The table below looks at the statistics for TopLink 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 TopLink over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Oracle TopLink
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing TopLink 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - - 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 - £32.97
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
107 71 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 37.94% 25.00% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 49 17
Average daily rate £385 £313 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.20% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.35 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

TopLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing TopLink across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

TopLink Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

TopLink
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

TopLink Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

TopLink
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing TopLink 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 TopLink.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

TopLink
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing TopLink 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 TopLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM