The table below looks at the statistics for 2G 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 2G over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £295 £250
% change year-on-year
+5.93% +18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -3.44%
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
99 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 20.84% 16.93% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 17 35
Average daily rate £288 £290 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £158 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+196.29% -64.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing 2G across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

2G
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Cheltenham - - - -
2G
South West