Period
to 19 July 2018

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 19 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.

Scrum
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 21 14
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 +23
Contract jobs citing Scrum 109 40 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 12.81% 6.33% 9.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.06% 7.53% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 30 61
Coventry median daily rate £488 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +3.66% +19.27%
10th Percentile £381 £350 £325
90th Percentile £578 £526 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £34.00 £15.49
% change year-on-year - +119.50% -67.65%

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 724 531 723
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.08% 84.02% 85.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 366 473
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £276 £258 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £512
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 32 18
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.95% +21.74% -9.21%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.58 £11.95
90th Percentile £43.75 £35.90 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -22.50% +17.65% -24.44%

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 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 106 (97.25%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (67.89%) Kanban
3 56 (51.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 53 (48.62%) .NET
5 52 (47.71%) BDD
6 49 (44.95%) Git (software)
7 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
7 48 (44.04%) MVC
8 45 (41.28%) TDD
9 44 (40.37%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (40.37%) ASP.NET
10 43 (39.45%) CSS
10 43 (39.45%) HTML
11 42 (38.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 40 (36.70%) Enterprise Software
13 37 (33.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 36 (33.03%) Dapper ORM
14 36 (33.03%) Web Services
15 35 (32.11%) C#
16 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
17 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
18 29 (26.61%) User Stories
18 29 (26.61%) User Experience
19 28 (25.69%) SOLID
20 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
21 18 (16.51%) SQL
22 16 (14.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
23 14 (12.84%) JIRA
24 13 (11.93%) Confluence
25 12 (11.01%) Acceptance Criteria

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 13 (11.93%) Confluence
2 2 (1.83%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.83%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 56 (51.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.59%) SaaS
3 4 (3.67%) IaaS
3 4 (3.67%) Serverless
4 3 (2.75%) PaaS
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.83%) Office 365
6 1 (0.92%) Force.com
6 1 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) Skype
1 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
1 2 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (31.19%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (1.83%) Big Data
2 2 (1.83%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.83%) HBase
2 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (44.95%) Git (software)
2 14 (12.84%) JIRA
3 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (4.59%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.59%) Grunt
4 5 (4.59%) gulp
5 3 (2.75%) Selenium
6 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.83%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (3.67%) Finance
2 3 (2.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.04%) Developer
2 42 (38.53%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.18%) Azure Developer
4 18 (16.51%) Delivery Manager
5 16 (14.68%) Analyst
6 15 (13.76%) Business Analyst
7 13 (11.93%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 13 (11.93%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 12 (11.01%) Agile Business Analyst
8 12 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (11.01%) C# Developer
8 12 (11.01%) Microsoft Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Agile .NET Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Agile Developer
9 11 (10.09%) Scrum Master
10 10 (9.17%) Digital Analyst
10 10 (9.17%) Digital Business Analyst
11 8 (7.34%) Transformation Manager
12 7 (6.42%) Digital Transformation Manager
13 6 (5.50%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) .NET
2 44 (40.37%) ASP.NET
3 43 (39.45%) CSS
3 43 (39.45%) HTML
4 42 (38.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (33.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 36 (33.03%) Dapper ORM
6 36 (33.03%) Web Services
7 31 (28.44%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (5.50%) jQuery
9 6 (5.50%) REST
10 5 (4.59%) Ajax
10 5 (4.59%) HTML5
10 5 (4.59%) Node.js
10 5 (4.59%) Semantic HTML
11 4 (3.67%) RESTful
11 4 (3.67%) WF
12 3 (2.75%) JSON
13 2 (1.83%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 40 (36.70%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (26.61%) User Experience
3 8 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.59%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) Robotics
6 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.34%) Windows
2 2 (1.83%) Android
2 2 (1.83%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.83%) Linux
2 2 (1.83%) Unix
2 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (97.25%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (67.89%) Kanban
3 52 (47.71%) BDD
4 48 (44.04%) MVC
5 45 (41.28%) TDD
6 44 (40.37%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (26.61%) User Stories
8 28 (25.69%) SOLID
9 16 (14.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 12 (11.01%) Acceptance Criteria
11 10 (9.17%) Coaching
12 7 (6.42%) Migration
12 7 (6.42%) Service Design
12 7 (6.42%) Swim Lanes
12 7 (6.42%) Target Operating Model
13 6 (5.50%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.50%) GAP Analysis
14 5 (4.59%) Domain-Driven Design
14 5 (4.59%) Test Automation
14 5 (4.59%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) JavaScript
2 35 (32.11%) C#
3 18 (16.51%) SQL
4 7 (6.42%) Java
5 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.83%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.83%) Scala
6 2 (1.83%) VBScript
7 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.92%) GCP
1 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.83%) Blue Prism
2 2 (1.83%) Citrix
2 2 (1.83%) VMware
3 1 (0.92%) Avaya
3 1 (0.92%) Google
3 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.92%) UiPath