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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 53 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.64% 0.62% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.87% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.82% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.80 £15.19
% change year-on-year
- +10.58%
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
409 230 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.21% 71.43% 84.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 157 167
Median daily rate £400 £365 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 46
Median hourly rate £36.00 £23.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.52% -39.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.29 £25.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £40.70 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Business Development
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) RUP
2 4 (66.67%) MS Access
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) BCP
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Target Operating Model
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall

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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (66.67%) MS Access
1 4 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Digital Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Mapping Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Category Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Contracts Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Commercial Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Public Sector Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) BCP
2 4 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Business Development
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Fault Management
2 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) RAD
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) RUP
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Six Sigma
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA