The table below looks at the statistics for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Spreadsheets
Rank - 36 51
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.02% 0.24%
As % of the Applications category - 5.88% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £256
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +40.90%
Spreadsheet
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 51 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.47% 17.35% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 48
Median daily rate £325 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £188 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £590 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Median hourly rate £10.30 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.95% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Bedfordshire region.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire