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 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 36 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 13.48% 5.11% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.78% 7.00% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £413 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +55.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £463 £277
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
182 200 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 68.16% 72.99% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 105 42
Average daily rate £350 £380 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 24
Average hourly rate £35.50 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £26.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 January 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 January 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 (45.45%) Scrum
2 32 (41.56%) .NET
3 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
4 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (23.38%) .NET Framework
5 18 (23.38%) WCF
6 17 (22.08%) Web Services
7 16 (20.78%) C#
7 16 (20.78%) Kanban
7 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (19.48%) User Stories
8 15 (19.48%) Java
9 14 (18.18%) Python
9 14 (18.18%) Finance
10 12 (15.58%) TDD
10 12 (15.58%) Ruby
10 12 (15.58%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
10 12 (15.58%) Project Management
10 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
11 11 (14.29%) CRM
11 11 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
11 11 (14.29%) Open Source
12 10 (12.99%) ATDD
12 10 (12.99%) Web Development
12 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
13 9 (11.69%) HTML
13 9 (11.69%) MSBuild
13 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
14 8 (10.39%) BDD

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (15.58%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.60%) OpenStack
2 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 1 (1.30%) IIS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Project
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.30%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (32.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) WAN
1 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.30%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.99%) Visual Studio
3 9 (11.69%) MSBuild
4 7 (9.09%) NUnit
4 7 (9.09%) SpecFlow
4 7 (9.09%) NCover
4 7 (9.09%) StyleCop
4 7 (9.09%) MSTest
4 7 (9.09%) NDepend
4 7 (9.09%) ReSharper
5 5 (6.49%) NuGet
6 4 (5.19%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) Subversion
8 1 (1.30%) Hudson
8 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.30%) Selenium
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
3 4 (5.19%) Automotive
4 3 (3.90%) Games
4 3 (3.90%) Law
5 2 (2.60%) Electronics
6 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Developer
2 11 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.99%) Project Manager
4 9 (11.69%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Analyst
5 8 (10.39%) Lead Developer
6 7 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.49%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.19%) Product Manager
9 4 (5.19%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Senior Manager
10 3 (3.90%) Lead .NET Developer
11 2 (2.60%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Build Engineer
11 2 (2.60%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (41.56%) .NET
2 18 (23.38%) .NET Framework
2 18 (23.38%) WCF
3 17 (22.08%) Web Services
4 12 (15.58%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (11.69%) HTML
6 7 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.09%) XML
6 7 (9.09%) XSLT
7 5 (6.49%) NHibernate
7 5 (6.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (6.49%) jQuery
8 4 (5.19%) CSS
8 4 (5.19%) Ajax
9 3 (3.90%) REST
9 3 (3.90%) WF
10 2 (2.60%) WSDL
11 1 (1.30%) XHTML
11 1 (1.30%) HTML5
11 1 (1.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Open Source
2 7 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (7.79%) Social Media
3 6 (7.79%) User Experience
4 5 (6.49%) Mobile App
5 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) iPad
7 1 (1.30%) Telematics
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.19%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Scrum
2 16 (20.78%) Kanban
3 15 (19.48%) User Stories
4 12 (15.58%) TDD
4 12 (15.58%) Project Management
5 11 (14.29%) CRM
6 10 (12.99%) ATDD
6 10 (12.99%) Web Development
7 8 (10.39%) BDD
7 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 7 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (7.79%) Use Case
9 6 (7.79%) Test Scripting
9 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
9 6 (7.79%) MVC
10 5 (6.49%) Pair Programming
10 5 (6.49%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) C#
2 15 (19.48%) Java
3 14 (18.18%) Python
4 12 (15.58%) Ruby
5 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
6 4 (5.19%) SQL
6 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.90%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.60%) Perl
8 2 (2.60%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.90%) ISEB
2 3 (3.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.60%) Puppet
2 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 30 (38.96%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 2 (2.60%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.60%) HP
3 2 (2.60%) Perforce
4 1 (1.30%) SAP
4 1 (1.30%) CODA
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 months + extension
Posted: 24 days ago