The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank - - 19
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £160 £130
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £13.87 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +2.74%
IT Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101 155 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 87.07% 98.10% 91.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 105 50
Median daily rate £325 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 18
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +54.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheltenham region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Support across the Cheltenham region.

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Support across the Cheltenham region.

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham