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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 16 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 40 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 9.73% 8.68% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 10.28% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 12
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £295 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £435 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £406 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £45.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.53% +22.33%

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
366 321 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 89.05% 84.47% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 204 118
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £294 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 10
Median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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.

1 115 (90.55%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (31.50%) Kanban
3 37 (29.13%) Web Services
4 36 (28.35%) User Experience
5 33 (25.98%) Usability Testing
6 31 (24.41%) Psychology
7 29 (22.83%) C#
8 28 (22.05%) .NET
9 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
10 26 (20.47%) Analytics
11 25 (19.69%) Project Management
11 25 (19.69%) MVC
12 24 (18.90%) Degree
13 23 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 22 (17.32%) BDD
14 22 (17.32%) Service Design
15 21 (16.54%) TDD
16 20 (15.75%) Waterfall
16 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
17 19 (14.96%) HTML
18 18 (14.17%) User Stories
19 17 (13.39%) CSS
19 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
20 15 (11.81%) Retail
20 15 (11.81%) SQL
20 15 (11.81%) Ethnography
20 15 (11.81%) Multivariate Testing
21 14 (11.02%) SOLID
21 14 (11.02%) JavaScript

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 (3.94%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 12 (9.45%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (9.45%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.15%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.36%) Camtasia
4 2 (1.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.45%) IaaS
1 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (9.45%) PaaS
1 12 (9.45%) SaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) GoToMeeting
2 1 (0.79%) FTP
2 1 (0.79%) SSH
2 1 (0.79%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.72%) IBM InfoSphere
2 5 (3.94%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Axure RP
1 12 (9.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 11 (8.66%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 4 (3.15%) JUnit
4 3 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.36%) Hudson
4 3 (2.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.57%) GoCD
5 2 (1.57%) Grunt
5 2 (1.57%) gulp
5 2 (1.57%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.57%) Mocha
5 2 (1.57%) Selenium
5 2 (1.57%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.57%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (11.81%) Retail
2 13 (10.24%) Marketing
3 10 (7.87%) Finance
4 2 (1.57%) Banking
4 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Automotive
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (33.07%) Developer
2 28 (22.05%) User Researcher
3 22 (17.32%) Analyst
4 20 (15.75%) Business Analyst
5 16 (12.60%) .NET Developer
6 14 (11.02%) Digital Analyst
6 14 (11.02%) Digital Business Analyst
7 13 (10.24%) Agile Business Analyst
8 10 (7.87%) Digital User Researcher
9 8 (6.30%) C# Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Product Owner
11 6 (4.72%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Agile Delivery Manager
12 5 (3.94%) Java Developer
12 5 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (29.13%) Web Services
2 28 (22.05%) .NET
3 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
4 20 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (14.96%) HTML
6 17 (13.39%) CSS
7 13 (10.24%) .NET Framework
7 13 (10.24%) AngularJS
7 13 (10.24%) Dapper ORM
7 13 (10.24%) Entity Framework
7 13 (10.24%) HTML5
8 11 (8.66%) LESS
8 11 (8.66%) Sass
9 10 (7.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.51%) jQuery
10 7 (5.51%) WCF
11 6 (4.72%) J2EE
11 6 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (4.72%) Node.js
11 6 (4.72%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.35%) User Experience
2 13 (10.24%) Social Media
3 10 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.72%) Unix
2 3 (2.36%) Linux
2 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.79%) CentOS
3 1 (0.79%) Fedora
3 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (90.55%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (31.50%) Kanban
3 33 (25.98%) Usability Testing
4 31 (24.41%) Psychology
5 27 (21.26%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (20.47%) Analytics
7 25 (19.69%) MVC
7 25 (19.69%) Project Management
8 23 (18.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (17.32%) BDD
9 22 (17.32%) Service Design
10 21 (16.54%) TDD
11 20 (15.75%) Waterfall
12 18 (14.17%) User Stories
13 17 (13.39%) Business Analysis
14 15 (11.81%) Ethnography
14 15 (11.81%) Multivariate Testing
15 14 (11.02%) PRINCE2
15 14 (11.02%) SOLID
16 13 (10.24%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.83%) C#
2 15 (11.81%) SQL
3 14 (11.02%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.24%) Java
5 6 (4.72%) Shell Script
6 3 (2.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (2.36%) Korn
6 3 (2.36%) Perl
6 3 (2.36%) Python
6 3 (2.36%) Ruby
6 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.57%) C
7 2 (1.57%) ES6
7 2 (1.57%) Go
7 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.79%) R
8 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (18.90%) Degree
2 13 (10.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.15%) Sun Certification
4 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.36%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Ansible
2 3 (2.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.36%) Terraform
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.45%) Adobe
3 6 (4.72%) IBM
3 6 (4.72%) Oracle
4 4 (3.15%) Sun
5 3 (2.36%) Google
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.79%) CODA
6 1 (0.79%) SAP