The median contractor rate for an IT Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 23 June 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.

IT Manager
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Manager 4 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.62% 2.43% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.59% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £425 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -11.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £451 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £598 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £428 £415
% change year-on-year -3.50% +3.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £56.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.00 £32.26
% change year-on-year +6.41% +20.89%  

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 236 386 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.55% 93.92% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 230 196
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £286 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.81% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £39.80 £25.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

IT Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Manager in Coventry

IT Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Manager in Coventry

IT Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Manager in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT Manager 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 IT Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) FMCG
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 1 (11.11%) GitHub
5 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) IT Governance

IT Manager 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
1 1 (11.11%) GoCD
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 4 (44.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) HP
1 1 (11.11%) Snow