The table below looks at the statistics for the Mechanical Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Mechanical Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mechanical Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Mechanical Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - £180
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £25.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+27.00% -20.63%
Mechanical Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
330 263 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.92% 92.93% 91.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 92 158
Average daily rate £325 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 24 21
Average hourly rate £18.97 £15.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.43% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.18 £9.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Mechanical Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Mechanical Engineer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Mechanical Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry