Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Academic Degree
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 29
Contract jobs citing Degree 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 2.58% 3.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.56% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Cheltenham median daily rate - £384 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.54% +1.56%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £394 £380
% change year-on-year +7.94% +3.62% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% +7.89%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £15.25 £45.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year -66.48% +9.64% +22.06%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 108 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 38.78% 46.35% 50.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 54 91
Cheltenham median daily rate £575 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £387 £271 £263
90th Percentile £663 £563 £533
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +4.24% - +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.25 £31.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.80% +140.38% -65.79%
10th Percentile £16.23 £15.10 £11.72
90th Percentile £17.47 £45.33 £33.65
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.91% - -32.10%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Cheltenham

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Degree in Cheltenham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Cheltenham

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Degree in Cheltenham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Cheltenham