The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category 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
Agile Software Development
Rank 27 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 14 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.29% 0.44% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 0.58% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 5
Average daily rate £338 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 - £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £34.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+23.03% -5.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 172 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 80.06% 75.77% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Agile Software Development
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 9 (36.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) WCF
4 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) SAP
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (16.00%) BDD
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
6 4 (16.00%) SAP BI
6 4 (16.00%) SAP BW
6 4 (16.00%) VMS
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (16.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) ABAP
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.00%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SAP BI
2 4 (16.00%) SAP BW
2 4 (16.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) NUnit
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) SAP BI Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
1 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (28.00%) WCF
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (16.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) XHTML
6 3 (12.00%) LINQ
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (8.00%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (8.00%) Spring.NET
7 2 (8.00%) WPF
7 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Psychology
1 1 (4.00%) Human Factors
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) VMS
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) TDD
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Project Management
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) C#
1 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) ABAP
4 2 (8.00%) Scala
4 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Ektron
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) ATG
3 1 (4.00%) Sitecore