The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Specialist 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 Technical Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Specialist
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Specialist 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 £325 £383 £331
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +15.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £9.38 £140.00
% change year-on-year
+113.21% -93.30%
Technical Specialist
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
263 253 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.96% 87.85% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 136 85
Average daily rate £350 £370 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 40
Average hourly rate £22.35 £17.48 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.89% -41.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Technical Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Technical Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Technical Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Technical Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry