Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term CAN bus in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAN bus over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

CAN bus
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 172
Contract jobs citing CAN bus 0 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - - 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £375 £450 -
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £31.44
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year -3.61% +32.00% -2.51%

CAN bus is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,337 1,506 1,366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.72% 27.49% 27.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 901 816
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
10th Percentile £216 £211 £209
90th Percentile £537 £541 £518
England median daily rate £451 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.28% +1.76% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 81 93
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% -5.26% -13.64%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £35.00 £43.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.78 £20.99 £20.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% +4.93% +14.29%

CAN bus
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing CAN bus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for CAN bus in the West Midlands

CAN bus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAN bus in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAN bus in the West Midlands