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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 16 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.78% 6.86% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 9.64% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 3
Average daily rate £375 £338 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £289 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
- +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.88 £37.88 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+21.12% +1.00%
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
296 197 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 82.22% 71.12% 79.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 118 123
Average daily rate £400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £35.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.38% -6.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 44 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 16 (34.78%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) C#
4 14 (30.43%) HTML
5 12 (26.09%) .NET
5 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 11 (23.91%) MVC
7 10 (21.74%) Ajax
8 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
9 8 (17.39%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) Finance
9 8 (17.39%) TDD
9 8 (17.39%) Data Analysis
9 8 (17.39%) WCF
10 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
10 7 (15.22%) Project Management
10 7 (15.22%) Web Services
10 7 (15.22%) XML
11 6 (13.04%) Oracle
11 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 6 (13.04%) CRM
11 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 6 (13.04%) Adobe
11 6 (13.04%) Web Development
11 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
11 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) PaaS
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.70%) MS Access
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.35%) OLAP
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Appium
1 2 (4.35%) Selenium
1 2 (4.35%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Automotive
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.87%) T-SQL Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.70%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.70%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.74%) Ajax
4 8 (17.39%) CSS
4 8 (17.39%) WCF
5 7 (15.22%) jQuery
5 7 (15.22%) Web Services
5 7 (15.22%) XML
6 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (10.87%) XSLT
8 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (8.70%) WPF
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.17%) Castle Windsor
10 1 (2.17%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.52%) PMI
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) MVC
3 8 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 8 (17.39%) TDD
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.04%) CRM
5 6 (13.04%) Web Development
6 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.87%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (10.87%) User Stories
6 5 (10.87%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity Planning
7 4 (8.70%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (8.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 14 (30.43%) C#
3 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 5 (10.87%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
1 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Adobe
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Birst
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
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