Period
to 15 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Agile Software Development 311 130 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 36.85% 20.57% 32.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 43.13% 24.39% 38.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 109 216
Coventry median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £325 £345 £313
90th Percentile £569 £538 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £28.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.61 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.16% +40.00% -36.39%

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 721 533 719
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.43% 84.34% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 453 368 469
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £278 £256 £285
90th Percentile £575 £535 £513
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 16
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £21.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +6.33% -4.82%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.65 £12.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.80 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £17.95
% change year-on-year -26.19% +16.99% -20.22%

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 July 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 July 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.

1 107 (34.41%) Scrum
2 105 (33.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (32.48%) .NET
4 81 (26.05%) C#
5 75 (24.12%) Kanban
6 67 (21.54%) SQL Server
7 64 (20.58%) SQL
8 63 (20.26%) JavaScript
8 63 (20.26%) Microsoft
8 63 (20.26%) BDD
9 62 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (19.29%) HTML
10 60 (19.29%) User Experience
11 58 (18.65%) CSS
12 56 (18.01%) Git (software)
13 54 (17.36%) TDD
14 53 (17.04%) ASP.NET
15 51 (16.40%) MVC
16 45 (14.47%) Web Services
17 43 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
18 41 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 40 (12.86%) User Stories
20 37 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
21 35 (11.25%) Dapper ORM
22 33 (10.61%) JIRA
22 33 (10.61%) DevOps
23 32 (10.29%) PowerShell
24 31 (9.97%) Test Automation
25 30 (9.65%) .NET Framework
26 28 (9.00%) SOLID

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 21 (6.75%) Confluence
2 5 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.96%) CMS
3 3 (0.96%) Sitefinity
4 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.64%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.64%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.32%) Apache
5 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) JBoss
5 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.93%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.61%) CATIA
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (33.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.11%) IaaS
2 19 (6.11%) PaaS
3 18 (5.79%) SaaS
4 12 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.57%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.61%) Serverless
7 4 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.96%) Slack
9 2 (0.64%) GitHub
9 2 (0.64%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.64%) Google Tag Manager
9 2 (0.64%) Office 365
10 1 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.32%) Force.com
10 1 (0.32%) Heroku
10 1 (0.32%) npm
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 1 (0.32%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.64%) DHCP
1 2 (0.64%) DNS
1 2 (0.64%) Firewall
1 2 (0.64%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (0.64%) Skype
1 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
1 2 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.93%) NoSQL
3 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (1.29%) MySQL
5 3 (0.96%) Big Data
6 2 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.64%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.64%) HBase
6 2 (0.64%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 56 (18.01%) Git (software)
2 33 (10.61%) JIRA
3 24 (7.72%) Visual Studio
4 21 (6.75%) Selenium
5 15 (4.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 13 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (3.54%) WebDriver
8 10 (3.22%) Cucumber
9 9 (2.89%) gulp
9 9 (2.89%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.57%) Grunt
11 5 (1.61%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.61%) Jenkins
12 4 (1.29%) Ant
12 4 (1.29%) Eclipse
12 4 (1.29%) Gradle
13 2 (0.64%) Bugzilla
14 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
14 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (5.14%) Finance
2 7 (2.25%) Retail
3 4 (1.29%) Automotive
4 3 (0.96%) French Language
4 3 (0.96%) Law
4 3 (0.96%) Marketing
5 2 (0.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (23.15%) Developer
2 56 (18.01%) Analyst
3 45 (14.47%) .NET Developer
4 35 (11.25%) Business Analyst
5 30 (9.65%) Delivery Manager
6 29 (9.32%) DevOps Engineer
7 24 (7.72%) Architect
7 24 (7.72%) User Researcher
8 22 (7.07%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 22 (7.07%) Azure Developer
8 22 (7.07%) Designer
9 19 (6.11%) Agile Business Analyst
10 17 (5.47%) Test Analyst
11 15 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (4.82%) C# Developer
12 14 (4.50%) Azure Engineer
12 14 (4.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 13 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.86%) Digital Analyst
14 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (32.48%) .NET
2 60 (19.29%) HTML
3 58 (18.65%) CSS
4 53 (17.04%) ASP.NET
5 45 (14.47%) Web Services
6 41 (13.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 37 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (11.25%) Dapper ORM
9 30 (9.65%) .NET Framework
10 15 (4.82%) JSON
11 13 (4.18%) RESTful
12 10 (3.22%) Node.js
13 8 (2.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 8 (2.57%) Gherkin
13 8 (2.57%) HTML5
13 8 (2.57%) jQuery
14 7 (2.25%) REST
14 7 (2.25%) Sass
15 6 (1.93%) Ajax
15 6 (1.93%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.29%) User Experience
2 43 (13.83%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (6.11%) Public Cloud
4 16 (5.14%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.29%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.96%) Blog
7 3 (0.96%) W3C
8 2 (0.64%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.64%) Robotics
8 2 (0.64%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.32%) PKI
9 1 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.72%) Windows
2 14 (4.50%) Windows Server
2 14 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (2.89%) Android
4 7 (2.25%) Linux
5 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.96%) Unix
7 2 (0.64%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (34.41%) Scrum
2 75 (24.12%) Kanban
3 63 (20.26%) BDD
4 62 (19.94%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (17.36%) TDD
6 51 (16.40%) MVC
7 40 (12.86%) User Stories
8 33 (10.61%) DevOps
9 31 (9.97%) Test Automation
10 28 (9.00%) SOLID
11 26 (8.36%) Coaching
11 26 (8.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 23 (7.40%) Acceptance Criteria
13 21 (6.75%) Analytics
13 21 (6.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (6.43%) Migration
15 19 (6.11%) Service Design
16 17 (5.47%) Waterfall
17 16 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
18 13 (4.18%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 81 (26.05%) C#
2 64 (20.58%) SQL
3 63 (20.26%) JavaScript
4 32 (10.29%) PowerShell
5 20 (6.43%) Java
6 18 (5.79%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.61%) Java 8
8 4 (1.29%) Python
8 4 (1.29%) Ruby
9 3 (0.96%) ES6
9 3 (0.96%) PL/SQL
9 3 (0.96%) VBScript
10 2 (0.64%) C
10 2 (0.64%) Scala
10 2 (0.64%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.32%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.32%) Perl
11 1 (0.32%) PHP
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.89%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (2.57%) Degree
4 3 (0.96%) BC Cleared
4 3 (0.96%) ISEB
5 1 (0.32%) MCP
5 1 (0.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.32%) PMP
5 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.54%) QA
2 7 (2.25%) WCAG
3 4 (1.29%) WAI
4 3 (0.96%) GDPR
5 2 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.93%) Docker
3 2 (0.64%) IAG
3 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.86%) WSUS
2 7 (2.25%) Ansible
2 7 (2.25%) Puppet
3 6 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.64%) Terraform
5 1 (0.32%) Grafana
5 1 (0.32%) Icinga
5 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Nagios
5 1 (0.32%) Packer
5 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.54%) Oracle
3 5 (1.61%) Google
3 5 (1.61%) SaltStack
4 4 (1.29%) Adobe
4 4 (1.29%) ServiceNow
5 2 (0.64%) Blue Prism
5 2 (0.64%) Citrix
5 2 (0.64%) SAP
5 2 (0.64%) VMware
6 1 (0.32%) Avaya
6 1 (0.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.32%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.32%) Syclo
6 1 (0.32%) UiPath