Period
to 21 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Development Manager was £478 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Development Manager
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 60 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 +21 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Development Manager 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.60% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Coventry median daily rate £478 £375 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.33% -18.08% +14.44%
10th Percentile £433 £363 £417
90th Percentile £495 £388 £493
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 784 614 899
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 93.03% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 417 598
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +10.73%
10th Percentile £282 £181 £286
90th Percentile £575 £529 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 49 38
Coventry median hourly rate £14.89 £16.00 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.94% +11.58% -13.09%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.38 £29.05 £41.13
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.34% +8.02% -14.29%

Development Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings that featured Development Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Development Manager in Coventry

Development Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Development Manager in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Manager in Coventry

Development Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Manager in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Manager in Coventry

Development Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, Development Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region featuring Development Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Automotive
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PMP
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall

Development Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 3 (60.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Automotive
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google