The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Spreadsheet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Spreadsheet over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Spreadsheets
Rank 88 91 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.097% 0.43% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 1.16% 4.96% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £189 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £280 £208
% change year-on-year +16.07% +34.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.34% +16.00%  

Spreadsheet is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 86 121 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.34% 8.59% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 70 68
Median daily rate £350 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £491 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.76 £12.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.10 £18.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing Spreadsheet as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Leeds

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Leeds

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Leeds

Spreadsheet
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Biostatistics
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical

Spreadsheet
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (100.00%) Project Coordinator
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Biostatistics
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Transformation