The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
100 32 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.14% 14.41% 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 12 35
Average daily rate £300 £290 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £545 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -7.16%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2.5G across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

2.5G
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2.5G across the Gloucestershire region.

2.5G Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire