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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 1 1 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7  
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 91 106 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 25.00% 30.11% 10.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.71% 36.18% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 84 27
Median daily rate £455 £410 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.97% -3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £484 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £36.13
% change year-on-year -0.59% +16.95%  

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 317 293 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.09% 83.24% 75.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 195 133
Median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Agile Software Development in Coventry.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Agile Software Development in Coventry

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 85 (33.20%) Scrum
2 75 (29.30%) Web Services
3 68 (26.56%) HTML
4 67 (26.17%) Microsoft
5 65 (25.39%) CSS
6 58 (22.66%) .NET
7 55 (21.48%) Project Management
8 52 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
9 49 (19.14%) SQL
10 48 (18.75%) Waterfall
11 47 (18.36%) ASP.NET
12 46 (17.97%) TDD
12 46 (17.97%) BDD
13 45 (17.58%) MVC
14 43 (16.80%) User Stories
14 43 (16.80%) User Experience
15 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 41 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 41 (16.02%) JavaScript
16 40 (15.63%) CRM
17 38 (14.84%) C#
18 36 (14.06%) MS Excel
18 36 (14.06%) Kanban
19 35 (13.67%) Dynamics CRM
19 35 (13.67%) Marketing
20 33 (12.89%) Migration
21 30 (11.72%) Service Design
22 28 (10.94%) Degree
22 28 (10.94%) Data Migration
23 27 (10.55%) Data Conversion

Agile Software Development
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 9 (3.52%) CMS
2 4 (1.56%) NServiceBus
2 4 (1.56%) Sitefinity
3 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (0.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 36 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 12 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.17%) MS Project
5 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 35 (13.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.39%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.30%) PaaS
3 10 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.52%) IaaS
4 9 (3.52%) SaaS
5 3 (1.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.91%) Internet
2 5 (1.95%) Network Security
3 4 (1.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (3.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (2.73%) MongoDB
3 7 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (2.34%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (2.34%) MySQL
4 6 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.17%) Big Data
5 3 (1.17%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.39%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (5.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (4.69%) Axure RP
2 12 (4.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 10 (3.91%) SpecFlow
4 8 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (2.73%) Selenium
6 5 (1.95%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.95%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.56%) JUnit
7 4 (1.56%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.56%) MSTest
7 4 (1.56%) NUnit
7 4 (1.56%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.17%) Hudson
8 3 (1.17%) NCover
8 3 (1.17%) NDepend
8 3 (1.17%) NuGet
8 3 (1.17%) StyleCop
General
1 35 (13.67%) Marketing
2 24 (9.38%) Finance
3 9 (3.52%) Retail
4 7 (2.73%) Automotive
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.17%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.78%) Banking
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (28.13%) Analyst
2 71 (27.73%) Developer
3 60 (23.44%) Business Analyst
4 35 (13.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 34 (13.28%) Digital Analyst
6 27 (10.55%) Agile Business Analyst
7 25 (9.77%) CRM Developer
8 23 (8.98%) User Researcher
9 22 (8.59%) Project Manager
10 20 (7.81%) .NET Developer
11 15 (5.86%) Designer
12 12 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 10 (3.91%) Architect
14 9 (3.52%) Product Owner
14 9 (3.52%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (3.52%) Senior Business Analyst
14 9 (3.52%) Senior Developer
15 8 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
15 8 (3.13%) C# Developer
15 8 (3.13%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (29.30%) Web Services
2 68 (26.56%) HTML
3 65 (25.39%) CSS
4 58 (22.66%) .NET
5 47 (18.36%) ASP.NET
6 41 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (6.25%) HTML5
9 15 (5.86%) AngularJS
10 14 (5.47%) .NET Framework
11 13 (5.08%) Entity Framework
12 8 (3.13%) CSS3
12 8 (3.13%) Dapper ORM
12 8 (3.13%) JSON
12 8 (3.13%) LESS
12 8 (3.13%) Sass
13 7 (2.73%) REST
13 7 (2.73%) WCF
14 6 (2.34%) Django
14 6 (2.34%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (16.80%) User Experience
2 15 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.86%) Mobile App
3 13 (5.08%) Social Media
4 5 (1.95%) Data Structures
5 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.39%) EPoS
6 1 (0.39%) NHS
6 1 (0.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.73%) Linux
2 5 (1.95%) Windows
2 5 (1.95%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.39%) Android
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.39%) CentOS
4 1 (0.39%) Fedora
4 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (33.20%) Scrum
2 55 (21.48%) Project Management
3 48 (18.75%) Waterfall
4 46 (17.97%) BDD
4 46 (17.97%) TDD
5 45 (17.58%) MVC
6 43 (16.80%) User Stories
7 41 (16.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 40 (15.63%) CRM
9 36 (14.06%) Kanban
10 33 (12.89%) Migration
11 30 (11.72%) Service Design
12 28 (10.94%) Data Migration
13 27 (10.55%) Data Conversion
14 26 (10.16%) Analytics
15 24 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
16 22 (8.59%) Business Analysis
16 22 (8.59%) Campaign Management
17 21 (8.20%) Data Analysis
17 21 (8.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (19.14%) SQL
2 41 (16.02%) JavaScript
3 38 (14.84%) C#
4 16 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.91%) Java
6 9 (3.52%) PowerShell
6 9 (3.52%) Ruby
7 6 (2.34%) Scala
8 5 (1.95%) Python
9 4 (1.56%) C
10 3 (1.17%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.17%) Korn
10 3 (1.17%) Perl
11 2 (0.78%) ES6
11 2 (0.78%) Go
11 2 (0.78%) R
11 2 (0.78%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.39%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
12 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 28 (10.94%) Degree
2 20 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.17%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.78%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) ISEB
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.73%) QA
2 6 (2.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.17%) PMO
4 2 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.13%) Docker
2 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) Ansible
2 4 (1.56%) WSUS
3 3 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.17%) Terraform
4 1 (0.39%) Puppet
4 1 (0.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (26.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.69%) Adobe
3 7 (2.73%) CheckPoint
4 5 (1.95%) Google
5 3 (1.17%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.17%) Sun
6 1 (0.39%) CODA
6 1 (0.39%) IBM
6 1 (0.39%) McKesson
6 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.39%) SAP
6 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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