Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 17 January 2018 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 98 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.41% 0.41% 0.34%
As % of the Applications category 6.17% 6.10% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate £225 £158 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -4.55% -8.33%
South East median daily rate £225 £333 £295
% change year-on-year -32.33% +12.71% +21.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £27.50
South East median hourly rate £12.50 £10.80 £12.50
% change year-on-year +15.74% -13.60% +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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 81 82 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.62% 6.69% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 73
Oxfordshire median daily rate £265 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% +6.67% +1.69%
10th Percentile £140 £150 £130
90th Percentile £500 £513 £450
South East median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 19 18
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £14.75 £16.25 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.23% -5.80% +23.88%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £11.10
90th Percentile £20.75 £20.00 £41.03
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% +3.45% -

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Spreadsheet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Oxfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Oxford -5 2 £225 -
Abingdon - 1 £200 -
Spreadsheet
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
1 2 (40.00%) PMO

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Data Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Portfolio Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Bid Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (20.00%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft