Period
to 19 August 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 August 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 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 463 477 418
Rank change year-on-year +14 -59 +2
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 128 159 192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Applications category 4.16% 4.41% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 106 140
London median daily rate £425 £475 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +7.04% +26.79%
10th Percentile £208 £129 £200
90th Percentile £650 £644 £688
England median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
London median hourly rate £12.50 £38.07 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.17% +123.96% +8.37%
10th Percentile £11.25 £15.62 £15.18
90th Percentile £28.33 £44.63 £23.00
England median hourly rate £14.25 £17.00 £16.06
% change year-on-year -16.18% +5.85% +18.00%

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 3,076 3,603 3,596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.77% 7.91% 8.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,061 2,392 2,376
London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £163 £155 £165
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 152 141
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £48.43 £45.45 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.06 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.39% - -

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +31 39 £563 +40.63% 4
South London - 8 £235 - 3
West London +8 6 £355 +215.56% 5
East London +8 1 - -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 69 (53.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (44.53%) Finance
3 38 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (29.69%) Microsoft
4 33 (25.78%) SQL
5 30 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
6 27 (21.09%) Data Analysis
7 26 (20.31%) Google
8 24 (18.75%) Visualisation
9 22 (17.19%) Google Sheets
10 21 (16.41%) Data Engineering
11 20 (15.63%) Scrum
11 20 (15.63%) ETL
11 20 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (14.84%) User Stories
12 19 (14.84%) Acceptance Criteria
12 19 (14.84%) Epics
13 18 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (13.28%) JIRA
14 17 (13.28%) Data Visualisation
14 17 (13.28%) Project Management
14 17 (13.28%) Performance Metrics
15 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (12.50%) Banking
16 15 (11.72%) Prototyping
17 14 (10.94%) Migration
17 14 (10.94%) Data Extraction
18 13 (10.16%) DevOps
18 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Identification
19 12 (9.38%) VBA

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 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) SAS
3 2 (1.56%) Confluence
3 2 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 69 (53.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.03%) MS Visio
3 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (3.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.56%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.78%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.78%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.78%) Endur
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.78%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.44%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (17.19%) Google Sheets
3 20 (15.63%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.91%) Office 365
5 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.34%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.56%) SaaS
8 1 (0.78%) AdWords
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.78%) Dropbox
8 1 (0.78%) G Suite
8 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.78%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Slack
8 1 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) DHCP
1 1 (0.78%) DNS
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) NAS
1 1 (0.78%) SAN
1 1 (0.78%) Skype
1 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) MS Access
3 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.34%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.34%) Power BI
4 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.56%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.56%) MySQL
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.78%) BigQuery
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) GIS
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.28%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) RStudio
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (44.53%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Front Office
3 6 (4.69%) Investment Banking
3 6 (4.69%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.13%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Local Government
5 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Automotive
7 1 (0.78%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) International Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 64 (50.00%) Analyst
2 29 (22.66%) Business Analyst
3 22 (17.19%) Data Analyst
4 17 (13.28%) Developer
5 12 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.81%) Security Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Administrator
8 6 (4.69%) Tableau Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Business Project Manager
9 5 (3.91%) Consultant
9 5 (3.91%) Excel Analyst
9 5 (3.91%) Excel Developer
9 5 (3.91%) VBA Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Data Entry Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Financial Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) IT Analyst
10 4 (3.13%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.56%) React
2 1 (0.78%) .NET
2 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.78%) HTML
2 1 (0.78%) Middleware
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.78%) REST
2 1 (0.78%) Web Services
2 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.91%) Derivative
5 4 (3.13%) Reinsurance
6 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.34%) Equities
6 3 (2.34%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.56%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.56%) Social Media
7 2 (1.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.78%) Robotics
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.38%) Windows
2 10 (7.81%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.69%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (21.09%) Data Analysis
3 24 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 21 (16.41%) Data Engineering
5 20 (15.63%) ETL
5 20 (15.63%) Scrum
6 19 (14.84%) Acceptance Criteria
6 19 (14.84%) Epics
6 19 (14.84%) User Stories
7 18 (14.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 17 (13.28%) Data Visualisation
8 17 (13.28%) Performance Metrics
8 17 (13.28%) Project Management
9 15 (11.72%) Prototyping
10 14 (10.94%) Data Extraction
10 14 (10.94%) Migration
11 13 (10.16%) DevOps
11 13 (10.16%) Stakeholder Identification
12 11 (8.59%) Translating Business Requirements
13 10 (7.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.78%) SQL
2 12 (9.38%) Python
2 12 (9.38%) VBA
3 4 (3.13%) VB
4 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.56%) C#
4 2 (1.56%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.78%) R
5 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (5.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.56%) IIBA
4 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.78%) MBA
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) COREP
1 6 (4.69%) FINREP
2 4 (3.13%) PMO
3 2 (1.56%) QA
3 2 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (29.69%) Microsoft
2 26 (20.31%) Google
3 11 (8.59%) Tableau
4 10 (7.81%) Oracle
5 7 (5.47%) Alteryx
6 3 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.34%) Xceptor
7 2 (1.56%) Fiserv
7 2 (1.56%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.78%) Anaplan
8 1 (0.78%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.78%) Facebook
8 1 (0.78%) FactSet
8 1 (0.78%) Hotjar
8 1 (0.78%) Instagram
8 1 (0.78%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.78%) Veeam
8 1 (0.78%) Workday
8 1 (0.78%) YouTube