The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - - 55
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £290 £305
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -4.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -54.11%
2G
South West

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
65 85 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 15.01% 16.63% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 47 41
Median daily rate £275 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £190 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 17
Median hourly rate £19.00 £42.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.29% +80.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £27.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £44.15 £74.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £23.13
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.70%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

2G
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2G across the Gloucestershire region.

2G Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire