The first table below looks at the demand for WFM 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 WFM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WFM 18 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.52% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £220 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £410 £419
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.00 - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 172 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 80.06% 75.77% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
WFM
West Midlands

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WFM across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 14 (40.00%) SLA
3 12 (34.29%) Legal
3 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
4 10 (28.57%) RNC
4 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
5 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
6 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
6 6 (17.14%) CRM
6 6 (17.14%) ABAP
6 6 (17.14%) SAP
6 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
6 6 (17.14%) NetWeaver
7 5 (14.29%) CTI
7 5 (14.29%) Firewall
7 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (14.29%) IPsec
7 5 (14.29%) MPLS
7 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.29%) MS Office
7 5 (14.29%) IPv4
7 5 (14.29%) IPv6
7 5 (14.29%) ADSL

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing WFM 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 WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
1 8 (22.86%) MS Visio
1 8 (22.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) RNC
2 5 (14.29%) CTI
2 5 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (14.29%) IPsec
2 5 (14.29%) MPLS
2 5 (14.29%) IPv4
2 5 (14.29%) IPv6
2 5 (14.29%) ADSL
2 5 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 5 (14.29%) VPN
2 5 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) 2G
3 2 (5.71%) 3G
4 1 (2.86%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SAP BW
2 2 (5.71%) SAP BI
General
1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 12 (34.29%) Legal
3 6 (17.14%) Finance
4 5 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (14.29%) Developer
1 5 (14.29%) SAP Developer
1 5 (14.29%) SAP BW Developer
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Network Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Coordinator
3 3 (8.57%) Senior Network Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Performance Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) SAP BI Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Report Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Administrator
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) SAP BW Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 5 (14.29%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (28.57%) Risk Assessment
2 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (17.14%) Asset Management
3 6 (17.14%) Data Modelling
3 6 (17.14%) CRM
4 5 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) ETL
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) ABAP
2 2 (5.71%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Nokia