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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring a Developer 51 62 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 19.77% 22.22% 24.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.25% 25.73% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 40 26
Average daily rate
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£338 £356 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £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 £35.18 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.23% -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
240 241 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.02% 86.38% 93.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 125 60
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.48 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% -41.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.88 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.30 £37.80 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 66 (55.93%) .NET
2 38 (32.20%) C#
3 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
4 27 (22.88%) HTML
4 27 (22.88%) Java
4 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
5 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
6 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (20.34%) CSS
8 23 (19.49%) .NET Framework
9 21 (17.80%) SQL
10 20 (16.95%) WCF
11 18 (15.25%) Web Services
12 17 (14.41%) jQuery
13 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (13.56%) XML
14 14 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (11.86%) MVC
14 14 (11.86%) TDD
14 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 13 (11.02%) Web Development
15 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 13 (11.02%) Scrum
15 13 (11.02%) VB.NET
15 13 (11.02%) Oracle
16 12 (10.17%) Python
16 12 (10.17%) Ruby
16 12 (10.17%) Ruby on Rails
16 12 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 14 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.78%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.39%) CMS
4 3 (2.54%) Node.js
5 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 2 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) iPlanet
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (2.54%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.85%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.47%) HTTP
2 4 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (11.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (4.24%) MySQL
8 4 (3.39%) OLAP
9 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Power View
9 3 (2.54%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.85%) Cognos Report Studio
11 1 (0.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 1 (0.85%) Cognos Transformer
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle OLAP
11 1 (0.85%) QlikView
11 1 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 12 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.32%) Visual Studio
3 9 (7.63%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.08%) NUnit
5 4 (3.39%) NCover
5 4 (3.39%) StyleCop
5 4 (3.39%) MSTest
5 4 (3.39%) NDepend
5 4 (3.39%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.39%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.39%) SpecFlow
5 4 (3.39%) NuGet
6 3 (2.54%) Subversion
7 2 (1.69%) Maven
7 2 (1.69%) JMeter
7 2 (1.69%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (9.32%) Finance
2 9 (7.63%) Marketing
3 6 (5.08%) Automotive
3 6 (5.08%) Advertising
4 5 (4.24%) German Language
4 5 (4.24%) Retail
5 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.69%) Electronics
7 1 (0.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.93%) .NET
2 27 (22.88%) HTML
3 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET
4 24 (20.34%) CSS
5 23 (19.49%) .NET Framework
6 20 (16.95%) WCF
7 18 (15.25%) Web Services
8 17 (14.41%) jQuery
9 16 (13.56%) XML
10 12 (10.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (10.17%) CSS3
11 9 (7.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (7.63%) Ajax
11 9 (7.63%) AngularJS
12 7 (5.93%) Semantic HTML
12 7 (5.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.93%) XSLT
13 6 (5.08%) HTML5
13 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.08%) Open Source
2 4 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (3.39%) NHS
2 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.39%) SCADA
3 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.54%) UNIX
2 2 (1.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.86%) TDD
2 14 (11.86%) MVC
3 13 (11.02%) Scrum
3 13 (11.02%) Web Development
4 10 (8.47%) CRM
5 9 (7.63%) Unit Testing
6 8 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (6.78%) Web Design
6 8 (6.78%) OO
6 8 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 7 (5.93%) Test Scripting
7 7 (5.93%) Kanban
7 7 (5.93%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (5.08%) Workflow
8 6 (5.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.08%) Functional Programming
9 5 (4.24%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.39%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.20%) C#
2 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
3 27 (22.88%) Java
4 21 (17.80%) SQL
5 13 (11.02%) VB.NET
6 12 (10.17%) Python
6 12 (10.17%) Ruby
7 10 (8.47%) T-SQL
8 7 (5.93%) VB
9 6 (5.08%) PHP
10 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.69%) VBScript
11 2 (1.69%) VBA
12 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.85%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) HL7
Vendors
1 27 (22.88%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.02%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) SAP
3 5 (4.24%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.24%) IBM
4 3 (2.54%) RedPrairie
5 2 (1.69%) HP
5 2 (1.69%) Motorola
6 1 (0.85%) CODA
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Nintex
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