The first table below looks at the demand for Spreadsheet skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bradford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Spreadsheets
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.38% 1.90% -
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 18.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £358 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £175 £313
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -44.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.90% 10.13% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate £200 £255 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% +45.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £168 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £349 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.98 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -0.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
Spreadsheet
West Yorkshire

Spreadsheet
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Spreadsheet Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Spreadsheet
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Spreadsheet across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Spreadsheet Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Spreadsheet
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Spreadsheet Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Spreadsheet
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet.

1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Spreadsheet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Spreadsheet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Trainer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SEO
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft