Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 260 330 202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 33.99% 33.54% 28.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.12% 37.50% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 283 165
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% -8.24%
10th Percentile £316 £319 £300
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate £25.25 £30.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.83% -33.33% +50.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +32.00% -5.66% -13.74%

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 648 880 610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.71% 89.43% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 631 394
Coventry median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +10.73% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £285 £257
90th Percentile £542 £550 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 26
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.94% -18.42% -33.33%
10th Percentile £11.88 £10.75 £11.29
90th Percentile £37.63 £28.63 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.99 £21.22 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.05% +6.10% -11.11%

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 19 January 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 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 126 (48.46%) Scrum
2 84 (32.31%) JavaScript
3 83 (31.92%) C#
4 81 (31.15%) .NET
5 74 (28.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 69 (26.54%) HTML
7 68 (26.15%) SQL Server
8 67 (25.77%) MVC
8 67 (25.77%) Kanban
9 66 (25.38%) CSS
10 60 (23.08%) TDD
11 59 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (21.92%) BDD
13 55 (21.15%) Web Services
14 52 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 50 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 49 (18.85%) ASP.NET
17 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (15.77%) Waterfall
18 41 (15.77%) SOLID
19 37 (14.23%) .NET Framework
19 37 (14.23%) User Experience
19 37 (14.23%) Enterprise Software
20 35 (13.46%) SQL
21 34 (13.08%) Dapper ORM
22 32 (12.31%) Microsoft
23 30 (11.54%) Finance
24 29 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
24 29 (11.15%) Java
25 25 (9.62%) Coaching

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 8 (3.08%) Confluence
2 7 (2.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.54%) JBoss
3 4 (1.54%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (1.15%) nginx
4 3 (1.15%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.77%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.38%) Apache
6 1 (0.38%) IIS
6 1 (0.38%) Jetty
6 1 (0.38%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.92%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.38%) InDesign
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Simulink
4 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.38%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 74 (28.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.31%) GitHub
4 5 (1.92%) PaaS
4 5 (1.92%) SaaS
5 4 (1.54%) Office 365
6 3 (1.15%) Google Analytics
6 3 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.15%) IaaS
7 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.77%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.38%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.15%) Firewall
1 3 (1.15%) SMS
2 2 (0.77%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.38%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.38%) MPLS
3 1 (0.38%) Skype
3 1 (0.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (26.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.69%) MongoDB
2 7 (2.69%) NoSQL
2 7 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (1.92%) Power BI
4 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.54%) DB2
4 4 (1.54%) MariaDB
4 4 (1.54%) MySQL
4 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (1.15%) Neo4j
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.38%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 52 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.54%) JIRA
3 9 (3.46%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.92%) GoCD
5 4 (1.54%) Ant
5 4 (1.54%) Selenium
6 3 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.15%) GitLab
6 3 (1.15%) Gradle
6 3 (1.15%) Subversion
6 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (0.77%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.77%) CircleCI
7 2 (0.77%) Mockito
7 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.77%) Protractor
7 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.77%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (11.54%) Finance
2 11 (4.23%) Retail
3 7 (2.69%) Manufacturing
3 7 (2.69%) Marketing
4 6 (2.31%) Advertising
4 6 (2.31%) Automotive
5 2 (0.77%) Back Office
5 2 (0.77%) Publishing
6 1 (0.38%) Banking
6 1 (0.38%) Digital Economy
6 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (41.15%) Developer
2 41 (15.77%) .NET Developer
3 25 (9.62%) Analyst
4 23 (8.85%) C# Developer
5 22 (8.46%) Designer
6 21 (8.08%) Java Developer
7 19 (7.31%) Delivery Manager
8 17 (6.54%) Full Stack Developer
9 16 (6.15%) Business Analyst
9 16 (6.15%) Project Manager
10 15 (5.77%) Azure Developer
11 14 (5.38%) Angular Developer
11 14 (5.38%) Architect
11 14 (5.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (4.62%) Agile Delivery Manager
13 11 (4.23%) User Researcher
14 9 (3.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 9 (3.46%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.46%) UI Designer
15 8 (3.08%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (31.15%) .NET
2 69 (26.54%) HTML
3 66 (25.38%) CSS
4 55 (21.15%) Web Services
5 50 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 49 (18.85%) ASP.NET
7 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (14.23%) .NET Framework
9 34 (13.08%) Dapper ORM
10 21 (8.08%) AngularJS
11 14 (5.38%) HTML5
11 14 (5.38%) Node.js
12 13 (5.00%) REST
13 12 (4.62%) SOAP
13 12 (4.62%) Spring
14 11 (4.23%) J2EE
14 11 (4.23%) RESTful
15 10 (3.85%) WCF
16 9 (3.46%) CSS3
17 8 (3.08%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.23%) Enterprise Software
1 37 (14.23%) User Experience
2 14 (5.38%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.15%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.77%) DataPower
6 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.77%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.38%) FMCG
7 1 (0.38%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.38%) Robotics
7 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.85%) Android
2 7 (2.69%) Windows
3 5 (1.92%) Linux
3 5 (1.92%) Unix
4 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.38%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Fedora
6 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (48.46%) Scrum
2 67 (25.77%) Kanban
2 67 (25.77%) MVC
3 60 (23.08%) TDD
4 59 (22.69%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (21.92%) BDD
6 41 (15.77%) SOLID
6 41 (15.77%) Waterfall
7 29 (11.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (9.62%) Coaching
9 24 (9.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 21 (8.08%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (8.08%) Test Automation
11 17 (6.54%) Analytics
12 15 (5.77%) Project Management
13 14 (5.38%) Service Design
13 14 (5.38%) User Stories
14 13 (5.00%) Front End Development
15 12 (4.62%) DevOps
16 10 (3.85%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 84 (32.31%) JavaScript
2 83 (31.92%) C#
3 35 (13.46%) SQL
4 29 (11.15%) Java
5 10 (3.85%) Ruby
6 7 (2.69%) ES6
7 6 (2.31%) Python
8 5 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.15%) Clojure
9 3 (1.15%) Erlang
9 3 (1.15%) F#
9 3 (1.15%) Groovy
9 3 (1.15%) Haskell
9 3 (1.15%) Scala
9 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.77%) Korn
10 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.77%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (5.38%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) OCP
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.54%) PMP
3 2 (0.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.77%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.38%) CCNA
4 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.31%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) WCAG
3 3 (1.15%) WAI
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) GCP
4 1 (0.38%) GDPR
4 1 (0.38%) ISO 26262
4 1 (0.38%) MISRA
4 1 (0.38%) PMO
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) Docker
2 4 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.77%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.38%) KVM
4 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.92%) Ansible
1 5 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.92%) Puppet
2 4 (1.54%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.54%) Terraform
3 1 (0.38%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 32 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.62%) Oracle
3 9 (3.46%) Google
4 5 (1.92%) Adobe
5 4 (1.54%) IBM
6 3 (1.15%) VMware
7 2 (0.77%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.77%) Tableau
8 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.38%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.38%) Capita
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco
8 1 (0.38%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.38%) Perforce
8 1 (0.38%) Rackspace