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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £290 £268
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +8.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

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
32 58 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.79% 12.24% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 27
Median daily rate £340 £319 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -25.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £110 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £413 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
- +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 14
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +35.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £27.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £104.00 £27.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%

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