Period
to 20 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Junior was £100 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 20 October 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.

Junior
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Junior 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.44% 0.81% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.88% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Coventry median daily rate £100 £325 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -69.23% +209.52% -53.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £315 £246 £110
% change year-on-year +27.92% +123.86% -43.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate £19.00 - £9.50
10th Percentile £18.50 - £9.25
90th Percentile £19.50 - £9.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +55.00% +36.36% -12.00%

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 631 907 667
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.79% 92.36% 93.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 624 446
Coventry median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £180 £288 £209
90th Percentile £538 £539 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.11% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 51
Coventry median hourly rate £16.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.67% - -52.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £40.38 £41.13 £25.66
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £17.12
% change year-on-year +8.02% -12.38% +0.71%

Junior
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior in Coventry

Junior
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Junior in Coventry

Junior
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Junior in Coventry

Junior Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, Junior 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 Junior in the job title.

1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Junior 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (33.33%) Automotive
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft