The table below looks at the statistics for X.500 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited X.500 over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
X.500
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing X.500 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £435 £415
% change year-on-year
-21.83% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
X.500
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
62 68 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 13.30% 13.93% 21.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 58
Median daily rate £325 £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £233 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £360 £344
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 5
Median hourly rate £26.00 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.34% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £15.75 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.00 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+38.06% -6.64%

X.500
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing X.500 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

X.500 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

X.500
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing X.500 across the Gloucestershire region.

X.500 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire