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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 42 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Internet 2 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.59% 1.77% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 15.56% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -25.00%
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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
18 45 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.31% 11.36% 11.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 15
Average daily rate £270 £320 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -11.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.53 £23.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-8.40% +1.24%

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 4 September 2015, 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 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) NHS
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (33.33%) VB6
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB
4 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
5 3 (25.00%) VBScript
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Intranet
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) IIS
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (8.33%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) MS Access
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) ColdFusion Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) Fault Management
4 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 4 (33.33%) VB6
3 3 (25.00%) VBScript
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp