The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank - - 48
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £150 £188
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
IT Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 480 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 93.28% 97.56% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 291 213
Median daily rate £385 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 39 31
Median hourly rate £38.00 £15.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.26% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.83 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire