Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

2G
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 61 82
Contract jobs citing 2G 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.33% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Coventry median daily rate - £260 £260
West Midlands median daily rate £226 £260 £330
% change year-on-year -12.98% -21.21% +24.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

2G is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 93 75 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 10.46% 10.93% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 58
Coventry median daily rate £450 £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.34% -11.33% +4.02%
10th Percentile £184 £148 £238
90th Percentile £600 £493 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Coventry median hourly rate £16.93 £14.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.89% -63.16% +300.00%
10th Percentile £12.35 £10.50 £28.90
90th Percentile £21.93 £41.50 £39.40
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.50 £24.98 £21.50
% change year-on-year -33.95% +16.19% +22.86%

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing 2G as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in Coventry

2G
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 2G in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for 2G in Coventry