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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 68 88 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.54% 22.39% 19.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.73% 25.21% 21.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 58 37
Average daily rate
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£368 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £250 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £20.13 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
313 349 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.94% 88.80% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 165 92
Average daily rate £350 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £218 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 42 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.90% +26.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.08 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 September 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 September 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 75 (53.19%) .NET
2 57 (40.43%) C#
3 49 (34.75%) SQL
4 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
5 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
6 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (27.66%) HTML
8 38 (26.95%) ASP.NET
9 30 (21.28%) CSS
10 29 (20.57%) TDD
11 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
12 24 (17.02%) jQuery
13 23 (16.31%) MVC
14 22 (15.60%) XML
14 22 (15.60%) Oracle
15 20 (14.18%) T-SQL
16 19 (13.48%) VB.NET
17 18 (12.77%) CRM
17 18 (12.77%) Finance
18 17 (12.06%) Web Services
19 16 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 15 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 15 (10.64%) .NET Framework
20 15 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
21 14 (9.93%) Ajax
21 14 (9.93%) Visual Studio
22 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
22 13 (9.22%) Scrum
22 13 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
23 12 (8.51%) NServiceBus

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.51%) NServiceBus
3 10 (7.09%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.38%) CMS
5 6 (4.26%) IIS
6 5 (3.55%) JBoss
6 5 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.13%) SAS
8 2 (1.42%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.42%) AquaLogic
8 2 (1.42%) WebLogic Integration
8 2 (1.42%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.42%) Node.js
9 1 (0.71%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.71%) WordPress
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) MS Office
1 5 (3.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.42%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.71%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.71%) Bond Adapt
3 1 (0.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) HTTP
2 3 (2.13%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) SMTP
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) SSL
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 16 (11.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 9 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (5.67%) MySQL
6 8 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (3.55%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (2.84%) MS Access
9 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.42%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.42%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.42%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (9.93%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.42%) MSI
3 2 (1.42%) NUnit
3 2 (1.42%) Subversion
3 2 (1.42%) Grunt
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (0.71%) Bower
4 1 (0.71%) gulp
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.71%) JIRA
4 1 (0.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.71%) Axure RP
General
1 18 (12.77%) Finance
2 10 (7.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.13%) Automotive
3 3 (2.13%) Billing
4 2 (1.42%) Marketing
4 2 (1.42%) Retail
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Games
5 1 (0.71%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (53.19%) .NET
2 39 (27.66%) HTML
3 38 (26.95%) ASP.NET
4 30 (21.28%) CSS
5 24 (17.02%) jQuery
6 22 (15.60%) XML
7 17 (12.06%) Web Services
8 15 (10.64%) .NET Framework
9 14 (9.93%) Ajax
10 12 (8.51%) WCF
10 12 (8.51%) XSLT
11 10 (7.09%) WinForms
11 10 (7.09%) AngularJS
12 9 (6.38%) HTML5
13 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (4.96%) WPF
15 6 (4.26%) Silverlight
15 6 (4.26%) EDI
15 6 (4.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.55%) User Experience
2 4 (2.84%) NHS
3 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.42%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.42%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.42%) RIA
5 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.71%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.71%) SCADA
5 1 (0.71%) GIS
5 1 (0.71%) Xbox
5 1 (0.71%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.57%) TDD
3 23 (16.31%) MVC
4 18 (12.77%) CRM
5 15 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (9.22%) Scrum
7 10 (7.09%) Web Development
8 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (3.55%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.55%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.55%) Migration
10 5 (3.55%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (2.84%) Functional Programming
11 4 (2.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (2.13%) EAI
12 3 (2.13%) SOA
12 3 (2.13%) ETL
12 3 (2.13%) HOOD
12 3 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 57 (40.43%) C#
2 49 (34.75%) SQL
3 45 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 20 (14.18%) T-SQL
5 19 (13.48%) VB.NET
6 9 (6.38%) VBA
6 9 (6.38%) PHP
7 7 (4.96%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.96%) COBOL
7 7 (4.96%) Java
8 5 (3.55%) VBScript
9 4 (2.84%) VB
9 4 (2.84%) VB6
10 2 (1.42%) Python
10 2 (1.42%) C++
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) VC++
11 1 (0.71%) ABAP
11 1 (0.71%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.71%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 27 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.60%) Oracle
3 6 (4.26%) SAP
4 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.84%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.42%) Tableau
6 2 (1.42%) Facebook
7 1 (0.71%) Twitter
7 1 (0.71%) Syclo
7 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.71%) IBM
7 1 (0.71%) Google
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