The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum 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 Scrum over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.98% 3.32% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 4.32% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year
-4.98% +1.19%
Scrum
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
266 301 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 75.57% 76.79% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 140 71
Average daily rate £379 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.36% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £228 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £521 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 44 20
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -15.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scrum across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2015.

Scrum Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) .NET
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) C#
3 12 (52.17%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) Web Services
5 10 (43.48%) jQuery
6 8 (34.78%) Web Development
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
7 7 (30.43%) Oracle
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
7 7 (30.43%) MVC
8 6 (26.09%) Ajax
8 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (26.09%) CSS
8 6 (26.09%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) XSLT
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (17.39%) WCF
10 4 (17.39%) WinForms
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Windows
11 3 (13.04%) CRM
11 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.70%) MS Access
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) User Experience Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Change Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) ASP.NET
4 10 (43.48%) Web Services
4 10 (43.48%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) XSLT
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) Ajax
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) WinForms
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
7 1 (4.35%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) E-Learning
2 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Web Development
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) CRM
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
4 3 (13.04%) User Stories
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
5 2 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Business Development
5 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Rate dependant on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago