Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.87%
As % of the Applications category - - 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Bedfordshire median daily rate - - £300
East of England median daily rate £350 £275 £200
% change year-on-year +27.27% +37.50% -42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £16.06 £11.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +46.00% +10.00% -4.76%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 58 29 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.47% 4.63% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 17 46
Bedfordshire median daily rate £299 £325 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.08% +22.64% -29.33%
10th Percentile £125 £120 £106
90th Percentile £469 £450 £443
East of England median daily rate £329 £313 £320
% change year-on-year +5.20% -2.34% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 10
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £9.65 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +159.07% -8.10% -19.23%
10th Percentile £11.43 £8.21 £9.93
90th Percentile £26.40 £29.69 £15.95
East of England median hourly rate £15.75 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.55% +13.79% -12.12%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Bedfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Bedfordshire

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Bedfordshire