The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 15 10 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +22  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 28 42 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.71% 11.83% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 14.24% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 3
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £354 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £471 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.29 £42.50
% change year-on-year -1.86% -0.49%  

Scrum 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 316 295 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.05% 83.10% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 195 133
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 £300 £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% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 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 £13.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Coventry

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scrum in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scrum in Coventry

Scrum
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Coventry over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Kanban
3 30 (34.88%) Web Services
4 26 (30.23%) Project Management
5 20 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (22.09%) Usability Testing
6 19 (22.09%) BDD
7 18 (20.93%) Waterfall
7 18 (20.93%) Psychology
7 18 (20.93%) TDD
7 18 (20.93%) C#
7 18 (20.93%) .NET
8 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
8 17 (19.77%) User Experience
9 16 (18.60%) User Stories
9 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (17.44%) MVC
10 15 (17.44%) HTML
10 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2
11 13 (15.12%) Service Design
11 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (15.12%) Social Media
11 13 (15.12%) CSS
12 12 (13.95%) MS Visio
12 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 12 (13.95%) Adobe
12 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
12 12 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (13.95%) Marketing
12 12 (13.95%) Open Source

Scrum
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 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
1 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
1 3 (3.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 12 (13.95%) MS PowerPoint
1 12 (13.95%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.47%) IaaS
1 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (10.47%) PaaS
1 9 (10.47%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Axure RP
1 12 (13.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 8 (9.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (3.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.49%) Hudson
3 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.49%) JUnit
3 3 (3.49%) SpecFlow
4 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.33%) GoCD
4 2 (2.33%) Grunt
4 2 (2.33%) gulp
4 2 (2.33%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.33%) Mocha
4 2 (2.33%) Selenium
4 2 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.16%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (13.95%) Marketing
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (2.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.16%) Automotive
5 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Developer
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 17 (19.77%) Business Analyst
4 15 (17.44%) User Researcher
5 12 (13.95%) Digital Analyst
5 12 (13.95%) Digital Business Analyst
6 11 (12.79%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (10.47%) .NET Developer
8 8 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
9 7 (8.14%) C# Developer
10 6 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Agile Delivery Manager
11 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.81%) Product Owner
12 4 (4.65%) Project Manager
13 3 (3.49%) Full Stack Developer
13 3 (3.49%) Java Developer
13 3 (3.49%) Senior Developer
13 3 (3.49%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.88%) Web Services
2 18 (20.93%) .NET
3 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
4 15 (17.44%) HTML
5 13 (15.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (15.12%) CSS
6 10 (11.63%) HTML5
7 9 (10.47%) .NET Framework
8 8 (9.30%) Dapper ORM
8 8 (9.30%) Entity Framework
8 8 (9.30%) LESS
8 8 (9.30%) Sass
9 7 (8.14%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.65%) jQuery
11 4 (4.65%) Node.js
12 3 (3.49%) JSP
12 3 (3.49%) Servlets
12 3 (3.49%) WCF
12 3 (3.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) User Experience
2 13 (15.12%) Social Media
3 7 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.16%) EPoS
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.16%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
1 3 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Android
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) CentOS
2 1 (1.16%) Fedora
2 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (98.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Kanban
3 26 (30.23%) Project Management
4 20 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (22.09%) BDD
5 19 (22.09%) Usability Testing
6 18 (20.93%) Psychology
6 18 (20.93%) TDD
6 18 (20.93%) Waterfall
7 16 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (18.60%) User Stories
8 15 (17.44%) MVC
8 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2
9 13 (15.12%) Service Design
10 12 (13.95%) Analytics
10 12 (13.95%) Cognitive Psychology
10 12 (13.95%) Open Source
11 11 (12.79%) Business Analysis
12 10 (11.63%) BPR
12 10 (11.63%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) C#
2 10 (11.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.98%) Java
3 6 (6.98%) SQL
4 3 (3.49%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.49%) Korn
4 3 (3.49%) Perl
4 3 (3.49%) Python
4 3 (3.49%) Ruby
4 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.33%) ES6
5 2 (2.33%) Go
5 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.16%) C
6 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
6 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.16%) R
6 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.49%) Sun Certification
5 2 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (5.81%) Ansible
2 3 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.49%) Terraform
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (13.95%) Adobe
1 12 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) Google
2 3 (3.49%) Red Hat
2 3 (3.49%) Sun
3 1 (1.16%) CODA
3 1 (1.16%) Xamarin
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