Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +7
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 210 348 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 28.73% 33.08% 27.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.09% 37.30% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 286 153
Coventry median daily rate £450 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.42% +2.81% -3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £550 £550 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Coventry median hourly rate £28.00 - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £24.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year +34.69% -20.97% +72.22%

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 616 933 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.27% 88.69% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 652 400
Coventry median daily rate £415 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +4.58% +9.29%
10th Percentile £251 £300 £250
90th Percentile £542 £541 £558
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £21.25 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £10.88 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.63 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

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 November 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 19 November 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 88 (41.90%) Scrum
2 60 (28.57%) C#
3 58 (27.62%) .NET
4 55 (26.19%) JavaScript
5 47 (22.38%) SQL Server
6 46 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (21.43%) MVC
8 44 (20.95%) HTML
8 44 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (20.48%) CSS
10 40 (19.05%) Kanban
10 40 (19.05%) Waterfall
11 39 (18.57%) TDD
12 36 (17.14%) BDD
13 34 (16.19%) Finance
14 33 (15.71%) User Experience
15 32 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
16 30 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 30 (14.29%) Git (software)
17 29 (13.81%) ASP.NET
18 28 (13.33%) Web Services
18 28 (13.33%) AngularJS
19 27 (12.86%) SQL
20 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
20 25 (11.90%) SOLID
21 24 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
22 22 (10.48%) .NET Framework
22 22 (10.48%) Test Automation
23 21 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
24 20 (9.52%) Enterprise Software

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 5 (2.38%) Apache Spark
1 5 (2.38%) Confluence
1 5 (2.38%) GlassFish
1 5 (2.38%) JBoss
1 5 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (2.38%) WildFly
2 4 (1.90%) nginx
3 3 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.48%) Apache
5 1 (0.48%) IIS
5 1 (0.48%) Jetty
5 1 (0.48%) Mongrel
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) MS Visio
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.86%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.95%) InDesign
7 1 (0.48%) Simulink
7 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.48%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 46 (21.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.33%) PaaS
3 5 (2.38%) IaaS
3 5 (2.38%) SaaS
4 2 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.95%) GitHub
4 2 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.95%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.48%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.48%) Rackspace Cloud
5 1 (0.48%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.43%) SMS
2 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (0.48%) MPLS
2 1 (0.48%) Skype
2 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (22.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.86%) Big Data
6 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
6 5 (2.38%) MySQL
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.48%) DB2
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.48%) MS Access
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 30 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 12 (5.71%) JIRA
4 5 (2.38%) GoCD
4 5 (2.38%) Hudson
4 5 (2.38%) JBehave
4 5 (2.38%) JUnit
4 5 (2.38%) Selenium
5 3 (1.43%) Ant
5 3 (1.43%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.43%) CircleCI
5 3 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.43%) Travis CI
5 3 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.95%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.95%) Gradle
6 2 (0.95%) JMeter
6 2 (0.95%) Mockito
6 2 (0.95%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (16.19%) Finance
2 14 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (2.38%) Advertising
3 5 (2.38%) Automotive
3 5 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.38%) Marketing
4 2 (0.95%) Back Office
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Digital Economy
5 1 (0.48%) Games
5 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (34.76%) Developer
2 30 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 24 (11.43%) Analyst
4 20 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 19 (9.05%) Business Analyst
6 18 (8.57%) Designer
7 15 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 15 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 13 (6.19%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (5.71%) Azure Developer
11 11 (5.24%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
13 8 (3.81%) Agile Delivery Manager
13 8 (3.81%) Agile Developer
13 8 (3.81%) Architect
13 8 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 8 (3.81%) Scrum Master
13 8 (3.81%) Transformation Manager
13 8 (3.81%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (27.62%) .NET
2 44 (20.95%) HTML
3 43 (20.48%) CSS
4 30 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 29 (13.81%) ASP.NET
6 28 (13.33%) AngularJS
6 28 (13.33%) Web Services
7 24 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (10.48%) .NET Framework
9 15 (7.14%) Dapper ORM
9 15 (7.14%) Node.js
10 12 (5.71%) HTML5
11 11 (5.24%) RESTful
12 10 (4.76%) WCF
13 9 (4.29%) Spring
14 8 (3.81%) Backbone.js
14 8 (3.81%) REST
15 7 (3.33%) Entity Framework
15 7 (3.33%) Hibernate
15 7 (3.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.71%) User Experience
2 20 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.29%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.90%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.43%) Social Media
8 3 (1.43%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.43%) Web 2.0
9 2 (0.95%) DataPower
9 2 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) FMCG
10 1 (0.48%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.24%) Android
2 8 (3.81%) Linux
3 7 (3.33%) Windows
4 6 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.43%) Unix
6 2 (0.95%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.48%) CentOS
7 1 (0.48%) Debian
7 1 (0.48%) Fedora
7 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.48%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (41.90%) Scrum
2 45 (21.43%) MVC
3 44 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (19.05%) Kanban
4 40 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 39 (18.57%) TDD
6 36 (17.14%) BDD
7 32 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (11.90%) SOLID
9 22 (10.48%) Test Automation
10 21 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (8.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 14 (6.67%) Analytics
12 14 (6.67%) Web Development
13 13 (6.19%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.19%) Project Management
13 13 (6.19%) Service Design
13 13 (6.19%) User Stories
14 10 (4.76%) DevOps
14 10 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.57%) C#
2 55 (26.19%) JavaScript
3 27 (12.86%) SQL
4 15 (7.14%) Java
5 10 (4.76%) Ruby
6 7 (3.33%) Python
7 6 (2.86%) ES6
7 6 (2.86%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.38%) Scala
9 4 (1.90%) PHP
9 4 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.43%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.95%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.95%) COBOL
11 2 (0.95%) Korn
11 2 (0.95%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.95%) Perl
11 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (1.43%) CHECK Team Member
2 3 (1.43%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.43%) PMP
3 2 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.95%) MCSA
3 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) ISEB
4 1 (0.48%) MCSE
4 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (1.43%) WAI
2 3 (1.43%) WCAG
3 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.48%) GCP
3 1 (0.48%) GDPR
3 1 (0.48%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.48%) MISRA
3 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) KVM
3 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) Ansible
1 2 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.95%) Puppet
2 1 (0.48%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.48%) Salt
2 1 (0.48%) SCOM
2 1 (0.48%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.24%) Oracle
3 7 (3.33%) Adobe
4 4 (1.90%) Google
5 2 (0.95%) VMware
6 1 (0.48%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.48%) Cisco
6 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.48%) hybris
6 1 (0.48%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) Perforce
6 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.48%) SAP
6 1 (0.48%) Tableau