The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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.

Degree
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +17 -5  
Contract jobs citing Degree 30 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 8.55% 4.14% 4.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 52.63% 29.41% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +2.30% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £40.00 £31.85
% change year-on-year -31.25% +25.58%  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry.

Academic & Professional Certification
Coventry
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 57 51 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 16.24% 14.09% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 11
Median daily rate £445 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.41% +49.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £280 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £487 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +105.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Coventry

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Coventry

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Coventry over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Coventry

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Degree.

1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) User Experience
3 14 (24.14%) HTML
3 14 (24.14%) CSS
4 13 (22.41%) Rapid Prototyping
4 13 (22.41%) Mobile App
4 13 (22.41%) Prototyping
5 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
6 11 (18.97%) Front End Development
7 10 (17.24%) Scrum
7 10 (17.24%) Internet
8 8 (13.79%) Project Management
8 8 (13.79%) ITIL
8 8 (13.79%) Automotive
8 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
9 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.07%) Service Design
10 6 (10.34%) Line Management
10 6 (10.34%) Psychology
11 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
11 5 (8.62%) Usability Testing
11 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
11 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
11 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (8.62%) Analytics
12 4 (6.90%) Customer Insight
12 4 (6.90%) Target Operating Model

Degree
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 (1.72%) ArchestrA
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
1 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) ADSL2+
3 1 (1.72%) Broadband
3 1 (1.72%) VDSL2
3 1 (1.72%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) DB2
2 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 12 (20.69%) Manufacturing
2 8 (13.79%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (25.86%) Analyst
2 13 (22.41%) Designer
3 6 (10.34%) User Researcher
4 5 (8.62%) Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Digital Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Digital User Researcher
6 3 (5.17%) Mobile Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (5.17%) UI Designer
6 3 (5.17%) UX Designer
6 3 (5.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) CSS
1 14 (24.14%) HTML
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) Express
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (1.72%) Node.js
3 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.21%) User Experience
2 13 (22.41%) Mobile App
3 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.90%) FMCG
6 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.72%) NHS
7 1 (1.72%) PMI
7 1 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) Prototyping
2 13 (22.41%) Rapid Prototyping
3 11 (18.97%) Front End Development
4 10 (17.24%) Scrum
5 8 (13.79%) ITIL
5 8 (13.79%) Project Management
6 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) Service Design
6 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.34%) Line Management
7 6 (10.34%) Psychology
8 5 (8.62%) Analytics
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.62%) ITIL V3
8 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
8 5 (8.62%) Supplier Management
8 5 (8.62%) Usability Testing
9 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) C
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) ISEB
2 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (1.72%) Google
2 1 (1.72%) IBM
2 1 (1.72%) Informatica
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle
2 1 (1.72%) Rockwell
2 1 (1.72%) Wonderware