Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 January 2018 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 74 102
Contract jobs citing Spreadsheet 0 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.00% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category - 11.00% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
South Wales median daily rate - £150 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -55.56% +3.85%
Wales median daily rate - £150 £338
% change year-on-year - -55.56% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
South Wales median hourly rate - £14.60 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +26.96% -
Wales median hourly rate - £14.60 £11.50
% change year-on-year - +26.96% -

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 South Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 100 100 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.66% 9.12% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 77
South Wales median daily rate £275 £190 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +44.74% -41.54% +4.00%
10th Percentile £123 £125 £190
90th Percentile £376 £490 £460
Wales median daily rate £300 £190 £338
% change year-on-year +57.89% -43.70% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 7
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £11.17 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.05% +3.91% -27.12%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £9.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £16.75 £12.35
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +4.35% -14.81%

Spreadsheet
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Spreadsheet in South Wales

Spreadsheet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Spreadsheet in South Wales

Spreadsheet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Spreadsheet in South Wales