The first table below looks at the demand for DSL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DSL over the 3 months to 24 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 Communications & Networking category for the Cheltenham 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Subscriber Line (DSL)
Rank - 15 -
Contract jobs citing DSL 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.37% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £288 £140
% change year-on-year
+27.82% +105.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Communications & Networking Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 4 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 25.22% 5.48% 35.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 73
Average daily rate £365 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -18.18%
DSL
Gloucestershire

DSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DSL across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham