Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 4 8
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4 +20
Contract jobs citing Scrum 108 118 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 11.99% 15.25% 12.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.17% 18.21% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 86 107
Coventry median daily rate £493 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.44% +12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £410 £343 £313
90th Percentile £600 £553 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £468 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +3.89% +12.50% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £15.49
% change year-on-year +43.94% +113.04% -65.58%

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 762 648 945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.57% 83.72% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 445 686
Coventry median daily rate £450 £415 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +0.91% +9.67%
10th Percentile £287 £240 £293
90th Percentile £588 £540 £545
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 23
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.53% +43.33% -23.08%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.80 £11.30
90th Percentile £37.00 £38.40 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%

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 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 105 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.26%) Kanban
3 39 (36.11%) TDD
3 39 (36.11%) User Stories
4 38 (35.19%) BDD
5 37 (34.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (31.48%) Git (software)
6 34 (31.48%) JavaScript
6 34 (31.48%) .NET
7 32 (29.63%) MVC
8 31 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (27.78%) HTML
9 30 (27.78%) CSS
10 29 (26.85%) Web Services
10 29 (26.85%) User Experience
11 26 (24.07%) ASP.NET
12 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (23.15%) Dapper ORM
13 22 (20.37%) Coaching
14 21 (19.44%) SQL Server
15 20 (18.52%) C#
15 20 (18.52%) .NET Framework
16 19 (17.59%) SOLID
17 18 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
17 18 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
18 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.19%) JIRA
20 10 (9.26%) SQL
20 10 (9.26%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 37 (34.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) PaaS
3 6 (5.56%) SaaS
4 5 (4.63%) IaaS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.93%) Force.com
5 1 (0.93%) GitHub
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.93%) HBase
2 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (31.48%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.19%) JIRA
3 7 (6.48%) Bitbucket
4 5 (4.63%) Grunt
4 5 (4.63%) gulp
4 5 (4.63%) Selenium
4 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (1.85%) Ant
5 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.85%) JUnit
5 2 (1.85%) Maven
5 2 (1.85%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.85%) Subversion
5 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.93%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (4.63%) Retail
2 4 (3.70%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (29.63%) Developer
2 26 (24.07%) Delivery Manager
3 24 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 23 (21.30%) Analyst
5 22 (20.37%) Business Analyst
6 19 (17.59%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 17 (15.74%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 14 (12.96%) Digital Transformation
9 13 (12.04%) Agile Business Analyst
9 13 (12.04%) Transformation Manager
10 12 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Manager
11 9 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 9 (8.33%) Agile Developer
11 9 (8.33%) Azure Developer
11 9 (8.33%) Scrum Master
12 8 (7.41%) Lead Developer
13 7 (6.48%) Designer
13 7 (6.48%) Digital Analyst
13 7 (6.48%) Digital Business Analyst
13 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (31.48%) .NET
2 30 (27.78%) CSS
2 30 (27.78%) HTML
3 29 (26.85%) Web Services
4 26 (24.07%) ASP.NET
5 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (23.15%) ASP.NET Web API
5 25 (23.15%) Dapper ORM
6 20 (18.52%) .NET Framework
7 8 (7.41%) jQuery
7 8 (7.41%) REST
8 6 (5.56%) JSON
8 6 (5.56%) Node.js
9 5 (4.63%) Ajax
9 5 (4.63%) HTML5
9 5 (4.63%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.78%) SOAP
11 2 (1.85%) Hibernate
11 2 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 29 (26.85%) User Experience
2 18 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.63%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (97.22%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (59.26%) Kanban
3 39 (36.11%) TDD
3 39 (36.11%) User Stories
4 38 (35.19%) BDD
5 32 (29.63%) MVC
6 31 (28.70%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (20.37%) Coaching
8 19 (17.59%) SOLID
9 18 (16.67%) Agile Coaching
10 10 (9.26%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 9 (8.33%) Migration
12 8 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
13 7 (6.48%) Service Design
14 6 (5.56%) CRM
14 6 (5.56%) Front End Development
14 6 (5.56%) Technical Leadership
15 5 (4.63%) OOP
15 5 (4.63%) Web Design
15 5 (4.63%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.48%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.52%) C#
3 10 (9.26%) SQL
4 7 (6.48%) Java
5 4 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) Scala
6 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe
2 2 (1.85%) SAP
3 1 (0.93%) Blue Prism
3 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com