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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 36 36 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 0.94% 0.25%
As % of the Applications category 7.69% 9.38% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £125 £215 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% -14.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
+16.36% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.46 £13.50 £14.24
% change year-on-year
-22.51% -5.19%

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
13 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.74% 10.00% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 31
Median daily rate £375 £280 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.92% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £588 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 3
Median hourly rate £47.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.88% +2.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +10 1 £125 -41.86%
Spreadsheet
East of England

Spreadsheet
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Excel Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP