The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 10 8 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 31 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.81% 10.33% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.90% 12.76% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 1
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£438 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% +5.00%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 243 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 70.57% 81.00% 80.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 125 41
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £266 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Agile Software Development Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Agile Software Development also 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 that cited Agile Software Development.

1 35 (41.67%) Scrum
2 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
3 30 (35.71%) .NET
4 22 (26.19%) Web Services
5 18 (21.43%) C#
5 18 (21.43%) Finance
6 17 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
7 16 (19.05%) Project Management
8 14 (16.67%) Java
8 14 (16.67%) WCF
8 14 (16.67%) Kanban
8 14 (16.67%) User Stories
9 13 (15.48%) XSLT
9 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
9 13 (15.48%) TDD
10 12 (14.29%) XML
10 12 (14.29%) Oracle
10 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 12 (14.29%) PRINCE
11 11 (13.10%) MS Project
11 11 (13.10%) CRM
11 11 (13.10%) Open Source
12 10 (11.90%) Waterfall
12 10 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
13 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
13 9 (10.71%) HTML
13 9 (10.71%) BDD
13 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Agile Software Development also 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 that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.90%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.57%) WebLogic Integration
2 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.57%) AquaLogic
2 3 (3.57%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 2 (2.38%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.38%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) IIS
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.10%) MS Project
3 5 (5.95%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.19%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 17 (20.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 6 (7.14%) NUnit
3 6 (7.14%) JIRA
3 6 (7.14%) ReSharper
3 6 (7.14%) NCover
3 6 (7.14%) StyleCop
3 6 (7.14%) MSTest
3 6 (7.14%) NDepend
3 6 (7.14%) MSBuild
3 6 (7.14%) SpecFlow
4 5 (5.95%) NuGet
5 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.19%) Hudson
6 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.19%) Selenium
6 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Marketing
3 3 (3.57%) Retail
3 3 (3.57%) Automotive
3 3 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.38%) Games
5 1 (1.19%) Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Electronics
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (13.10%) Project Manager
2 11 (13.10%) Analyst
3 9 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 8 (9.52%) Business Analyst
5 6 (7.14%) Architect
5 6 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (5.95%) Planning Manager
7 4 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
7 4 (4.76%) Product Manager
7 4 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.57%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (3.57%) UX Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Designer
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.57%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.71%) .NET
2 22 (26.19%) Web Services
3 16 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 14 (16.67%) WCF
5 13 (15.48%) XSLT
6 12 (14.29%) XML
7 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 9 (10.71%) HTML
8 8 (9.52%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (5.95%) NHibernate
9 5 (5.95%) Java EE
9 5 (5.95%) Ajax
9 5 (5.95%) SOAP
9 5 (5.95%) jQuery
9 5 (5.95%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.57%) REST
10 3 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (3.57%) CSS
10 3 (3.57%) WF
11 2 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Open Source
2 9 (10.71%) User Experience
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (7.14%) Social Media
4 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.19%) Wiki
6 1 (1.19%) NHS
6 1 (1.19%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Solaris
2 1 (1.19%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Scrum
2 16 (19.05%) Project Management
3 14 (16.67%) Kanban
3 14 (16.67%) User Stories
4 13 (15.48%) TDD
5 12 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 11 (13.10%) CRM
7 10 (11.90%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.71%) BDD
8 9 (10.71%) Web Development
9 8 (9.52%) PRINCE2
9 8 (9.52%) MVC
9 8 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.52%) ATDD
10 6 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 6 (7.14%) Dependency Management
10 6 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (7.14%) Use Case
10 6 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.43%) C#
2 14 (16.67%) Java
3 8 (9.52%) Python
3 8 (9.52%) Ruby
4 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.14%) SQL
5 5 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.95%) ISEB
3 4 (4.76%) Degree
4 3 (3.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (36.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe
3 1 (1.19%) CODA
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