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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 72 51 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 22.22% 14.01% 15.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 24.49% 15.50% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 41 14
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £15.82 - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.94% -6.78%
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
294 329 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 90.74% 90.38% 91.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 171 53
Average daily rate £343 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £485 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 48 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £33.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 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 22 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 64 (53.33%) .NET
2 46 (38.33%) C#
3 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
4 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (28.33%) SQL Server
6 33 (27.50%) ASP.NET
6 33 (27.50%) SQL
7 31 (25.83%) HTML
8 21 (17.50%) CSS
9 19 (15.83%) MVC
9 19 (15.83%) jQuery
10 18 (15.00%) Finance
10 18 (15.00%) Oracle
10 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 17 (14.17%) XML
11 17 (14.17%) TDD
12 15 (12.50%) CRM
12 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 13 (10.83%) Ajax
13 13 (10.83%) Oracle Database
13 13 (10.83%) Java
14 12 (10.00%) VB.NET
14 12 (10.00%) XSLT
14 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.00%) Web Services
14 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 11 (9.17%) BizTalk Server
16 10 (8.33%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.17%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.83%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.50%) AquaLogic
4 3 (2.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.50%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (1.67%) SAS
5 2 (1.67%) WordPress
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.83%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.67%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.83%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.83%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) HTTP
2 2 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) Extranet
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.83%) Oracle Database
3 12 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.17%) MySQL
7 4 (3.33%) MS Access
8 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.67%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.83%) QlikView
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.50%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.67%) MSI
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
5 1 (0.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.83%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.83%) Grunt
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.00%) Finance
2 7 (5.83%) Marketing
2 7 (5.83%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.50%) Billing
4 2 (1.67%) Advertising
4 2 (1.67%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (53.33%) .NET
2 33 (27.50%) ASP.NET
3 31 (25.83%) HTML
4 21 (17.50%) CSS
5 19 (15.83%) jQuery
6 17 (14.17%) XML
7 15 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 13 (10.83%) Ajax
9 12 (10.00%) XSLT
9 12 (10.00%) Web Services
10 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
10 10 (8.33%) WCF
11 8 (6.67%) HTML5
11 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.67%) CSS3
12 6 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (5.00%) Semantic HTML
12 6 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.33%) NHS
2 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.67%) iPad
4 1 (0.83%) SCADA
4 1 (0.83%) User Experience
4 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.83%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) UNIX
2 3 (2.50%) Windows
3 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.83%) MVC
3 17 (14.17%) TDD
4 15 (12.50%) CRM
5 11 (9.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (8.33%) Scrum
6 10 (8.33%) Web Development
7 7 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.00%) Migration
8 6 (5.00%) Web Design
8 6 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.17%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.17%) Functional Programming
9 5 (4.17%) EAI
9 5 (4.17%) SOA
9 5 (4.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.33%) C#
2 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.50%) SQL
4 13 (10.83%) Java
5 12 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.83%) VBA
8 6 (5.00%) Python
9 5 (4.17%) Ruby
9 5 (4.17%) PHP
10 4 (3.33%) COBOL
11 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.50%) VB
12 2 (1.67%) VB6
13 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.83%) VC++
13 1 (0.83%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.83%) VBScript
13 1 (0.83%) ABAP
13 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.67%) Degree
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (15.00%) Oracle
1 18 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.17%) SAP
3 4 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.50%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.83%) Google
5 1 (0.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.83%) Facebook
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
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