Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Agile Software Development
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 322 167 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 37.40% 25.11% 35.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.85% 30.09% 39.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 109 270
Coventry median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +2.89%
10th Percentile £381 £308 £313
90th Percentile £600 £538 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £28.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year +43.94% +59.04% -31.97%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 718 555 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.39% 83.46% 88.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 372 583
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £277 £224 £300
90th Percentile £575 £533 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 30 19
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +50.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £11.95 £11.18 £11.45
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.38 £39.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -40.00% +42.86% -18.60%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Agile Software Development in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Agile Software Development in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Coventry over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Agile Software Development in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Coventry

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 108 (33.54%) Scrum
2 95 (29.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 80 (24.84%) .NET
4 70 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 66 (20.50%) Kanban
6 61 (18.94%) SQL
7 59 (18.32%) C#
8 57 (17.70%) User Experience
9 54 (16.77%) HTML
9 54 (16.77%) JavaScript
10 53 (16.46%) BDD
11 51 (15.84%) CSS
12 50 (15.53%) TDD
13 48 (14.91%) Git (software)
14 46 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 46 (14.29%) User Stories
15 45 (13.98%) SQL Server
16 44 (13.66%) MVC
17 38 (11.80%) Finance
17 38 (11.80%) ASP.NET
18 37 (11.49%) Waterfall
19 32 (9.94%) Web Services
19 32 (9.94%) Migration
19 32 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
20 31 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
21 29 (9.01%) Test Automation
22 28 (8.70%) DevOps
23 27 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
24 26 (8.07%) Coaching
24 26 (8.07%) JIRA

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring 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 19 (5.90%) Confluence
2 5 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.24%) SharePoint
4 3 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.93%) CMS
4 3 (0.93%) Sitefinity
5 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.62%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.31%) JBoss
6 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.55%) CATIA
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) ENOVIA
2 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 95 (29.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.76%) PaaS
3 21 (6.52%) SaaS
4 19 (5.90%) IaaS
5 10 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
6 8 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.48%) GitHub
7 6 (1.86%) Office 365
8 5 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.55%) Serverless
9 3 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.62%) Boomi
10 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.62%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.31%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.31%) npm
11 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.31%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.24%) Network Security
2 2 (0.62%) DHCP
2 2 (0.62%) DNS
2 2 (0.62%) Firewall
2 2 (0.62%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (0.62%) Skype
2 2 (0.62%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.62%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (13.98%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.86%) MySQL
4 4 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.24%) Big Data
4 4 (1.24%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (1.24%) Hadoop
5 3 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.93%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.62%) HBase
6 2 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.62%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 48 (14.91%) Git (software)
2 26 (8.07%) JIRA
3 23 (7.14%) Selenium
4 15 (4.66%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (4.66%) WebDriver
5 14 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 14 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 11 (3.42%) gulp
6 11 (3.42%) SpecFlow
7 10 (3.11%) Grunt
8 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.17%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.24%) Ant
10 4 (1.24%) GitLab
10 4 (1.24%) Subversion
11 3 (0.93%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.62%) Gradle
12 2 (0.62%) JUnit
12 2 (0.62%) Maven
12 2 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (11.80%) Finance
2 13 (4.04%) Retail
3 9 (2.80%) Marketing
4 4 (1.24%) Aerospace
4 4 (1.24%) Legal
4 4 (1.24%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.93%) Automotive
6 2 (0.62%) Banking
6 2 (0.62%) French Language
6 2 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 62 (19.25%) Developer
2 61 (18.94%) Analyst
3 44 (13.66%) Business Analyst
4 39 (12.11%) Architect
5 35 (10.87%) Delivery Manager
6 34 (10.56%) .NET Developer
7 24 (7.45%) Designer
7 24 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (7.14%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 21 (6.52%) User Researcher
10 19 (5.90%) Agile Business Analyst
11 18 (5.59%) Digital Transformation
12 16 (4.97%) Azure Developer
12 16 (4.97%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 15 (4.66%) DevOps Engineer
13 15 (4.66%) Project Manager
14 13 (4.04%) Product Owner
14 13 (4.04%) Transformation Manager
14 13 (4.04%) UX Designer
15 12 (3.73%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (24.84%) .NET
2 54 (16.77%) HTML
3 51 (15.84%) CSS
4 38 (11.80%) ASP.NET
5 32 (9.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 32 (9.94%) Web Services
6 27 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (7.76%) Dapper ORM
8 22 (6.83%) .NET Framework
9 17 (5.28%) JSON
10 13 (4.04%) HTML5
11 12 (3.73%) RESTful
12 10 (3.11%) Gherkin
13 9 (2.80%) AngularJS
13 9 (2.80%) jQuery
13 9 (2.80%) Node.js
14 8 (2.48%) REST
15 7 (2.17%) CSS3
15 7 (2.17%) Sass
15 7 (2.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 57 (17.70%) User Experience
2 31 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.66%) Public Cloud
5 10 (3.11%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (2.17%) Blog
7 6 (1.86%) Hybrid Cloud
7 6 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.55%) W3C
9 4 (1.24%) PKI
10 3 (0.93%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.62%) Robotics
11 2 (0.62%) Social Media
11 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.31%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.59%) Windows
2 11 (3.42%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (1.86%) Android
5 5 (1.55%) Linux
5 5 (1.55%) Unix
6 4 (1.24%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (33.54%) Scrum
2 66 (20.50%) Kanban
3 53 (16.46%) BDD
4 50 (15.53%) TDD
5 46 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (14.29%) User Stories
6 44 (13.66%) MVC
7 37 (11.49%) Waterfall
8 32 (9.94%) Migration
9 29 (9.01%) Test Automation
10 28 (8.70%) DevOps
11 26 (8.07%) Coaching
12 23 (7.14%) Analytics
13 22 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (6.21%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (6.21%) Service Design
14 20 (6.21%) SOLID
15 19 (5.90%) Acceptance Criteria
15 19 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (5.28%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 61 (18.94%) SQL
2 59 (18.32%) C#
3 54 (16.77%) JavaScript
4 22 (6.83%) PowerShell
5 18 (5.59%) Java
6 10 (3.11%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.55%) ES6
8 4 (1.24%) Python
9 3 (0.93%) Ruby
9 3 (0.93%) VBScript
10 2 (0.62%) Java 8
10 2 (0.62%) PHP
10 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.62%) Scala
10 2 (0.62%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.31%) Perl
11 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (5.90%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.28%) Degree
3 6 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.55%) CISSP
5 4 (1.24%) CEH
5 4 (1.24%) CISM
5 4 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.93%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.62%) ISEB
8 1 (0.31%) APMP
8 1 (0.31%) MBA
8 1 (0.31%) MCP
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) PMP
8 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.80%) WCAG
2 8 (2.48%) QA
3 6 (1.86%) WAI
4 4 (1.24%) GDPR
5 3 (0.93%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.31%) PMO
6 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.93%) IAG
4 2 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.62%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) WSUS
2 4 (1.24%) Ansible
2 4 (1.24%) Puppet
2 4 (1.24%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.62%) PingFederate
4 2 (0.62%) Terraform
5 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.31%) Packer
Vendors
1 70 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.11%) Oracle
3 4 (1.24%) Adobe
3 4 (1.24%) Google
3 4 (1.24%) SAP
4 3 (0.93%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.62%) Blue Prism
5 2 (0.62%) Citrix
5 2 (0.62%) Dell
5 2 (0.62%) SaltStack
5 2 (0.62%) VMware
6 1 (0.31%) Avaya
6 1 (0.31%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.31%) UiPath