Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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.

Scrum
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 7 35
Rank change year-on-year +2 +28 -6
Contract jobs citing Scrum 104 134 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.07% 12.82% 4.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.72% 14.47% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 109 29
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -20.00%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £180
90th Percentile £557 £540 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Coventry median hourly rate - - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £15.49 £45.00
% change year-on-year +113.04% -65.58% +650.00%

Scrum 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 622 926 587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.17% 88.61% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 647 398
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £254
90th Percentile £548 £543 £559
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £10.95 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.40 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -1.23%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

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 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 89 (85.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) Kanban
3 44 (42.31%) C#
4 43 (41.35%) .NET
5 38 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 35 (33.65%) Git (software)
6 35 (33.65%) BDD
6 35 (33.65%) MVC
6 35 (33.65%) TDD
7 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
8 31 (29.81%) SQL Server
8 31 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (27.88%) HTML
9 29 (27.88%) CSS
10 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (20.19%) User Experience
12 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET
13 18 (17.31%) Web Services
13 18 (17.31%) SQL
13 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (16.35%) SOLID
15 15 (14.42%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
15 15 (14.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (13.46%) Dapper ORM
16 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
17 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
17 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
18 12 (11.54%) Wiki

Scrum
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 9 (8.65%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.81%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.81%) GlassFish
2 5 (4.81%) JBoss
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (4.81%) WildFly
3 4 (3.85%) Confluence
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) IaaS
2 5 (4.81%) PaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.92%) SaaS
4 1 (0.96%) GitHub
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (29.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.81%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
3 5 (4.81%) Hadoop
3 5 (4.81%) MySQL
3 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
3 5 (4.81%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (33.65%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) JIRA
3 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.81%) Hudson
4 5 (4.81%) JBehave
4 5 (4.81%) JUnit
5 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.92%) Protractor
6 2 (1.92%) Selenium
7 1 (0.96%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.96%) Xcode
General
1 8 (7.69%) Retail
2 3 (2.88%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Automotive
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Digital Economy
4 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 56 (53.85%) Developer
2 26 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 22 (21.15%) Azure Developer
4 15 (14.42%) C# Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Angular Developer
6 11 (10.58%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.69%) Scrum Master
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Agile Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (6.73%) Digital Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Analyst
9 6 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.77%) Transformation Manager
10 5 (4.81%) Designer
10 5 (4.81%) UI Designer
11 4 (3.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (3.85%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.85%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (41.35%) .NET
2 29 (27.88%) CSS
2 29 (27.88%) HTML
3 28 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 19 (18.27%) ASP.NET
5 18 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (17.31%) Web Services
6 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.46%) AngularJS
7 14 (13.46%) Dapper ORM
8 7 (6.73%) Spring
9 6 (5.77%) HTML5
10 5 (4.81%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.81%) HornetQ
10 5 (4.81%) Java EE
10 5 (4.81%) JAX-RS
10 5 (4.81%) JSON
10 5 (4.81%) RESTEasy
10 5 (4.81%) RESTful
10 5 (4.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) User Experience
2 15 (14.42%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (11.54%) Wiki
4 9 (8.65%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.88%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.96%) FMCG
8 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.96%) Robotics
8 1 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Android
2 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.85%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
4 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.96%) Unix
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (85.58%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (50.96%) Kanban
3 35 (33.65%) BDD
3 35 (33.65%) MVC
3 35 (33.65%) TDD
4 31 (29.81%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (16.35%) SOLID
6 15 (14.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 12 (11.54%) Analytics
10 11 (10.58%) SEO
11 10 (9.62%) Front End Development
11 10 (9.62%) Pair Programming
11 10 (9.62%) Refactoring
12 9 (8.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 9 (8.65%) Web Development
13 7 (6.73%) Software Delivery
13 7 (6.73%) Usability Testing
14 6 (5.77%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.31%) C#
2 34 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 18 (17.31%) SQL
4 11 (10.58%) Java
5 5 (4.81%) Scala
6 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.88%) Apple Swift
7 3 (2.88%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.88%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.92%) ES6
8 2 (1.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.96%) VB
9 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (10.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) MCSA
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.96%) MCSE
3 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle
3 2 (1.92%) Adobe
3 2 (1.92%) Google
4 1 (0.96%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.96%) hybris
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin