Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 20 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.

VMS
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 79 66
Contract jobs citing VMS 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry - 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.55% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £160 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -62.35% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 114 129 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.43% 12.34% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 47
Coventry median daily rate £344 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £140 £215 £140
90th Percentile £588 £489 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -8.75% +21.21% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 27
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £9.40
90th Percentile £41.73 £17.50 £19.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% -3.33%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Coventry

VMS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for VMS in Coventry