The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 59 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% 0.56% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.68% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £300 £361 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £403 £213
% change year-on-year
-1.86% +89.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.59 £25.66 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-11.96% -32.11%
Benchmarking
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
501 296 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.43% 82.22% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 203 119
Median daily rate £400 £380 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 35
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.23% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £14.20 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Benchmarking
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (25.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Category Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Commercial Contracts Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Procurement Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Public Sector Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) BPR
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) RAD
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) RUP
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Mentor Graphics