The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PDA in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PDA over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Personal Digital Assistant (PDA)
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing PDA 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £345 £270
% change year-on-year
-47.82% +27.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £13.88
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +44.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
82 43 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 17.79% 17.13% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 49
Average daily rate £350 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £169 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £418 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 15
Average hourly rate £42.75 £12.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+235.29% -66.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.23 £12.75 £30.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.70 £25.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.53 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -36.36%

PDA
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PDA across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

PDA Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PDA
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PDA Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PDA
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PDA Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire
Stroud, Gloucestershire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
TribePost.co.uk
Rate: Up to £30k+
Posted: 6 days ago