The median contractor rate for a Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 5
Rank change year-on-year -6 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Consultant 19 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.41% 8.01% 12.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 8.36% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 17
Median daily rate £425 £483 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.91% -3.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £406 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £588 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +2.85% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +38.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 333 347 292
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 94.87% 95.86% 92.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 225 162
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £276 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 15
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Consultant in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 28 March 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 22 (57.89%) SAP
2 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 6 (15.79%) SAP PM
4 5 (13.16%) WFM
5 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (10.53%) CRM
5 4 (10.53%) Use Case
5 4 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (7.89%) SAP SD
6 3 (7.89%) SAP MM
6 3 (7.89%) SAP WM
6 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 3 (7.89%) ABAP
6 3 (7.89%) Oracle
6 3 (7.89%) Migration
6 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (5.26%) Order to Cash
7 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (5.26%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.26%) SAP CRM
7 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
7 2 (5.26%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) SAP Certification
7 2 (5.26%) ERP

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) Liferay
1 1 (2.63%) SAS
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SAP PM
2 3 (7.89%) SAP MM
2 3 (7.89%) SAP SD
2 3 (7.89%) SAP WM
3 2 (5.26%) SAP CO
3 2 (5.26%) SAP CRM
3 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 2 (5.26%) SAP HCM
4 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (2.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
4 1 (2.63%) SAP FSCM
4 1 (2.63%) SAP GRC
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (2.63%) SAP Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.63%) GIS
2 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Retail
3 4 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
1 1 (2.63%) Spring
1 1 (2.63%) Struts
1 1 (2.63%) Velocity
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) WFM
2 4 (10.53%) CRM
2 4 (10.53%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (10.53%) Use Case
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
3 3 (7.89%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (5.26%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (5.26%) ERP
4 2 (5.26%) ETL
4 2 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (5.26%) Order to Cash
4 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.26%) Supply Chain Management
4 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.26%) Validation
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.63%) AOP
5 1 (2.63%) Data Management
5 1 (2.63%) Information Management
5 1 (2.63%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) ABAP
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) SAS Macro
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Certification
2 1 (2.63%) CISSP
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (57.89%) SAP
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Syclo
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
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