The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had Virtualisation Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Virtualization Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Virtualisation Specialist 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £407 £350
% change year-on-year
- +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Virtualisation Specialist
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
442 482 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 94.04% 97.57% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 291 215
Median daily rate £380 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
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 40 37 31
Median hourly rate £27.50 £14.10 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.03% -50.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.30 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%