The table below looks at the statistics for GSM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GSM over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing GSM 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
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £260 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -15.58%
GSM
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
52 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.56% 5.40% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 18
Median daily rate £400 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £14.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £21.53 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+66.08% -4.33%

GSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing GSM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

GSM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

GSM
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

GSM Daily Rate Trend in Coventry