Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 449 465 432
Rank change year-on-year +16 -33 -21
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 94 169 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.36% 0.46%
As % of the Applications category 3.62% 4.60% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 114 160
London median daily rate £425 £488 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +4.28% +24.67%
10th Percentile £202 £136 £212
90th Percentile £588 £838 £688
England median daily rate £340 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -15.00% - +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
London median hourly rate £25.25 £16.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.81% -15.79% +17.12%
10th Percentile £18.00 £13.00 £15.70
90th Percentile £39.53 £45.75 £27.34
England median hourly rate £20.11 £16.61 £14.97
% change year-on-year +21.07% +10.99% +27.36%

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 2,594 3,671 4,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.72% 7.84% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,767 2,456 2,808
London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £158 £156 £155
90th Percentile £588 £600 £610
England median daily rate £365 £375 £358
% change year-on-year -2.67% +4.90% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 157 135
London median hourly rate £19.16 £19.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.86% -7.32% +24.24%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.25 £37.02
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +32 20 £520 +20.58% 5
South London +55 6 £235 -14.55%
East London +37 5 £146 -67.56%
West London +17 5 £355 +215.56% 1
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 43 (45.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (18.09%) SQL
6 15 (15.96%) Windows
6 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (14.89%) VBA
8 13 (13.83%) Project Management
8 13 (13.83%) Data Analysis
8 13 (13.83%) Migration
9 12 (12.77%) AWS
10 11 (11.70%) Visualisation
11 10 (10.64%) JIRA
11 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
11 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
11 10 (10.64%) Scrum
11 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
12 9 (9.57%) Performance Metrics
12 9 (9.57%) Acceptance Criteria
12 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (9.57%) Degree
12 9 (9.57%) Data Visualisation
12 9 (9.57%) Analytics
13 8 (8.51%) DevOps
13 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
13 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (8.51%) ETL
13 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
14 7 (7.45%) Risk Management

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 (5.32%) Confluence
2 2 (2.13%) SAS
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (45.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.13%) SPSS
5 2 (2.13%) Stata
6 1 (1.06%) InfoPath
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.77%) AWS
2 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (7.45%) Google Sheets
3 7 (7.45%) Power Platform
4 5 (5.32%) Azure
5 4 (4.26%) Office 365
6 2 (2.13%) SaaS
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.06%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.06%) Dropbox
7 1 (1.06%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (1.06%) Slack
7 1 (1.06%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) 3G
1 4 (4.26%) 4G
1 4 (4.26%) 5G
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) Skype
2 1 (1.06%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Power BI
3 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.32%) Data Mining
4 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.19%) Big Data
5 3 (3.19%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.19%) MS Access
5 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.13%) GIS
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.06%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.06%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.06%) MSI
2 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 6 (6.38%) Public Sector
3 6 (6.38%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Front Office
5 4 (4.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.19%) Billing
7 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.13%) Legal
7 2 (2.13%) Local Government
7 2 (2.13%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.06%) French Language
Job Titles
1 29 (30.85%) Analyst
2 12 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Developer
3 10 (10.64%) VBA Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Excel Developer
4 8 (8.51%) Excel VBA Developer
5 7 (7.45%) Architect
6 6 (6.38%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Coordinator
8 4 (4.26%) Administrator
8 4 (4.26%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.26%) IT Support
8 4 (4.26%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Telecoms Architect
9 3 (3.19%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Data Modeller
9 3 (3.19%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (3.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) ODBC
1 2 (2.13%) React
1 2 (2.13%) XML
2 1 (1.06%) .NET
2 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.06%) HTML
2 1 (1.06%) REST
2 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.26%) Equities
3 3 (3.19%) CMDB
3 3 (3.19%) Derivative
3 3 (3.19%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.19%) User Experience
4 2 (2.13%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.13%) Blog
4 2 (2.13%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.06%) FMCG
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.06%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.96%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Windows 10
3 3 (3.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (13.83%) Data Analysis
2 13 (13.83%) Migration
2 13 (13.83%) Project Management
3 11 (11.70%) Visualisation
4 10 (10.64%) Scrum
5 9 (9.57%) Acceptance Criteria
5 9 (9.57%) Analytics
5 9 (9.57%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (9.57%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (9.57%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (8.51%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.51%) DevOps
6 8 (8.51%) ETL
7 7 (7.45%) Data Engineering
7 7 (7.45%) Epics
7 7 (7.45%) Risk Management
7 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (7.45%) User Stories
8 6 (6.38%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.09%) SQL
2 14 (14.89%) VBA
3 6 (6.38%) Python
4 4 (4.26%) VB
5 3 (3.19%) R
6 2 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.06%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.06%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.57%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (3.19%) MCP
4 3 (3.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.13%) PMP
6 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) PMO
1 3 (3.19%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.06%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (1.06%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Google
3 3 (3.19%) Citrix
3 3 (3.19%) Tableau
4 2 (2.13%) Remedy
4 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.06%) Anaplan
5 1 (1.06%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.06%) BT
5 1 (1.06%) Capita
5 1 (1.06%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.06%) Civica
5 1 (1.06%) FactSet
5 1 (1.06%) Fiserv
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.06%) Sun
5 1 (1.06%) Workday
5 1 (1.06%) Xceptor