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 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 31
Rank change year-on-year -1 +13  
Contract jobs citing Scrum 14 32 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.67% 7.75% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.04% 9.07% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 25 8
Coventry median daily rate £425 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.67%  
10th Percentile £350 £328 £264
90th Percentile £505 £503 £421
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.00 - -

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 199 353 235
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 80.57% 85.47% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 1048 624
Coventry median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
10th Percentile £298 £313 £219
90th Percentile £509 £500 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 48
Coventry median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +63.04%  
10th Percentile £14.20 £13.25 £11.61
90th Percentile £53.75 £44.83 £40.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.66% -4.00%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scrum in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Kanban
3 16 (38.10%) Project Management
4 12 (28.57%) Web Services
5 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (21.43%) Java
7 9 (21.43%) TDD
8 8 (19.05%) Finance
8 8 (19.05%) BDD
8 8 (19.05%) User Experience
9 7 (16.67%) Service Design
9 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 6 (14.29%) HTML
10 6 (14.29%) CSS
10 6 (14.29%) Open Source
10 6 (14.29%) User Stories
11 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (11.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (11.90%) Axure RP
11 5 (11.90%) Social Media
11 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (11.90%) Docker
11 5 (11.90%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) Cognitive Psychology

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 2 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
1 2 (4.76%) JBoss
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (4.76%) WildFly
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
2 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (11.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) IaaS
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.14%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) GitHub
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.76%) Big Data
2 2 (4.76%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Axure RP
1 5 (11.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
2 3 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.76%) Grunt
3 2 (4.76%) gulp
3 2 (4.76%) Hudson
3 2 (4.76%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.76%) JBehave
3 2 (4.76%) Mocha
3 2 (4.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.38%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) User Researcher
6 3 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Angular Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Web Services
2 6 (14.29%) CSS
2 6 (14.29%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (9.52%) .NET
4 4 (9.52%) HTML5
4 4 (9.52%) RESTful
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
5 3 (7.14%) Node.js
5 3 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.76%) CSS3
6 2 (4.76%) HornetQ
6 2 (4.76%) JAX-RS
6 2 (4.76%) RESTEasy
6 2 (4.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) User Experience
2 5 (11.90%) Social Media
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) Social Network
4 1 (2.38%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Android
1 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (97.62%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (42.86%) Kanban
3 16 (38.10%) Project Management
4 11 (26.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.19%) Waterfall
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 8 (19.05%) BDD
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) Service Design
9 6 (14.29%) Open Source
9 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 6 (14.29%) User Stories
10 5 (11.90%) DevOps
10 5 (11.90%) OO
10 5 (11.90%) Psychology
10 5 (11.90%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (11.90%) Usability Testing
10 5 (11.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) Java
2 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.90%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.76%) ES6
5 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) MCSA
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) MCSE
3 1 (2.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Adobe
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) CODA
4 1 (2.38%) hybris
4 1 (2.38%) Sun
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