The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Developer
Rank 37 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Developer 3 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.92% 0.88% 1.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.96% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £400 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.68% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.29 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.22%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
285 209 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.42% 92.07% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 56 106
Average daily rate £375 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £100 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 51 35
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Senior Developer
West Midlands

Senior Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Senior Developer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Senior Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Senior Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Senior Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (40.00%) Cognos
4 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (40.00%) WinForms
4 2 (40.00%) Teradata
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) AOP
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) WPF

Senior Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region that cited Senior 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 Senior Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) ReportNet
4 1 (20.00%) Cognos Powerplay
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) WinForms
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Spring.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) AOP
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) Teradata