The table below looks at the statistics for Internet 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 Internet over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 30 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Internet 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.33% 2.17% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.49% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £90 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+344.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.68 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.18
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +25.16%
Internet
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 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.61% 10.83% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 10
Average daily rate £338 £208 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.65% -42.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £329 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.35 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +94.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Internet
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Internet Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Internet
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Internet across the Coventry region.

Internet Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet.

1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
3 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Business Development
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) Fault Management
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 4 (25.00%) GitHub
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 4 (25.00%) BCP
5 4 (25.00%) Benchmarking
5 4 (25.00%) BPR
5 4 (25.00%) SQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Internet also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
2 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Intranet
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (25.00%) MS Access
2 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Mapping Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) CESG
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Configuration Management
2 8 (50.00%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
4 4 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (25.00%) Business Development
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Use Case
4 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (12.50%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) Rackspace
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec