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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 43 67 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.38% 22.19% 27.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.81% 25.09% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £270 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
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
272 267 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 90.97% 88.41% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 146 48
Average daily rate £325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 33
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.00 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -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 3 March 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 3 March 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 69 (60.00%) .NET
2 43 (37.39%) C#
3 32 (27.83%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.83%) SQL Server
4 27 (23.48%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
4 27 (23.48%) HTML
4 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
5 24 (20.87%) SQL
5 24 (20.87%) .NET Framework
6 23 (20.00%) WCF
6 23 (20.00%) Java
7 21 (18.26%) CSS
8 18 (15.65%) Web Services
9 17 (14.78%) jQuery
10 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (13.04%) MVC
11 15 (13.04%) XML
11 15 (13.04%) Oracle
11 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
11 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (11.30%) TDD
12 13 (11.30%) Finance
12 13 (11.30%) Scrum
12 13 (11.30%) Web Development
13 12 (10.43%) Ruby
13 12 (10.43%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 15 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.48%) CMS
3 4 (3.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.61%) WordPress
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.87%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.87%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (0.87%) AquaLogic Service Bus
6 1 (0.87%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.35%) PowerPivot
2 4 (3.48%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.87%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.35%) Magento
3 1 (0.87%) SAP xRPM
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) HTTP
2 4 (3.48%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.83%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (7.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.96%) Oracle Database
6 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.35%) MySQL
8 4 (3.48%) OLAP
9 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (2.61%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.61%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.74%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (1.74%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.87%) Oracle OWB
11 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.22%) NUnit
4 5 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.48%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.48%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.48%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.48%) NuGet
5 4 (3.48%) NCover
5 4 (3.48%) StyleCop
5 4 (3.48%) MSTest
5 4 (3.48%) NDepend
6 2 (1.74%) Maven
6 2 (1.74%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.74%) JMeter
7 1 (0.87%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (11.30%) Finance
2 7 (6.09%) Marketing
3 5 (4.35%) Retail
3 5 (4.35%) Advertising
4 4 (3.48%) German Language
5 3 (2.61%) Automotive
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (60.00%) .NET
2 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
2 27 (23.48%) HTML
3 24 (20.87%) .NET Framework
4 23 (20.00%) WCF
5 21 (18.26%) CSS
6 18 (15.65%) Web Services
7 17 (14.78%) jQuery
8 15 (13.04%) XML
9 12 (10.43%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (8.70%) XSLT
11 9 (7.83%) CSS3
12 8 (6.96%) AngularJS
13 7 (6.09%) REST
13 7 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (6.09%) HTML5
13 7 (6.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (6.09%) Ajax
14 6 (5.22%) Semantic HTML
14 6 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.22%) Open Source
2 4 (3.48%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (3.48%) NHS
2 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) SCADA
3 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) iPad
5 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
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 15 (13.04%) MVC
3 13 (11.30%) TDD
3 13 (11.30%) Scrum
3 13 (11.30%) Web Development
4 11 (9.57%) CRM
5 10 (8.70%) OO
6 9 (7.83%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.09%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.09%) Web Design
7 7 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.09%) Workflow
7 7 (6.09%) Test Scripting
7 7 (6.09%) Kanban
8 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.22%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (4.35%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.48%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 4 (3.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.39%) C#
2 32 (27.83%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.87%) SQL
4 23 (20.00%) Java
5 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.43%) Python
6 12 (10.43%) Ruby
7 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.09%) VB
9 6 (5.22%) PHP
10 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.61%) VBA
12 2 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 2 (1.74%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.74%) VBScript
13 1 (0.87%) COBOL
13 1 (0.87%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.87%) VB6
13 1 (0.87%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2 (1.74%) Degree
1 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.87%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) SLA
1 1 (0.87%) HL7
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.04%) Oracle
3 5 (4.35%) SAP
4 4 (3.48%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.74%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.74%) IBM
5 2 (1.74%) HP
5 2 (1.74%) Motorola
6 1 (0.87%) CODA
6 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.87%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.87%) Cognos
6 1 (0.87%) Business Objects
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