Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 November 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 90 103
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.86% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 5.91% 4.52% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Reading median daily rate £220 - £263
10th Percentile £146 - £231
90th Percentile £376 - £294
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £300 £244
% change year-on-year +25.00% +23.08% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.44% - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £8.50 -
% change year-on-year +47.06% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 186 199 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 14.47% 13.40% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 67 92
Reading median daily rate £363 £265 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -11.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £147 £123 £159
90th Percentile £478 £475 £483
Berkshire median daily rate £325 £307 £300
% change year-on-year +6.04% +2.17% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 34
Reading median hourly rate £12.50 £9.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% -36.67% -12.13%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £19.74 £20.75 £21.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% -6.67%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Reading

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Reading

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Spreadsheet in Reading over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Spreadsheet in Reading

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Statistical Analysis
2 6 (54.55%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (36.36%) Data Entry
4 3 (27.27%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) Market Research
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PowerPivot
General
1 6 (54.55%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Data Analyst
3 5 (45.45%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Data Entry Analyst
4 4 (36.36%) Report Analyst
5 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
5 3 (27.27%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Actionable Insight
1 6 (54.55%) Data Analysis
1 6 (54.55%) Statistical Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Data Entry
3 3 (27.27%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (27.27%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA