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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - 31 -
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 13.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £163 £333
% change year-on-year
+91.53% -51.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+26.76% +5.18%
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
49 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.10% 12.54% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 19
Average daily rate £320 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £145 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.97 - £18.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £24.97
% change year-on-year
- -9.89%

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