Period
to 20 April 2019

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 April 2019 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 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -2 +11 -4
Contract jobs citing Scrum 128 123 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.50% 16.04% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.22% 18.64% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 93 53
Coventry median daily rate £475 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £366 £366 £330
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate £40.00 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year +26.98% - -

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 841 660 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 88.71% 86.05% 87.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 443 509
Coventry median daily rate £450 £425 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.24% +8.03%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £555 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 36
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.22% +40.63% +18.52%
10th Percentile £10.88 £13.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £35.75 £32.37 £28.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -10.26% -4.88% +13.89%

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 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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.

1 121 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (54.69%) Kanban
3 50 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (36.72%) C#
5 44 (34.38%) JavaScript
6 43 (33.59%) TDD
7 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
7 42 (32.81%) Web Services
8 41 (32.03%) .NET
8 41 (32.03%) HTML
9 40 (31.25%) CSS
10 38 (29.69%) MVC
10 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
11 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
12 36 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (27.34%) BDD
13 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (27.34%) SOLID
14 34 (26.56%) Dapper ORM
14 34 (26.56%) User Stories
15 28 (21.88%) User Experience
16 26 (20.31%) .NET Framework
17 20 (15.63%) SQL
17 20 (15.63%) Coaching
17 20 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
17 20 (15.63%) JIRA
18 19 (14.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 18 (14.06%) Confluence
20 15 (11.72%) 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 18 (14.06%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Primavera
2 1 (0.78%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.78%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 50 (39.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) GitHub
3 4 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.56%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.56%) IaaS
5 2 (1.56%) Office 365
5 2 (1.56%) PaaS
5 2 (1.56%) Serverless
6 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.78%) Azure ExpressRoute
6 1 (0.78%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.78%) SaaS
6 1 (0.78%) Slack
6 1 (0.78%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.13%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.56%) Firewall
2 2 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (29.69%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.63%) JIRA
3 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (4.69%) Selenium
5 4 (3.13%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.56%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.78%) Gitweb
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) JUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (2.34%) Retail
2 2 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (41.41%) Developer
2 31 (24.22%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.19%) Analyst
4 18 (14.06%) Business Analyst
5 15 (11.72%) Delivery Manager
6 13 (10.16%) Agile Business Analyst
7 12 (9.38%) C# Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 10 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (7.81%) Transformation Manager
10 8 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Agile Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
10 8 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
10 8 (6.25%) Digital Transformation
11 7 (5.47%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Backend Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Designer
12 6 (4.69%) Digital Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.81%) Web Services
2 41 (32.03%) .NET
2 41 (32.03%) HTML
3 40 (31.25%) CSS
4 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
4 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 34 (26.56%) Dapper ORM
7 26 (20.31%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.13%) React
10 3 (2.34%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 3 (2.34%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (2.34%) Spring
10 3 (2.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (2.34%) WCF
11 2 (1.56%) EJS
11 2 (1.56%) JSON
11 2 (1.56%) Velocity
11 2 (1.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) User Experience
2 20 (15.63%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) MVS
2 3 (2.34%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (94.53%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (54.69%) Kanban
3 43 (33.59%) TDD
4 38 (29.69%) MVC
5 36 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (27.34%) BDD
6 35 (27.34%) SOLID
7 34 (26.56%) User Stories
8 20 (15.63%) Coaching
9 19 (14.84%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 15 (11.72%) Acceptance Criteria
10 15 (11.72%) Workshop Facilitation
11 14 (10.94%) Agile Coaching
12 11 (8.59%) Sprint Planning
13 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (7.81%) Technical Leadership
14 8 (6.25%) DevOps
15 7 (5.47%) Decision-Making
15 7 (5.47%) Unit Testing
16 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.72%) C#
2 44 (34.38%) JavaScript
3 20 (15.63%) SQL
4 6 (4.69%) Java
5 5 (3.91%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.34%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.78%) C
7 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.78%) APMG
1 1 (0.78%) APMP
1 1 (0.78%) ISEB
1 1 (0.78%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
2 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.13%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.56%) XenApp
2 2 (1.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (0.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (7.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.13%) Citrix
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle
3 3 (2.34%) Freshdesk
4 2 (1.56%) Adobe
4 2 (1.56%) Cisco
4 2 (1.56%) F5
4 2 (1.56%) Juniper
4 2 (1.56%) Palo Alto
4 2 (1.56%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) VMware
5 1 (0.78%) Cadence
5 1 (0.78%) Google
5 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.78%) WSO2