The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 14 14 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 47 24 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.17% 7.23% 8.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.72% 8.54% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 14
Median daily rate £431 £373 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.77% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £278 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £483 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £46.19 £37.88
% change year-on-year
-10.14% +21.94%

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
401 281 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 86.80% 84.64% 75.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 164 124
Median daily rate £438 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £540 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -32.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.08 £15.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Scrum
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Scrum Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Scrum
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scrum across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Scrum
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Scrum Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 120 (90.23%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (29.32%) User Experience
3 37 (27.82%) Usability Testing
4 35 (26.32%) Analytics
4 35 (26.32%) Web Services
5 34 (25.56%) Psychology
5 34 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (24.81%) Kanban
6 33 (24.81%) Degree
7 31 (23.31%) C#
8 30 (22.56%) .NET
9 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
10 27 (20.30%) MVC
11 26 (19.55%) Service Design
12 23 (17.29%) Ethnography
12 23 (17.29%) Multivariate Testing
13 22 (16.54%) BDD
14 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (15.79%) TDD
15 19 (14.29%) Project Management
15 19 (14.29%) HTML
15 19 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (13.53%) Business Analysis
17 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
17 17 (12.78%) CSS
17 17 (12.78%) User Stories
18 16 (12.03%) AngularJS
18 16 (12.03%) JavaScript
19 15 (11.28%) Retail
19 15 (11.28%) SQL

Scrum
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 5 (3.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.01%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (7.52%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.01%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.26%) Camtasia
6 2 (1.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.27%) IaaS
2 11 (8.27%) PaaS
2 11 (8.27%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.75%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.26%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (0.75%) FTP
2 1 (0.75%) SSH
2 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.75%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.51%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (3.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.26%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (5.26%) Axure RP
2 7 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 6 (4.51%) JIRA
4 4 (3.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.01%) JUnit
5 3 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.26%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.26%) Hudson
5 3 (2.26%) Selenium
5 3 (2.26%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.50%) GoCD
6 2 (1.50%) Grunt
6 2 (1.50%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.50%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (1.50%) Mocha
6 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.50%) VersionOne
General
1 15 (11.28%) Retail
2 8 (6.02%) Finance
2 8 (6.02%) Marketing
3 2 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.75%) Automotive
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
4 1 (0.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (33.83%) Developer
2 29 (21.80%) User Researcher
3 18 (13.53%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.53%) Analyst
4 16 (12.03%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Digital Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Digital Business Analyst
5 12 (9.02%) Digital User Researcher
6 10 (7.52%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (6.77%) C# Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (6.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.51%) Agile Delivery Manager
10 6 (4.51%) Product Owner
10 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.76%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (26.32%) Web Services
2 30 (22.56%) .NET
3 29 (21.80%) ASP.NET
4 21 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (14.29%) HTML
6 17 (12.78%) CSS
7 16 (12.03%) AngularJS
8 13 (9.77%) HTML5
8 13 (9.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (9.02%) .NET Framework
9 12 (9.02%) Dapper ORM
9 12 (9.02%) Entity Framework
10 11 (8.27%) LESS
10 11 (8.27%) Sass
11 9 (6.77%) WCF
12 8 (6.02%) jQuery
12 8 (6.02%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (5.26%) Node.js
14 6 (4.51%) J2EE
14 6 (4.51%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 39 (29.32%) User Experience
2 34 (25.56%) Psychology
3 19 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.02%) Social Media
5 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.75%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.51%) Unix
2 4 (3.01%) Linux
3 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.75%) CentOS
4 1 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.75%) Fedora
4 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.75%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (90.23%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (27.82%) Usability Testing
3 35 (26.32%) Analytics
4 34 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (24.81%) Kanban
6 27 (20.30%) MVC
7 26 (19.55%) Service Design
8 23 (17.29%) Ethnography
8 23 (17.29%) Multivariate Testing
9 22 (16.54%) BDD
10 21 (15.79%) TDD
11 19 (14.29%) Project Management
12 18 (13.53%) Business Analysis
13 17 (12.78%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (12.78%) User Stories
14 15 (11.28%) Waterfall
15 13 (9.77%) SOLID
16 12 (9.02%) Continuous Deployment
16 12 (9.02%) CQRS
17 10 (7.52%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.31%) C#
2 16 (12.03%) JavaScript
3 15 (11.28%) SQL
4 13 (9.77%) Java
5 6 (4.51%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.01%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.01%) Python
7 3 (2.26%) Korn
7 3 (2.26%) Perl
7 3 (2.26%) Ruby
7 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.50%) C
8 2 (1.50%) ES6
8 2 (1.50%) Go
8 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) C++
9 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.75%) R
9 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (24.81%) Degree
2 12 (9.02%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.01%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.75%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) ISEB
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.01%) QA
2 2 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Ansible
2 3 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.26%) Terraform
3 1 (0.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.02%) IBM
3 7 (5.26%) Adobe
4 6 (4.51%) Oracle
5 4 (3.01%) Sun
6 3 (2.26%) Google
6 3 (2.26%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.50%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.75%) CODA
8 1 (0.75%) SAP