The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 62 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.14% 18.05% 16.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.81% 20.00% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 53 14
Average daily rate
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£328 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.64% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £166 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £398 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
298 315 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 91.98% 90.26% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 176 60
Average daily rate £348 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 40 49
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.73 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Developer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 67 (58.26%) .NET
2 46 (40.00%) C#
3 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
4 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
5 33 (28.70%) HTML
6 31 (26.96%) SQL Server
7 27 (23.48%) SQL
7 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
9 23 (20.00%) CSS
10 19 (16.52%) jQuery
11 18 (15.65%) MVC
12 17 (14.78%) Finance
12 17 (14.78%) XML
13 16 (13.91%) Oracle
13 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
13 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
14 15 (13.04%) Java
15 14 (12.17%) VB.NET
15 14 (12.17%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (11.30%) Web Services
16 13 (11.30%) CRM
17 12 (10.43%) XSLT
17 12 (10.43%) TDD
17 12 (10.43%) WCF
18 11 (9.57%) Web Development
18 11 (9.57%) Ajax
18 11 (9.57%) HTML5

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (13.91%) SharePoint
2 14 (12.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.48%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.61%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 3 (2.61%) AquaLogic
4 3 (2.61%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.61%) WebLogic Integration
4 3 (2.61%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.74%) WordPress
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.87%) CMS
6 1 (0.87%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) PowerPivot
2 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) MS Office
4 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.87%) SAP xRPM
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) HTTP
2 2 (1.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Extranet
3 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.96%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.57%) Oracle Database
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.35%) MySQL
6 5 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Power View
7 3 (2.61%) OLAP Cube
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.61%) OLAP
8 2 (1.74%) MS Access
8 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.74%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.74%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos Report Studio
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.74%) MSI
5 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.87%) Grunt
5 1 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.87%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.87%) JIRA
5 1 (0.87%) Subversion
5 1 (0.87%) Maven
5 1 (0.87%) JMeter
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (14.78%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Marketing
3 6 (5.22%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Electronics
5 1 (0.87%) Automotive
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (58.26%) .NET
2 35 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 33 (28.70%) HTML
4 23 (20.00%) CSS
5 19 (16.52%) jQuery
6 17 (14.78%) XML
7 15 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 13 (11.30%) Web Services
9 12 (10.43%) XSLT
9 12 (10.43%) WCF
10 11 (9.57%) Ajax
10 11 (9.57%) HTML5
11 10 (8.70%) CSS3
12 8 (6.96%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (5.22%) Ruby on Rails
14 6 (5.22%) Java EE
14 6 (5.22%) Semantic HTML
14 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) NHS
2 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) SCADA
5 2 (1.74%) iPad
5 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.61%) UNIX
1 3 (2.61%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.65%) MVC
3 13 (11.30%) CRM
4 12 (10.43%) TDD
5 11 (9.57%) Web Development
6 10 (8.70%) Scrum
6 10 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.09%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.09%) Web Design
8 6 (5.22%) Workflow
8 6 (5.22%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (5.22%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.35%) EAI
9 5 (4.35%) SOA
10 4 (3.48%) Migration
10 4 (3.48%) Kanban
10 4 (3.48%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 46 (40.00%) C#
2 38 (33.04%) JavaScript
3 27 (23.48%) SQL
4 15 (13.04%) Java
5 14 (12.17%) VB.NET
6 11 (9.57%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.09%) Python
8 6 (5.22%) VB
8 6 (5.22%) Ruby
9 5 (4.35%) PHP
10 3 (2.61%) VBA
11 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.74%) VB6
11 2 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.87%) VC++
12 1 (0.87%) VBScript
12 1 (0.87%) C++
12 1 (0.87%) COBOL
12 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.61%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) Degree
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.91%) Oracle
3 3 (2.61%) SAP
4 2 (1.74%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.87%) Facebook
5 1 (0.87%) Google
5 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.87%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.87%) Cognos
5 1 (0.87%) HP
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