Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for 2.5G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 2.5G over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

2.5G
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 82
Contract jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - - 0.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucestershire median daily rate - - £400
South West median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

2.5G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 97 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 14.12% 11.77% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 71 76
Gloucestershire median daily rate £300 £275 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -23.34% +10.38%
10th Percentile £159 £105 £172
90th Percentile £480 £418 £450
South West median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% - -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.00 £15.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.83% -63.37% +91.11%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.50 £37.27
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.13 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £26.50 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year -29.33% -3.85% +63.35%

2.5G
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing 2.5G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for 2.5G in Gloucestershire

2.5G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2.5G in Gloucestershire.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2.5G in Gloucestershire