The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 48 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.66% 0.59% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.63% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £225 £324 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.50% -15.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.34
% change year-on-year
- +10.07%

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
423 318 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 92.56% 93.53% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 184 154
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 14
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.08 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.40% -34.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Coventry region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Developer across the Coventry region.

Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Software Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (14.29%) Event Store
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) RavenDB
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Event Store
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) RavenDB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) DHTML
3 1 (14.29%) Express
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Rate: £350 - £360 per day, Benefits Home based
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