The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 65 52
Rank change year-on-year -2 -13  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 4 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.54% 0.53% 1.92%
As % of the Applications category 4.17% 3.20% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £488 - £238
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 - £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £280 £208
% change year-on-year +16.07% +34.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £14.24
% change year-on-year -5.45% -3.44%  

Spreadsheet is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 96 125 181
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 12.90% 16.58% 21.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 60 81
Median daily rate £396 £400 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.12% +50.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £195 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Median hourly rate £10.00 £14.00 £13.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +3.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £13.50 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Milton Keynes

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Milton Keynes

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in Milton Keynes

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) AppDNA
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
3 2 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) MSI
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Logistics

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Administrator
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Migration Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Improvement Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Improvement Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (25.00%) Swim Lanes
2 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Logistics
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP