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 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 6 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Contract jobs citing Scrum 84 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.97% 4.42% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.04% 5.33% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 15 3
Median daily rate £400 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £229 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -4.49%
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
493 300 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 87.88% 82.87% 76.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 206 116
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 37
Median hourly rate £15.00 £31.44 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.29% -0.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £14.60 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 2016.

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 1 October 2016, 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.

1 101 (87.07%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.76%) User Experience
3 35 (30.17%) C#
3 35 (30.17%) .NET
4 33 (28.45%) MVC
5 32 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (26.72%) ASP.NET
7 27 (23.28%) Analytics
8 26 (22.41%) SQL
9 25 (21.55%) Usability Testing
10 24 (20.69%) Degree
11 23 (19.83%) Psychology
12 22 (18.97%) Retail
12 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
14 20 (17.24%) Multivariate Testing
14 20 (17.24%) Ethnography
15 19 (16.38%) Service Design
15 19 (16.38%) HTML
16 18 (15.52%) Web Services
17 17 (14.66%) CSS
17 17 (14.66%) BDD
18 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
18 16 (13.79%) TDD
19 15 (12.93%) JIRA
19 15 (12.93%) .NET Framework
19 15 (12.93%) SOLID
19 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
20 14 (12.07%) Kanban
20 14 (12.07%) AngularJS

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 3 (2.59%) CMS
1 3 (2.59%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.72%) Sitefinity
2 2 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.76%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.59%) MS Project
3 3 (2.59%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.21%) SaaS
3 9 (7.76%) IaaS
3 9 (7.76%) PaaS
4 1 (0.86%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (0.86%) FTP
2 1 (0.86%) SSH
2 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.86%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.17%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.86%) MS Access
5 1 (0.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (12.93%) JIRA
2 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.45%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.59%) Axure RP
4 3 (2.59%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (2.59%) VersionOne
5 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.72%) JUnit
6 1 (0.86%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.86%) ClearQuest
6 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.86%) Selenium
6 1 (0.86%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.86%) Toad
General
1 22 (18.97%) Retail
2 4 (3.45%) Finance
3 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Billing
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Games
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (43.10%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.38%) User Researcher
4 14 (12.07%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (12.07%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Designer
5 12 (10.34%) Senior Designer
6 10 (8.62%) Digital User Researcher
7 9 (7.76%) Senior UI Designer
7 9 (7.76%) UI Designer
8 8 (6.90%) Analyst
8 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Business Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.17%) Project Manager
11 5 (4.31%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.17%) .NET
2 31 (26.72%) ASP.NET
3 22 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (16.38%) HTML
5 18 (15.52%) Web Services
6 17 (14.66%) CSS
7 15 (12.93%) .NET Framework
8 14 (12.07%) AngularJS
9 12 (10.34%) Entity Framework
10 11 (9.48%) Dapper ORM
10 11 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (9.48%) WCF
11 10 (8.62%) HTML5
11 10 (8.62%) J2EE
11 10 (8.62%) LESS
11 10 (8.62%) Sass
12 8 (6.90%) XML
13 7 (6.03%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (6.03%) Node.js
13 7 (6.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (32.76%) User Experience
2 23 (19.83%) Psychology
3 15 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.72%) PMI
6 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Unix
2 5 (4.31%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Android
3 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.59%) VMS
3 3 (2.59%) Windows
4 1 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (87.07%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.45%) MVC
3 32 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (23.28%) Analytics
5 25 (21.55%) Usability Testing
6 20 (17.24%) Ethnography
6 20 (17.24%) Multivariate Testing
7 19 (16.38%) Service Design
8 17 (14.66%) BDD
9 16 (13.79%) TDD
10 15 (12.93%) SOLID
11 14 (12.07%) Kanban
12 13 (11.21%) Continuous Deployment
12 13 (11.21%) E-Commerce
13 11 (9.48%) CQRS
13 11 (9.48%) Waterfall
14 10 (8.62%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
15 9 (7.76%) Cross-Browser Testing
15 9 (7.76%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.17%) C#
2 26 (22.41%) SQL
3 14 (12.07%) Java
4 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.86%) C
7 1 (0.86%) C++
7 1 (0.86%) Python
7 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (20.69%) Degree
2 6 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.72%) PMP
4 2 (1.72%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.86%) ISEB
5 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) IBM
2 8 (6.90%) Oracle
3 3 (2.59%) Rally
4 2 (1.72%) Sun
4 2 (1.72%) Telerik
5 1 (0.86%) Demandware
5 1 (0.86%) SAP
5 1 (0.86%) Sitecore