Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Consultant
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 33 42
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 37 52 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.04% 4.91% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 5.30% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 15
Coventry median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +1.85%
10th Percentile £408 £313 £270
90th Percentile £588 £516 £560
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £434
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.02% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +46.15% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 684 981 669
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.19% 92.63% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 701 439
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £181 £288 £213
90th Percentile £550 £540 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 45 49
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -39.24%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.45 £9.50
90th Percentile £39.95 £39.50 £25.63
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +14.17% -11.76% +4.94%

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Consultant in Coventry

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Consultant in Coventry

Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Consultant in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Consultant in Coventry

Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Consultant in Coventry

Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Consultant in the job title.

1 11 (29.73%) SAP
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) Perl
3 8 (21.62%) Python
3 8 (21.62%) Ruby
3 8 (21.62%) Puppet
3 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (21.62%) DevOps
4 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
4 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.51%) JSON
6 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
6 5 (13.51%) IaaS
7 4 (10.81%) Lean Six Sigma
7 4 (10.81%) PaaS
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (8.11%) iTrent
8 3 (8.11%) VPN
8 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.11%) VMware
8 3 (8.11%) SaaS

Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) iTrent
2 2 (5.41%) SAP APO
2 2 (5.41%) SAP MM
2 2 (5.41%) SAP Retail
3 1 (2.70%) ResourceLink
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.70%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (13.51%) IaaS
3 4 (10.81%) PaaS
4 3 (8.11%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.70%) Office 365
5 1 (2.70%) Route 53
5 1 (2.70%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.70%) DataStage
1 1 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (2.70%) QualityStage
1 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.70%) JIRA
1 1 (2.70%) Selenium
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 5 (13.51%) JSON
3 1 (2.70%) JSP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP ALE
3 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps
2 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
2 6 (16.22%) Migration
3 5 (13.51%) Data Migration
4 4 (10.81%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
5 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Data Mapping
6 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.70%) BCP
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.70%) ETL
7 1 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Perl
1 8 (21.62%) Python
1 8 (21.62%) Ruby
2 7 (18.92%) Bash Shell
3 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (5.41%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.41%) GDPR
2 2 (5.41%) NIST 800
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) SAP
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Kronos
4 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.70%) Netezza