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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General Packet Radio Service (GPRS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GPRS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.90% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+36.29% +3.84%
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
38 35 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.06% 13.46% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 10
Average daily rate £320 £350 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £177 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.88% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.75 £11.50 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.39% -59.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £11.50 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £21.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +4.16%

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