Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 372 366 472
Rank change year-on-year -6 +106 -20
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 69 70 141
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Applications category 5.19% 3.99% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 98
10th Percentile £269 £148 £200
25th Percentile £275 £235 £352
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £450 £468
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% -3.74% -1.58%
75th Percentile £553 £550 £622
90th Percentile £652 £685 £658
England median daily rate £350 £300 £418
% change year-on-year +16.67% -28.14% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 10
10th Percentile " £11.52 "
25th Percentile £14.50 £13.53 £11.25
Median hourly rate £17.13 £18.00 £18.66
Median % change year-on-year -4.86% -3.54% -12.08%
75th Percentile £29.38 £29.81 £30.16
90th Percentile £58.00 £37.88 £48.86
England median hourly rate £18.56 £20.11 £19.08
% change year-on-year -7.70% +5.40% +13.64%

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 1,330 1,754 3,333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.00% 7.44% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 1,221 2,226
10th Percentile £225 £160 £158
25th Percentile £338 £250 £256
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £435 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
75th Percentile £538 £500 £506
90th Percentile £613 £600 £600
England median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 89 121
10th Percentile £13.43 £12.42 £12.50
25th Percentile £17.06 £14.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +40.26% - -5.07%
75th Percentile £37.25 £27.00 £24.50
90th Percentile £51.54 £40.77 £47.09
England median hourly rate £20.00 £17.71 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.93% +10.69% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +38 6 £556 -1.11% 6
West London +25 3 - -
Spreadsheet
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 37 (53.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (42.03%) Finance
3 21 (30.43%) SQL
4 14 (20.29%) Data Analysis
5 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (15.94%) Banking
6 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) Front Office
7 10 (14.49%) Project Management
7 10 (14.49%) Python
7 10 (14.49%) Power BI
7 10 (14.49%) Power Platform
8 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 9 (13.04%) VBA
9 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (11.59%) Visualisation
9 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (11.59%) Requirements Gathering
10 7 (10.14%) Data Quality
10 7 (10.14%) Analytics
10 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
10 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (8.70%) DV Cleared
11 6 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
12 5 (7.25%) R
12 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

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 3 (4.35%) SAS
1 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (53.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.35%) SPSS
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Primavera
2 1 (1.45%) iTrent
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.45%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.49%) Power Platform
2 4 (5.80%) AWS
2 4 (5.80%) Azure
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
4 2 (2.90%) Power Automate
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Logic Apps
5 1 (1.45%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Broadband
1 2 (2.90%) Intranet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) NAS
2 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) Power BI
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.80%) Tableau
3 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.90%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.90%) QGIS
4 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
5 1 (1.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) OLAP
5 1 (1.45%) OLTP
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.45%) Snowflake Schema
5 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) ER Studio
1 1 (1.45%) ERwin
1 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Banking
2 11 (15.94%) Front Office
3 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.90%) Hungarian Language
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Local Government
4 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.45%) Lithuanian Language
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.45%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Analyst
2 17 (24.64%) Developer
3 16 (23.19%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Excel Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.70%) Front Office Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Project Officer
6 5 (7.25%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Excel VBA Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Project Control Officer
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.80%) VBA Developer
8 3 (4.35%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Pricing Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
9 2 (2.90%) Process Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Django
1 2 (2.90%) GraphQL
1 2 (2.90%) Lambda Expressions
1 2 (2.90%) PostGIS
1 2 (2.90%) Rendezvous
1 2 (2.90%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.45%) JSON
2 1 (1.45%) Kendo UI
2 1 (1.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (4.35%) Reinsurance
4 3 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.90%) Derivative
5 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.90%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.45%) Equities
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.45%) Freedom of Information Act
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.45%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Unix
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) Data Analysis
2 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (14.49%) Project Management
4 8 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.59%) Requirements Gathering
4 8 (11.59%) Visualisation
5 7 (10.14%) Analytics
5 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.70%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.25%) Project Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.25%) Workshop Facilitation
8 4 (5.80%) Decision-Making
8 4 (5.80%) Document Management
8 4 (5.80%) Information Assurance
8 4 (5.80%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.43%) SQL
2 10 (14.49%) Python
3 9 (13.04%) VBA
4 5 (7.25%) R
5 4 (5.80%) C#
5 4 (5.80%) Java
6 3 (4.35%) C++
7 2 (2.90%) C
7 2 (2.90%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.80%) PMP
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 2 (2.90%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (1.45%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.90%) PMO
3 1 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle
2 3 (4.35%) Google
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.90%) Informatica
3 2 (2.90%) Pega
3 2 (2.90%) SAP
3 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.45%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.45%) Capita
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) Planview
4 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.45%) SIMUL8
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) Workday
4 1 (1.45%) YouTube