Period
to 25 July 2021

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 25 July 2021 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
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 448 335 481
Rank change year-on-year -113 +146 -1
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 67 46 128
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Applications category 3.45% 3.72% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 92
10th Percentile £246 £184 £209
25th Percentile £313 £297 £344
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -10.53%
75th Percentile £725 £578 £538
90th Percentile £790 £850 £649
England median daily rate £400 £415 £385
% change year-on-year -3.61% +7.79% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
10th Percentile £13.71 £11.10 "
25th Percentile £14.22 £11.26 £11.25
Median hourly rate £15.37 £11.85 £12.50
Median % change year-on-year +29.74% -5.24% -27.54%
75th Percentile £21.49 £12.76 £13.75
90th Percentile £31.85 £13.11 £21.16
England median hourly rate £16.13 £16.49 £14.00
% change year-on-year -2.18% +17.79% -18.84%

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 1,940 1,237 3,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.55% 7.62% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,213 830 2,134
10th Percentile £250 £160 £163
25th Percentile £350 £270 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £424 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.19% +5.94% -
75th Percentile £575 £538 £514
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
England median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 56 134
10th Percentile £13.63 £12.42 £11.55
25th Percentile £16.12 £14.88 £14.00
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £42.02 £27.63 £23.75
90th Percentile £52.63 £40.00 £39.08
England median hourly rate £18.00 £17.87 £16.57
% change year-on-year +0.73% +7.88% -0.36%

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 25 July 2021.

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 25 July 2021.

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 25 July 2021. 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 9 £538 -32.81% 5
West London +2 1 - -
East London - 1 - - 2
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, 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 31 (46.27%) Social Skills
2 25 (37.31%) Finance
3 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (22.39%) SQL
6 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.91%) Migration
7 12 (17.91%) Organisational Skills
8 11 (16.42%) Python
9 10 (14.93%) Project Management
10 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
10 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (13.43%) Power BI
10 9 (13.43%) Power Platform
11 8 (11.94%) Analytical Mindset
11 8 (11.94%) Software Delivery
11 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
11 8 (11.94%) Google
12 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
12 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.45%) Analytics
12 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
12 7 (10.45%) Self-Motivation
12 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (8.96%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (8.96%) Microsoft 365
13 6 (8.96%) Azure
13 6 (8.96%) Firewall
13 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com

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 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.49%) Primavera
1 1 (1.49%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Power Platform
2 6 (8.96%) Azure
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft 365
3 5 (7.46%) AWS
3 5 (7.46%) Google Workspace
4 4 (5.97%) Power Automate
5 3 (4.48%) Azure Logic Apps
6 2 (2.99%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.99%) PowerApps
6 2 (2.99%) Snowflake
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.49%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.49%) GCP
7 1 (1.49%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 5 (7.46%) IPsec
2 5 (7.46%) SSL
2 5 (7.46%) VPN
3 2 (2.99%) Intranet
4 1 (1.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.43%) Power BI
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.97%) Tableau
4 2 (2.99%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.99%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) Big Data
5 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) MS Access
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.49%) GitLab
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 31 (46.27%) Social Skills
2 25 (37.31%) Finance
3 18 (26.87%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (17.91%) Organisational Skills
5 6 (8.96%) Presentation Skills
6 5 (7.46%) Banking
6 5 (7.46%) Front Office
7 3 (4.48%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.99%) Marketing
8 2 (2.99%) Retail
9 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (1.49%) Hungarian Language
9 1 (1.49%) Legal
9 1 (1.49%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Analyst
2 12 (17.91%) Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.45%) Programme Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Bid Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.97%) Python Developer
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Business Data Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.48%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Digital Programme Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Electronic Trading Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Java Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Pricing Consultant
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.99%) CSS
2 2 (2.99%) Django
2 2 (2.99%) GraphQL
2 2 (2.99%) HTML5 Canvas
2 2 (2.99%) Lambda Expressions
2 2 (2.99%) REST
3 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) jQuery
3 1 (1.49%) Kendo UI
3 1 (1.49%) LINQ
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) Nuxt
3 1 (1.49%) React
3 1 (1.49%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Mindset
2 7 (10.45%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.97%) Fixed Income
3 4 (5.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (5.97%) Reinsurance
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 3 (4.48%) Legacy Systems
5 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.99%) NHS
6 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.49%) Social Media
6 1 (1.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.91%) Migration
4 10 (14.93%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
6 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
6 8 (11.94%) Software Delivery
7 7 (10.45%) Analytics
7 7 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.46%) Presales
8 5 (7.46%) Requirements Gathering
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.97%) Fintech
9 4 (5.97%) Project Delivery
9 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
10 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
10 3 (4.48%) Electronic Trading
10 3 (4.48%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.39%) SQL
2 11 (16.42%) Python
3 4 (5.97%) VBA
4 3 (4.48%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) Java
4 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.99%) C
5 2 (2.99%) C++
5 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.99%) R
5 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.49%) CIPD
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) MBA
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) Data Quality
2 4 (5.97%) PMO
3 2 (2.99%) QA
4 1 (1.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Google
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 2 (2.99%) Apple
5 2 (2.99%) Informatica
5 2 (2.99%) Pega
5 2 (2.99%) SAP
5 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.49%) Cadence
6 1 (1.49%) Capita
6 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.49%) Dell
6 1 (1.49%) Facebook
6 1 (1.49%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.49%) Planview
6 1 (1.49%) Proofpoint
6 1 (1.49%) Twitter
6 1 (1.49%) Workday