Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 45 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +72
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.38% 1.09% -
As % of the Applications category 3.70% 9.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median daily rate - - -
South West median daily rate £359 £383 £313
% change year-on-year -6.21% +22.40% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Somerset median hourly rate £16.79 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.64% - -
South West median hourly rate £16.15 £11.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +46.77% -60.00% +121.42%

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 Somerset with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 54 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 10.36% 11.16% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 14 26
Somerset median daily rate £225 £273 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.34% -16.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £150 £122 £113
90th Percentile £486 £418 £375
South West median daily rate £350 £315 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 5
Somerset median hourly rate £16.79 £24.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.04% +140.00% -39.92%
10th Percentile £15.90 £10.50 £9.35
90th Percentile £33.54 £40.50 £27.70
South West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +14.29% +16.67%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in Somerset

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in Somerset

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in Somerset

Spreadsheet
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Spreadsheet within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil +1 2 - -
Spreadsheet
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Spreadsheet.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel

Spreadsheet
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Support