The table below looks at the statistics for GPRS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GPRS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £410 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
GPRS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 33 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.36% 12.04% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 2
Average daily rate £208 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.12% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £22.35 £11.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.34% -64.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%

GPRS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GPRS across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

GPRS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry