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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 40 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Internet 5 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.32% 3.01% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 17.86% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £400 £500 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.95% +398.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £100
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.90 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+19.33% +15.38%
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
41 56 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.85% 16.87% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 11
Average daily rate £450 £260 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -27.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £208 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.43% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.66 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.39% -31.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
- +46.34%

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 28 April 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 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
2 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) Migration
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
4 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (26.32%) User Stories
5 5 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (26.32%) Test Strategy
5 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Use Case
5 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
5 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) Business Development
5 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
5 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
5 5 (26.32%) BCP
5 5 (26.32%) Benchmarking
5 5 (26.32%) BPR
5 5 (26.32%) Change Management

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (31.58%) Relational Database
4 5 (26.32%) MS Access
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Process Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Process Mapping Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Solaris
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Configuration Management
1 8 (42.11%) DevOps
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
1 8 (42.11%) TDD
2 6 (31.58%) Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Business Continuity
3 5 (26.32%) Business Development
3 5 (26.32%) Data Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
3 5 (26.32%) Fault Management
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Risk Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
3 5 (26.32%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Target Operating Model
3 5 (26.32%) Test Scripting
3 5 (26.32%) Use Case
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Korn
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) NFS
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (15.79%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (10.53%) Simpana
4 1 (5.26%) Data Guard
4 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) VMware
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) CommVault
3 2 (10.53%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Netezza
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Finjan
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas