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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 43 139 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 17.20% 33.66% 17.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.50% 39.49% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 98 48
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £313 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £500 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.88 £42.25 £37.45
% change year-on-year +1.47% +12.81%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 200 352 233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 80.00% 85.23% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 1032 618
Median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £313 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 46
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +63.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.25 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £44.83 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 28 June 2017, 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 41 (30.83%) Scrum
2 38 (28.57%) HTML
2 38 (28.57%) CSS
3 33 (24.81%) User Experience
4 29 (21.80%) Web Services
5 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
5 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 25 (18.80%) Waterfall
6 24 (18.05%) TDD
7 22 (16.54%) Degree
7 22 (16.54%) User Stories
8 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 21 (15.79%) .NET
8 21 (15.79%) Project Management
9 19 (14.29%) BDD
10 18 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (13.53%) C#
10 18 (13.53%) Kanban
11 17 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (12.78%) Finance
11 17 (12.78%) Mobile App
12 16 (12.03%) Front End Development
12 16 (12.03%) Test Automation
13 15 (11.28%) AngularJS
14 14 (10.53%) Prototyping
14 14 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
14 14 (10.53%) MVC
14 14 (10.53%) SQL
14 14 (10.53%) CRM
15 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET

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 4 (3.01%) NServiceBus
2 3 (2.26%) Drupal
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.50%) CMS
3 2 (1.50%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.50%) JBoss
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.50%) WildFly
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) nginx
4 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (9.02%) MS Visio
2 9 (6.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (9.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.75%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.51%) PaaS
4 3 (2.26%) IaaS
5 2 (1.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.75%) GitHub
6 1 (0.75%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.27%) MongoDB
2 10 (7.52%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (6.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (6.02%) MySQL
3 8 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.50%) Big Data
4 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.75%) DB2
5 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) SpecFlow
2 7 (5.26%) Selenium
3 6 (4.51%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.76%) Axure RP
4 5 (3.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (3.01%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.01%) MSTest
5 4 (3.01%) NUnit
5 4 (3.01%) ReSharper
6 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.26%) gulp
6 3 (2.26%) JUnit
6 3 (2.26%) MSBuild
6 3 (2.26%) NCover
6 3 (2.26%) NDepend
6 3 (2.26%) NuGet
6 3 (2.26%) StyleCop
6 3 (2.26%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.50%) Grunt
7 2 (1.50%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (12.78%) Finance
2 11 (8.27%) Marketing
3 4 (3.01%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Automotive
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (25.56%) Developer
2 31 (23.31%) Analyst
3 28 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 14 (10.53%) Designer
5 13 (9.77%) Digital Business Analyst
5 13 (9.77%) User Researcher
6 12 (9.02%) Digital Analyst
7 10 (7.52%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Agile Business Analyst
8 9 (6.77%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.02%) Architect
9 8 (6.02%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.76%) CRM Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Tester
11 4 (3.01%) Digital Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Digital Designer
11 4 (3.01%) Digital Technical Architect
11 4 (3.01%) Digital User Researcher
11 4 (3.01%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) CSS
1 38 (28.57%) HTML
2 29 (21.80%) Web Services
3 21 (15.79%) .NET
4 15 (11.28%) AngularJS
5 13 (9.77%) ASP.NET
5 13 (9.77%) HTML5
6 11 (8.27%) CSS3
7 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (6.77%) Backbone.js
8 8 (6.02%) JSON
9 7 (5.26%) Ajax
9 7 (5.26%) Node.js
9 7 (5.26%) REST
9 7 (5.26%) RESTful
10 6 (4.51%) .NET Framework
10 6 (4.51%) Django
10 6 (4.51%) Play Framework
10 6 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 33 (24.81%) User Experience
2 17 (12.78%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.51%) Social Media
4 4 (3.01%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.26%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.50%) NHS
7 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.75%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.75%) PMI
7 1 (0.75%) Social Network
7 1 (0.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (2.26%) Android
2 3 (2.26%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.26%) Windows
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (30.83%) Scrum
2 25 (18.80%) Waterfall
3 24 (18.05%) TDD
4 22 (16.54%) User Stories
5 21 (15.79%) Project Management
6 19 (14.29%) BDD
7 18 (13.53%) Kanban
7 18 (13.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (12.03%) Front End Development
9 16 (12.03%) Test Automation
10 14 (10.53%) CRM
10 14 (10.53%) MVC
10 14 (10.53%) Prototyping
10 14 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
11 13 (9.77%) Migration
12 12 (9.02%) Service Design
12 12 (9.02%) Web Development
13 11 (8.27%) PRINCE2
13 11 (8.27%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 18 (13.53%) C#
3 14 (10.53%) SQL
4 11 (8.27%) Java
5 8 (6.02%) Ruby
5 8 (6.02%) Scala
6 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.26%) PHP
7 3 (2.26%) Python
8 2 (1.50%) ES6
8 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Degree
2 6 (4.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.50%) MCSA
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.75%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.50%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) PMO
3 1 (0.75%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (6.02%) Docker
2 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.26%) Ansible
2 2 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.50%) Puppet
3 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.75%) SCOM
3 1 (0.75%) Terraform
3 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (18.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.76%) Adobe
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle
4 1 (0.75%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (0.75%) CODA
4 1 (0.75%) Google
4 1 (0.75%) hybris
4 1 (0.75%) IBM
4 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.75%) SAP
4 1 (0.75%) Sun
4 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
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