Finance
2 24 (17.02%) Banking
3 13 (9.22%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.96%) Front Office
5 6 (4.26%) Marketing
6 5 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.13%) French Language
7 3 (2.13%) Publishing
7 3 (2.13%) Retail
8 2 (1.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.71%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Automotive
9 1 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.71%) Law
9 1 (0.71%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (47.52%) Analyst
2 31 (21.99%) Data Analyst
3 30 (21.28%) Developer
4 16 (11.35%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.22%) Excel Analyst
6 11 (7.80%) Consultant
7 8 (5.67%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Excel Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Business IT Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) C# Pricing Developer
8 6 (4.26%) C# Quant Developer
8 6 (4.26%) IT Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Pricing Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Process Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Process Improvement Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Python Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Quantitative Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) .NET
1 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET
1 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Core
2 4 (2.84%) Spring
2 4 (2.84%) Spring Boot
3 2 (1.42%) Middleware
3 2 (1.42%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (1.42%) XML
4 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.71%) CSS
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.71%) Kafka
4 1 (0.71%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.71%) REST
4 1 (0.71%) WCF
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.71%) WinForms
4 1 (0.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (23.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.06%) Management Information System
3 12 (8.51%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (7.09%) Derivative
5 9 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (4.96%) Credit Derivative
6 7 (4.96%) Data Structures
6 7 (4.96%) Hedge funds
7 4 (2.84%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.13%) Equities
8 3 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.13%) Robotics
9 2 (1.42%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.42%) Reinsurance
9 2 (1.42%) RIA
10 1 (0.71%) Blog
10 1 (0.71%) Fintech
10 1 (0.71%) FMCG
10 1 (0.71%) iPhone
10 1 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) Linux
2 4 (2.84%) Windows
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.71%) Unix
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (15.60%) Data Analysis
3 19 (13.48%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (12.06%) Analytics
4 17 (12.06%) Asset Management
5 16 (11.35%) Visualisation
6 14 (9.93%) Data Modelling
7 13 (9.22%) ETL
8 12 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (7.80%) Data Management
9 11 (7.80%) Mathematics
10 10 (7.09%) Coaching
10 10 (7.09%) CRM
10 10 (7.09%) Project Management
10 10 (7.09%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.67%) Data Engineering
11 8 (5.67%) Internal Audit
11 8 (5.67%) Migration
11 8 (5.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.11%) SQL
2 14 (9.93%) Python
3 12 (8.51%) VBA
4 10 (7.09%) C#
5 4 (2.84%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.84%) Java
5 4 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.13%) R
7 2 (1.42%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.42%) VB
8 1 (0.71%) C
8 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) Numerate Degree
2 6 (4.26%) PhD
3 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.13%) ACCA
4 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) MBA
6 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
6 1 (0.71%) CIMA
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.71%) IIBA
6 1 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) COREP
1 6 (4.26%) FINREP
2 5 (3.55%) PMO
3 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.42%) Docker
1 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.71%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.77%) Google
3 15 (10.64%) Oracle
3 15 (10.64%) Tableau
4 7 (4.96%) Alteryx
5 6 (4.26%) Remedy
5 6 (4.26%) Workday
6 4 (2.84%) Xceptor
7 3 (2.13%) Bloomberg
7 3 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe
8 2 (1.42%) FactSet
8 2 (1.42%) McAfee
8 2 (1.42%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) Apple
9 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.71%) Dell
9 1 (0.71%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.71%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.71%) Pegasus