Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for RAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RAD over the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Rapid Application Development (RAD)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 57
Contract jobs citing RAD 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.28% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Coventry median daily rate - £530 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.72% -7.14%
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £515 £450
% change year-on-year -17.48% +14.44% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

RAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 632 942 585
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.04% 88.62% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 661 394
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £551 £540 £561
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -20.00% -30.29%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

RAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing RAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for RAD in Coventry

RAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for RAD in Coventry